Week 12 Pregnancy Recap
Nov29

Week 12 Pregnancy Recap

How far along? 12 Weeks (ended about November 29, 2013). Size of Baby According to The Bump, the baby is about the size of a plum, measuring 2.1 in. and weighing .49 oz. Most critical systems are formed, reflexes are developing, fingers and toes can curl, and the brain is developing fast! Maternity Clothes? Not yet. Symptoms The usual – tired, hungry, lots of pee breaks. Cravings/Aversions Nothing unusual, but still craving...

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Women’s Half Marathon (While Pregnant) Race Recap
Nov25

Women’s Half Marathon (While Pregnant) Race Recap

Fourth half marathon this year, second while pregnant (although I didn’t know the first time), three bathroom breaks. Pre-Race Training for this half marathon was rough. I have been absolutely exhausted throughout my first trimester, so running after work was out of the question and running early in the morning was hit or miss. I have consistently run 1-2 minutes per mile slower during training and occasionally walked in the middle of...

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Week 11 Pregnancy Recap
Nov22

Week 11 Pregnancy Recap

How far along? 11 Weeks (ended about November 22, 2013). Size of Baby According to The Bump, the baby is about the size of a lime, measuring 1.6 in. and weighing .25 oz. Fingers and toes are no longer webbed and tooth buds, hair follicles and nail beds are forming! Maternity Clothes? Not yet. Symptoms Tired, lots of pee breaks, losing my breath faster when starting each run, 1-2 minutes slower than normal for each run, really hungry....

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Week 10 Pregnancy Recap
Nov15

Week 10 Pregnancy Recap

How far along? 10 Weeks (ended about November 15, 2013). I really wish I had a pre-pregnancy picture available! Size of Baby According to The Bump, the baby is about the size of a prune, measuring 1.2 in. and weighing .14 oz. Cartilage and bones are forming, organs are beginning to function, fingernails and hair are starting to grow, and the baby is swallowing and kicking! Maternity Clothes? Not yet. Symptoms Tired, lots of pee...

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