Thursday, January 13, 2011

First Trimester Pregnancy Journal: Week 6

This week I am 6 weeks pregnant. The baby is growing arms and legs and has a beating heart. It has started moving too. I'm happy to have gotten here. Once the fetus has a heartbeat, the chance of miscarriage is quite small. I continue to think sticky thoughts for this baby.

I continue to feel good. No morning sickness, nausia or otherwise ill effects. I make sure to sleep more and eat more too. It's becoming second nature to eat well and often.
I know there isn't much to look at in the photo above, but I can already feel and see myself growing.  My breasts are bigger and my torso is filling out.  
This weekend Alain and I went to the maternity store and I tried on some clothes using the belly pillow.  I can't imagine I will ever be that big! 


  1. You look so cute in this picture! I'm glad to hear you are feeling better and that things are progressing well!!

  2. Thanks! You'll be seeing me a lot in this outfit. I am doing all my belly shots in this outfit (as long as it fits that is!). Hold tight, more to come in the coming days and weeks!

  3. I appreciate your baby updates! I'm going through horrible baby urges myself and as much as it nags at me when I see pregnant women it fills the urge temporarily to hear someone's experience as a mother-to-be.

  4. I agree with Raili! :) I love seeing the belly pics of others! (Although I didn't care for my

  5. You WILL be big! Haha! Please eat well for as long as you can. I hope you never get morning sickness (because when you get it, it doesn't happen just in the morning, I had it all day).