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Sweet Pea- Week 6

This week you are the size of a sweet pea! You are starting to grow facial features- nose, eyes, ears, chin and cheeks. Your circulatory system is becoming more sophisticated and you can wiggle your paddle- like hands and feet.

This week I was a little more tired and a little more moody. Morning sickness is still at bay most of the time, a little nausea/heartburn at night. Everyone says that heartburn is a sign of a full head of hair, so bring it on! The smell of food cooking can be a big turn-off and the main thing I like to eat right now is macaroni and cheese with hamburger. I also like my fruit smoothies and oatmeal for breakfast. I am trying to eat smaller meals throughout the day to help with nausea, which I feel so lucky so far not to have had much of.

Annie's Macaroni&Cheese and a non diary smoothie- preferred food

How Far Along: 6 weeks

Total Weight Gain: 0

Maternity Clothes: not yet but pants are starting to not fit- had to go up a size

Stretch Marks: not yet- stay this way please!

Sleep: good minus having to pee 1-2 times a night

Best Moment This Week: Stephen kissing my belly goodnight

Miss Anything: not having to eat when I'm not hungry

Movement: no, you are too tiny to feel!

Food Cravings: no cravings but mac and cheese is the only thing that sounds good. Had to have some gnocchi this week

Aversions: cooking food Gender: Mystery- my gut says girl Labor Signs: no too early!! Belly Button: in Wedding Rings: on Exercise: daily walks with the dog. stairs make me tired so haven't tried much more Mood: up and down, mostly good this week. Patience is growing shorter for things- end of the week was a "vote you off the island" kind of day Looking Forward To: first doctor appointment and telling people you exist!

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