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Baby Update | 18 weeks!

Hi dolls! It's baby update time! We had a pretty busy weekend. Saturday, we went to the casino for my dad's birthday / a firefighters fundraiser. We had to rush to eat as soon as we got to the casino because we had tickets to see Jeff Foxworthy so we hit up Hash House A Go Go. My tummy was still feeling yucky so I ended up just getting eggs and potatoes but everyone else got insane dinners. Their portions are HUGE! After we went and watched Jeff Foxworthy who was hilarious and gambled a little after.

Sunday, we had our gender reveal party for Anthony's side of the family! We found out last weekend last minute. My mom was begging us to go for an elective ultrasound so we scheduled one and found out what we're having early. The 21st, we have the anatomy scan which is where we would've found out the gender so now that'll be our "just to make sure" scan as well as checking out the baby.

Anywho, the gender reveal party was fun but I felt sick the entire time. Wahhh. Anthony made the cake since it was little last minute. How precious is he? He's SO excited about the baby! He made the cake so when you cut into it, the frosting is either pink for a girl or blue for a boy. Ready to find out?

It's a boy!
We're so excited! Everyone thought it was either boy or twins. Hahahaha. My mom is still convinced it's a girl and I could've sworn it was girl as well but we're so happy. We already have the name picked out for him!

How far along? 18 weeks | 3 days (Picture is from 18w1d)
Total weight gain: 5 pounds
Maternity clothes? A good mix of both. Maxi dresses are the best right now.
Stretch marks? None. Hoping that stays until the end.
Sleep: Over the weekend, not so much because my stomach hurt but last night was okay.
Miss Anything? Nothing really.
Movement: Sometimes I think I feel something but I'm not sure.
Food cravings: Nothing really. I could go for a smoothie though.
Anything making you queasy or sick: Over the weekend, everything was. Nothing right now.
Gender: It's a boy!
Labor Signs: -------
Symptoms: --------
Belly Button in or out? In.
Wedding rings on or off? On.
Happy or Moody most of the time: Happy!
Looking forward to: The anatomy scan on 21st to see how baby boy is doing! 


  1. What a fun way to reveal the gender! :)

  2. Yay! Baby boys are precious! They sure are sweet and love their Mommies! And, HOW CUTE is your fiance for making such a sweet cake! :)

  3. Congratulations! What an awesome cake!

  4. Ahh I love these parties! I'm so happy for you!

  5. The article is really detailed. Recently I have got to know about a couple who was planning to get a child. Now it's possible to select baby gender.


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