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#1 tess_d

Posted 08 October 2011 - 08:46 PM

I said about three weeks ago that I'd start this thread.. better late than never!

16 weeks...



Almost 18 weeks...





#2 mrs maple

Posted 08 October 2011 - 08:52 PM

you look very good tess

im ahead of you with 5 days (or so they say) but its my third.

dont know how to post photos, soon as i figure this out im in biggrin.gif

#3 tess_d

Posted 09 October 2011 - 06:12 AM

Thank you MrsMaple! I am loving being pregnant - even with a pinched nerve in my back!

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#4 YummyMummyMel

Posted 09 October 2011 - 07:48 AM

pregnancy defintely agrees with you Tess wink.gif You look gorgeous .. I, on the other hand handle pregnancy like being stung by a swarm of wasps and just swell at the word of pregnancy  ohmy.gif

I will take a new photo later today and post it wink.gif

#5 BrindleGirl

Posted 09 October 2011 - 07:42 PM

I agree Tess you look fabulous!!

I think its time I start taking bump pics, I sure as heck have a good bump happening this time, however it is my 3rd baby.

Is it your first Tess?

Yummymummymel - Do you have girls? I've heard (probably wives tale lol) that you swell more with girls)

***edited to add *** have noticed your sigs ladies and I see that it is your first Tess, congrats and Mel, you have two girls and a boy. Did you swell as much with your boy?

Edited by BrindleGirl, 09 October 2011 - 07:44 PM.


#6 nayjay

Posted 10 October 2011 - 09:41 AM

Wow!  Tess, you are absolutely gorgeous!  I have bump envy!

This is my 18 week bump.  My daughter took it this morning.


If my hands aren't there I don't really look pregnant...yet. biggrin.gif
18 week bump

ETA:
16 week bump

Edited by nayjay, 10 October 2011 - 09:46 AM.


#7 YummyMummyMel

Posted 10 October 2011 - 12:28 PM

BrindleGirl - I swelled with my son too, it's the way my body handles pregnancy and I hate it. I look huge sad.gif Then you get the strangers thinking they are telling you something that you didn't already know when they find out how how far I actually am and reply with "oh your huge, are you sure there's only one or your dates are out?" you know the normal stuff that sometimes you want to slap people in the face for but you just smile and nod .. like need the extra kick about my size sad.gif

nayjay - so sute original.gif <3

Anyways here I am, taken just this morning,



#8 BrindleGirl

Posted 10 October 2011 - 08:38 PM

Yummymummymel - You belly is similar to mine and I bet when you lay down it isn't as big? Well mine isn't when I lay but standing its as though I push everything up and appear 'bigger' and 'bloated'.

I must start taking photos!!

nayjay - I can see a bump!!! There is a huge difference in the two weeks as well, you had nothing at 16 weeks and I bet at 20 weeks your bump will be even more prominent  original.gif

#9 Fez83

Posted 12 October 2011 - 05:16 AM





Here I am @ 16+5 I wasn't even this big when I had DD1 at 36 weeks  ffear.gif

#10 YummyMummyMel

Posted 12 October 2011 - 08:09 AM

BrindleGirl .. I'm not a whole lot smaller when I lay down but a bit. It's fairly hard and round when I'm up and ^ that photo I'm even 'holding it in' lol

#11 nayjay

Posted 24 October 2011 - 07:41 AM

20 week bump.

I am sure it looks bigger in real life.

#12 Sammitty

Posted 24 October 2011 - 09:23 AM

17 weeks



19 Weeks free professional shoot



And i had to share my boy who is one next week!!



Edited by Sammitty, 24 October 2011 - 09:33 AM.


#13 Sammitty

Posted 24 October 2011 - 09:25 AM

Argh!! sorry its so big, new to photobucket and it wont let me edit!!!

SORRY!!

#14 nayjay

Posted 24 October 2011 - 09:52 AM

GORGEOUS pics Sammity!!!!! Your DS is so cute too!

I resized mine in photobucket by putting the cursor over the pic and a little toolbar comes up.  There is a resize button.  Click on it and you can scroll down to the size that you want then it automatically resizes the pic...although I think I made mine a little small LOL!

#15 samshine

Posted 25 October 2011 - 07:07 PM

Love the pics!

My 19 week bump, excuse the mess around my feet we are in the process of moving house.

It's a wee bit big, measuring 3 weeks ahead already - which is further than DS was at this stage and he was 9lb 9oz, argh.  Maybe just a typical 3rd baby!

#16 BrindleGirl

Posted 25 October 2011 - 08:39 PM

Am loving the bumps ladies!

Thought I'd add mine, I haven't taken many photos at all this pregnancy. Must be a 3rd pregnancy thing unsure.gif  This was me at 17.5 weeks.

samshine  Its nice to see someone else who is measuring quite large and large. So am I and i really think its a 3rd pregnancy thing. I was this size at 27 weeks with DS1 and around 24 weeks with DS2 weeks. I was only 17 weeks in this shot I think!


Edited by BrindleGirl, 25 October 2011 - 08:47 PM.


#17 Ards

Posted 26 October 2011 - 01:30 PM

WOW everyone looks so good! Sammity LOVE the professional photo you look stunning  biggrin.gif

I posted a pic on my blog this morning but can't get it to work here (stuuupid computers lol)

#18 lilmissmars

Posted 06 November 2011 - 06:14 PM

I haven't popped in here since the early days, but I am so glad I did now!

It must be a third baby thing because I already have people asking "if i have long to go"
There is another mum at school who has a bump half the size of mine and she is due next month.

I'll take a pic at some point. Just glad to see I'm not the only one with a big bump already original.gif

#19 nayjay

Posted 14 November 2011 - 07:04 AM

Gorgeous pics ladies!!!!

23 week bump.


#20 nayjay

Posted 19 December 2011 - 07:21 AM

Any more bump pics ladies?????


Bump at 27 weeks

and at 28 weeks


#21 ~Supernova~

Posted 22 December 2011 - 08:37 AM

This was at 28 weeks:



Starting to get a couple of stretch marks too cry1.gif I got barely any with DD.

#22 YummyMummyMel

Posted 08 January 2012 - 08:48 PM

today at 30+6


#23 JadeEmChar

Posted 17 January 2012 - 07:41 PM

Gorgeous bellies original.gif




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