3 weeks pregnant signs and symptoms

3 Weeks Pregnant: Symptoms + Weekly Update

3 Weeks Pregnant: Symptoms + Weekly Update

I’m pregnant! As I write this, I’m almost six weeks pregnant with our second child.  Our first, Poppy, is 2.5 years old and this pregnancy is not a surprise — though, just like with Poppy, it’s a surprise how early it happened! I found out I was pregnant in the middle of this week. I was at my co-working space preparing for Black Friday and all at once, I felt nauseous, cramping and breast pain… … Read More

4 weeks pregnant symptoms

4 Weeks Pregnant: Symptoms + Weekly Update

4 Weeks Pregnant: Symptoms + Weekly Update

Most sources say that you won’t feel any symptoms at 4 weeks pregnant and that the symptoms you do feel are usually no different from your PMS symptoms. For me, that’s not the case.  My search history is riddled with disagreement with this notion.  If you’re in tune with your body, are hormonally sensitive, or just feel some symptoms that you don’t normally feel with your impending period, then you may very well feel symptoms … Read More

5 weeks pregnant symptoms and signs

5 Weeks Pregnant: Symptoms + Weekly Update

5 Weeks Pregnant: Symptoms + Weekly Update

At 5 weeks pregnant, I began to feel more pronounced pregnancy symptoms.  Symptoms started for me as early as week three, with emotional mood swings, breast pain, and slight nausea.  I had an OBGYN appointment for early pregnancy spotting and got to see the gestational sac on an ultrasound. This is also the week we told our daughter Poppy the news because the pregnancy was changing my behavior as I was more tired. She was … Read More