Monday, September 30, 2013

30 weeks

(of course I'm wearing a jumping&jellybean headwrap! :)  

How far along? 30 weeks!  Just 10 to go :)
Total weight gain: 18 lbs
Maternity clothes? Need to get some asap.  I'm back into my VS v neck tees that I over wore in my last pregnancy haha they are so comfy! 
Stretch marks? Same answer as last bumpdate ha 
Sleep: Depends on the night!
Best moment this week:  Picking baby girls name!  
Miss Anything? Not really... But I'm not going to lie, I'm definitely wishing I could indulge in some pumpkin beer!
Movement: Baby girl is a little ninja...  She'll be so quiet and then will randomly karate chop into my ribs. 
Food cravings: Gatorade.  & the simpler the food the more I like it... Wishing I could live off of cereal for the rest of the pregnancy :)
Anything making you queasy or sick: Meat.  I'm returning to my vegetarian ways like during Beckett's pregnancy.
Gender: Little Lady
Labor Signs: Some Braxton Hicks here and there.
Symptoms: Headaches, indigestion and leg cramps.
Belly Button in or out? Out
Wedding rings on or off? On
Happy or Moody most of the time: Been pretty happy!  So much to be thankful for :) 
Looking forward to: Getting into our new house!  Painting is done (can't wait to share it!  We made some pretty bold moves :))  & I cannot wait to decorate baby girls nursery!  

I posted on Instagram yesterday that we were planning on sharing Baby Alpert's name!  We are very excited to announce that Baby Girl Alpert has been named

My husband picked this name as soon as we put it on the table :) he's been referring to her as Ellia for the last few months and just recently I caught myself calling her by that name! It just fits :) 


  1. I think that name is perfect!

  2. OMG OMG OMG LOVE THE NAME!!!!!!! And you look GOOD!!!!

  3. Love the name mama!! And your so Stinkin cute!!...the usual;) Love your update!!

  4. The name!!!! Ellie <3 I have a friend who's daughter is named Elliana. I love it and you look so damn cute!

  5. Absolutely love the name!!! You look amazing and I can't wait to see how you designed your house!

  6. I don't need to tell you how much I adore the name ;) So happy to have another Ellia around!! Looking great and cannot wait to see the house painted!! xoxo

  7. Such a beautiful name!

  8. Her name is the sweetest. Your so lovely!

  9. Such a sweet name! First time stopping in as I found you on Instagram! I'm now following you via Bloglovin and look forward to reading more!