(Closed) What are you looking forward to after giving birth???

posted 6 years ago in Pregnancy
Post # 2
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Worker bee
  • Wedding: April 2017

Only 9 weeks but I’m already looking forward to eating soft unpasteurised cheeses, pate and a rare steak! So mainly based on eating too! And having a cold beer ๐Ÿ™‚

Im sure my list will grow as the pregnancy progresses!

Post # 3
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Blushing bee
  • Wedding: August 2014

Snuggling with my baby, sleeping on my back, and having a large cold beer! I love my job but I’m excited for Mat leave too ๐Ÿ™‚

Post # 4
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Helper bee
  • Wedding: March 2015

I still have almost 14 weeks to go, but can’t wait to sleep on my back and stomach and feel less clumsy! I’m looking forward to a break from work, even though I know I’ll be exhausted caring for a newborn. I also can’t wait to eat a (nonheated) deli sandwich and raw sushi!

Post # 5
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Buzzing bee
  • Wedding: June 2014

I’m due August 3rd. Besides being soooo excited to meet my baby, I can’t wait to eat a cold turkey sandwich (already planning on having one for my first meal after delivery) and ride horses regularly! What’s your due date?

Post # 6
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Helper bee
  • Wedding: October 2015

I have 9 more days to go! I can’t wait to do anything and not having to lose my breath, get back pain, sweat, and so on… =P

Post # 7
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Honey bee
  • Wedding: September 2015 - Hotel Ballroom

Due in March. I ‘m having food aversions to my favourite food: cheese! I am looking forward to a nice glass of Melot, and some cheese and crackers ๐Ÿ™‚

Post # 8
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Busy bee
  • Wedding: September 2015

a nice beer and having my energy back!

Post # 9
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Bumble Beekeeper
  • Wedding: September 2013

A big glass of wine (ok probably a normal sized glass for awhile) and having my normal energy level back.  Some days I could really use a big glass of wine after dealing with toddler meltdowns

Post # 10
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Bumble bee
  • Wedding: September 2015

A glass of wine! And a cold cut sandwich that I did not have to heat the meat for. And no more heartburn, or nausea in general. I’m just ready to have my body back… 11 more weeks!

Post # 11
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Sugar bee

Hopefully it’s okay for me to chime in (last time I gave birth was almost 7 years ago but I remember this so clearly). I was looking forward to being able to sleep however I want to and to not feel so ‘heavy’ and to just get my damn body back.  Then they were born and I was looking forward to the day they were more independent/could use the bathroom on their own/dress themselves/do homework on their own, etc.   so right now, I am LOVING this stage right here.

Post # 12
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Bumble bee

I’m 6 weeks postpartum but I most looked forward to a nice glass of wine and walking without waddling ๐Ÿ™‚ 

Post # 13
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Buzzing bee
  • Wedding: October 2013

SUSHI. And sleeping on my stomach and back again.

Post # 14
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Bumble bee
  • Wedding: February 2016

Sushi, wine, beer, no heartburn, no shortness of breath, and of course… meeting our little man ๐Ÿ™‚

I still have 15 weeks to go, so I’m trying not to think about any of these things too much, haha. Just spent the weekend in Montreal for a bachelorette party, and having to skip out on half the food/activities was a pretty big bummer.

Post # 15
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Helper bee
  • Wedding: May 2015

All the food!  Mostly sushi and deli sandwhiches.  And not being paranoid if I’m at a friend’s house or BBQ if the food was handled properly.  I swear I even side eye my husband in the kitchen….

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