The B Squirt

Blog Posts from before and up to our children’s births

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The B Squirt Blogs were originally published on their own site. These pages were additional to the blog. 

Week 21 – 23 Update

By Bianca Johnson / January 26, 2014

Ok – so I am being awful at keeping this blog updated! I keep reading other people’s blog posts and never get round to posting my own update. Like someone else said, when you’ve been through what we have, it feels awkward just posting week on week that things are going well. I do acknowledge…

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HALFWAY! Looking forwards and backwards.

By Bianca Johnson / January 7, 2014

I can’t believe that I am half way through this pregnancy already! It has both dragged and flown by! I can’t believe that I haven’t done a proper update in almost a month either. I apologise to my avid followers. I don’t really have any real excuse except that I was being super lazy. In…

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Everything’s ok, just being super lazy.

By Bianca Johnson / January 1, 2014

I feel bad cos I haven’t posted an update. Everything is going well and I have started feeling The BSquirt move. We have had a super lazy festive season with just the two of us this year. The laziness has moved into all areas of my life. I promise to do a proper post soon,…

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Week 16 based on our New Dates

By Bianca Johnson / December 10, 2013

We had our 16 week scan with Dr P and baby has consistently measured 6 days ahead of my LMP, so we will now work on the new dates. Baby is the size of an avocado. Perhaps tonight calls for guacamole? How far along are you? New dates I am 16w3d. Revised due date is 24…

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Weeks 13 & 14 Update

By Bianca Johnson / December 1, 2013

According to my apps, baby is the size of a lemon or a kiwi – in South Africa these usually aren’t even close in size. How far along are you? Today I am 14 weeks and 2 days post LMP. My doctor though says I am 15 weeks and 1 day. And I’m officially in my…

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Friday Giggle

By Bianca Johnson / November 22, 2013

This morning hubby asked what I wanted for breakfast. I answered “food” because I wasn’t sure what we had. The picture above is what I walked in on in the kitchen. At least my Friday started with a giggle!

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12 Week Update

By Bianca Johnson / November 18, 2013

Friday was 12 weeks LMP. We had a super busy weekend so I’m only getting to posting now. I had the Pure Romance South African Convention in Johannesburg and so my hubby, sister and I drove up for 48 hours and drove back yesterday afternoon. Of the last 48 hours I’ve spent 13 in a…

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12 Week Appointment and Scan

By Bianca Johnson / November 12, 2013

Today was our 12 week appointment and detailed scan. The BSquirt is measuring 54 mm, which is 12W3d, I’m 11w4d since LMP. The estimated due date is around 24 May 2014. The scan included multiple checks for ruling out Down’s Syndrome: The Nuchal Fold is measuring 1.3 mm. The want it to be under 3…

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11 week Update

By Bianca Johnson / November 9, 2013

Yesterday was 11 weeks. According to my apps baby is the size of a fig or a lime.    How far along are you? 11 weeks and 1 day What’s happening with the baby? Arms and legs are continue to grow and they can now bend. Baby starts to kick, but this is still undetectable by…

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Week 9 – 10 Update & Some pics of my holiday

By Bianca Johnson / November 3, 2013

According to my apps, baby is the size of a prune or a green olive. Someone somewhere must grow really big green olives! How far along are you? Today I am 10 weeks and 2 days. What’s happening with the baby? Baby is now termed a foetus! Total weight gain? Weirdly I’ve lost more weight, down 0.7 kg…

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