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07/07/2013 at 21:08
As per title really.
I don't have a bump but can definitely see a difference in my tummy and waist. Size 10 jeans are tight and I'm reaching for my fat jeans every morning! Have t really told anyone yet other than on here and my 3 best mates but I think my mum will notice soon so I'm avoiding her!
My tunics for work are getting a little tight, they were very fitted anyway so thinking clients might start to notice as well or think I'm eating to many cakes.
I have a picture from 16 weeks with L and I have a very obvious bump, are the chances this one will show sooner? I'm thinner to start with this time if that makes a difference. And 9+2 today.
07/07/2013 at 21:50
I struggled to do up my work trousers just prior to my scan but had an obvious bump by about 15 weeks or so I think
07/07/2013 at 22:40
Thanks Ally. Think ill need to tell my folks this week,they go on holiday a week tomorrow so don't think I can hide it another 3 weeks until they get back!
07/07/2013 at 22:43
What do you think their response will be?
07/07/2013 at 22:46
I'm sure they will be over the moon.
The reason I haven't said already to my family is my cousin and his wife are 11 weeks pregnant with their first, which has taken a while to conceive and I didn't want to say anything until they had gone public - dont want to steal her thunder kinda thing.
Hoping she tells everyone in the next few days because I think she has 12 week scan this week.
07/07/2013 at 22:48
Ah right, I thought you were holding off cos you were worried about their response! I was terrified telling my mum this time round lol
07/07/2013 at 22:52
Haha no they will be happy I'm sure. Maybe not so much when I'm asking them to babysit in a couple of years right enough lol
08/07/2013 at 07:14
I had to do serious bump hiding from about 1o weeks, and when I announced it after the scan, quite a few people had guessed but not said anything.
08/07/2013 at 13:01
Well my cousin has just announced it after their scan this morning so ill tell my folks in the next few days!
08/07/2013 at 13:56
This is only my second and I'm only 6 weeks but I look huge! I have quite good ab muscles but it seems like they've moved outwards already. Even if I breathe in I still look like I've got a bump!
08/07/2013 at 15:39
I have never been really big with any of my pregnancies. I actually managed to keep my third child's bump hidden from work (I only work 1 day a week) until I was nearly 18 weeks! I had just come back off maternity leave in the June and pretty much got pregnant straight away after returning!
08/07/2013 at 18:55
I told work when I was 16/17 weeks and they hadn't twigged. I was a size 8/10 then so in some ways you'd think it might be harder to hide but I just wore skater style dresses and tunics that flared from under the bust so not that difficult to hide. I am sure I was showing earlier with each pregnancy.
08/07/2013 at 22:08
Thanks ladies. Told my parents tonight so don't mind who knows now!
I'm self employed so do t have an employer to tell so that's not a problem.
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