I am repulsed by eggs during both pregnancies. I actively avoid eating them. I do not have any swelling.
But I think it helps that
a) my BP is 100 over 70
b) I don't generally eat a lot of salt
c) we have central air...
I eat sushi all the time. Hell, it's what we did to celebrate the pregnancy was to go out for sushi.
I've had a delicious glass of red wine.
I eat lunch meat (sandwiches are so easy, and standing is...
I don't count kicks. She's very active, so it's not a concern for me. I think I understand what OceanSolitude is saying. She likes the reassurance that the baby is active and alive, but could easily do without the discomfort.
W is for water as that is one of the few places that I feel comfortable in is when I'm submerged in water. Also, water breaking, so that I know that this 42 week long agonizing hell is over.
(If I had gotten V, it would have...