Mothering Forums

Mothering Forums (http://www.mothering.com/forum/)
-   January 2012 (http://www.mothering.com/forum/16935-january-2012/)
-   -   Belly Picture Thread (http://www.mothering.com/forum/16935-january-2012/1317428-belly-picture-thread.html)

Devaskyla 06-13-2011 01:07 PM

Post your belly pics here ladies!

kelseywhitney 06-13-2011 01:47 PM

week 11.jpg

week 11


inky leeuhhh 06-13-2011 05:48 PM

that belly is adorable kelsey!


bentlaj11 06-13-2011 08:00 PM

Awww. I wish mine looked so cute, Kelsey! It's just all pudgy bloat..haha. Also, happy belated b-day! Hope you had a good one!

 

Can't wait to see more pics. I need to get some taken soon. I'm definetly alot more bloated earlier on than I was w/DS :)


montessorimama1 06-13-2011 11:44 PM

@ 9 weeks... It's a bump and it seems to grow daily!!!  :)

 

week 9.JPG


kelseywhitney 06-14-2011 02:40 PM

@ montessorimama1- Sooo Cute of a bumb. :)


element2012 06-14-2011 06:09 PM

Kelsey and montessorimama, so cute! So happy for you both!  I just look bloated and/or pudgy :-)


danamichele 06-14-2011 06:18 PM

Soooo cute! 

 

I'm jealous.  This is my second and I was hoping to show earlier. I'm feeling plenty pudgy, but I don't think it's necessarily due to pregnancy.  :/ (Bad timing to gain weight, right before the BFP.)  Soon enough I shall have my bump, too, I guess. 


Kaitlyn811 06-16-2011 03:24 PM

Oh dear..I'm too embarrassed to post. I'm almost 3 months now..I was pudgy before though (I was on a diet..and then poof..bean happened) and now I just feel like a mack truck. Y'alls bellies are so cute though!


Sweet.Bee 06-17-2011 06:09 AM

This is baby #2.

 

4 weeks:

1000x500px-LL-ce3ef548_4w.jpg

 

 

And 8 weeks:

f7b45e19_8w.jpg


inkslinger 06-17-2011 09:58 AM

I'm pretty sure mine is still bloat :)


kismetbaby 06-21-2011 08:54 PM

Nice pics Sweet. Bee!!!! I love the way you have edited them. ..wish I had the time to do that! What software are you using?

 

So, I took some pics today at 9wks and 4 days and it looks like I may be in denial that I can keep this pg to myself till the 12wk u/s! LOL!  I think I have a belly already! Eek. .. I'm sure 50% is bloat/fat, but still, I didn't look like this till 14 wks with my son as I recall.  Kinda fun to have a belly, but awkward when keeping the pg a secret.  hmmmm

 

http://i729.photobucket.com/albums/ww293/kismetbaby/P6210964.jpg

 

btw--how do you post the pic so it shows up in the thread instead of as a link???


Sweet.Bee 06-22-2011 12:16 AM

kismet, they didn't really take too long to make; what took time was deciding what I wanted to do in terms of editing. winky.gif I use photoshop, though something like iPhoto would probably do the same and be more user friendly.

 

Other things I keep in mind for photos:

- Use natural light (a room with indirect sun that's streaming in through the window works well; direct sunlight may blow out your skin, esp. if you are ghostly pale as I am).

- Use an uninteresting background (like a plain wall).

- Take a lot of photos to ensure you get a good one (advantage of digital).

 

Most of you probably already know this, but I thought I'd share in case someone has no idea where to start when taking belly pics. innocent.gif


writinglove 06-22-2011 11:18 AM

Thanks for the tips, sweetbee!


Devaskyla 06-26-2011 12:24 AM

Sadly, I just look fat and will for at least a couple more months. Looking forward to seeing more pics of everyone, though! I love seeing baby bellies.


montessorimama1 06-26-2011 06:39 AM

So i had this cute little rounded bump, and then it got all weird and now my stomach is popping out almost more than my belly and i look deformed, like a propane tank. Super sexy (not!), just in time to meet up with DH... sigh...

softlysinging 07-04-2011 07:23 PM



Quote:
Originally Posted by kismetbaby View Post

btw--how do you post the pic so it shows up in the thread instead of as a link???

 

use the little image button (a little more than halfway over on the right hand side, next to the button that looks like film)

 

14 weeks:

 

5903077739_d78603fc4e_m.jpg

 


Kindermama 07-04-2011 08:04 PM

DSC05022.jpg

13 weeks! I went from flat to this in what felt like overnight! I was all bloated for weeks and then that went away and the belly appeared! 


Sweet.Bee 07-05-2011 05:57 AM

12 weeks:

704304

 

I feel like the bump is growing faster this time around.


BeanSprout Mama 07-05-2011 12:49 PM

I haven't taken any belly pics yet.  I never do until around 20 weeks. I am plus size anyway so even though I can see a difference in my belly despite having lost 10 pounds I know that to the rest of the world it just looks like I'm getting fatter.

 

You all look fantastic!


bentlaj11 07-06-2011 11:39 AM

13 wk picture. The bloat never went away, so I decided it was time to start taking pictures! Sorry it's a little blurry! I look as far along as I did at 18 wks w/DS.

13wks.JPG


kelseywhitney 07-06-2011 08:56 PM

week 13.jpg

Week 13

Week 14.jpg

Week 14


wombjuice 07-09-2011 09:04 PM

Hey, I can join you ladies!  My belly kind of popped out of nowhere!  I am a little over 13 weeks--first baby.  Some of it is definitely bloating, but my uterus is definitely up out of my pelvis and palpable.  Very, very cool. love.gif

 

Photobucket

 


cedarwoman 07-10-2011 08:26 AM

13.5 weeks :)

 

IMG_3861_2.jpg


mamasmoman 07-15-2011 11:31 AM

twelve weeks!008.JPG


montessorimama1 07-16-2011 02:30 PM

Ah!  Such cute bellies!!  I can finally post my updated one @ 14w2d, baby #1.  DH swears there are two babies in there... (sorry if they're a little blurry, my camera sucks)...

 

week 7-14.jpg

 


wombjuice 07-16-2011 07:03 PM

Such pretty bellies!! love.gif


lactatinggirl 07-17-2011 07:32 AM

I can't get them all to post here, but I have a series of pregnancy photos on my blog because I've been posting (mostly) weekly on pregnancy topics. Here's the list of my pregnancy posts and there are pictures in them. Sadly, I missed weeks 7-9 and I think it was somewhere in there where my belly turned from bloating to actual baby (or mostly organs). :-P


softlysinging 07-18-2011 08:23 AM

5950395121_7ca6569d67_m.jpg

16 weeks


cedarwoman 07-24-2011 02:02 PM

Fifteen and a half weeks! fifteenweeksplusabit.jpg



All times are GMT -7. The time now is 08:15 PM.

Powered by vBulletin® Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Resources saved on this page: MySQL 7.14%
vBulletin Optimisation provided by vB Optimise (Pro) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2014 DragonByte Technologies Ltd.
User Alert System provided by Advanced User Tagging (Pro) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2014 DragonByte Technologies Ltd.