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I know its still pretty early for most of us but I thought I would start this thread anyways. Post your belly photos for all us to see and compare! Probably the easiest way to do it is to every time you take a new photo go back and edit your original post and add the new photo to your post. That way our thread doesnt get really long.

I will be 4 weeks tomorrow and I will be taking a photo then as my "before" photo.
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I'm a big girl already. It will take more than a kidney bean sized baby to show on me. I love those photo series on YouTube but mine would be pretty boring for 3/4th of the time.
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Ok Im gonna start this. . . . . . . Keep in mind that I am pretty "fluffy". I am only 5'3 and 140# already.

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i'm 5'2" and weigh 113 (i'm up 1 lb) ... i'm... hoping my pouch i've developed the last week or so is due to bloat from the vitamins or extra eating or what-not... because if there is more than one in there, oh lord...

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Aww, cute bellies ladies!!

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Ok Im gonna start this. . . . . . . Keep in mind that I am pretty "fluffy". I am only 5'3 and 140# already.

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You are not fluffy you look Great!

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You are not fluffy you look Great!
Thanks! I guess Im not really but I used to be 110 on a "heavy" day til my PCOS kicked in harder and I gained about 35 pounds in a few months. Kinda depressing but oh well!
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I know how you feel.. I am 5'7 and weigh 160ish.. I used to always maintain 140.. well up until baby #3 was born anyways lol.

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ok, pardon the hair and clothes. I've GOT to start taking these at the beginning of the day when I don't look awful. I'm disgusted with how fast I'm showing this time. I can already feel my fundus. Ugh!

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cute!!! such a noticeable difference in 2 weeks, too

beautiful belly, mama!
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I was just thinking this morning, "what happened to that belly picture thread? Did they ever make it a sticky?" and here it is! YAY! No pic from me yet (sorry, I know that's lame) but LOVE this thread!

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If I was computer savvy I would put up a pic. Maybe I will get my little sister to help me

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I added week 6 photo to my original post #3.
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Here's a link to my album. I'll update it every 4 wks. http://www.facebook.com/album.php?ai...699721&l=f21aa

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Here's a link to my album. I'll update it every 4 wks. http://www.facebook.com/album.php?ai...699721&l=f21aa
Wow you can tell a huge difference in 4 weeks time there! You are looking good mama!!!!

I can already tell a difference just from week 4 to week 6 on myself. I am wondering how much longer I can hold out on the maternity clothes. I have to until week 8 because we arent telling family until then. . . . So lounging in sweatpants til then! Yesterday at my Chiro appointment my chiros wife is his assistant and she was like have you lost weight? You look good. I just laughed and was like no, actually gained weight. I love her!! Lol
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Here's a link to my album. I'll update it every 4 wks. http://www.facebook.com/album.php?ai...699721&l=f21aa
Heather, you are a very brave woman to post your weight on there too!! So much braver than I ever would be!! Love the belly!!

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Hi all! I am 7w and EDD is 10.15.09!! Weee it is still surreal, I couldn't believe it for days, I took three tests and they turned instantly! Well my best friend recommended this site and I look forward to getting to know other preggers, she speaks highly of all the woman on this site!
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Heather, you are a very brave woman to post your weight on there too!! So much braver than I ever would be!! Love the belly!!
I know. LOL I decide to do it that way to help me not gain my normal 40 or more pounds. I still have an extra 20 on me from my last pregnancy.

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I know. LOL I decide to do it that way to help me not gain my normal 40 or more pounds. I still have an extra 20 on me from my last pregnancy.
At least you have a baby from those extra 20 pounds. . . I have a extra 30# but mine is just from PCOS and all the stuff that goes with that. . .
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Here's my conception-time belly photo, all exercised and everything. I already miss it... My food baby is huge right now, but I haven't had the chance to take another picture yet.

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Here's mine so far. The picture on the left is 5w2d and the one on the right is 6w2d. I need to clean my mirror!

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You all look great! I lost a lot of bloat this last week so mine isn't looking too impressive all of a sudden!

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My belly still doesn't look or feel any different than from when I took a picture at 3w4d, lol. I'm going to try to hold off "examining" it until 10 weeks and hopefully there'll be a worthwhile belly by then.

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You all look great! I lost a lot of bloat this last week so mine isn't looking too impressive all of a sudden!
Ha! Don't worry!
I was looking back at my pics from DS -- I'm exactly the same size in each pic from 5w to 13w!! It *seems* like it was a lot of bloat in the beginning. By 13w you can actually see some belly up higher, but it doesn't stick out any more than it did at 5w. Crazy, I know.

But that tells me that I might actually be able to delay maternity clothes for another 6 weeks. Man that'd be nice.

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I'll find another way, other than FB. That place is too public (ha! she says on MDC...).


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You could use photobucket

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