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Welcome mommies from 1st Trimester Community (BFP to 13weeks). Your final stop is the 3rd Trimester Community (28w to 40w). Yay!
TP Thursday?
FloralMom posted:
TP Thursday was always my favorite part of the 2nd tri board...

How many squares are you today??

13w5d - Yikes!!! Already a 11 squares... I guess I should have tried to lose more weight between pregnancies.
MellieP10 responded:
Thanks for posting this, seems like it has been a while...
I am 16w3d and Im a little under 8 1/2 squares. This is also my first, so it is taking a bit to show.
terricody responded:
Im 16weeks 6days and 12 is that alot???
williamswifey responded:
can someone explain the squares to me?
Shauntrell replied to williamswifey's response:
You take some toliet paper and wrap it around your baby bump and count how many complete squares it takes to go around your bump.
Shauntrell responded:
18 weeks 2 days - 11 squares
woody1983 responded:
TOO scared to do this!!!! It could be very ugly!!!! .....k I did it...14 squares....dont' know if I should be happy or depressed :)
Ireland05 responded:
I am 25 weeks and 11 squares!
DaleCDean29 responded:
ok well this is my first time trying this, from hip to hip i have 5 squares
DaleCDean29 responded:
OH and I'm 25 weeks
eholdstein responded:
Is it hip to hip or all the way around?
Jennyhat replied to eholdstein's response:
It's all the way around.

I'm 11 squares at 20 weeks.
eholdstein responded:
18weeks exactly and 9 squares exactly. Doesn't sound too bad. :)
lilclone2b replied to eholdstein's response:
I am 18w2d and am 9.5 squares (I am glad to see others in this range because I keep getting told that I don't look preggo and it worries me!!)
Benenati responded:
I am 25 weeks 1 day and I'm just under 8 squares. Yes this was all the way around. WOOOOHOOO!!!!!!!

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