Upcoming Plans: 22 Weeks


Experiencing Loss / Sunday, November 10th, 2019

Honestly, I cannot be more grateful than what I am today. I cannot believe I am 22 weeks pregnant. I’m in my 6th month of pregnancy now. That feels really good to say. I’ve never gotten passed my 5th month.

All-White November

November is a big month for my husband and I. For one, it’s hubby’s birthday month. Hs birthday is November 19th. It’s also the month of our three son’s birthdays. Our first son’s birthday is approaching next week on November 12th. And our twins’ birthday is November 25th. We also have several other birthdays approaching this month including my sister’s birthday, my grandmother’s birthday, and my hubby’s grandmother.

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All-White November

In celebration of our son’s birthdays we wear all-white clothing the whole month of November. My husband started this tradition after losing our first son in 2017. I recently just joined the movement this year. Its really hard for me to keep white clean. Not to mention, I now have a large belly that catches everything that drops from my mouth. So if you see me with stains on my shirt, please forgive me lol.

Where am I Delivering?

Since I will be giving birth in Atlanta, I will be traveling to Atlanta at the end of this month to spend the rest of the season. Why Atlanta? Well that’s where I was born and raised. My immediate family is there and I definitely want my mom and sister to be there for me when I deliver.

Football season plays a major role in my anxiety. I will feel safer being near family in case pre-term labor tries to sneak up on me while hubby is at an away game. Being across the country away from my hubby is going to feel awful. This requires major sacrifices in order to make sure our baby is safe and taken good care of.

Some of the tasks that I will need to take on this month include scheduling car shipment, hiring movers for our December move, scheduling flights, and visiting my upcoming prenatal appointments. Oh wait, I’ll also be getting my braces off this month.

Pregnancy Update: 22 Weeks

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Taken @22 weeks 4 days

In all, pregnancy has been going great. No new symptoms as of now. The baby is doing great as well. My Cigna nurse was shocked that I had only gained 7lbs so far this pregnancy. She said that most women have already gained around 14lbs by 22 weeks. Yikes! We will be checking on the baby and my cervix next week November 12th. Keep those prayers coming. We really appreciate you all for the support and constant prayers. And thank you to my avid, faithful readers.

With Love,

Mrs. Goodwin

10 Replies to “Upcoming Plans: 22 Weeks”

  1. Hello

    Thank you for the update Morgan, still praying for you, Marquis and the baby. I thank you for giving us a glimpse inside of your life. We love you and you are an amazing women. Keep up the positive vibes girl.

    Always
    Vanessa Parra

  2. This is wonderful news, won’t our God do it!๐Ÿ™Œ๐Ÿฟ Thanks for the update and it sounds like you have everything under control. Continued prayers for you, the baby and your hubby. You got this Mommy.๐Ÿ™๐Ÿพ๐Ÿ˜Š

  3. Loving this update! I also love the idea of wearing white to honor your babies. I need to find something to do that honors my boy. I always keep you and your family in my prayers. I too am bereaved mother to a boy born sleeping when I was 7 months along. Your strength and love shines through every post. You have taught me a lot and I know Iโ€™m not the only one who feels this way. I always think I wish I could be your friend in real life because of our stories and Iโ€™m near the Bay Area. Haha. Anyways! Hereโ€™s to another week down. Best wishes traveling and getting ready for the future. โค๏ธ๐Ÿ˜ƒ

  4. Praising Hod for keeping you all safe and sound. I’ve been waiting for this update on you all and I’m glad things are going well plus you’re getting comfortable enough to enjoy being pregnant!

    Glad you’re having the baby here in the ATL….GA babies are the best!!

    Continued ๐Ÿ™๐Ÿฝ๐Ÿ™๐Ÿฝ for you Morgan…God is definitely with you guys!!

  5. Thanks for keeping us updated. Your story gives me hope, I suffer from unexplained infertility and have developed a mild depression. I know as long as I keep the faith and believe it will happenโค๏ธ I have had 3 pregnancies in all with one live birth, (9 year old) the others was still born and ectopic. Many Blessings to you and your husband๐Ÿ˜˜๐Ÿ™

  6. Happy 22! Praying for your heart and mind this month. I experienced loss with my quadruplets and I know the month of the Angels birthdays can be tough. I’m happy you are doing well, and also praying that your move goes smoothly. *hugs

  7. I love your post and Iโ€™m praying for you and you husband… ๐Ÿ™๐Ÿพ๐Ÿ™๐Ÿพ๐Ÿ™๐Ÿพโค๏ธโค๏ธ

  8. Greetings

    My 9 yr old daughter and I love reading your post and watching the Goodwinszn!! We are so Happy for your family and bundle of joy!!
    I was born in San Francisco, but I live in Lithonia, which you know is right near Atlanta,Ga.
    Thanks for sharing and being a role model as well as a representation of Black Love.

    Georgiana & Kyrah

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