28 Weeks Pregnant
Swelling and fluid retention are responsible for so many wonderful changes in pregnancy.
Moon face? Check.
Rings that no longer fit on your sausages fingers? Check.
I realized that my swelling had reached new heights when my husband gently suggested that I try using those anti-snore strips at night. You know, the ones that go around the bridge of your nose? I looked like a pro football player as I hit the sheets! (For what it’s worth, they did seem to help.)
Don’t be surprised if you get sinus congestion like I did. Other women report feeling like they have water in their ears. Here’s a list of some other wonderfully weird pregnancy side effects.