40 weeks pregnant – My due date has arrived, but still no baby!

40 weeks pregnant - my due date has arrived but still no baby - motherhooddiaries

No baby.

Not even a sign that the baby is on his way! I’ve started eating tons of pineapple which has given me the runs and I’m walking absolutely everywhere to help the process along. I’m just ready to have this baby now. I can’t wait to meet our baby and I’m starting to feel very, very uncomfortable.

40 weeks pregnant - motherhooddiaries

The baby puts a lot of pressure on my bladder when I’m in an upright position. But if that enables him to drop down into my pelvis then so be it. I hope he doesn’t wait too long to come out

A fun fact – We have reached our due date! Yay!

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Leyla Preston (575 Posts)

Leyla Preston is the owner and Editor of Motherhood Diaries global magazine for parents. Leyla is a busy mother of two even busier boys; Aron, 8, and Aidan, 6. When Leyla isn’t feeding, managing a gazillion tasks or cleaning the infinite mess at home, she is busy working on this magazine and a new cooking channel coming very soon – no rest for the wicked! You can follow Leyla on Twitter (@M_Diaries) or join the busy Motherhood Diaries Facebook group where all mums get together and share stories and solutions with one another: https://www.facebook.com//groups/motherhooddiaries/