Bump Update: 18 Weeks

I figured it was time for another bump update. The last time I did one was a month ago when I announced my pregnancy!

{Blazer: Zara (old), Sweater: Gap (old), Skirt: Forever 21 (old), Booties: BCBG (old), Necklace: Rire Boutique}

My bump is now actually starting to show if I wear more fitted tops, which I'm pretty excited about. I am almost halfway through this pregnancy. On one hand, it seems like time has flew and every once in awhile I feel a slight twinge of panic about all the things we have still yet to do, which is... everything. And on the other hand, I feel like I've been pregnant for a year now and can't believe I am only halfway. I hear the second half definitely flies by quicker than the first, plus with the holidays coming up I know it will go by fast!

Food that I miss the most: Sushi. Man do I miss eating sushi. And it just so happens it's about the only thing I crave. Figures right?

Drink that I miss the most: Coffee. I miss it so much that even just smelling coffee makes me happy.

Clothing that I miss the most: Not much so far besides all those cute colored jeans that I wore last fall and can no longer fit into. 

None of these bother me too much because I'm just so happy to have this little bundle of joy and wouldn't trade it for all the sushi, coffee, or skinny jeans in the world!

127 comments:

Luba Dimitrova said...

You will be the sweatiest mommy ever !

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Pooja Mittal said...

Awwww... God bless you and your baby.. I saw your pregnancy announcement pics too, bump has really grown big...
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two birds said...

You look so cute! This outfit is adorable. I love the rugged boots with the ladylike skirt and blazer. Almost halfway there! Yay!

Rachelle (http://pinksole.com/) said...

you are the sweetest and cutest mommy ever.

Sheree said...

I love that you are starting to show..yu look so cute.
I don't know if you care or would but just letting you know that there is tons of research now that says one cup of coffee a day is completely fine..I did with my second, and she's totally normal...lol!
Hope you continue to feel good!
Sheree xxx

Gina said...

You look so adorable and beautiful and happy! I love the little bump and I love the green stripes & pink blazer combo.
Fabulous look. This is one of my favorites on you.

XO, Gina
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Elsha said...

You are the most beautiful woman :) I love that your little bump is starting to show and i can't believe you are already half way through!! Madness!

Lauren {Fizz and Frosting} said...

Such a sweet little baby bump! You are looking great! Love this skirt too. :)

Schnelle said...

Oh m goodness! I'm so behind on reading that I totally missed your announcement! Congrats- that's SO exciting!!! Love that sweater btw.

Alyssa said...

Eek! How cute are you?! And no sushi sounds like straight up torture. Can't say I'm looking forward to that!

SydneysFashionDiary.com said...

The pregnancy will be over before you know it. Love your skirt. Too bad it's not current. Take care =)

Kim Alston said...

Your bundle of joy will be here before you know it Yi-Chia! Enjoy every moment.
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Adam said...

I never realized sushi was bad for pregnancy.

Jane said...

lovely bump. And wow. already halfway though. have a great second half!

Sam said...

You look so adorable, and god to know these past 18 weeks are going well. Can you not have decaf coffee maybe? I don't know what I would do without coffee. Love your pastel pink blazer, the striped top is so excellently paired with it.

Katie said...

hello adorable pregnant woman!! you are so cute!

TheTinyHeart said...

Your cute little bump is starting to show now! You look adorable!

-Sharon
The Tiny Heart

Emmylou said...

You look great, Yi-chia! (((hugs))) Enjoy this time while you can sleep...heeheee...
And I'll let you on a little secret...I drank a small cup of coffee once a day with the my three pregnancies. I think I would've literally died if I couldn't drink that, so the doctor told me it was ok on my case:D

Frannie Pantz said...

Trust me, it will go by so, so, so fast and so will your baby! I can't believe my first baby is about to be a teenager next month! Or that my second baby just lost his two front teeth! Or that my baby baby just got her ears pierced and can clean them herself. :-( Enjoy it all you can! You look adorable!

Simply Evani said...

My biggest fear about pregnancy (well my biggest silly fear) is the withdrawals I'll have from sushi. It's terrifying. Haha

Caitie Schlisserman said...

OMG! I missed that post of you announcing your pregnancy.... congrats!!! You are going to be the cutest preggers lady!

xxx
Lady à la Mode

sip-n-wear said...

Ah... The craving for sushi and coffee while prego... I totally can relate... You can drink coffee still and i heard people eat sushi while prego in japan...? I was careful and didnt do that, but the cravings are so painful sometimes... You look super cute by the way! Do you know the gender yet?

Lindy Maddox said...

You are so adorable!! Love this look and your little belly :)

Carly said...

Oh man, I miss sushi like nobodies business!!! I've already found the closest sushi place to the hospital!!!

You look great!

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Adeola Naomi Aderemi said...

You are radiating the joy inside you and you look amazing!!!

Anouka K said...

Love the blazer and the skirt!

Kelly Yeh said...

Aww Congrats! Still looking stylish =)

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Skylette from Sequins & Stilettos said...

I can't believe how close you are to finding out the gender! That is the most exciting part for me. :)

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Daisy Gem said...

Congrats again and loving the baby bump styles!

-Jenny, DaisyGem

Melinda W. said...

you win the award for the best style/look during pregnancy! looking so pretty as always!

MI VIVERE .


Alicia Mackin said...

Oh yes it will be worth it in the end. Soon you are going to have to switch to maternity clothes. Or just get lots of leggings and long slouchy sweaters and tops.

Ali of Dressing Ken

Meg {henninglove} said...

you are so darling in this outfit!! i love the booties even with the skirt despite my husband's protest he doesn't like the look but i do and a woman's opinion is what counts ;-)

Ginny MyNewFavoriteOutfit said...

You look great! Such an exciting time for you! I missed suchi too :(

jackie jade said...

you look so great! and you could always try decaf coffee? :)
-- jackie @ jade and oak

Lovely Mom said...

Wow, More beautiful ^_^

Charu Sharma said...

You looking so cute and that happiness making you more glowy darling :)
I have a 2 yr old and right now, I am stopping his breastfeeding. Too tough a phase it is...for both of us :(

God bless you both!!
Love, Charu

Darcy said...

You look so cute! I can't believe you're already half way. I feel like I just read that you were pregnant! And I totally agree... I think coffee would be the hardest thing to do without. I just love the whole ritual of coffee in the morning!

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xoxo Kellz* said...

aww ure so cute:0)

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Jeans and a Teacup said...

I would have such a hard time giving up coffee...I don't even want to think about it! haha... You are looking so good! Love the tweed skirt!
~Jessica
Jeans and a Teacup

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Who is that Girl Mo? said...

Time does fly! With the upcoming holiday season, it'll pass even quicker. :-) I like the striped and polka dot sweater. Nice shade of green.

Mo

Susannah said...

I'm so glad your pregnancy is going to see. Your little belly is adorable!

Ricademus said...

I especially like outfits with several "old" items in them. I imagine clothes being like the toys in Toy Story and that it's sad for them when we don't wear them. :)

If the first commentor meant you will be the sweetest mom ever, I tend to agree with that...you'll be a great mom--and you're right, time will go by fast until the little bundle of joy arrives. But you've got plenty of time to get everything done. It feels like it's more than it actually turns out to be after you're done.

emily | shell chicd said...

You are perfect!! Pregnancy is simply adorable on you :) And I seriously love those booties.
xx, Emily
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Annie said...

I would totally miss sushi too! You look SO cute...love the ankle boots :)

Annie
The Other Side of Gray

Jill J. said...

You look amazing!! I love the bump updates. So exciting!!

Jill
Classy with a Kick

Sarah Flandro said...

Aww your little bump is adorable. You look super happy. The first and second trimester seemed to fly by for me and the third went excruciatingly slow. (It was of course, the most uncomfortable time in my pregnancy...figures, right?) Anyway congrats on your pregnancy!!

xo, Sarah

Hustla, baby.

lisacng @ expandng.com said...

You are glowing! Almost halfway through -- TIME FLIES! And with the holidays coming, it'll go even faster. Glad you are enjoying it and not missing (too much) the food and drink. You can have them soon enough :D!

Makaila said...

Ooooooh, sooo sweet! And you are just ADORABLE! Not being able to eat Sushi.. I so get that. It's a craving that isn't satisfied by anything else. But having to abstain- yes. Worth it. ;)

KC said...

Looking great on this outfit. Congrats Maylee :)

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Nicky mywishstyle said...

You are adorable and sweet. With you all the best!
Ciao

Rebeca Muñoz López said...

Oooh already noted the tummy, that emotion! pink and green is a nice Maylee :)

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ΣΤΕΦΑΝΙΑ ΦΡΑΓΓΟΥ said...

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Jane B. said...

Hi Yi Chia! CONGRATS to you and your hubby! Gosh, I haven't been on blogger for a while and I miss so much, lol!! I am so happy for you guys and you are the cutest!!

Have a great day :-)

~Jane B

Jen ♥ said...

You are the cutest! 18 weeks was when my stomach popped too - I woke up one morning & bam! There it was! Now there's no mistaking it no matter what I wear (I'm 28 weeks now for comparison). And I know EXACTLY how you feel - January still feels like it's forever away but I feel like I've been pregnant my whole life! And don't worry...we still don't have a single baby item yet. ;-)

Also, my Dr said it's OK to have 1 cup of coffee a day, especially if you were a coffee drinker before. It's sort of like exercising - if you were doing it before, it's ok to continue what you were doing, just not too smart to start anything new. I may get slammed for this because many people think it's not OK at all. But hey, some people drink wine during their pregnancies too so..I say to each her own! Anyway, if you're really craving it go for decaf!

You look awesome girl - love this outfit! Is it all non-maternity stuff?

ALLAROUNDEVE said...

How bout vegetarian maki? :)

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Jamie said...

Looking incredible as always! You are glowing! xo
Jamie
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Sarah Hartley said...

You look gorgeous. I'm feeling like a monster compared to you! And I'm totally with you on the colored skinnies!

Anngelik Martinez said...

I cannot believe it has been a month! I love how cute your baby bump is, and the shirt with the blazer looks great. Sweet color.

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John Marine said...

One cute mom-to-be! This is such a pretty outfit. The booties are as lovely as the blazer, top, and skirt. Continue to take care of yourself.

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Jo Abiog said...

Yay! Congratulations, Maylee! What a chic mom!
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Lily Fang said...

Oh, how precious! I love your last sentence--I can definitely tell that you'll be a fantastic, caring mother! As for your outfit, I love how that top has polka dots and stripes! How unique and cute. Your bump is so exciting! I definitely think that your sacrifices will be work it (: Best wishes to you, Yi-chia!

Kelly {Sparkles and Shoes} said...

Aww, I love that you are so excited and this blazer is so pretty!

xx
Kelly
Sparkles and Shoes

Hannah Gottlieb-Graham said...

That's crazy that you're already about halfway through your pregnancy- it seems like just yesterday that you announced it on your blog! Time flies! You look so happy :)

Xo, Hannah

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Love and Ace said...

You have the cuutest baby bump ever and probably the chicest pregnant women I've seen! I love the booties! xx Kat


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trishie said...

How did I miss the news?! Oh congratulations, beautiful lady. Such wonderful and exciting news!

Pip said...

You are so cute! I love the baby bump so much Maylee and your outfit is so cute with all the mixing and matching! Have a good night sweetie and thanks for stopping by today!

xx Easy Outfits, by Pip

Am2Pm Chic said...

You look absolutely gorgeous, and such a pretty sweet look on you.
xoxo
Christy

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Happiness at Mid Life said...

You look so cute with your baby bump! Love the tweed with the unexpected rugged boots!

Alice
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Jenny Plog said...

Great outfit!!! love the skirt! You look amazing!


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prettyanddelectable.com said...

You look great! Love the boots. I missed sushi and coffee during my pregnancy too. You'll have to treat yourself to a sushi feast after the baby arrives!

cleartheway said...

I love this! Such a cute outfit.

Kate from Clear the Way

Jen said...

Oh my gosh, you are just the cutest thing ever! That bump of yours looks adorable and I absolutely love this outfit! The pink and tweed look so beautiful together! There will be plenty of time to catch up on coffee drinking and cute colored jeans once that cute little baby of yours is born!

xo jen
Pearls & Lace

mademoisellemode said...

Perfect look ^^
i love your green top :)

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Natalia | Fashioned by Love said...

Just the sweetest. :) You look very beautiful and pregnancy suits you so much!
Have a great weekend, sweetheart!
x

Maiken said...

you two look so adorable :) I can see you're so happy and it makes me smile too. and what a comfy but still very stylish ensemble that is!

Maiken,
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mj rdn said...

ahaaa :) love the last line of this post! you're awsome! look amazing.
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Edyta said...

So fresh and soooo alive! You look wonderful!

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Lulu Soler said...

You look adorable! Love the bump :) I still had a cup of coffee every once and a while during my pregnancy. Not in the beginning... But by 24 weeks, I was like screw it! I'm getting my drink on! (coffee that is)

Lulu
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Amy Fashion Blog said...

you look adorable. You will get to eat sushi again sooner.

welovefur said...

Sweet lovely post
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Georgina said...

I love your attitude towards your pregnancy Yi-chia and you look SO STINKING ADORABLE with that tiny bump!!! Have a wonderful weekend xo

Caitlin Elizabeth said...

Congratulations! You look fabulous!

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Style-Delights said...

You are the most stylish preggo lady!!:-) Love the colors in this outfit!! Hope you are having a wonderful day!
-Jyoti
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Kimberly Chrisya said...

ah you're going to be the sweetest mommy soon :) congrats!

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Mitzee Mandocdoc said...

Omg how cute! Your belly is growing! :) xx

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Sylvia @ WorldTasting said...

You will be a wonderful mom, there's no doubt in it!


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nancy @ adore to adorn said...

omg you are so sweet. =) You are seriously one of the cutest pregnant ladies! =D
Oh man I would miss sushi too!!
xo,
nancy

Alexa said...

OMG I havent been by in so long! Congratulation Yi-Chia. That is so exciting and I assure you, you are the most stylish pregnant woman I know. This outfit is super super cute :) i love the booties! congrats again :) have a great weekend

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Audrey Allure said...

I missed your announcement - so congrats!!! You still look beautiful; love your skirt!

sugarlens said...

What a cute AND fashionable mommy you are.

Jacy said...

I absolutely love your little tweed skirt! And your pretty pink blazer is perfect with it :)

~Jacy

Karolina Antosik said...

amazing colours, you look very good in this outfit

E ♥ [refined couture] said...

The color of your blazer is beautiful!! Love your skirt as well! I can't imagine no sushi...or coffee!! Two of my favorite things..haha. Loving all your posts showing off your growing baby bump! :)

xoxo,
E
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Sara said...

Your outfit is adorable! LOVE how you put it together!

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Mica T said...

Lovely tweed skirt! :)


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Lubna O. said...

The little baby bump has got to be the cutest thing ever! I bet you're already filled with pride and joy. :)

Oh, don't remind me, I'm also crazily craving sushi at the moment and have been craving it for a week. x

Lubna | Elle Vox

stylewithoutstyle said...

You have such a cute little bump! :)
Love this blazer!

Lemiza Nicolau said...

You look adorable! You will be an amazing mommy!

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Diana Ashuayem said...

You are glowing! Thanks for the visit.
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aki! said...

I would be so lost without sushi! Love the green and pink combo though.


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Chidiogo Maxwell said...

Absolutely amazing! <3

April Galvan said...

Oh my goodness, you are adorable! Love the outfit.
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Maddie said...

I have never thought that green and soft pink could go so well together! It is such a lovely combination! And I really, really like your booties, I would love to find something similar to them!

btw congrats on the 18 weeks! :)

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RedTagChicLosAngeles said...

You're at the most interesting stage in the life of a woman ....there's nothing better than that. And you're rocking that pregnancy glow !!!

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mademoisellemode said...

YOu look fab ^^
i love your top :)

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Annie L said...

Love the mix of color and texture in this look! Adorable booties, too.
xo Annie
New England Romance

Mouna said...

just from reading your posts, I can tell you will be such an adorably sweet mother <3 Love your blazer and cute smile :) xx

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love your outfit and you look AMAZING!!!!!! you're so teeny! hope ur feeling good! xoxoxoxox

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libys11 said...

aaww... all the sacrifice will be worth it once your precious one is here!! :D

looking prettier everyday, dear!

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Joyce said...

You look amazing! So excited for you :) And that is a seriously cute skirt, I really like all the textures and colors in this outfit!

Beauty Follower said...

You look lovely
and so does your striped blouse!

Have a wonderful week :)

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JP Lord said...

If I haven't already told you this, which I'm pretty sure I have, you have the cutest bump EVER. I can't wait to hear more about your growing belly!!
xox

Adeola Naomi Aderemi said...

You look so adorable with your little bumps and such a perfectly fall coloured outfit!

Khaleelah Jones said...

Congratulations- so exciting- and your bump suits you so well, just like the outfit! ;)

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Bumble Of Joy said...

You are look beautiful, love the bump photos. I missed sushi and coffee too while I was pregnant with my kids, hehe. - Eva

smk053078 said...

I got my sushi fix by eating the cooked rolls....I know it's not the same, but helped. And I am pretty sure it's okay to have one cup of coffee a day...my doctor said I could have one can of caffeine a day. And it makes me so happy to see that little bump of love!! :)

Jessica @ Here(and)Now said...

My goodness darling! I am still squealing about your adorable bump! So excited for you & your growing family!!!

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Belated Bloomer said...

You and your bump are fabulous, Yichia! :D I love how your clothes have these cute details!

Abi
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Rachel Ashely said...

You are just the cutest mama!

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SweetCandyDreamer said...

Such a fun and colorful outfit :-) xx

Petra said...

Wow you looking amazing. Love your outfit and your baby bump is so cute. Congratulation. I'm so happy for you. You are getting a wonderful and stylish mom.
xo, Petra

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Michelle {lovely little things} said...

I'm behind on posts, didn't realize you're expecting, congrats!!

Elegance and Mommyhood said...

That sweater is gorgeous incorporating both dots & stripes. A beautiful shade of Green too. You look colorful and pretty.

I, too, missed sushi while pregnant but it was sooo worth it. And I was told 1-3 cups of coffee a week is OK. You can always try decaf. =) Your bump looks adorable by the way.

Elsha said...

Oh ya know, just stalking through all your posts, finding the ones I haven't seen yet...or may I have? Regardless, you look adorable here and I want those boots in my closet asap!

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