Bellydancing and pregnancy part 2

This bun is nearly baked.

In the last few weeks I’ve slowed things down, spending more time playing with fewer movements and choosing more relaxing music to dance to. Now the end is in sight I have complaining joints, tired legs and much less energy. Listening to my body has been my motto throughout this pregnancy and it is telling me in no uncertain terms to rest! So I’m putting dance on hold again apart from occasional movements to loosen up if I’ve been sitting down for too long. At a time when it’s an effort to put socks on it’s nice to find that a circle or horizontal eight still feels good.

Before stopping completely I decided to video myself so I’ve got a record of this time (and hey, maybe to encourage any other pregnant ladies out there!). Here it is:

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