Halfway There!! 20 Weeks!

18 Nov

How your baby’s growing:
Your baby weighs about 10 1/2 ounces now. He’s also around 6 1/2 inches long from head to bottom and about 10 inches from head to heel — the length of a banana. (For the first 20 weeks, when a baby’s legs are curled up against his torso and hard to measure, measurements are taken from the top of his head to his bottom — the “crown to rump” measurement. After 20 weeks, he’s measured from head to toe.)

He’s swallowing more these days, which is good practice for his digestive system. He’s also producing meconium, a black, sticky by-product of digestion. This gooey substance will accumulate in his bowels, and you’ll see it in his first soiled diaper (some babies pass meconium in the womb or during delivery).

My Belly!


This past week has been wonderful. Finding out we’re having a little girl was the coolest thing ever!!
I can’t believe that I’m halfway done with pregnancy. It kind of seems like it’s gone by so fast but then when I think about 20 more weeks it seems like it’s FOREVER!! I am just soo anxious to meet our tiny baby girl!!

(if you can’t see the video yet it’s because it hasn’t finished uploading to youtube)

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