Week 26

It’s been a pretty slow week since our last update, we did remember a photo this time.  We are hoping to have our guest blogger post either this week or next week, so keep an eye out!

How our baby’s growing:

The network of nerves in your baby’s ears is better developed and more sensitive than before. She may now be able to hear both your voice and your partner’s as you chat with each other. She’s inhaling and exhaling small amounts of amniotic fluid, which is essential for the development of her lungs. These so-called breathing movements are also good practice for when she’s born and takes that first gulp of air. And she’s continuing to put on baby fat. She now weighs about a pound and two-thirds and measures 14 inches (an English hothouse cucumber) from head to heel.

Our Baby Week 26Rachelle at 26 weeks


Rachelle at 26 weeks












Note: Every baby develops a little differently — even in the womb. Babycenter.com information is designed to give you a general idea of your baby’s development.


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