Category: Second Trimester

27 Weeks Pregnant

It’s the last week of your second trimester, and in just a few more weeks, you’ll be seeing your baby for the first time. Isn’t that exciting? Make sure to capture and document every moment so that you’ll have pictures to remember this period by. Collages often come in handy when you’re experiencing nostalgia. How’s the […]

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26 Weeks Pregnant

Baby is now aware of light Finally, the uterus allows some light to shine in, so that your baby can become aware of light and dark now. But in addition to that, the family has to be brought into light as well so that they’re able to deal with the pregnancy. If older siblings of […]

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25 Weeks Pregnant

By this time next year, your baby will be about nine months old already, and crying all the time and keeping you up all night. So enjoy the peace and quiet of the 15 (or less) remaining weeks of your pregnancy. Peace will be hard to find when the little tyke will have you running […]

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24 Weeks Pregnant

It’s another great week, although you’re now approaching the beginning of the more difficult third trimester. The best advice for the expectant parents at this point is to enjoy it while it’s good and be mentally prepared for what lies ahead for both the mother and the father. How’s the baby coming on? Your child’s […]

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23 Weeks Pregnant

It is now theoretically possible for your baby to stand a chance at survival if it’s born this week. But do keep hoping and praying it doesn’t have to leave the comforts of your uterus just yet. Even though it’s possible, it’s still very risky. How’s the baby coming on? Ossification of your baby’s bones […]

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22 Weeks Pregnant

You are still in the middle of the second trimester so you’ll be feeling quite comfortable on the whole about your pregnancy. You could try doing something that you’ve been longing to for the last few months and couldn’t because of the sickness. How’s the baby coming on? Baby kicks and nudges. This week may mark the […]

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21 Weeks Pregnant

Voila! It’s the start of the second half of your pregnancy, time for a celebration dinner! How’s the baby coming on? Rapid eye movement By now the rate of growth of your baby will be slowing down compared to the past few weeks. You might as well call it the start of the “fine-tuning” phase. […]

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20 Weeks Pregnant

Congratulations! This week marks the end of the first half of your pregnancy! In just twenty more weeks or even less, you’ll finally be holding your little tyke in your arms to watch the miracle of life unfold before your eyes and the wonderful feeling that it brings along for both parents. How’s the baby […]

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19 Weeks Pregnant

Childbirth class Time to train yourself! Enroll in a childbirth class under any reputed supervising authority, if you haven’t already done so yet. Pick one closest to your residence (to avoid extended travel for your partner) and also the one most suited to your schedule. How’s the baby coming on? 24 centimeters in length At 19 […]

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18 Weeks Pregnant

Baby bump It is by now obvious that good news is coming your way. The stomach bulge becomes noticeable. But it doesn’t matter, because for the mother-to-be who’s confident enough of her curves, this adds to her sex appeal for her husband. How’s the baby coming on? First bowel movement meconium It’s almost half-way through your pregnancy […]

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