Today the baby is the size of...
(It was hard to find a huge turnip, so he's definitely bigger than this!)
That's no April foolin'!
This little boy is 9" long!
This week his lungs start producing surfactant and are beginning the process of getting ready to breathe air for the first time. Also, his nostrils used to be sealed shut but now they are opening as another way for him to practice breathing while inside the womb!
All of these fascinating things are happening to our baby Blackbird. We love him so much!
And this week, apparently my uterus is the size of: