How far along? 31 weeks and 0 days
Baby’s Size: 16 inches
Baby’s Weight: 3 1/2 pounds
Development: Most of baby's systems are mature enough for baby to survive in the outside world at this point. His lungs are the last system that needs to mature from now until delivery.
Weight gain/loss: Up 1 pound this week, up about 28 pounds overall
Best moment this week? We saw our little guy on a 3D ultrasound today! I will post pictures soon. I also found out that he is already in the head-down position.
Symptoms: Stuffy nose, terrible allergies, back pain, leg cramps, dry skin, daily baby kicks, swollen ankles and feet, indigestion, shortness of breath
Food cravings/aversions: sugary cereal and fruit
What I'm looking forward to: the 8-month mark is right around the corner!
What my baby and I look like this week: