Would you look at that! Baby’s eyes, which have been fused shut to allow the retina to form properly, are finally open. Baby is learning now to blink and is taking in the shrinking surroundings.
Baby’s space is getting smaller and smaller as baby gets bigger. You’ll still feel kicks and punches but probably not as many flips in the days ahead.
And speaking of kicks, your doctor may have you start counting kicks. This ensures baby is still right on track and ready to join the local soccer team ASAP.
With the day rapidly approaching, where did the last months go?, some mamas start experience insomnia. You have a lot on your plate, and surely lots to do before baby arrives. The one thing you need most, sleep, is eluding you. It’s time to relax you mind mama. Consider taking a long bath or meditating before bed. You’ve got this.