Baby's now the size of a squash!
Ready or not, baby's getting ready to emerge. She's probably in the head-down position by now, with her bottom facing up. This is the comfiest way for her body to fit in your increasingly cramped womb and will make her eventual exit (only a few months away now!) much easier. (If she's still head-up, don't panic — there's still time for a flip before birth.)
[tip] Spend a spare Saturday cooking and freezing your favorite meals. After baby arrives, the precooked dinners will save time and money (and your palate).
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All medical information reviewed by Dr. Geeta K. Swamy, Duke University Medical Center OB/GYN Department