Baby's now the size of a prune!
This is the beginning of the so-called fetal period, a time when the tissues and organs in his body rapidly grow and mature.
He/She's swallowing fluid and kicking up a storm. Vital organs — including his kidneys, intestines, brain, and liver are in place and starting to function, though they'll continue to develop throughout my pregnancy.
Before I got pregnant, they say my uterus was the size of a small pear. By this week, it's as big as a grapefruit!