Bubs at 13 weeks.

Well, here’s bubs’ scan taken on Monday 15th Jan 07 at 13 weeks 4 days.

By now bubs:

  • is 7.07cm long
  • weighs as much as 1/2 a banana
  • has own unique finger prints
  • has formed all 20 teeth buds
  • has vocal cords beginning to form
  • has intestines forming
  • liver begins making insulin
  • head can move easily from side to side
  • facial features are starting to form

The scan went well. They checked for down syndrome and have placed it has a low risk pregnancy for that so thats great news.

In other news – (man it’s been ages since I posted on here), our holidays went well besides the fact that it rained a fair bit while we were away (which was great news for Bega but not so good news for camping). Rusty had to have major abdominal surgery as he had a 7.5cm split in his diaphragm (they think caused by a blow to the guts from a car or horse – we not aware of either happening), his small intestines, his spleen and 2 parts of his liver were up in his chest cavity next to his heart starting to adhere to the sides so had obviously been there a few weeks…poor rusty, so $800 he has had his op and is recovering really well. Shannon has taken him to the vets to have his stitches out today.

Here is a pic of his stitches…


Anyhoo, I really should go finish a quilt i started yesterday for a little girl born last week from our local church. Love to all, J xox



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2 responses to “Bubs at 13 weeks.

  1. Awwww! Bubs is so cute! I can’t wait to see it! I loved seeing it on the video as well, thank you for sharing your special moment with us!
    I haven’t seen Rusty’s stitches yet, but WOWZERS! Poor Rusty, glad he is all better now though!
    Anywho, back to lurking EB, catch you later!

  2. where are you? come back to the blogging world! I miss you!

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