Your Pregnancy At Week 9

Weight: 4g  Size: 22mm, Cherry   Weeks Left: 31
In a nutshell
Tiny little taste buds developing
Extreme mood swings
Your pregnancy hormones are turned up to the MAX

Your Body at Week 9

Have you noticed any metallic taste in your mouth for a few weeks now? This is another common pregnancy symptom. It is caused by the level of oestrogen you are producing. This funny taste could be causing you’re your morning sickness to be worse than what it is. Try drinking citrus juices or eating colder items such as ice pops.

Your Baby Week 9

Your baby’s kidneys, liver, brain and lungs have all began to function. Their fingers and toes have all started to lose their webbing and their eyes are moving from the side of their head to the front, making them look more humanlike.


Week 9 TODO's

  1. Your appetite might not be on point this week, but it still very important to get the 5 a day fruit and vegetables as this will help to fight your fatigue.
  2. Seek out the closest swimming pool to you.
  3. Let your partner that you are feeling very sensitive and irritable this week. At the end of the day you two are a team and him knowing where you are mentally is super important for both of your wellbeing.

Week 9 FAQ's

Product of the Week

Breville Blend Active Personal Blender & Smoothie Maker

£28.99 £28.99

Enjoy fresh blended smoothies on the go, to get in your 5 a day!

Boy & Girl Name of the Week

Gender: Male Origin: Celtic Meaning: "Bear"
Gender: Female Origin: Irish Meaning: "Strength"

Recipe of the Week

Smashed Avocado and Tomato On Toast
BABYGO Recipe of the Week
4.5 / 5
5 Min
Serves 1
3 Ingreds


  • 1 ripe avocado
  • 5 cherry tomatoes sliced
  • Any toast of your choice
  • Cooking Instructions

    1. Scoop the avocado into a bowl and remove the stone
    2. Smash the avocado in the bowl using a fork and squeeze lemon juice to taste
    3. Scoop the avocado onto the toast and top with tomatoes.
    4. For an extra finish, drizzle some balsamic vinegar over the top of the avocado on toast.

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