My Pregnancy Week 27

Pregnancy Week 27

Your baby continues to grow and develop inside of you. Measuring about 14.5 inches long, he weighs just about 2 pounds. This week, his brain is developing quickly. His eyelids, which have remained closed up until this point, begin to open and now his retinas can begin to form. The retina contains specialized photoreceptor cells that respond to light, called rods and cones. Cones in particular help us perceive color.

Her skin is still wrinkly; but by 27 weeks, she basically looks how she will look when you give birth to her – in just a few months!

What do you think? My Pregnancy Week 27

More to learn more to love
Everyday extras

Tell us what you think!

99 comments

  1. Avatar of lauren lauren says:

    im 27wks this week with my 1st & still in disbelief that im actually going to have a child, im excited and nervous, and still cant believe its all real. My biggest worry is about being in labor and delivery. Im thinking about taking a parenting class does anyone have any words of wisdom or personal insight into these parenting classes.

  2. Avatar of Carline Carline says:

    I’m just anxious and excited. I’ve come along way!!

  3. Avatar of Angelina Angelina says:

    I am so excited and yet so nervous being 27 weeks has given me the realization that my son will be here before I know it. I am excited to meet him yet nervous that soon my womb won’t be his protection.

  4. Avatar of Elisha Elisha says:

    With each little kick and punch, I get more excited about meeting my sweet little baby. I have decided I don’t want to know the sex until the day I deliver, which is driving my MIL crazy, but my mom didn’t know until I popped out.

  5. Avatar of KellyMarry KellyMarry says:

    I’m excited to have my baby can’t wait to see my baby girl this will be my first child

  6. Avatar of kevenesheya kevenesheya says:

    My first child *Boy* and I’m nervous and excited!! 27 weeks and counting…

  7. Avatar of Julie Julie says:

    I think that helped me a lot and its kind of what my mind sees inside of me

  8. Avatar of TIETRA TIETRA says:

    I BE FEELING MY BABY AT THE BOTTOM OF ME, BUT SHE MOVE DOWN AT THE BOTTOM IS THAT ANYTHING WRONG??

  9. Avatar of shay shay says:

    27 weeks down! 13 to go. just so anctous to meet baby Dalton!

  10. 27 weeks tomorrow on my anniversary lol So excited and cant wait for our little boy!!!!!!!! Almost to the third trimester.

  11. Avatar of starleen starleen says:

    Im 27 Weeks Pregnant With Twins , Im A Nervous Wreck But Also I Can’t Wait To Meet My Little Girl And Boy :)

  12. Avatar of Roxsan Roxsan says:

    Last week of the 2nd trimester!!! Can’t wait to meet my little man! <3

  13. Avatar of Breonka Breonka says:

    27 weeks today and 0 days !!! Can’t wait to meet my little Jamerican Princess ! Loving her the most ! <3

  14. Avatar of Flo Flo says:

    27 weeks and 4 days, I am just excited about meeting my little man… This time has gone by pretty fast. I have been taken off work because of my blood pressure, back pain and headaches.. So I have plenty of time to get ready for his arrival.

  15. Twenty seven weeks!!!! WOW! Working has gotten so much harder and everytime I don’t feel up to going, I suck it up and remember it is for my little Victoria Anne. I can’t wait to bundle her up and hold her and watch her grow! I can’t wait to teach her about this world, and see her point of views!! I just want to hold my first baby in my arms and watch my fiance do the same!!!

  16. Avatar of Tiffany Tiffany says:

    27 weeks today!, seems like just yesterday I was peeing on a stick now less than halfway to having our 1st baby! I can’t wait to hold him/her and so excited about our 3d/4d ultrasound the 9th!!! Mommy loves you!

  17. Avatar of Tina Tina says:

    yay!!!!!!!!!!!! so exciting!!

  18. Avatar of Mariah Mariah says:

    27 weeks today and still in shock I’m just way to excited to meet her!!!!

  19. Avatar of Diana Diana says:

    My doctor just told me that I am low in iron. I have to take supplement to up my iron level.

  20. Avatar of Kit Kit says:

    27wks and 4days today.
    Can’t wait to see what little princess looks like at my 3D scan on 16th!♥In love with her already.

  21. Avatar of AshleyJewett AshleyJewett says:

    26 weeks and 4 days! Getting very excited!

  22. Avatar of Belkys Belkys says:

    27 weeks and 1day jeje

  23. Avatar of cheryl670 cheryl670 says:

    SOOOOOOOO EXCITED!!!! Our beautiful baby boy Jaxx Capone will be here in a few short weeks and we are WAAAAAAY EXCITED!!! One proud family in central PA

  24. try to eat banana or oranges, they work for me. those fruits have phosphorus on them

  25. 27 weeks pregnant today! we are getting more and more excited as the due date nears for our lil jessica to be born

Track your
baby's development

Enter your due date or baby's birth date

Poll Question:

Are you working through your pregnancy?

View Results

Loading ... Loading ...

View Comments

EverydayFamily Daily Sweepstakes
server ip: 127.0.0.1