Baby Week by Week

Congratulations on your new addition! Your beautiful baby will go through so many changes in his or her first year, it is simply amazing. Click on each week below to find valuable information on what to expect, as well as helpful tips. Be sure to check back every week or sign up for automatic weekly updates delivered straight to your inbox.

Week by Week - Baby
My Baby – Week 1

Congratulations! You did it! Those long months of pregnancy are behind you and you’ve welcomed your little one ...
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My Baby – Week 2

Hello, new moms and dads! You’ve made it through your hospital stay and the trip home, possibly through your ...
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My Baby – Week 3

Congratulations! Your baby is entering his third week of life. He may have slept for most of the first two weeks, but ...
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My Baby – Week 4

Week four is a lot like week three. Most likely, your little one has her own schedule. When she is hungry she lets you ...
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My Baby – Week 5

By week five, your baby might be smiling back at you when you engage her in play or give her a smile of your own. Your ...
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My Baby – Week 6

Did you just hear that? By week six, your baby may begin to make sounds other than crying! Infants often begin to make ...
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My Baby – Week 7

It’s week seven! Whether you are returning to work soon, or getting settled in to a routine at home, enjoy the ...
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My Baby – Week 8

Can you believe your baby is almost two months old? Your baby’s brain will grow about five centimeters during the ...
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My Baby – Week 9

Can you believe it has been two whole months since you brought your baby home from the hospital? If you are lucky, it ...
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My Baby – Week 10

Each week, your baby is becoming more and more interactive; smiling, cooing, and giggling may be common now. And, if ...
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My Baby – Week 11

By 11 weeks, your baby may be able to turn her head to look at you when she hears your voice. She may also be able to ...
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My Baby – Week 12

Tummy time is becoming more and more fun every week! Your baby could be laughing out loud by week 12, and may even be ...
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My Baby – Week 13

Your infant is becoming stronger and stronger each week! You have probably noticed that she holds her head up longer ...
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My Baby – Week 14

Can you believe that your little one has already begun his fourth month of life? He is probably babbling and talking to ...
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My Baby – Week 15

Can you believe you brought your little one home 15 weeks ago? By now, you have plenty of experience with diaper ...
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My Baby – Week 16

A typical trip to the doctor will include weighing and measuring, to help chart your baby’s growth. Most babies have ...
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My Baby – Week 17

This week, your baby is actively interacting with her world. Reaching for people and things is now a fairly common ...
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My Baby – Week 18

Your baby is becoming stronger and stronger each week. You may even find that, by week 18, your baby can sit up ...
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My Baby – Week 19

Your baby is growing stronger and is sleeping less! In fact, by 19 weeks, your baby may be taking shorter and fewer ...
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My Baby – Week 20

Your child continues to be more and more active each week. This week, you may begin to notice how coordinated your ...
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My Baby – Week 21

Your child continues to be more and more active each week. This week, your little one may be more vocal than ever! As ...
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My Baby – Week 22

Each week, your baby’s personality shows more and more. He is probably making his likes and dislikes more ...
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My Baby – Week 23

At this age, your child is probably chatting up a storm, cooing, gurgling, mimicking facial expressions, and putting ...
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My Baby – Week 24

The big development this week is teeth! Can you believe it? If you haven’t seen them already, they should start ...
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My Baby – Week 25

By week 25, you may see your baby showing interest in becoming mobile. You may see her begin to do things, like move ...
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My Baby – Week 26

Infants at this age continue to bloom in their ability to interact with the world. At this point, your little one might ...
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My Baby – Week 27

By 27 weeks, your little one has developed a wide repertoire of skills. She might be able to recognize her name, eat ...
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My Baby – Week 28

It may seem like your little one is now getting into anything and everything. Crawling, scooting, rolling… it ...
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My Baby – Week 29

Every week, your little one may be more and more eager to communicate with strangers. You may see her smiling at people ...
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My Baby – Week 30

Your 30-week-old is now beginning to understand dimensional space. You may see him try to sort toys and blocks by size. ...
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My Baby – Week 31

At this point, your baby might be able to sit without support, bear some weight on her legs, express unhappiness when ...
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My Baby – Week 32

Can you believe your baby is almost eight months old? Your baby may be able to play peek-a-boo, clap his hands, creep ...
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My Baby – Week 33

At this age, your baby is probably beginning to understand the word no. Don’t be discouraged if she doesn’t ...
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My Baby – Week 34

It’s important to keep in mind that all babies reach milestones in their own time, at their own pace. By week 34, ...
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My Baby – Week 35

Can you believe how many milestones your little one has reached since that first day you brought him home from the ...
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My Baby – Week 36

By now, your infant is probably pretty mobile! He might be able to pull himself up to a standing position from sitting, ...
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My Baby – Week 37

At this age, your little one is probably smiling and flirting with everyone he comes into contact with, and is most ...
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My Baby – Week 38

By week 38, your baby may begin to attempt standing on her own, even if just for a few seconds! The practice she has ...
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My Baby – Week 39

By week 39, your baby may be able to stand alone without any support (even if only for a moment), drink from a cup, ...
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My Baby – Week 40

As you know, your child is becoming stronger and stronger each week. As each day passes, your little one is becoming ...
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My Baby – Week 41

Your house is probably full of the sounds of babbling and baby talk. You might find that your little one likes to ...
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My Baby – Week 42

During this point of your baby’s life, she is probably able to understand simple commands and she may even be ...
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My Baby – Week 43

Is your little one responding to single-step commands? Many babies are able to follow simple commands by week 43, such ...
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My Baby – Week 44

Can you believe that your little one is almost a year old? Over the past ten months, amazing changes have taken place. ...
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My Baby – Week 45

This week, your baby continues to assert her independence. Getting your baby to sit still is probably becoming a ...
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My Baby – Week 46

Your baby continues to learn from the world around her and probably becomes more engaged in interactive games, like ...
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My Baby – Week 47

It is hard to imagine that the tiny bundle you carried home from the hospital has turned into this noisy, active, ball ...
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My Baby – Week 48

Can you believe your baby’s first birthday is only four weeks away? The past year has been an incredible journey. ...
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My Baby – Week 49

As your child’s first birthday approaches, you may be amazed at all the things he has learned in a year. Waving ...
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My Baby – Week 50

It is just two weeks away from your baby’s first birthday! You may find that her vocabulary is growing every day. ...
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My Baby – Week 51

Your baby’s first birthday is next week! You are probably busy preparing, but remember, keep it simple! Try to ...
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My Baby – Week 52

Congratulations! It’s your baby’s first birthday! Can you believe that an entire year has passed since the ...
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