You have just discovered that you are pregnant. A little life is growing inside you – how awesome is that? Now you are scouring the net to find out as much as you can about your growing baby. Let us lend you a hand!
As your pregnancy progresses, your baby will grow. But there is no way for you to track this growth, other than frequent ultrasound scans. But to give you an idea, we have compiled this week on week comparison of your growing baby with easily recognizable eatables. Can’t wait to know your baby fruit size? Then hop on!
You may just have got your BFP (Big Fat Positive aka a positive home pregnancy test!). So, what will be your baby size compared to fruit this week?
A Poppy Seed! That’s right!
This is the time when most women discover that they are pregnant. You may just start getting those early pregnancy symptoms now! And your baby?
She is as big as a sesame seed this week! A sesame seed that looks like a tadpole – that’s your baby!
So, has morning sickness arrived yet? This is a magical week. You may ask for an ultrasound this week and discover a heartbeat. The first sign of life!
And how big is your baby size in fruit by week six?
A lentil with a heart!
Now your baby is growing at a rapid pace. She has doubled her size since week six! She is now as big as a …
Chickpea! That’s quite a jump.
Your baby is taking on a humanoid form now. She is constantly wriggling and moving around. But she is too tiny for you to feel the movements. She is now as big as a Kidney Bean!
This is another landmark week. You may just be able to pick up your baby’s heartbeat with a Doppler. She is now as big as a grape!
What do a prune, and your baby have in common? Their size! At ten weeks, your baby is as big as a Green Olive and weighs around 4g.
A Fig! That’s how big your baby is this week. The webbing between her fingers and toes are on their way out!
Though your baby is still tiny – about the size of a Lime, all her internal organs are almost fully formed!
Your baby’s vocal cord is taking shape this week. She is as big as a Pea Pod by week 13.
Your baby size by fruit is as big as a lemon by week 14! All her organs are developing at a rapid speed right now. You have also reached the end of the dreaded 1st trimester. It’s time to say goodbye to morning sickness.
You may finally be ‘showing’ this week. Get ready for all those ‘are you pregnant’ questions. Well, now your baby is almost as big as an apple, and her growth is gaining momentum!
Your tiny one is growing. If the size of baby compared to fruit, she is as big as a Pear! This is the stage she starts on solid food.
[ Read: 16th Week Pregnancy Symptoms ]
A Ginger Knob! That’s how big your baby is this week. With her skeleton system hardening and fat accumulating, your baby is on her way to being a chubster.
Did you feel some fluttering in your belly? That may just be your baby moving around. As big as a Bell Pepper, your baby is at home in your uterus right now!
This is the best time of the pregnancy. With morning sickness gone, you can finally enjoy your days. You are light enough to manage day to day life now. Your baby is the size of a Heirloom Tomato this week and growing rapidly.
This week is a biggie! Your baby finally has a gender – a girl or a boy. And she is as big as a banana now!
Your baby size by fruit is carrot this week and weighs around 360g.
Your baby is on a sleep schedule now! You may find that she is active on certain parts of the day while she sleeps at other times. So, how big is your sleeping beauty?
As big as a Long Cucumber!
Your baby is as big as a Large Mango now. And she is listening! She can hear your heartbeat and voice. So, please do mind your language.
The honeymoon period is almost over. It’s time to bid goodbye to the 2nd trimester. Your baby is as big as corn and looks almost human now!
Your baby is kicking up a storm now. She is the size of a Swede this week!
Your little one is as big as a Spring Onion now! That’s quite a leap from a poppy seed, right?
Your baby’s brain is working well now. And she is as big as a Cauliflower!
Your baby is getting ready for the big bad world outside. Her immune system is developing at a rapid pace, and she is now as big as an eggplant!
Your baby is now getting hiccups. Something you’ll have to deal with once she is out. As big as a squash, the little one is making her presence felt!
There’s still time for your baby to make an entrance. The size of a Cabbage, your baby is now strong enough to grab your finger!
Your baby is as big as a coconut now. And the countdown has begun!
Your baby is gaining weight at a rapid pace right now. She weighs as much as 1.7kg and is as long as a Large Jicama!
As big as a pineapple, your baby’s lungs are becoming stronger now.
Your baby is now as big as a cantaloupe melon and weighs around 2.1kg.
Your baby is running out of room in your uterus now and is as big as a honeydew melon!
Your baby’s hearing is fully developed now, and she is as long as a romaine lettuce.
If your baby were to be born today, she’ll no longer be a pre-term baby. Congratulations, you have carried your baby to term. But hold on for another three weeks. The fruit size of baby is now as big as Swiss chard!
Your baby may already possess inch long hair! The size is now as big as a Jackfruit!
Your baby is as big as a watermelon now. She is all set for the world and YOU!
Your baby is ready to see the beautiful world outside. She is as big as a pumpkin.
Get ready for the ride of your life! Motherhood awaits you. Best of luck!