33 Week Baby Update

Just got back from the 33 week checkup. We did another growth check today, and she did exactly as much growing as they expected her to do. (She's still in the 6th percentile, so she's considered small, but clinging to the "normal" range). The good news is that she's maintaining her growth rate, so the doctors are happy. She weighs 3 lbs, 10 oz and her little thigh bone measures 2 2/4" long. She has lots and lots of hair.
They also did a test where they test to see if the "glue" that holds her in the womb is dissolving. If it is, then she could be born in the next two weeks. Luckily, my test came back negative, so Baby Girl has a 98% chance of staying put for at least another fortnight.

So everything looks good. She likes to keep her head up under my ribs, but we did manage to get a partial photo of her face peeking out. (The ultrasound tech tried to jostle her to get her to move around some, but Baby Girl just stuck her tongue out at her. It was pretty funny. This little one definitely has a mind of her own).

And in case you're one of those people who think that ultrasounds look like ink blot tests, here's a cheat sheet: