11 Weeks Pregnant

During week eleven, you're really starting to feel that you're actually
pregnant and by the way that baby is growing, it's no wonder!

The development of baby

All of the baby teeth have grown in
The intestines are moving into the abdomen from the umbilical cord
The pancreas is producing insulin
Weighs in at about an ounce (about 28 grams)

The development of mom

Still expanding
Beginning to `feel' pregnant
Energy is going up

What baby is feeling

Baby's digestive system is really starting to work and get ready to take
in nutrition

What mom is feeling

Mom might be ready to tell people about the pregnancy - go for it!
The pregnancy is starting to become `fun' after the early times of
sickness and fatigue

Specific needs for the week

You'll want to stop taking any medications that aren't approved by
your doctor, if you haven't done so already

Specific concerns for the week

You will want to make sure that you're not overburdening your body
with too many sugary foods - eat them in moderation.

Special tip for mom

If you have a lot of people to tell about your pregnancy, you might
want to send a well-written email or arrange for a web conference that
everyone can watch. This way, you'll be able to answer everyone's questions and have a sort of impromptu family reunion.