If you read this, take a few books, and read your baby stories. Nothing violent though. They can hear you but your sounds are muffled thanks to the vernix which covers your little one skin. Learn some nursery rhymes, you are going to be needing that pretty soon.
At this point in time, even without a stethoscope, your partner can hear your baby’s heartbeats. They just need to press their ear to your abdomen and search for that little miracle. Your baby is quite big now. You will be able to find him, easy peasy.
As you elt some movements which are unusual in your belly, know that might be a hiccup. It’s especially pronounced when you were taking in spicy foods. Your baby’s capability to taste has developed tremendously. Try to take spicy foods and two hours later, they will hiccup. If you think they were distressed, they aren’t at all.
Up until now, so many changes have been experienced by your baby and you. You need to care for what you eat and how you manage your physical activities. It might be a good idea to stick to your routine appointment to monitor your baby’s developmental milestone.