Week 22

Around now your little sweetheart is making more sense of the world as he or she develops the sense of touch. They are exploring the inside of your womb and gripping onto the umbilical cord, their first toy. You’re really going to start feeling them kicking about now and sometimes you’ll even be able to make out whether that moving bump is a little foot or a little hand.

He or she can also hear your voice, your heartbeat, your rumbling tummy and the swish and swirl of blood circulating throughout your body.