A Lullaby For Your Fetus

Gather ’round, and let’s sing a song about babies before we drift off to sleep, friends.

Rockabye baby in your mom’s ute

When you come out, we know you’ll be cute

But when you’re in there, and still quite small

You look like an alien and creep out us all

Awww, that’s my baby, in all it’s 13 week old fetus glory. I laughed so hard at this image that I could barely keep still long enough to take a pic of it with my phone. Don’t get me wrong, it’s super adorable from all other angles.

Actually, I’d argue it’s adorable from this one, too. I mean, it’s totally fist-bumping, right? So cute.

But it’s really probably only adorable to me. To the rest of you? TERRIFYING.

Sweet dreams!

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  1. Ok…. I laughed really hard at this while I was scrolling down and first saw the picture. (before I read that you had laughed really hard too) It is the most awesome 13 week photo. Good pic snapping to your nurse or whoever got that shot!

  2. Love it. I have to admit I felt a bit guilty that my first picture of my baby looked more like an alien than a human and kind of freaked me out. Glad I’m not alone in that.

  3. I have a similar picture of my baby and actually posted it on FB saying proof that he was the devil.. you could see his horns and all.. yep, it’ll creep you out 🙂

  4. Michelle Kersey on

    Haha! The ONLY ultrasound picture I got from my first baby was the alien angle too. :- Wish I had a cute profile shot of him haha… it totally creeeeped me out!

  5. Jessica Cherie West on

    I have a super creepy ultrasound of my daughter too. I joked that I was going to name her Skeletor Armageddon.

  6. We called our daughter Skeletor after seeing the frightening sono! We were so glad we got that 3D one free, talk about a bummer if we had wasted $100 to see what appeared to be a monster!

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