Twins... man, the stories I could tell you and we’re only one month in! Any way, when we first found ourselves in the twin boat I poured myself into research of all the things we should do, all the things we need! I scrounged the internet, read countless blogs on Pinterest and talked to family … Continue reading #TwinLife – Needs, Don’t Needs and Recommendations!
Before I begin, please note we are ethical hunters, we hunt to feed our families. If you wish to disagree with our choice to hunt, we don’t mind that’s your decision! Every year we have two hunts we put in for; the first hunt is for whitetail down near Arivaca. We typically go with a … Continue reading Hunting For The Family
Dear NICU nurses, Our adventure has come to an end. Before we go, you should know you’ll forever be in our story. Thank you for being in our delivery, for ensuring the boys came out and immediately got care. Thank you for rushing them back to the NICU, assessing to their needs and telling the … Continue reading Dear NICU Nurses: An Open Letter
It’s been one week. One week of back and forth visits to the NICU. One week of juggling two out of three girls at home, while still getting daily visits in with boys. One week of spending thirty-ish dollars every other day just to have gas to go up to see the boys. It’s been … Continue reading A Newfound Appreciation.
The morning the boys were to be born we found ourselves in my hospital room with a knock on the door. Enter in the neonatologist, I can’t remember her name. She was bright, bubbly, blonde and informative. Her outlook was bright for our boys. She gave us expectations, they should come out crying. Dad will … Continue reading NICU isn’t for the faint of heart.
If you haven’t seen our Facebook or Instagram pages, SURPRISE! The boys have arrived! What started as a normal appointment for a routine check up, turned into much more. If you recall, I had been battling a headache for more than a month. Nothing touched the headache, even fiorcet which helped me to sleep but … Continue reading Our Birth Story
Hello to all! We skipped our 30 Weeks Bump Date for a variety of reasons, one of those reasons being that we err admitted to the hospital for blood pressure issues. We’ve since left the hospital with even stricter restrictions, and weekly NST’s etc. Let’s dive in. We went last Wednesday for an NST and … Continue reading 30 & 31 Weeks