Yesterday I posted about taking one step forward in life, only to take three steps back. It was the day before that where everything seemed to take a turn. That morning, I woke up to a pleasant email supporting my leave for the boys. It seemed like life finally came full circle and I could … Continue reading When life gets tough…
I know I’ve been talking a ton about the NICU but, the NICU is what our lives revolve around for now. So, I’m not sorry. If I don’t write it out, I’ll hold it in and that’s not good for any of us. So, here it goes... another fun fact about NICU... The NICU whether … Continue reading Guilty As Charged.
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
Ah, the joys of pregnancy. I should start with, I knew there would be risks going into this pregnancy. However, I have a lot of faith in my OB and I wanted to be able to fulfill our families dream of completion. We took this risk in good faith and have zero regrets. Just shy … Continue reading 29 Week BUMP-Date