And down the rollercoaster we go

It has literally been two full days of hell.  No matter how hard you prepare yourself for that precipice, it doesn’t really help you cope with it at all. Yesterday, I entered the NICU to hear about Bradycardias, issues with vitals, overall illness only to…

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Firsts

On Wednesday, Olivia met some milestones: She opened one eye for the first time! Yesterday, she opened both! She took in 1mL of breast milk every 12 hours…and she tolerated it!  She will move up to 1mL of breast milk every 6 hours today. She…

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Quite a journey…

Where to begin?  Let’s start with this was every pregnant woman’s nightmare in reality.  Woke up in the middle of the night bleeding.  Doc says go to triage; husband is confident we will be spending the afternoon vegging out on the couch once they confirm…

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One week!

  Yesterday marked one week since our little Olivia roared into the world.  We are infinitely grateful for every moment we have been able to spend with her.  In this short amount of time, she has grown remarkably.  Sorry for the poor quality blue picture below,…

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