It's In Her Scalp :(

Ed note: This post was written on 24/7. The next post on Z’s gastroschisis should the last post on her stay in the children’s hospital so that means it will probably be a long and wordy post. Just bear with me guys! Thank you. xo *** We went in […]

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Her PICC Line

Ed Note: This post was written on 23/7 (almost two months ago!). *** Considering I was just talking about taking it one day at a time and looking for small victories, today (23/7) was one of those days that I struggled looking for that small victory. We […]

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Kangaroo Care With Z

This post was written on 22/7. *** Today (22/7) we finally started Kangaroo Care with Miss Z. Kangaroo Care is where either the Mom or Dad has the baby sitting directly on the chest barring any clothing on. Holding a baby like this not only […]

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The First Cuddle

This post was written a day after we got to cuddle Z. At that time Z had already started on breastmilk and was receiving 2ml per hour. Her progress was reviewed daily and if all was good the amount of breastmilk that she would receive would increase by 1ml […]

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Z’s Gastroschisis Surgery

First of all big, fat thank you to Elwyn and Katyha. You guys made a hormonal and perpetually covered in spit up Mama really happy. Lots of ♥ *** Once we were in the NICU, husband and I were requested to wait for one of […]

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Last Night

Last night husband and I had a long chat; we were talking about the future of this blog. I know this is not the continuation of the gastroschisis post but I really feel like I had to spill it out. I haven’t posted since September […]

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