Monthly Archives: April 2017

Eight Days

I need to write the story of how BGL convinced her medical caregivers to remove her IV a day early.  Today I got pooped on again.  Today my son can home from a visit at my sister’s house. So good … Continue reading

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One Week Addendum

Today, my daughter nursed and swallowed 12 milliliters all by herself. At least that’s what the scale before and after said. It was amazing and wonderful.  She was so tired when we tried nursing again 6 hours later. But oh, … Continue reading

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One Week

BGL is now a week old. Still kicking at the NICU. We are told that she could easily be there another two to two-and-a-half weeks. It all depends on a lot of things.  One factor affecting how long she will … Continue reading

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34 weeks

I’m not pregnant anymore. I had a baby yesterday. Who knows when or if I will ever be able to write all my feelings down. Or the details of what happened.  Good on me for writing daily about this pregnancy … Continue reading

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33w5d – Apr 21

The blood pressure monitor is sounding an alarm because the most recent reading was high. The bell won’t stop ringing until my nurse comes in to turn it off. But it’s really busy around here today, apparently a lot of … Continue reading

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33w4d – Apr 20

Today is the day that I ended up at the hospital because Dr. M was worried about my preeclampsia. How my chart ended up in front of him, I may never know. But I guess we are glad it did. … Continue reading

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33w3d – Apr 19

Today was going to be the day of my final trip to DC before BGL comes. But this cold prevented that from happening.  BGL has been moving like she’s never done before. Which I really appreciate.  Today is the anniversary … Continue reading

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