Tag: NICU

He’s finally home

Early in the evening on Monday – after spending 136 days in the NICU – we were finally able to bring our baby home!! From late Sunday afternoon through Monday...

Mid-October update

These last few months have been both the l o n g e s t and shortest of my life. Ronin has now been in the NICU for 18 weeks....

Gratitude & prayer journal: 9/7/2023

September 7, 2023; 8:07am I’m grateful for Ronin. He has been a blessing from the very beginning, and this whole journey – including my wearing pregnancy, our discovery of his...

Prayer request

We need prayers for Ronin. Ronin had been doing really well for the last few weeks; growing to 7 pounds, completely off pain meds, and needing very little oxygen support....

NICU Update: 70 days down, ? to go

Ngl, these last several weeks have been ex-haauss-ting! I’ve been doing my best not to overload myself – not to put any undue pressures on myself. Inevitably, however, right now...

Early postpartum

Everything about this pregnancy was different than my previous experiences, so I guess it shouldn’t be surprising that these first days postpartum are new terrain as well. Recovering from a...