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London's Email Updates

I sent the first of many emails updating family and friends about our situation at 2:43am on January 30th, one hour and nineteen minutes before London was born. 970 more words

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Little London's Nurses

When I first met London’s primary NICU nurses I did not know just how special they would become to Kate and I. In hindsight, that I would come to think of them as extended family in a way was inevitable. 311 more words

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Nurse Looking for a Vein on the Hand of a Premature Baby

A Reddit user wrote:

“A nurse is looking for a vein on the hand of a premature baby.”

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The Pram

You’d have loved the pram I had chosen for you, Hugo.

Mummy and Daddy had been trying for you for more than two years. We were over the moon and so excited when we knew you were in my tummy. 949 more words

Hugo

Chapter Eighteen - Hey Baby

EIGHTEEN: HEY BABY

Nothing prepared Mads for the earlier than planned arrival of his baby girl. Not the books he read or the wonky advice doled out by everyone who knew he and Laney were expecting. 1,264 more words

Mads

Hospital on the Horizon

Before London, I never really liked being in a hospital for any reason. Even if I was there for a flu shot or to pick Kate up from work. 568 more words

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