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My First Baby, My Preemie

My husband and I expected our first pregnancy to be easy-peasy. We are both pretty healthy people, exercise regularly and rarely got sick.

We got pregnant fast which was not expected but we loved it. 937 more words

First Pregnancy

Premature Birth - Through an Obstetricians Eyes

Shocked, she can’t believe it. “I am only 26 weeks pregnant” she pleads. The husband is sitting beside her, their hands gripped together. He asks if anything can be done to stop the labour. 746 more words

Premature Baby

Sleeping over writing.

Oh my gosh there is no competition when it comes to sleep, and with a newborn baby everyone said to me sleep when he sleeps and try not to worry about jobs around the house….. 262 more words


I started writing this not knowing I was in labor

This has been my life since the middle of June. I can barely remember the last time I was able to wear any shoes other than flip flops, my socks don’t even fit my feet anymore, and I can feel the water retention in my legs. 710 more words


I recently read through some old emails from this time last year, just after the girls were born and their subsequent time in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU). 1,773 more words


An introduction to Peanut

So, I have an ex-preemie. My little Peanut. Ethan is now 8 and a half and thriving. We are dealing with some fine and gross motor issues and anxiety, but other than that, he is healthy. 997 more words

Bc Children's Hospital

Flashbacks and drugs

I was planning on writing a blog this evening – the football is on the TV.  However, I did not think I’d be writing it after howling at the TV after an episode of Corrie.   351 more words