Since Hailey was in the NICU, while there were days I was feeling sorry for myself, there were also days where I was truly feeling sorry for the other mammas there. After going through the kind of pain that I did, I decided I wanted to do something for them! I went to our Relief… Continue reading NICU Kits
We were finally able to bless our sweet Hailey!! In our church it is important to Bless a child, and give them a name and a blessing. We decided it would be best to get that done before the Holiday season came. Here are few fun pictures!! (Special thanks to Grandma Jean and Grandpa Bill… Continue reading Blessing Day!
I have really struggled the past couple of days to find the words to put in this post. Every time I start to write, I just start bawling, granted I have been doing a lot of that the last couple of days. So rather than diving right in to our doctors appointment we had on… Continue reading Hailey’s Latest Update
We had a great, emotional, exhausting couple of days! For starters, Hailey was scheduled to have surgery on the 11th to have a brand new G-tube placed. The days before, as we were getting ready I noticed that my hip was still hurting really bad. So we went back to my doctor who gave me… Continue reading G-tube Surgery!!!
*UPDATE 9/7/18* we got the okay to call the surgeon and get Hailey's G tube!!! No more waiting! She is pulling her NG out frequently enough that we just got sick of it and basically demanded a G tube...in a nice way of course . This last week was so insane I feel like it… Continue reading The Waiting Game
When Hailey came home, she had to come home on both oxygen and an NG tube. Initially she came home only needing the feeding tube at night. However things quickly changed, and in the six weeks that we have had Hailey home, she has quit taking bottles. She will occasionally take one, but for the… Continue reading Tube Baby!
The day has finally come! Our sweet girl is home!! And having her home means a whole lot of new things, for us, and for our friends and family! This has been such a long journey! It has been an emotional one, that l would not wish on anyone. I have cried more than I… Continue reading 110 Days