Category Archives: Labor and Delivery

The begining of the end.

Z* asked me to come down to Sam’s* room and speak with her.  She stated that Sam* was really upset and thought I may be able to help here.  When I got down to her room, she was quite upset … Continue reading

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Will you?

After my mom and sister had left for the day, and all of our other visitors took off A and Carolyn went to get dinner for Sam*, Z, and I.  This was the first time in her whole life (all … Continue reading

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Our First Night

After about an hour or so, things started to quiet down.  My mom and sister left for our house (they live a few hours away so were staying at our house that night).  A’s mom and brother headed home, V … Continue reading

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So Now What?

A and I had spent so much time anticipating the arrival of our precious baby girl that I honestly hadn’t spent as much time thinking about what to do once she was here.  As I followed her to the nursery … Continue reading

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We’re a Family

The Nursery Room RN’s were amazing.  They treated A & I as I imagine they would treat any other parent.  As soon as the finished what they needed to do, they swaddled her up, pulled out her bottle and handed … Continue reading

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And Suddenly We Went from a “We” to a “Three”

In a millisecond, she was in the room with us.  A and I stood helplessly in the back round while we watched the amazing nursery room team work with her.  We just stood there, staring at her, crying, holding each … Continue reading

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It’s Time: Part 3

Shortly after speaking with MND, the hospital social worker came back out to speak with V, A, and myself.  She stated that they had all decided that A & I could wait in the delivery room located next to Sam’s* … Continue reading

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