NICU Mom Stories
"I’d never been more scared, more shattered, more in love and more overjoyed"
I was under general anesthesia when my identical twin girls arrived. I was unconscious...
"Absolutely nothing prepares you to be a NICU mom"
You do not know how much strength and resilience you have within, until you become one...
"My experience in the NICU is one I could not have done alone"
There were long nights and days, complications with my pregnancy and early labor at 22 weeks...
"It was a good five hours or so hours before I was able to see my twins"
I delivered my twins, Roman and Luke, at 30 weeks and 1 day...
"Becoming a mother is the strangest surge of emotions"
A mysterious conglomerate of pride, fear, excitement, hope, and awe...
"Before delivering, I often worried about how I would react when I first met my son"
Would I have that overwhelming sense of love that so many other mothers described?...
"My pregnancy was going well with my first child"
Until my water unexpectedly broke at 35 weeks due to PPROM, or preterm premature rupture of the membranes...
We reached our goal!