Menu

Category: NICU

Fifty Facts About Me In The Shade Of Grey!

0 Comment

  Welcome to the new and wonderful world of… well Me, and my family I guess. I have done a little revamping of the place, made it less bright pink and purple and more grey white and black because those are my colours and pink and purple made me want to rip my eyes out…. […]

My Struggle With PTSD

5 Comments

There has been many articles recently about mental health for parents and family members that have experienced NICU life, and all the bumps, drop, loop de loops that roller coaster has in store for everyone incolved. I would like to share my battle with PTSD post NICU, 3 and half years later. My son was […]

Music Is My Fairy Tale

5 Comments

I grew up in a house hold that always had music buzzing around. There was either someone playing a record ( you know those big black disk things around since the stone age?), someone (attempting to) play and instrument, or just someone singing a song they had stuck in their head. My brother could watch […]

I Thought We Beat The Odds

8 Comments

When my water broke at 22 weeks my son was given 0% of survival, when he was born at 24 weeks and 2 days he was given a 55% chance of survial with 65% chance of long term health issued. We beat those odds. When he was 4 days old they started scanning him for […]

Mommy Groups

7 Comments

I am a part of a few mommy groups but there is one I post in quite a lot in one of them because the admins are great and keep a lot of people in check. There is a lot less negativity there and next to no mommy shamming, I have done a post about […]

NICU Advice For Moms of Micro Preemies

0 Comments

This is what I have learned and what I would like to pass on to moms about to embark on the same journey we did almost 3 years ago now. I have 10 points of advice that I wish another mom would have told me right from the start, as the first week is just […]

I Finally Get It…

0 Comment

Toddlers really are ass holes…. After all the drama, heartache and stress my son put us through you would think I would be a bit more understanding…. Understanding went away with his ability to listen. He is still a good boy don’t get me wrong, but he still can be a bit of an ass […]

Day Care Dilemma

0 Comment

When your baby is born 4 months early like mine, means he may be 11 months old actually but developmentally he is only 7 months old. Even then some preemies are more behind than that, it all depends on the type of issues and complications surrounding their stay in the hospital and NICU, anyways going […]

MOTHERS DAY IN THE NICU

0 Comment

In my family when I was little I remember waking up and helping my mom make breakfast and helping to take care of my baby brother because my dad worked out of town and peek season always was the spring, summer and fall. Or in Canada we call it second winter, summer and winter test, […]

JUST REMEMBER TO SMILE

0 Comment

    I never thought my first pregnancy would be like this, I never thought prematurity was an option in my world. That it was something that never would happen to me, it happened to other people, as cold as that sounds its how most people are with bad things, that we are never going […]

Show Buttons
Hide Buttons