Annie’s NICU Journey

Annie’s NICU Journey

Only the beginning. We learned of her defect at 16 weeks due to an abnormal bloodwork result. Followed by numerous doctor visits, sonograms, and a transfer to a children’s hospital post birth so she could have the best care possible. At 36 weeks and 3 days, Annie came into the world only to be whisked [...]

My Birth Journey | Omphalocele Awareness

My Birth Journey | Omphalocele Awareness

Hello January 31st due date. While you came into the world 4 weeks earlier, it’s very fitting to write this in honor of Omphalocele Awareness Day. Justin and I went to his coaches’ holiday dinner January 5th. We had discussed taking our pups to doggy daycare for the next day to get them tired for [...]

2019 Recap

2019 Recap

I have nothing but love for 2019. I look forward to 2020 with a lot of gratitude and hopes. First, Justin took up a job 1335 miles from home. We rang in 2019 in freezing Lake Placid, NY. We sold our country house in Virginia, packed up everything, and moved south to unknown territories. We [...]