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Today is World Prematurity Day.

I am beyond grateful that we live in a world where it is possible for a 26-week old baby boy weighing 24 ounces at birth to become a 36-lb wild and crazy curly-haired kid who loves books, has never met a stranger, adores preschool, and has a heart bigger and brighter than the sun. It’s the stuff miracles are made of.

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What No One Told Me About Life After the NICU

While you’re in the NICU, they tell you there will be ups and downs, setbacks and good days and bad. But, what isn’t discussed as much is the overwhelming feelings you get after you leave the NICU.

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Infant Loss Awareness: Be Mindful of Your Words

I honestly wasn’t going to post anything about something a friend of mine experienced Friday night but I feel like I have too… if not for her, or me, but for EVERYONE who has experienced the heartbreaking event called miscarriage. Maybe even if you haven’t experienced it this will educate you on it.

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