Hi, fellow NICU Mama here! I want to start off by saying, be prepared for the most challenging and rewarding journey. My son, Matthew, was in the NICU at Loma Linda Children’s Hospital for the first 12 days of his life due to being born early at 34 weeks. I want to offer some encouragement and insight that I wish I had when my son was in the NICU.
Today is the day my son was supposed to be born. He entered this world 6 weeks early and began his life in the NICU before coming home. His birth story has completely broken me down and built me back up at the same time. I am sharing his birth story to heal and remember.… Continue reading Matthew’s Birth Story