Archive | March, 2013

Home again, home again, jiggity lockdown

Well, we are home!  It only took four months and one week.  We could have done it in 4 months, but this little lady would have come home on a feeding tube, and I’m telling you…from just the one night we’ve had her home, one more tube coming off of her could have done me […]

Crib Potato

Over the course of our stay, which has now been 110 days or so, I have heard some funny names for babies that have been here for a long time.  A “senior citizen” is the first one I heard when we came here that made me chuckle.  A vision of tiny babies with canes and […]

A lazy baby

So we had our first 100 days in the NICU!  Crazy.  Her primary nurses put on quite the little event for her special birthday and even decorated her room.  She got lots of great little gifts:  clothes (including some new IU wear), puzzles, a keepsake box, a lovely little wall decoration, baby silver spoon and […]