Mary on August 19th, 2010

Our little family is reunited and home together. Home… a truly wonderful word. It’s hard to take my eyes off the little guys, and I wake up repeatedly in the night just to check on them both. I’m glad we went to a hospital with a great NICU, but I’m even happier not to need […]

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Mary on August 17th, 2010

Just a short note to say that we were able to bring Dominic home this afternoon! Alexander has sent him ahead to check out the lay of the land and report back about whether their new home is a desirable place. One of our neighbors got to meet Dominic on our way into the house […]

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Mary on August 17th, 2010

From the Twin-Mommy Dominic and Alexander are both doing well. We’ve been up to see them every day and working on getting them nursing well. Yesterday we took the infant CPR class offered by the hospital, and this morning we have an appointment with a physical therapist who (I believe) will be recommending exercises to […]

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Mary on August 13th, 2010

From the Twin-Mommy: I struck gold on Wednesday afternoon with one of the nurses who let me hold the boys together! Dominic and Alexander got to touch for the first time that afternoon around 1 PM for almost an hour and then again when Dad came to the NICU that night. Mom with Alexander on […]

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Mary on August 13th, 2010

From the Twin-Mommy Dominic and Alexander are both learning to latch onto Mom for nursing, and we’ve taken our twin nursing pillow to the NICU to start practicing the football hold for tandem nursing. So far, we’re still working with each boy separately. We had an appointment with a lactation consultant on Wednesday who helped […]

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