Onto Recovery!

It feels great to start a day on a full night’s rest. Midnight to 5 AM is a full night’s rest, right?! It certainly is more sleep than I’ve had in quite a while! We got a phone call this morning from the nurse on duty (by the way, these nurses are incredible, patient, kind […]

Surgery #1 – Fixing the Spine

Colten’s surgery was at 7:30 AM today. Prior to surgery I was able to hold him for short while, then the IV on his head had to get removed due to malfunction. It was replaced by another one in his hand. Apparently with little ones, IVs don’t often last longer than a day because the […]

Pre-Surgical Update

So today was Colten’s first full day at U of M Mott Children’s Hospital. It was a good day! The staff and environment are both fantastic. We know we’re in the right place for him. I was discharged today at about 1:00 PM, about 24 hours post c-section. This is really not appropriate, but I […]