August 17th update

Day 27- Dawn is exhausted so i volunteered to update, which means there wont be as much detail or medical terms. Wyatt is improving daily. We have gotten to do some awesome stuff the last few days like hold him, carry him to and from the nursing room, and let big sister hold him. Macy … More August 17th update

August 14th Update

Wyatt rocked the nursery today with his battle cry.  He was so persistently loud that the nurse actually came and found me which has never happened before.  Usually I’m begging to be with him and they are kicking or locking me out.  She said my “presence was being requested”.  I think they found his volume … More August 14th Update

August 11th Update #2

First of all, I apologize for my less than graceful post this morning.  I had reached a point of exhaustion, frustration, and the mama bear instinct was in full force.  The medical staff at the hospital saved our boy and for that I am eternally grateful.  They have certainly had shortcomings and the hospital policy … More August 11th Update #2

August 11th Update

Wyatt is holding steady right now.  They have begun to introduce food or rather force feed him at this point.  After 20 days with nothing in his stomach the medical experts (I use that term loosely.) decided he needed to be at normal intake for a baby his size in 3 days.  Needless to say, … More August 11th Update

August 5th Update

What a great day!  Wyatt was taken off the ventilator today and he is breathing on his own for the first time. He was so peaceful and happy once they took the tube out.  He still has one tiny tube in his throat that they use to suction goo out so he doesn’t have to … More August 5th Update

August 5th Update

No big news today.  Wyatt had a pretty uneventful day.  He is very frustrated by the ventilator tube in his throat.  We were hoping they would remove it today but they decided to give him another day or two.  He is breathing room air now so the ventilator is only in place to help his … More August 5th Update