9 Questions a First Time Mom to a Preemie has About the First …

Getting ready for your premature baby’s hospital discharge is very exciting. But it can also be really scary. Especially if you are a first time mom and have no idea what to expect! Sounds familiar? As preemie parents know, a…

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6 Valuable Lessons I Learned From Being a Preemie Mom

People say that being a new parent is the best that ever happened to them, and even though I had been hearing this all my life, it surprised me how much being a preemie mom changed me… in a good…

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A Day in my Life as a Mom to a NICU Preemie

It’s been 2 years since my premature baby was born. Time has flown by, but I can still remember taking care of my NICU preemie as if it were yesterday. The day to day rush, the angst, the small victories.…

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Preemie Mom Secrets: 4 Simple Hacks to Save Money in your NICU Stay

Having a baby in the NICU can be a draining experience. We weren’t expecting a serious drop in our finances as a side effect. We had to be creative about ways to save money in the NICU. When I was…

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Kangaroo Care Made Simple: Why you Should be Doing it!

I used to say that Ollie was the one who did Kangaroo Care to me as opposed to me doing it to him. It felt more than right, as many preemie moms I wasn’t allowed to hold him until three…

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Preemie Sleep Set-Up: Where to Put your Premature Baby to Bed!

It’s common for parents of premature babies to worry about our preemie sleep set-ups. We wonder if it’s safe, if our baby will sleep well, and if we can ease our worries during bedtime. Often, premature parents have additional concerns.…

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Breastfeeding a Preemie: Try these 7 Simple Hacks to Pump your Way through …

The day has finally come: Your beautiful newborn is here! But it doesn’t look like in the movies; your baby has a NICU stay ahead of her. Suddenly breastfeeding became even more important to you and your little one, so…

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The Ultimate Guide to Visiting a Preemie: Secret Do’s and Dont’…

Your friend or family has finally brought their preemie baby home from the NICU, and you’re excited to meet their little miracle, but unsure of how to approach the family altogether. Don’t worry, as long as you stick to these…

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10 Simple Hacks that helped Through a High-Risk Pregnancy

When I found out I was pregnant, I was beyond happy. And, although at first, my experience was like any other, it soon became a high-risk pregnancy. By the time I was 20 weeks pregnant, I was showing shockingly early…

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