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After a surprise turn of events we are home!!! Will post details soon!!
So Atiksh did what is considered a big no-no in the NICU when we are trying to go home. He lost weight two days in a row!!!! Not sure why the high calorie milk and the ad-lib feeding did not work. However, I do have a theory. To me ad-lib meant feed him anytime he […]
A few weeks ago when I was working with Avy on his activity books, there was a question on it: “Which is faster the hare or the tortoise?”. Avy answered ” The tortoise” and I had a hard time explaining to him why the tortoise is slower than the hare even though the tortoise actually won the […]
Well, looks like he will not be home tomorrow. We got a call when we were in Christiansburg getting ready to come back saying that they want to keep him for a few more days. My mom and I got back today, Ajit will come once we know Atiksh’s discharge date. He did not gain any weight […]
Today was all about cleaning in more ways than one!!! Atiksh got his first ever bath and I got to give it to him..yayy!! I carefully washed that gorgeous head of hair and he was smelling all Oh so good. No pictures as I was by myself doing this. It is funny how much more […]
So we have started talking about the ‘H” word since yesterday. Last evening he pulled out his feeding tube and since he has been taking about 75% orally, they decided to leave it out. They said as long as he was keeping it up they would leave it out. He has been taking about 55-60mls […]
Atiksh took his first full bottle on Thu night….WHOA!!!! He has also gained weight 2 out of 3 days!!!! It has lit a fire under everyone’s ass 🙂 It means he will come home pretty soon!!! His central line came out and he has been taking 55 mls steadily. We got the car seat ready […]