Hand to Hold's Official Blog: Written by Parents for Parents

When Coming Home from the NICU Isn’t What You Expected

In the NICU Faye seemed like she did so well. She sailed through her two-month stay with no issues and the doctors we all so impressed with her. They called her the superstar of the ward. This was my second time around at being a mama, so once there was talk of her coming home […]

Surviving the Unknown: Seizures

It was the moment she stopped breathing. Having lost her triplet brother earlier in the year, there’s no question this was the last straw that triggered my PTSD (Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder). It wasn’t the bed rest, the 27-week preterm delivery, the loss of Carter at 49 days, or the 111 total days we spent in […]