My Latest DNF: Breastfeeding

I'll come right out and say it: Our breastfeeding journey came to an abrupt end at six weeks. Looking back, the beginning of the end was probably day two in the hospital when Michael was just about 36 hours old. Of course, I didn't give up. Maybe I should have. Side note: I know there's … Continue reading My Latest DNF: Breastfeeding


Running For A Reason: Diagnosis XYY

I have to back track for some of this to make sense, but let me start in the now and and then jump back: We found out, via getting his blood draw, that my adorable newborn son has a rare chromosome condition called 47,XYY. This is not life-threatening and may present very mild symptoms. I … Continue reading Running For A Reason: Diagnosis XYY