Jan/25/2008 0 Malia Lane
Family

Cailie is moving on to the next-step bed — one where she is not monitored as closely as she has proven she can regulate her own temperature. Good girl! Cadence is still improving from her bout with the bacterial meningitis – good girl, two! Docs say that Cailie may be discharged in the next week […]

Jan/21/2008 0 Malia Lane
Family

I’m happy to report that Cadence is doing much better – the jaundiced look is gone and she’s all pretty and pink! It was bacterial meningitis, but it was caught early and she is responding well to the antibiotics. Recently, Caitlin got to bathe Cailie for the first time and bottle feed her using her […]

Jan/17/2008 0 Malia Lane
Family

Caitlin is quite the mom already – she is determined to breast feed them and hospital agrees that is best for them. But since their “suck-suck-swallow” instincts have not kicked in yet and they can’t actually nurse at the breast, Caitlin has to pump the milk so she doesn’t dry up. She has to bring […]

Jan/14/2008 4 Malia Lane
Family

The twins weren’t due to be born until March 8, but apparently they got tired of hanging out in the womb, so decided to join the world on January 8. We’ve all been in a flurry of activity and a whirlwind of emotions since then. I’ve started a couple of pages on my website with […]