Hello everyone!!!

  1. Hi guys, after I can't even remember how many years I'm finally delurking and introducing myself. I've loved this site and decided it was finally time. As you can tell by my name I'm the proud mother of a micro preemie, born at just 24 weeks earlier this year. He's home after 15 weeks in the NICU and believe it or not he's healthy and happy . He's also my inspiration while going thru the first semester of my ADN program and STILL working full time as a CNA. So far I'm making it but...don't tell anyone, I hate my job and I just pray I can hold out until December. Once again hello and I look forward to getting to know everyone.
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    About mom2a24weeker

    Joined: Sep '07; Posts: 3
    CNA/Nursing Student/Mommy
    Specialty: 2 year(s) of experience in LTC


  3. by   EricJRN
    Welcome to the site! I know that you'll bring a unique perspective to the site and to your career.
  4. by   Silverdragon102
    welcome to the site and good luck for the future
  5. by   Tweety
    Best wishes to you and your family and all that you do.

    Welcome to Allnurses!
  6. by   lilcajunnurse
    First to congratulate you on the most precious job you will ever have....BEING A MOTHER!!!. Next, Welcome to a great site. and last but not least.....hang in there!!!!Good Luck!!let us know how you are doing with new baby and school

  7. by   CHATSDALE
    bless your little fellow
    glad to have you on site
  8. by   mom2a24weeker
    Thank you for such a warm welcome! Yes, my little guy has been thru a lot but when I look back on it now I have to say that we had a good NICU experience. When he was born he weighed 1lb 8oz and he spent only 6 weeks on a vent and went straight to Vapotherm. Now he's up to 15lbs and perfectly fine. I know only time will be able to answer a lot of my questions but he'll always be my blessing.
  9. by   Diary/Dairy
    Welcome - glad to have you here.
  10. by   caliotter3
    Welcome to allnurses and hope you enjoy the site. Say hi to that little one for us and good luck with your schooling. Before you know it, your little guy will be in school too!