We couldn't have been more wrong. Little did we know, we were both about to be thrown into a crazy whirlwind of a pregnancy- and separated for most of it. The baby inside my belly was a far cry from healthy, but he would steal our hearts anyways, the moment we saw his little white silhouette on our first ultrasound.
Had I known ahead of time that I would spend the majority of my pregnancy on bedrest, worrying incessantly, would I do it again? Would I have felt differently knowing that I would have to spend six weeks in
Absolutely. Every tear shed along this journey has been worth it. I am a better, stronger woman now than I was one year ago. Look at what came of it all- a happy baby boy. What could be better? Elliot is my entire world. He lights up my life. All the tough times over the last twelve months are instantly erased when I see his smile. When he reaches for my hand. When he looks up at me with those big eyes and I just know how much he loves and depends on me.
I'd do it again. I'd do it a hundred times.
I love you, Elliot Reid, and you are absolutely perfect in every way.
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