The Bodnar Family
It all started in August of 2017. We noticed a small bite, thinking that it was either a mosquito or she might have hit her head on the top. A few months later it grew to a size of 5x4 centimeters.
The Brunson Family
Remi was hospitalized in Rapid City, SD due to failure to thrive and a respiratory virus. She then contracted pneumonia and was flown to Sioux Falls to the Sanford Children's Hospital.
The Toso Family
Sutton decided to come early into this world! My water broke at 29 weeks and I was on bed rest for 1 week in the hospital. Then Sutton said it’s time to come into this world at 30 weeks! I have been off work since April 1st
The Jostad Family
Caleb and Jacob spent the last 32 weeks sharing an amniotic sac as they are a fairly rare type of identical twin called MonoChorionic, MonoAmniotic.
The Miller Family
In early March 2019, my wife, who was 6 months pregnant with our first child, began experiencing extreme pains in her upper stomach area along with high blood pressure.
The Kratochvil Family
At 6 weeks pregnant, Dylan and Katie found out they were expecting identical twins. At 16 and 3 we were diagnosed with stage 2 TTTS and were sent to Minneapolis for surgery. 16 and 4 we were at stage 3 and had surgery at 2 that afternoon.
The Ferwerda Family
In September we found out we were expecting identical twins. Mid December our girls were in Stage 2 Twin to Twin Transfusion Syndrome (TTTS). We had a placental ablation surgery to fix the TTTS.
The Ham Family
Silas was born at 28 weeks on January 2nd, 2019. His mom Ashley developed Preeclampsia and HELLP Syndrome which required an emergency c-section!
The Nardinger Family
Our names are Ryan and Holly and this is our daughter Clara's story. Our first child decided to join this world 8 weeks ahead of schedule throwing our whole world into a tail spin. Clara was born at the Mayo Clinic in Red Wing, MN on Jan.
The Dagen Family
After a 2-3 year long journey with infertility, my husband and I were thrilled to find out that we were finally pregnant. Much to our surprise, we ended up finding out that we had three miracles growing inside!
The Zick Family
We are a normal family that was devastated when our 6 month old baby girl was diagnosed with Hepatoblastoma. Her treatment is long and aggressive and we have been heartbroken watching her fight this awful thing.