Saturday, December 14, 2013

A Preemie's Twelve Days of Christmas


Below is my preemie's version of the twelve days of Christmas.

On the first day of Christmas
My preemie blessed me
Kangaroo care in a rocking chair!

On the second day of Christmas
My preemie blessed me
Two doses of iron
And kangaroo care in a rocking chair!

On the third day of Christmas
My preemie blessed me
Three ounces of Neosure
Two doses of iron
And kangaroo care in a rocking chair!

On the fourth day of Christmas
My preemie blessed me
Four wardrobe changes
Three ounces of Neosure

Two doses of iron
And kangaroo care in a rocking chair!


On the fifth day of Christmas
My preemie blessed me
Five big big smiles
Four wardrobe changes
Three ounces of Neosure

Two doses of iron
And kangaroo care in a rocking chair!


On the sixth day of Christmas
My preemie blessed me

Six scoops of sweet potato
Five big big smiles
Four wardrobe changes
Three ounces of Neosure
Two doses of iron

And kangaroo care in a rocking chair!

On the seventh day of Christmas
My preemie blessed me

Seven diapers for changing
Six scoops of sweet potato
Five big big smiles

Four wardrobe changes
Three ounces of Neosure
Two doses of iron
And kangaroo care in a rocking chair!


On the eighth day of Christmas
My preemie blessed me
Eight hours of sleeping
Seven diapers for changing

Six scoops of sweet potato
Five big big smiles
Four wardrobe changes

Three ounces of Neosure
Two doses of iron
And kangaroo care in a rocking chair!


On the ninth day of Christmas
My preemie blessed me

Nine "Wah Wah Wahs"
Eight hours of sleeping
Seven diapers for changing
Six scoops of sweet potato

Five big big smiles
Four wardrobe changes
Three ounces of Neosure

Two doses of iron
And kangaroo care in a rocking chair!

On the tenth day of Christmas
My preemie blessed me
Ten therapy exercises

Nine "Wah Wah Wahs"
Eight hours of sleeping
Seven diapers for changing
Six scoops of sweet potato

Five big big smiles
Four wardrobe changes
Three ounces of Neosure

Two doses of iron
And kangaroo care in a rocking chair!

On the eleventh day of Christmas
My preemie blessed me
Eleven pumps of sanitizer
Ten therapy exercises

Nine "Wah Wah Wahs"
Eight hours of sleeping
Seven diapers for changing
Six scoops of sweet potato

Five big big smiles
Four wardrobe changes
Three ounces of Neosure

Two doses of iron
And kangaroo care in a rocking chair!

On twelfth day of Christmas
My preemie blessed me
Twelve toys for playing
Eleven pumps of sanitizer

Ten therapy exercises
Nine "Wah Wah Wahs"
Eight hours of sleeping
Seven diapers for changing
Six scoops of sweet potato

Five big big smiles
Four wardrobe changes
Three ounces of Neosure

Two doses of iron
And kangaroo care in a rocking chair!


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1 comment:

  1. 8 hours sleeping is a pretty good gift!! You are just so clever and creative, Michelle!

    Katie @ Cup of Tea
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