A Happy Toddler – The Quinonez Family

A Happy Toddler – The Quinonez Family

Meet Ahmiracle Quinonez – she is just over 15 months old and an extraordinarily happy toddler who loves to share kisses with her mama, Maria. Ahmiracle’s birth was just that – a miracle – unexpected but welcome. She was born on October 10, 2018, three months early at...
Our Only Focus – The Franks Family

Our Only Focus – The Franks Family

We welcomed our little peanut, Charleigh James Franks, into the world on Saturday, August 24th. She was born at 35 weeks and 5 days at 3 lbs. 6 oz. Throughout the pregnancy, we were driving an hour and a half both directions to attend appointments at Maternal Fetal...
Keeping Us Together – The Klastow Family

Keeping Us Together – The Klastow Family

Like many second time moms, Lindsey Klastow didn’t expect an emergency C-section at 31 weeks into her pregnancy due to preeclampsia. Not only was she facing recovery from the unplanned surgery but also a long commute between her home in Ludington, MI and Helen DeVos...
A Tough Little Guy – Axel Reyes

A Tough Little Guy – Axel Reyes

“Think of the milestones we would have missed if we couldn’t stay close”, says Nadia as she talks to Chance about their baby Axel. Nineteen-year-old Nadia is from McBain, MI- about an hour and half away. She was in Grand Rapids on bed rest for three weeks and...
Rarer Than a Lightning Strike – The Williams Family

Rarer Than a Lightning Strike – The Williams Family

In Loving Memory of Carter Imagine hearing that not only does your child have cancer- but it’s such a rare form that it’s only been documented in 135 cases worldwide- or in less than one percent of the population. More rare than being struck by a lightning bolt. That...
A Place to Call Home – The Theobald Family

A Place to Call Home – The Theobald Family

Jilleanna Theobald never expected to be away from her home in Cadillac for six months. But when she was, she couldn’t imagine being at a better place than the Ronald McDonald House of Western Michigan (RMHWM). Jill was put on bedrest at home when her water broke...