Baby goes home after special care nursery stay

Laura and Nick O’Connor of Faribault welcomed their second child sooner than expected. Daughter Ella was born April 20 at The Mother Baby Center in Minneapolis after just 34 weeks. The situation was similar to the one the O’Connors experienced when son William was born prematurely 18 months earlier. “The first one was filled with a lot … Continued

Mom waits to welcome twins

Happy Mother’s Day to Shannon Neuberger, who is at The Mother Baby Center awaiting twin girls with a scheduled delivery of July 13. Shannon is on bed rest as a result of preterm premature rupture of membranes. The mom and stepmom to four girls already said at The Mother Baby Center they are doing extra … Continued

Woman becomes new mom just in time for Mother’s Day

Happy Mother’s Day to new mom Christina Thomas, who delivered Ava Kay Reumann at 7:53 p.m. Wednesday at The Mother Baby Center in Minneapolis. “She recognizes my voice and loves skin-to-skin contact,” said Christina, who will be spending Mother’s Day introducing and sharing Ava with family.

Mom celebrates Mother’s Day with new son

Happy Mother’s Day to Melanie Evanger Bullinger, who gave birth to Adler John Bullinger on Wednesday at The Mother Baby Center in Minneapolis. Melanie will be spending Mother’s Day with Adler and her older children, Orin, 4; and Elsa, 2. “When you first meet them, they are so small and new — it’s a thrilling experience,” … Continued