The pregnancy story of 2015 Atlanta, GA Promise Walk Mission Family Buddy and Brittney Powell begins much like any other: excitement and anticipation for their coming baby! Unfortunately for Brittney, her pregnancy took a difficult turn. Here is their story in Buddy’s own words:
Snow Jam 2014 brought more than just the excitement of snow… we were going to be parents! Although we could hardly contain our excitement of becoming parents, we decided to wait until we were twelve weeks to share our news with our family and friends.
The beginning of our pregnancy was a breeze! We sailed right through the first five months with no morning sickness or any signs of what was to come in our future. Unfortunately, the “smooth sailing” ended during week 26 of our pregnancy. During a routine check-up, Brittney’s blood pressure was elevated, which caused a great concern among her group of Ob doctors. After a few hours of being monitored at the hospital, Brittney was sent home… but not for long! Read the rest of this entry »