My Pepe

Long day/night….

My baby (while at McDonalds) fell off the steps in the playground. Funny how we chose that McDonald’s because it’s the only one (that I’ve seen) that actually still has a playground. Well he fell, I didn’t think anything of it, until I saw his arm… completely bent out of place. I freaked out and my mom and I rushed him to Sacred Heart. Thank goodness it was the McD’s by the hospital.

Anyway- he is fine, thank you Lord. Atleast it was just his arm and not anything else. Atleast it was a closed fracture. He will be 22 months soon. And he already has 2 broken bones 🙁

This is his arm, when we came in

Before

two greenstick fractures

Then the doctor had to sedate him because he had to realign the bones better b/c they were so out of place (makes healing better)

After realignment

Very grateful to the Doc and Nurses 🙂 I honestly felt my whole world spiraling down onto this surreal moment, I couldn’t believe what was happening. I was shaking. Was he going to be ok? What else was hurt?

Everything will be ok. We will see the orthopaedic doc tomorrow.

12 Comments

  1. tracylynnb

    Oh Michelle! I am so sorry…I hope he is adjusting well to the cast. Your little one is in my prayers.

  2. Aileycat Designs Photography

    OMG I hope he is ok, I called you around 8:00, that why your phone went to voice mail…. call me K

    And get some rest,

  3. Dayna Barolin

    Poor poor Pepe! And poor you! Everything will be ok. God is watching over you!
    Dayna

  4. Irwin

    Awww, poor lil guy 🙁 I could only imagine how freaky it is to see a kids arm bent out of place. I’m glad to hear he’s doing alright 🙂

  5. polina osherov

    man! i’m sorry that happened! I have a 19 month old and I would have been totally freaking out too. thank God he’s okay.

  6. Brandi

    Oh no, I’m so sorry!!! I hope he heals up fast. Thinking of you.

  7. Jennifer Kimbrough

    Michelle,
    I am so sorry to hear about your little man’s arm. Everything will be fine. He is tuff. I bet daddy hatted reading about this.

  8. erica

    oh my goodness, i know how bad it hurts to see our little baby suffer! prayers for comfort for both of you!

  9. Oeil Photography

    thanks everyone 🙂

  10. Theresa

    Poor baby…hope him and momma both are feelin’ better. I know you had to be shakin’ because I would have been. I’ll never 4get the very first time my oldest got sick. She had an ear infection and I felt like the worst mom in the world…but in reality I wasn’t but it doesn’t make the feeling go away when you’re little one is hurt or sick, ya know?

    Prayer from me are going out to you guys.

  11. Brian

    Poor little guy! Haley broke her femur when she was about 14 months. It was just the first of many.

  12. chris.

    hope he’s doing well now… just looking at those xrays makes me queasy, i don’t know how you handled it!

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