Nurses At New Jersey Hospital Create Butterfly Display To Inspire Hope For Parents Welcoming Children Amid COVID-19 Pandemic

LIVINGSTON, N.J. (CBSNewYork) — A special tribute is on display at a New Jersey hospital, created by nurses and meant to signify the beauty of babies born during a pandemic while offering hope for the future

Born two months premature during a pandemic, Evangelina Carrasco is a little fighter.

“When she was born, she was about half this size. She was really small, so to see her this size, it’s definitely a blessing,” mom Melissa Carrasco, of Wallington, said.

The stress of the coronavirus complicated what should have been such a joyful time for the first-time mom.

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