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Old 09-16-2011, 10:59 AM - Thread Starter
 
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I had my fourth boy on my birthday, the 13th!

It was a long, kind of hard labor, but I feel I was able to keep relaxed and calm through it all... probably in part to having my little sister there. She's due with her first baby in Dec, and I really wanted her to experience a good, natural birth. The MW didn't make it until several hours after the baby came. She was at the birth of a v-bac mom that had had two c-secs and no vag. births. She was able to deliver a 9#+ baby after being told she was too small to deliver her 6 and 7lb babies!

Anyway, our "little" Noah finally arrived after about 2 days of slow labor. The water broke as his head was ready to emerge. Pushing only took 19 minutes, but I had to push from his head to his toes before he came all the way out. :) He weighed 10lbs, 4oz! Daddy delivered him, and did a great job. No tears, and we are both doing great.

 

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This is my husband with my oldest and youngest, the two he delivered on his own. (The MW was able to be there for the two boys inbetween.)

 

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Old 09-16-2011, 11:26 AM
 
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Congrats Mama!  I am sure your husband and this new little one will have a special bond (same thing happened with my second and she and Daddy are connected in a very special way!) 

 

Enjoy your babymoon!  He's adorable :)

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So very cute!!!  Congrats on your new arrival.  :)


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Congratulations! orngbiggrin.gif


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Congrats!!! Sounds amazing!


Married to a rad dad since 2005! Mommy to DS since 6-24-07! TTC #2 for 1 1/2 years...Joyfully EXPECTING #2 on 9/11!!!!
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Great job. joy.gifWhat a sweet big boy!


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Oh, he's adorable!!!  Congrats, mama!!!


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Congratulations!!! He is very cute!

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Wow, Congratulations on your "little" boy!  How very cool that your DH caught him.  Enjoy your newest addition :)


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Congrats!!  What an incredible birth story!  He's gorgeous!

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He's so sweet--congrats!
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Oh my goodness, he's too cute!

 

Congrats to you and yours, and YAY!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!  :)


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Such a beautiful baby! congratulations mama!

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Yay!!!  Congrats mama!!!  What a beautiful birth.


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Congratulations! Great story, beautiful baby!

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Congrats!! Yay! What a beautiful big boy!
I have a Noah too:)

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