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Old 10-03-2011, 06:17 PM - Thread Starter
 
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I just wanted to let you all know ;) She will actually be 2 weeks old tomorrow! She is a wonderful baby, so easy going and a fantastic nurser :) She was born on Sept 20th at 1:17pm, 8 pounds 3 ounces and 19.5" long.

 

We had a very tramatic birth experience that I am not yet up to sharing but I just wanted to share that she is here and she is doing great :)

 

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I am cross posting this in the Sept ddc as well since I was over there posting too ;)


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Old 10-03-2011, 06:21 PM
 
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Congratulations!!!!!!!!


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Congrats and I hope you're healing, too.

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and Gabriel, born 10-17-11. Ask me about cleft lip and palate!
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Congrats!  Olive Claire is an adorable name, and she sounds like a great baby.  

 

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Congratulations!

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Congratulations!

Sorry to hear your birth experience was traumatic, but glad to hear things seem to be going so well now.
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Congrats!!


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Congratulations!!! joy.gif What a beautiful name.

 

I'm so very sorry you had a traumatic birth. I had a really tough time with my first DS' birth; it can be so hard to deal with. I hope you are able to heal in every way you need to.

 

ETA: You may want to check out this organization: http://www.solaceformothers.org/


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Congrats, Mama!!  Very sweet name - Claire is our current front running name for our little girl!

 

Wishing you lots of love and healing vibes!


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Congratulations! Sending you love and healing!


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Congratulations! I love the names (DH vetoed Olive when I suggested it)

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Congratulations, and as the others said, I wish you peace and healing. We'd love to hear your story whenever it is you're ready to share.


SAHM to Abraham (9) Gillian (5) Adrienne (3) and baby boy coming in October! 

Always missing our Gianna, lost during fullterm labor (8/23/04)
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Congrats!!!


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Congratulations and Welcome baby Olive! I'm sorry to hear your birth experience was traumatic and I wish you peace and comfort in processing it. Enjoy your sweet new one. 


Happily parenting our snuggly wild child since 2007 and her little brother since 2011!

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Congratulations on Olive's birth, and I'm glad to hear she's doing so well.  I wish I knew any way to help you with the difficult birth, but I don't.  Hugs for you, anyway!


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congratulations on your new baby, and yes, share if and when you want to. Best wishes for healing for you, and she sounds like an amazing little girl!


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Congrats and hugs.


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Congratulations!  And peace and healing to you.


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Congratulations on the birth of Olive Claire! I absolutely love the name! And lots of gentle healing vibes to you. grouphug.gif


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Congratulations on baby Olive!!


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Hugs to you, Amy.  Congratulations and welcome to your new little baby, and thinking of you as you heal, process, and recover from the birth experience. 


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