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#1 of 28 Old 04-30-2010, 09:30 AM - Thread Starter
 
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I wanted to post this here so that future twin mamas can find it easily when they search the forums. I know when I was pregnant, I wanted all the twin stories that I could find!!

Click here.

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I could read that every day. You are my hero!

Melissa-Mama to Allyson carrot.gif 1-22-07 and Katelyn homebirth.jpg 5-14-09 and Paul 1-2-12 my 10 lb 6oz. homebirthed baby boy.

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TY sooo much! I totally favorited that link! I must say its funny because we are expecting our twins in december. And My name is Amanda and my DH is Brandan. Thank you so much for sharing your beautiful story!

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Awesome!
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This was just such an amazing, amazing birth story. Beautiful. You look so happy and FANTASTIC!

Em, married to Alex, mom to Samantha (11 yrs) and Cullen (5yrs) and Maybe (5/16/2010) Trying to grow 4,000lbs of produce on .2 acres. See my blog!
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Loved it! Thanks for sharing!

DS is 4!
DD 8/10/10!
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Great story! Thanks for sharing!

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Thank you all so much!!

Amanda- Congratulations on your twins!

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Such a refreshing birth story! And I love your blog.

Kali (pka Michelle) ~ crunchy wife to Cory (09/06) ~ Mama to H (03/90) & I (06/92)--bothnocirc.gifbf.jpg BF for 35 consecutive months ~ angel1.gif x 4

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Such a refreshing birth story! And I love your blog.
Thank you!!

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Beautiful birth story!
Congrat's!

Lovin my sweet babygirl 3-17-10love.gif and expecting another in March! love.gif

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I am crying happy tears. You are beautiful, mama.

Mommy to The Boy (August 2006) and Another Boy (November 2009)
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Amazing Mama!! You are amazing!!!


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What an amazing birth story!! YOU are amazing for being able to do that! Thank you for sharing it!

SAHM to my #1 little miss (9/11/09) and have been TTC since 06/10 (with 1 loss 3/12/11).We do all the usual "crunchy" things!I'm typing from my iPhone so please excuse any errors.
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Thank you all so much!

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I am just amazed at your strength and how you managed to work through your experiences from your first birth, and turn them into this. Thank you for sharing! And your boys are really beautiful!

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Beautiful story!

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can someone post the link? I'm having trouble seeing the first post in every thread on MDC

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thanks for sharing! that was awesome!

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Loved your story! Thanks so much for sharing it

Mommy to DS1 5/07 and DS2 1/09 , wife to an awesome hubby. And someone new coming in March!
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Love it! Beautiful boys! Congrats, mama, and thanks for sharing.

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Wonderful story, mama!

Katie - lovin' on DH, DD (2/10), DS (3/11), and just got one of these pos.gif  !!!

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What a beautiful birth story!! I'm curious, how much did the babies weigh? They look like chunky little fellas!

Homeschoolin' Mama chicken3.gifto Dd1 2/3/00, Dd2 1/13/03, Ds1 3/11/06 & Ds2 11/18/10!!
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Thanks again everyone!! Gavin weighed 8lbs 5oz and Kai weighed 7lbs even.

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I feel like I could have written the same birth story as you! Scared to be a mama to two, amazed at doing it, pushing out another....everything! Now mine are almost two...

Congratulations!!

Sarah, (Cabhan and Aile)

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What a lovely story! They were such big boys! Wonderful that you went to 39 weeks with them. Congratulations!!

Mama of 2 sweet boys, Miles (Jan 3/07) and Avery (Nov 28/09) My fast and furious HBAC
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Thank you so much for sharing your wonderful story! What gorgeous little ones you have!

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Fantastic Story! Very inspiring to those who want natural births! Congrats on your two beautiful boys.

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