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Awesome! Congrats! She is beautiful!
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Congrats! I don't know how you surprise UC mamas do it. It was enough for me emotionally/mentally with our planned one!

I added you to the uc roll call. Let me know if you don't want that or want something changed.

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I'm hoping for one of these too! Sounds like a totally AMAZING and EMPOWERING experience. I bet your DH is thrilled!

Enjoy your Babymoon, and Happy Birthday to your Girl!
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Yay! Congrats on your new little one!
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Congrats! what a story!

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well done and what a brilliant birth story enjoy your little bundle i really enjoyed reading it Niamh
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Wow what a story! Congrats!

Can I say I have just a little, tiny bit of baby fever now?

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Great story! Sounds a lot like my dd's birth except she was a planned homebirth but the midwive's didn't make it in time.

Rachel, mom to Jake (5/04) and Alexia (7/07) a surprise UC thanks to hypnobabies!
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Congratulations!! What a beautiful story!! Happy babymoon!

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thanks for sharing your story! awesome to hear that you'll plan a homebirth next time, too. you will probably get to be more comfortable next time around since you can actually plan where to birth instead of having to run to the car. you were so brave and into your body this time; it's just fabulous!

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Congratulations! Lovely story, too!

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what a great birth story. Congrats mama

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Congratulations!!! She is beautiful!!

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What a beautiful story. You made me cry mama!

Enjoy that precious little one!

Take care

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Congratulations! I'm moving this over to Birth Stories now so we can all share in the

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what a great story!!! congrats!!!
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Lurking in from June. What a wonderful story, well done Mama.
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love your story. i had an unplanned homebirth also with ds!!! enjoy your sweet girl as she grows!

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what a beautiful story! thank you for sharing

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Loved it! Amazing story- thanks so much for sharing

Mommy to DS1 5/07 and DS2 1/09 , wife to an awesome hubby. And someone new coming in March!
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That story made me smile the whole time!!! Great job- both of you!
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Reading after your link in the cerebral/analytical birth thread. Wonderful story! Thanks so much for sharing!

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