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#1 of 47 Old 05-15-2014, 09:43 AM - Thread Starter
 
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Congratulations to @jessdiamonds :thumb on being the first "new" mom of our DDC!
Looking forward to seeing more on here in the coming weeks/month-plus.  
The May Chat thread got long and it almost got buried, so hoping we can keep one just for announcements.  (Hey, it's worth a shot!)

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#2 of 47 Old 05-19-2014, 05:10 PM
 
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Just came to check to see if anyone else has a birth story yet...I imagine that it is still pretty dang early. Well, my son will be a week old tomorrow. C-section is healing nicely, I am in love with just feeding and hanging out with my baby. Giving the hubs a hall pass for a few hours this evening to get some adult time. We'll stay home and repeat the following schedule: nurse, burp, diaper, nap. I've been mindlessly watching episodes of House, all that I have seen before. It's nice to have background noise whilst I nod in and out on the couch with a sleeping baby glued to my chest. 

 

Can't wait to hear how everyone else's births go! I leave you with this photo of one of many naps taken today. 

 

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Awww Jess...he's just so adorable!!!

He looks so big already :)


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Look at that sweet smile! ! Beautiful♡♡
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He eats so much, I wouldn't be surprised if he'd already put on a lot of weight. The onesie he is wearing right how didn't fit when I brought him home Thursday.
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Yay! i'm glad feeding is going well and you are healing. What a little sweetheart :) Sounds like you are having a lovely baby moon :)


 three radical teens DS jammin.gif18, DS REPlaySkateboard04HL.gif 14,hammer.gif​ DD 12. Expecting waterbirth.jpghomebirth.jpg DD#2 3rdtri.gifJune 23/2014. Madly and passionately in love with dp_malesling.GIF joy.gif
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Babies are here. Josh and Ben 2:18 & 2:30pm, 6lbs15oz and 7lb6oz.all are doing well. More later, going to sleep for a bit!
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Babies are here. Josh and Ben 2:18 & 2:30pm, 6lbs15oz and 7lb6oz.all are doing well. More later, going to sleep for a bit!

Congrats! Can't wait to hear more!

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So happy to hear! Congrats on 2 baby boys!


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Yay, so exciting! Congratulations!

Mama to DD#1 2001 reading.gif, DD#2 2002 2whistle.gif, dog2.gif, & cat.gif. Me & my man partners.gifbelly.gif June 2014.
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Yeay!! Congratulations! !! Can't wait to hear all about it♡♡
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Congratulations!

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Congratulations!! Love the names I have a Ben too!

Rest up and enjoy this first snuggles
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Congrats to both you mamas <3


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Babies are here. Josh and Ben 2:18 & 2:30pm, 6lbs15oz and 7lb6oz.all are doing well. More later, going to sleep for a bit!

 

Congratulations! Must be exciting to meet these little guys! Blessings to your family. xxx


Me and hubs expecting our first little one in June bfinfant.gif
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whoo! Can't wait to hear the details!


 three radical teens DS jammin.gif18, DS REPlaySkateboard04HL.gif 14,hammer.gif​ DD 12. Expecting waterbirth.jpghomebirth.jpg DD#2 3rdtri.gifJune 23/2014. Madly and passionately in love with dp_malesling.GIF joy.gif
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Babies are here. Josh and Ben 2:18 & 2:30pm, 6lbs15oz and 7lb6oz.all are doing well. More later, going to sleep for a bit!

Wow! Congratulations!! what great sizes too! 

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Babies are here. Josh and Ben 2:18 & 2:30pm, 6lbs15oz and 7lb6oz.all are doing well. More later, going to sleep for a bit!

Congrats!!!


belly.gifwith our first due Early June! It's a Boy!!

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 3rdtri.gif  39 40

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Yay! Congrats!


Happily married to my soul mate, and a mommy of two girls + another baby due in June!

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C-section is healing nicely, I am in love with just feeding and hanging out with my baby.

WOOHOO! Glad to hear you're healing and loving the babe :)

 

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Babies are here. Josh and Ben 2:18 & 2:30pm, 6lbs15oz and 7lb6oz.all are doing well. More later, going to sleep for a bit!

Good-size twins - yay! (and to me, Josh and Ben automatically go together as brother because those are DP's cousins' names!)

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Congrats @jessdiamonds and @SynEpona!!!! :joy


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Congratulations on your little bundles of joy!!!


Me: 39. Hubby: 40. Soon to be first time parents to a baby girl due 6/21/14 joy.gif
Her older "sister" is Penny, a large, sweet GSD who loves kiddos. I'm looking forward to breast feeding, cloth diapering, and being a mother!
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Congratulations to you both! I hope the births went well. 

 

My baby is due this week and I am freaking out lol no turning back now! And we still need a first name! Trying to stay focused on the excitement of getting to see and meet her. I do tend to worry.

 

Looking forward to reading your birth stories.

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CONGRATULATIONS to the Mamas!
Welcome to the world, little ones!
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My son Cody arrived at 34+2 weeks. He spent the first three weeks of his life in NICU and is six weeks old today. He was 5lb2oz at birth and weighted in at 7lb15oz on Friday.
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Congratulations! Thanks for sharing. @Sihaya helped me join the Facebook group to stay in touch with our DDC. You can PM her for details.

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I had my baby Sunday morning! It's a boy!!! So amazing. He was born at 39 weeks 4 days. 8 pounds 2 oz. it was the best birth yet!

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Congratulations! ! What beautiful pictures-thank you for sharing! !
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Congratulations, Mandy! What gorgeous pictures - I especially love the bracelet!

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Congratulations! Thanks for sharing the photos. Beautiful!
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