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My labor thread...finally!

I'm up and slowly getting ready for the biggest day of my life yet. I'm not sure what to expect but I'm so ready to be a mom! I really wanted to share these pictures with y'all because they make me feel so much love when I look at them. I can't wait to begin this journey with the love of my life.

Today, we become parents. <3

I'll keep you updated and let you know when the drugs start flowing!


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Yay! Hope it's everything you could ever want!

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Yall are adorable! Welcome to parenthood. Hope your day is beautiful and filled with magic!

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DDCC from July ~ big tears over here! Gosh you two are cute! I've been checking in on you @bren94 , waiting for your sweet little baby to arrive and today is the day! So exciting!! You've got mamas from all across the DDCs rooting for you!

Blessings to you and I can't wait for an update!
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Happy birth day, Bren!
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Cute pics. There are no words for what is about to happen, but I'm wishing you an amazing experience. Looking forward to your updates.

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DDC crashing to say I'm so excited for you! Wonderful pictures, and welcome to the biggest blessing of your life!!

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EEK! Yeay! Hope everything goes smoothly! Good luck today, Bren! I can't wait to see that little cute boy of yours!

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@bren94 ! So excited you get to meet your baby! Sending you tons of good labor juju!


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Thinking good thoughts for you, Bren!

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So excited for you! Can't wait to hear you've had your little one

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What a beautiful couple! You're going to be an even more beautiful family!
Rock it, girl! Remember... TRUST the process! And the pain. It WILL hurt, but you CAN move beyond it.

I'm so excited for you both to finally meet little Liam!

Looking forward to an updated picture!

Lots of love going out to you! Finish this boards deliveries in style!


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Yay!!! I'm so excited. Good luck, Brenna!



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Love those pictures, they are so dang cute. Good luck today, I hope you have an amazing birth and that your first meeting with your son is everything you have hoped for.

It truly is amazing… I had another dream last night about giving birth again and I loved it ha ha.

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Thank you ladies. Things got scary for a minute. The midwife broke my water and there was moderate meconium and the baby didn't handle it well. He's holding strong right now and they'll put me back on the pit in a little bit. Keep the prayers coming.


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Thinking of you, praying for you and William and Baby!


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Hope all is well @bren94 . I can empathise from a similar experience. I know how scary it can be. Hope you can update soon. Thinking of you.

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I'm completely dilated and about to start pushing!


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YAY! Sending good thoughts your way! So excited for you!!

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Yay! you have probably already met your baby by now! if not, you are super close.

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My labor thread...finally!

Wow. I'm so exhausted as I type this. My beautiful 8lb 2oz boy. Born at 7:24 pm after 11 hours of labor and 15 minutes of hardcore pushing. This is Liam Christopher.



That was the single most rewarding and exhausting experience of my life. I can't believe how quickly it all happened.


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Congrats mama! He is adorable. Can't wait to hear more details after you get some rest.


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Oh, he is just so beautiful, Brenna! Congratulations on a job well done. How wonderful!
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