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Old 07-22-2005, 01:32 AM - Thread Starter
 
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Hey Everyone,

Well, this one went NOTHING like last time. 12 hours, including ~1 hr. of pushing before I was truly ready and ~1 hr. of productive pushing. My MW was AWESOME and kept me in the game. Turned out he had his fist up by his face and the cord wrapped around his shoulders so it was a SUPER tight squeeze. Ouch.

However, baby boy (no name yet!) is truly perfect and we are thrilled to have him.

7 lb. 4 oz.
20 1/2 inches
born 4:20 PM PST

Debating names...will post birth story and pictures later.

ex-Californian, making my way on the East Coast with DS (10), DS (6) and WAHDH. Former extended BF'er, co-sleeper, and baby-wearer. Remembering how to garden.

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Congrats! Also congratulations on becoming a senior member.
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Congratulations mama! And welcome to the world little one!
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YAY Melina!! Finally! So glad it went well!! Full moon baby!!! Heat wave!!!! Yay!!!
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: YAY!!! Sounds like your MW was a champ -- so glad she was able to support you so well! Congratulations and a warm welcome to your little boy!

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Mama to M (7/05) and S (5/08) my surprise !!!
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Congratulations, mama! I can't wait to see the pictures!

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Congratulations! :

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congrats!

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On the full moon - that's wonderful - congratulations - looking forward to knowing his name (we still can't agree!!)

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Congratulations Melina! I like the name Simon, it is absolutely adorable. How are you feeling?

Ouch! Did you tear much?
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Simon? Is it Simon?? I LOVE Simon!!!
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... if you have time! :LOL

Simon's Birth Story

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