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I started out here when we found out we were pregnant and stuck around even after I found out how early we would have our twins.

Their original due date was May 28th, and they were delivered on April 3 at almost 10:00 a.m. at 32W+1D old. They were both a little over 4 pounds.

They are both doing incredibly well, just using a little breathing support from a nasal canula. Morgan is feeding already and Meagan is a day behind her. My milk is here in force, and I think pumping is more grueling than having newborns at home!

We've found the NICU staff to be very supportive of our requests and very loving towards the girls. We are excited to bring them home in a few weeks.

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Ooh, congratulations!! They're adorable! Glad to hear they're doing well!

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Aww, they're adorable! Congrats mama. I updated our Welcome sticky! Our first set of twins!

Yay babies!

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Welcome, babies!

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Congratulations balawre and welcome babies! And, what beautiful babies they are too! So glad to hear all is going well.

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They're beautiful! Congrats and I hope you're doing well!
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Anna they are absolutely precious!!! Congratulations! And I am so happy that they are doing so well!
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Congratulations! Glad to hear they're doing so well! They're just adorable. I hope you get to take them home soon! Take care!
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congratulations!!!

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Congrats!!! They look so sweet all snuggled next to each other!

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Oh, so cute! Congratulations!
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What an absolutely gorgeous bundle o' babies! Many congratulations to your family!

Did they come so early b/c things were starting to go downhill in utero? I know monoamniotic twins can have blood flow and cord entanglement issues. My 32-wkr. little girl was also 4 lbs. Good job, mama, on growing those sweet little girls! Please keep us updated on them; I'd love to hear from you!

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Wow, congratulations!!
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Awwww, OMG, look at your sweet babies! : Congratulations mama and Happy, Happy Birthday baby girls! : :

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CoNgRaTuLaTiOnS! They are absolutely adorable. Best wishes with the pumping, and I hope you're all home together soon.

eta: What does Rachel think of her baby sisters?
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they're just beautiful! congratulations!

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Way to go mama! Congratulations to you and your family!
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they are loverly! what a gorgeous picture of them sleeping

yeah, pumping is a pain, but what's more paingful is a frantic baby trying to latch - now, that's true pain - ouch!! (that's what I'm dealing with right now)
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Welcome, beautiful baby girls!

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AWWWWWW Congratulations on the arrival of your beautiful daughters!!!
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Congratulations! They are gorgeous!!
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Congrats Mama!!

Those little girls are adorable (and they look so big). I hope you all get to go home really soon.

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Congratulations! THey are beautiful.
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congratulations!! they are so precious. i hope you're enjoying every minute!
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Congratulations on your beautiful baby girls!!

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Congrats!!
They are gorgeous, what a adorable pic!
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BEAUTIFUL! Congratulations to you and your new family!
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Congratulations!! Beautiful girls...

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