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#1 of 12 Old 07-14-2006, 05:57 PM - Thread Starter
 
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*cross posted with July DDC*

Well, I'd hoped to avoid a 4th of July delivery but she just wasn't having it.

Grace Isabel was born at 8:12pm on the 4th of July.
7 pounds 4 oz (my smallest baby yet!)
18.5 inches

Here's a picture of her less than a few minutes old.
http://www.dnshunter.net/sam/albums/...MomentsOld.jpg

She looks sooo much like DS#2 did at birth, in fact they both have the same birth mark between their eyes and forehead.

She'd lost some weight at the hospital down to 6 pounds 8oz (at release) but she was already up to 7 pounds 10 oz at 8 days old!! Once my milk finally comes in... it comes in!! She's been nursing like a champ, in fact she'd latched on with gusto at only a few minutes old. The nurses were so impressed.
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Congratulations!!!

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Congrats! She's darling!
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Oh, she is adorable! Congrats to another Sept '04 mama!!

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Congrats she is so cute


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Wow, fireworks just for her!! Welcome little one and Congrats mama!!!
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yeah!! welcome Grace!

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She's adorable, congrats!

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Congrats! I love har name!

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