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#1 of 36 Old 08-12-2006, 10:50 AM - Thread Starter
 
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Today (August 12) I gave birth to our second son. I had severe pre-e so I didn't have choice of keeping him in, the doctors helped me have a natural childbirth even with all the meds that were need to keep me from getting sicker. He came out pissed and opened his eyes for mom and dad. He is in the NICU holding his own. He is so tiny and smells like life. We are taking lots and lots of photos and after a nap, I will come and update with our story and a pic.
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Congratulations!! I can't wait to hear the whole story. Rest, rest and then rest some more! Kara

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Congrats!!! Enjoy your baby moon!!

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Congratulations! Wonderful to hear that you were able to have a natural birth in spite of the situation! Prayers for smooth sailing for you and baby postpartum.

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Congrats! I am glad to hear you and babe are doing well!

Peaceful mama to three blissfully-birthed and incredible small people: dd10, dd7 and ds5. Always awed and so thankful to be a midwife.
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Congrats!! We are well on our way now!!
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Congrats!!! Enjoy that fresh baby smell!! Your the first....babies already!!??


Now I really need to get my butt in gear!! lololol

Rest and heal mama!!:
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Congratulations! Looking forward to pictures of your little one

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Congratulations mama! I can't wait to hear your birth story and see pictures of your new little one

I didn't realize how far along you were until I read another thread you posted! I'm so glad your new little son is doing well in the NICU. Your family is in my prayers!!

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CONGRATS!!! I am glad to hear Mama & Baby are both doing well.

Cheryl, wife to an amazing man, homeschooling SAHM to Gavin 12/03, Rhys 09/06, and Ian Aug 11, 2010.

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CONGRATULATIONS!!!
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Congratulations!!

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I'm so happy for you and your family!!! Congratulations!

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Congratulations! Wishing you both a peaceful recovery and growing strength.
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Congratulations to you! Wishing you all the best a new baby can bring. Can't wait to smell that new life smell! How beautifully stated. Remember, sleep when the baby sleeps, we can wait for your photos!
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Congratulations! Oh wow, I guess it's really starting to happen now, isn't it?

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Congratulations!

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Congrats and I hope he is home soon!~
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Oh, congratulations!!! Looking forward to hearing your birth story.

Keeping busy with 2 boys & 1 girl ('04, '06, '08)
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Congratz!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! !!!!!!!!!
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: Good job, momma!! Hoping your little one is home soon.

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Congrats!! and way to go being able to keep the birth natural despite all the challenges.
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Congratulations! I hope he can leave the NICU soon!
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congratulations!
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Congratulations! I can't wait to read more!
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Congratulations, mama!

Mimi :yawning: the happy mama of one DD & one DS ; married to my sweetie.
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Congratulations! I hope that both of you are doing well!
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Feel better hon!

I'm sure your little one will be thriving in NO time!

Congrats to you and your family!!!!

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congrads on your new little one. Great that everyone is doing so good.
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