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#1 of 5 Old 04-21-2007, 03:52 PM - Thread Starter
 
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Just as my husband predicted, our beautiful daughter was born on April 17th, a new moon.
The labor was a fantastic experience. I have never experienced anything like that. It was amazing.
I had a long prelabor, then a rather quick labor... I labored mostly in the tub, and went from 4 to 9 cm in about 3 or 4 hours...
I kept water birth open as an option, but got out at 9cm, as I had a cervical lip, and didn't progess. We decided to push past it, and after an hour or so of pushing, she was born.
I am so in love!
I had my wonderful mother, our fantastic doula, my favorite midwive, my favorite nurse all present and incedibly supportive. A student nurse later commented that the love in the room was so strong, it was viscous.
I'll write more later...

Mama to Little Beedust.gif born April 2007 -

Expecting a new little one in Mid-October, after 3 1/2 years TTC

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#2 of 5 Old 04-21-2007, 04:13 PM
 
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Congrats mama!!

Rachael ~ Wife to : DH ~ Son 4-24-07 ~ 6-24-08 ~ Daughter 7-22-09
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That sounds beautiful. I remember you posting about a new moon babe. I predicted ours would be a full moon, but he turned out to be a New Mooner as well. They share the same birthday!
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congrats
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Congrats on your new baby girl!!
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