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Old 05-08-2007, 12:54 AM - Thread Starter
 
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Darci Ashlyn R. arrived today at 10:07 am
She weighed in at 10 pounds 4 ounces, 22 1/2 in. long, 14 1/2 in. head circ.

She came out with her elbow splayed across her face, but thankfully I didn't tear. The wonky labor pattern was caused from that elbow up by her face. She was huge and shes got lots of rolls, and Dwayne and I did wonderful.
Oh yeah, the midwives showed up as I was pushing - and I had an 8 minute pushing phase so that was quick.
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Old 05-08-2007, 12:59 AM
 
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Congrats!! Sounds like a great birth.

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that's fast! congrats!
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way to go birthin' a 10# baby!!! don't ya just love the rolls? i can't wait to see pics...hint, hint.

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Awesome mama!

Mom of a 7 yr old, 4 yr old, and 1 yr old. Wow. How did that happen?
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congratulations, Katie!
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Congratulations!

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Congratulations Katie!!!
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congratulations!
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Old 05-08-2007, 10:26 AM
 
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fantastic!!!!!

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Congrats, mama!!

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Congratulations! I think Darci is the biggest May baby so far!

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Congrats! Welcome Darci! Wow big girl with an elbow and such a great birth, amazing!

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You are my new hero! I think I am going to be having something about the size of your little girl so I love to hear about amazing women birthing bbig babies (with elbows even!) and no damage. You rock!

Welcome to the world little girl!! Congrats

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Way to go, mama!!!! Welcome baby Darci!!

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Congratulations can't wait to see photos
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Great job, mama! Congrats! Can't wait to see the pics.

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Thank you so much everyone.
I told Dwayne (even though I am getting an IUD in 3 weeks) see?? We didnt need anyone here. I'll write my birth story later.

Here is a pic I just took

oops

the link..duh. got distracted with baby duty lol
http://share.shutterfly.com/action/w...xaMXTg&notag=1


Daphne is acting a little hesitant towards her new little sister, but Darlene is in love!
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Old 05-08-2007, 11:03 PM
 
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congratulations on your big healthy girlie!!

Chrissy, lucky mama to Noah (9), Lilah (6), Rowan (3) and Laney (1).
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OMG, look at her! She is so adorable. You did good mama!

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Congratulations!! She is so cute, LOVE those big cheeks!!!
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Congratulations!!!!!!
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Old 05-09-2007, 12:20 AM
 
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Congrats, Mama! Glad things went so well for you.
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She's beautiful! You've gotta updeate your siggy!
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Many blessings to your family! Lots of love to you all~

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