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Old 05-19-2007, 11:35 AM
 
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ohhh how exciting. I hope this is it for you and your holding your babe soon

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oooh, it sounds like the real thing to me! easy labor vibes to you mama.

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yay, I made it through the night and my contractions are still going strong!! They are 7-10 minutes apart still, but I can feel the babe pushing down into my cervix with each contraction. I have tons of pressure on my cervix and rectum. I feel like I can't stop pooping. And gobs of bloody show each time I wipe! I'll keep you all posted as time goes on.

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Poor mama, I can't believe how long this has been dragging out for you! Sounds like the end REALLY AND FINALLY is in sight!

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YaY! ...Waiting for news...
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won't be long now!

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Hi this is Jenn's husband ding a quick update Kylie Drew Tardy was born at home in the water in my hands at 9:50 pm healthy with color. 4 hours of active labor and incredibly 14 minutes of pushing. Jenn will give further detail in the AM. Love to all.

Happy Daddy,

Jason T Tardy

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Congrats Jen!!!!!
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Congratulations!! Can't wait to hear more and see pics!

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You did it! Congratulations on your new little love!

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Yeah! congratulations Jenn
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Congrats!!

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Wohoooooooo!

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yay Jenn! congratulations to you & Jason & to big sister Katelynn! welcome to this world, baby Kylie!

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p.s. can i share the news with ellie-the-midwife?
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Wow! What a quick labourCongrats!
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Thanks Ladies!!

So here's a quick low down...

Kylie Drew was born at 9:50pm last night.
She is one HUGE baby! A hair under 11 pounds and 23 1/2 inches long!!! They measured her three times because they couldn't believe she was actually that long!
I'll get my birth story together in the next few days, meanwhile here are some pics:

http://picasaweb.google.com/JennTardy/BabyKylieDrew

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Congratulations! She is a beautiful baby!

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Amazing, congrats!

E ~ Mostly-SAHM to 3 amazing boys (and another little guy still percolating, due 5/10)! :
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OMG, how cute are your girls together?! And wow, do those margaritas look GOOD.

Congratulations, that looks like a wonderful home waterbirth. WOW.

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Wow!!! Way to birth a healthy BIG baby girl!!! She's beautiful & enjoy your new family....

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how exciting! can't wait for the update!
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Congrats - sounds like a great birth!
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congrats!

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Oh, she is so beautiful!!! Thank you soooo much for sharing all the pics, especially the labor ones and the brand fresh new baby ones.

Congratulations!!

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