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#1 of 23 Old 08-09-2007, 06:42 PM - Thread Starter
 
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born mon. aug 6 @ 6:45pm
8# 6oz!! 19.5"

27 hrs of long, hard back labor but kept it drug free. she was born into my arms @ a birth center where they took great care of us & respected all our wishes completely. home now, more story later.

congrats to all the other new mamas & good labor vibes to all of you ladies in waiting! it's been a great trip so far w/ all of you! looking forward to sharing post pg Q's & A's. thanks for all the help!

pics on my blog...
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Congratulations! Looking forward to hearing more about it.
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Congrats on doing it drug free- I'm hoping I can do it too.
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What a lovely name for a lovely little girl!!! Congratulations mama!!!
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Congratulations! She has such a sweet little face. I love the name Tessa as well.
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Congratulations!!! Welcome Tessa!

Tis the season, for hot apple cider!
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Congrats! Welcome to the world Tessa! (love her name BTW)
I've added both of to you the welcome thread
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Congratulations and welcome baby girl!
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Congrats, mama! Sounds like your labor was intense but empowering! My dh and I considered the name Cairn for a boy- I love it! Welcome to the world, little one!!
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she's gorgeous! good job mama!
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Congratulations! She's a darling baby, good for you on the labor!
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Congratulations!

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DCP to 1 busy munchkin! and a CRST too!
 
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Congrats. Great job!

Mom to DMI & Silly Apple
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What a doll! Cogratulations!
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Congratulations!! She is gorgeous!!

Single mama to Alex(13), Maddy(12), Sam(8), Violet(6), and Ruby(3). fly-by-nursing1.gif
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Congrats, mama!!

Lisa, mom to M : 6/02, R : 6/04, m/c 6/8/05, L 6/06, and E 8/07
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Congratulations! She's beautiful! (22mo DS says "baby pretty!")

A, wife to R and mom to 3 boys: D~ 10/05, J~ 8/07, and B~ 12/09 jumpers.gif

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Congratulations!!

: Mom to a wonderful teen girl, a happy little boy and a cute baby girl
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Happy birthday Tessa!! Congrats mama what a cutie she is!!
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Congratulations!
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Yay! Congratulations!
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Congrats!! I think we were labor buddies lol - Jake was also born 8/6 after a lonnnnnng labor, at 5:21 pm (PST). I hope you're having a wonderful babymoon!
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Congratulations!!

momma to my girls (9) (7) (4) (3) (7m) &
my little ones held only in my heart 4/12-17/00~8/01-twins~11/04~3/05~11/08
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