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Hi Ladies,
I am pleased to annouce the arrival of our son Benajmin. I went into labor around 9:30PM on Aug 29, checked in to the hospital in hard labor on Aug 30, but out little man made us wait until 4:00AM on Sept 1 before making his arrival earthside. He weighed 7lbs 4oz and was 21 inches long. Labor was very difficult and we are all still recovering. I will post a birth story at some point after I finish processing everything that happened. However, please now that we are at home now and doing well.

I probably will not be able to update the welcome thread for quite a while. If there is anyone who is willing to go through the threads and send me a list of all of the birthes announced from Aug 29 on, it will make my life alot easier. If not, I will just do it once I have the time. Thanks for being patient.

I hope everyone is enjoying their babes (and that all of us will be mommas soon!).

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Yay! Congratulations!! Recover, rest and enjoy yourself.
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Congrats, Em! Rest up and enjoy wee Benjamin!

Tamara: hs'ing Christian mom of five here and five in Heaven. Joyfully awaiting Punkin, coming mid-Sept!
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Congrats!

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Congratulations!!

(I would be more than happy to send you the list of births.)

(List as of 9/3 sent..will send again pending more births.)

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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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Congratulations mama!!!! QRV's coming to you!

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Congrats mama and welcome Benjamin! Hope your recovery is quick!
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Congratulations!

: Mom to a wonderful teen girl, a happy little boy and a cute baby girl
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congratulations mama!!!

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!BABY BENJAMIN!
WE HAVE BEEN AWAITING YOU

emily, as you may remember, cj and i both had trouble processing our birth experiences...it's intense, huh?
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Congrats, Emily! Welcome Benjamin-- love the name. Take care and rest. Love and hugs!
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Congatulations. Benjamin is one of my all time favirote names.

wishing you a peaceful recovery
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Congratulations! Take good care of yourself as you recover--sounds like you had a marathon.

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Birth Story finally written and posted HERE. Warning - it is very long (like my labor).
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