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#31 of 56 Old 01-19-2008, 10:42 PM
 
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Due Date: 08.01.2008
Baby's Name and Gender: female, no name yet
Date and Time Born: 11PM-ish, 18 January, 2008
Weight and Length: 8 pounds, 20.5 inches
Link to Birth Story: forthcoming
Link to Pictures: forthcoming
Anything else you'd like to share: born at home, 3 minutes of pushing with a HUGE GUSH that completely doused DH as he caught the baby! DS slept through the whole thing.

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#32 of 56 Old 01-21-2008, 12:03 AM
 
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Due Date: Jan. 24, 2008
Baby's Name and Gender: Benjamin Douglas Joel
Date and Time Born: Jan. 19, 2008 @ 5:22pm
Weight and Length: 9lbs 13oz 21inches

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Name: Cortney
Age: 19
Due Date: 1/20 or 1/22
Baby's Name and Gender: No name yet - girl
Date and Time Born: Sun Jan 20th at 2:11am
Weight and Length: 8lbs 11oz - 20in
Link to Birth Story & pictures: www.enutero.blogspot.com

I haven't actually written the birth story or updated with pictures...but when I do that is where it will be!

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Name: Lynda (Southernmommie)
Age: 28
Due Date: jan. 11th
Baby's Name and Gender: girl, Ariannah Jacquelyn Rae-Ann
Date and Time Born: jan. 11th 10:14 pm
Weight and Length: 7lb 11oz; 20"
Link to Birth Story: http://domestichousewives.blogspot.com/
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Age:24
Due Date:Jan 22
Baby's Name and Gender: little boy named Koi Linux
Date and Time Born: Jan 22 6:25am
Weight and Length: 8 lbs 5 ounces
Link to Birth Story: coming soon
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awesome birth experience lasting only six hours which as completely unexpected. goes to show that every birth is different.
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Age:31
Due Date:Jan 13
Baby's Name and Gender: girl - Florence Honoria
Date and Time Born: Jan 23 1.42am
Weight and Length: 7lb12oz
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VBAC! Just before her scheduled c-section - clever girl!
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Name: Annette (Demeter_Shima)
Age: 28
Due Date: 1/20
Baby's Name and Gender: Gabriel Edward (Boy)
Date and Time Born: Saturday, January 12th 2008 -5:57pm
Weight and Length: 8lbs 2oz - 21.5 inches
Link to Birth Story & pictures: http://kimballbaby08.blogspot.com/

Mother of 2 boys, new little one on the way
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Age: 23
Due Date: January 27, 2008
Baby's Name and Gender: Claire Evelyn (F)
Date and Time Born: January 23, 2008 at 12:12 PM
Weight and Length: 7 lbs. 3 oz.
Link to Birth Story: Forthcoming
Link to Pictures: Forthcoming
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Name: mamaFern
Age: 26
Due Date: January 11, 2008
Baby's Name and Gender: no name yet (F)
Date and Time Born: January 24, 2008 at 6:47 PM
Weight and Length: 8 lbs. 3 oz. 21 inches long!
Link to Birth Story: http://fernspatchworkheart.blogspot.com/
Link to Pictures: http://fernspatchworkheart.blogspot.com/
Anything else you'd like to share: she was born at home in water with many wonderful woman, my dp and my 2 beautiful children around me. i felt her coming out with my fingers, broke the bulging bag of waters and caught her myself. it was just so the most perfect birth i could ever imagine.

 

 

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Name: Sarah
Age: 23
Due Date: 1/20
Baby's Name and Gender: Milo Dorian (m)
Date and Time Born: 1/19/08 at 10:22 p.m.
Weight and Length: 7 lbs 12 oz 20 inches
Link to Birth Story: Will post birth story soon-- still recovering from the experience!
Link to Pictures: Link forthcoming
Anything else you'd like to share: A long, difficult labor with an unexpected ending. But what really matters is that I ended up with my beautiful, healthy baby boy!
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To announce your baby's birth, please post or PM me the following.

Name:Gabriel Phenix
Age: born 1-23-08
Due Date:1-21-08
Baby's Name and Gender:boy
Date and Time Born:5:52am
Weight and Length:12lb 24in
Link to Birth Story:
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Mom Baby and Dad are all doing well. We are home now and having fun (mostly at night) LOL
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#43 of 56 Old 01-29-2008, 06:08 AM
 
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Name: To-Fu / Tasha
Age: 31
Due Date: 1/26
Baby's Name and Gender: Aesop Glenn (m)
Date and Time Born: 01/25/08, 5:44p
Weight and Length: 7 lbs. 12 oz., 20.5 in.
Link to Birth Story: Will post birth story soon-- still recovering from the experience!
Link to Pictures: Link forthcoming
Anything else you'd like to share: I had a 13-hour labor that blew my mind. It was terrible and beautiful and awesome in ways I could have never fathomed. So glad we did it at home! Our new little family is totally in love with each other.

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Age: 26
Due Date: 1/24/08
Baby's Name and Gender: Katie Lynn
Date and Time Born: 1/28/08 5:13 am
Weight and Length: 8lbs8.86oz 19 in
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Anything else you'd like to share: worst birth ever, glad its over.
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Name: Carmelnap
Age: 30
Due Date: 1/29/08
Baby's Name and Gender: Karen Joi Sarah C.
Date and Time Born: 1/25/08 6:53 pm
Weight and Length: 61bs 6oz 19 1/ in
Link to Birth Story:
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Anything else you'd like to share: Birth started out beautifully, laboring au natural in a hot tub, but ended with a C-Section and stayed 6 cms all day, from the time I got to the hospital to the time I gave birth.Don't ever want to have to do that again. But she is my "Joi"
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Due date: 1/21
Baby's Name and Gender: Martin Emanuel ("Marty") -boy
Date and Time Born: 1/30 9:55pm
Weight and Length: 8 lbs, 10oz; 22 in
Birth Story: here it is
Anything else: best birth i could have ever imagined.

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Yuri Christo born at 6:35 pm, 9 lbs. 0 oz. 20 in.

Mine is already posted, but now I have a link to the birth story:
http://www.mothering.com/discussions...0#post10454510
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Due Date: 1/19
Baby's Name and Gender: (girl) Olivia Iona
Date and Time Born: 1/245/08 9:31 AM
Weight and Length: 7lb 15oz 20in
Link to Birth Story:maybe someday
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Talia Grace (it's a girl)
1/21/08 9:30ish pm
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Born at home
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Age: 25
Due Date: 1-18-08
Baby's Name and Gender: Sebastian Prem, male
Date and Time Born: 2-3-08, 4:57 am
Weight and Length: 8lb 8oz, 20 1/2 inches long
Link to Birth Story: forthcoming
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Anything else you'd like to share: He was born at home as planned. It was an extremely long labor, difficult but beautiful.
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Name: Ollineeba
Age: 26
Due Date: Jan. 20th
Baby's Name and Gender: Delainey, female
Date and Time Born: Jan.30th at 7:39 a.m.
Weight and Length: 8lbs 12 oz, 21" long
Link to Birth Story: http://www.mothering.com/discussions...d.php?t=842751
Link to Pictures: forthcoming
Anything else you'd like to share: Labor, delivery, post-partum went nothing as planned, but we're thrilled to have our Lainey-bug home with us after a long week in the NICU.

~e, wife to my sweet T , mama to my turtleman (12) , sunshine (9 ), and monkey (6)
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Age: 26
Due Date: January 27th
Baby's Name and Gender: Flora Esperanza/ girl
Date and Time Born: February 2nd at 4:02pm
Weight and Length: 7lbs 14oz/ 20 1/4 inches long
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Anything else you'd like to share: Born at home
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Age: 32
Due Date: January 12th
Baby's Gender: Female
Date and Time Born: January 13th, 11:30 a.m.
Weight and Length: 8 lbs 10 oz., 19 inches long
Link to Birth Story: (not yet)
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Anything else you'd like to share: Very healing birth, very fast and intense, but beautiful. My wonderful midwives, doulas, dh and mother were helpful. I never believed that you could feel high after birth, but I did! I was thankful after my traumatic experience the first time around.

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Due Date:1/23/08
Baby's Name and Gender: Ella Renee Craig, Female
Date and Time Born: 2/4/08, 12:04 am
Weight and Length: 8.5 lbs, 21 1/2 in long
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Anything else you'd like to share: She's so sweet, we love her!
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Name: Jessica
Age: 27
Due Date: 1/18/2008
Baby's Name and Gender: Solomon Samuel~Boy
Date and Time Born: 2/8/2008
Weight and Length: 11lbs 3oz 22inches long
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