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#1 of 23 Old 02-19-2008, 01:23 PM - Thread Starter
 
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Still recovering, but here's a pic. Ephraim John. All are happy and healthy.

More to come later.
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Welcome Ephraim!

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OMG, the picture made me gasp outloud at how sweet baby Ephraim looks cuddled next to his dad! He looks so tiny and serene. Congrats mama and welcome little Ephraim!!!
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CONGRATS!!!!!!!!!!!!! he's adorable (and the baby's cute too )
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Welcome little one! Hope you are enjoying the start of a wonderful babymoon!!

Congrats!
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What a sweet picture, he's such a teensy little cutie!: Congrats Momma!!

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Awww lookit how cute!
Congrats!

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OMG -- those cheeks!! Congratulations!!!

(I see that you're in a hospital setting? Did you get your HBAC, or VBAC? Crossing fingers. xoxoxo)

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precious! He looks JUST like you!

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Congratulations to you and your family! I'm so glad you have your beautiful baby boy!
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yay, yay, yay!!! congrats, mama and welcome to the world, baby ephraim! your family is beautiful and they have the best names! enjoy your babymoon! i would love to hear his birth story if you are up for sharing it one day.

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congrats!!

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CONGRATULATIONS!!!

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Congratulations!! :::!!
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What a beautiful boy!!!! Happy Birthday baby Ephraim!

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not in your DDC, but................. man oh man, what a cutie!

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He looks absolutely scrumptuous!

Congrats and happy babymoon!!!

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Thank you all! We are so in love with him!!

I will post my birth story soon. I had a CBAC, but a wonderful experience laboring at home for over 12 hours.
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Thank you all! We are so in love with him!!

I will post my birth story soon. I had a CBAC, but a wonderful experience laboring at home for over 12 hours.
I will be eager to hear your story. He is exceptionally adorable!

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Congrats mama. He is adorable and looks like you.
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He is adorable, and so are big sis and dad!

Congratulations!!

Single WAHM to 5yo DD, 2yo DS, and forever 7 week old angel DD.
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Congrats!!! I LOVE the name Ephraim!

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