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#1 of 28 Old 06-21-2008, 02:02 PM - Thread Starter
 
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Whooosh what a WHIRLWIND!

My water broke at 8pm on Wednesday and I gave birth less than four hours later!

Such an amazing experience!

Josiah David Willard was 7lbs. 15oz, 21 inches long.

I'm sooooo in looooove!!

Belly rubs to those still waiting for your little ones, you're in my thoughts!
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Yay!

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congratulations...nice and quick, too!
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Congratulations!! Glad you had a joyful birth! Enjoy your babymoon!
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Congratulations!!! Awesome birth mama!
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Congratulations! So excited for you!

Aubree, wife to a wonderful DH, mom to Colin 12/05, Hudson 6/08, and Gavin, 1/12/11.
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Lovely name, Mama. What a quick birth. Congratulations to you and your family!
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That's so awesome!! Congratulations!!

Mama to 4 amazing little people, another little expected 3/6/12!
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Wow, that was fast!! Congratulations on your little one!!
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Congratulations!
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Yay! Congratulations!!

Anna ~ Mom to Ansel (6-17-08), Wife to Mac since 12-18-04, human companion to Cayley.
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Wow you birthing queen! Hooray!
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Congratulations!
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Holy moly!! You rock!

Congratulations!

Leah- wife to Chris : SAHM to Henry (03/06)and to Evelyn : (06/08). She is our heart attack survivor at 3.5 weeks and went on to have open heart surgery at 5 weeks for Coarctation of the Aorta.
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4 hours! I can only hope mine goes that fast.

Congrats!

Wife, mom to DS (4), DD (2) and baby heart 2.7.13

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we had the same edd- you win!
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Congrats! What a fast labor...! Enjoy your bundle and don't forget to check in on us every now and again !

Franziska , DW to )oi , SAHM to Noah 06/2008, Sophia 08/2010, and Junis 11/2012

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Congrats mama!
I had a crazy fast birth like that too, it was CRAZY! Way to go!
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Way to go!!

Sara - - PreK Teacher, Birth Doula, Wife to Shaun (8/13/05), Mama to Caleb (8/17/06), Chance (6/22/08), and Brielle (10/31/09) - - - winner.jpg

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Congrats Mama
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Congratulations!!!! He is adorable!!!

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Congrats!

Welcome baby

Quoteriginally Posted by aswbarry~A~ Mama to DD 6y, DD , DD 3y and DD 1y
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Congrats!

Yeah for whirlwind labors. Mine was about that long too but I slept through the first hour .
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Congrats!! happy baby moon

Mama of 4 all born at home : Mothering
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Wow, he certainly was eager to get into his mama's arms! Congrats!!
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Congratulations! What a cute baby.
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Oh, isn't he sweet? Congrats on your new little guy and wonderful birth experience!
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