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#1 of 29 Old 07-13-2008, 12:30 AM - Thread Starter
 
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The plus side of "it's not labor unless you're crowning..." is only being in labor for three contractions!

Rowan Gryphon
July 12th, 3:42ish pm.
9lb 6oz (after an enourmous poop, even)

http://s111.photobucket.com/albums/n...t=P3220011.jpg

Another boy! :
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wow, beautiful!

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congrats momma! enjoy your little bundle (as if you need told that, bwahah)

Karen happily partnered mother of 3 beautiful girls (teen/toddler/newborn).
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oh, congratulations!!! that picture was so beautiful. i am bawling.
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Awww - congratulations!!!
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Congratulations!

Any misspellings or grammatical errors in the above statement are intentional;
they are placed there for the amusement of those who like to point them out.
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Congratulations ::

ANNIE - Crunchy WAHM to 2 boys & baby girl born 12July08 ~From contentment with little comes happiness â African Proverb
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Congratulations!

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Welcome baby Rowan!
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Waaaaahooooooooo! What a dream birth! If you only knew for 3 ctx, where did you end up birthing? Did you head for the bathtub?

Let's hear it for the upside of prodromal labor!

Welcome, Little (big) Rowan Gryphon!

(Poor guy, he'll never have a 100% accurate astrology chart with an "ish" in his birth time! )

Spark and her four firecrackers.
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Congrats!! ::::::

April, wife to Scott, mother to Lily (07/23/08) and furbaby Bella (6/21/04), and expecting baby #2 in February 2012. 

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Congrats on your beautiful son!

Michelle, Mama to ~ F (10/06) ~ S (7/08) ~ H (2/11) ~ B (11/12)
Expecting a surprise (5/15)
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Congrats, he's beautiful!:
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Congratulations!

Lucky wife to DH and mom to DS (10/02) and sweet DD (7/08) and DSD (3/93) and assorted animalia
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Wow! Congratulations!

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Congrats!!!!:

Mom to Ds1 (8 1/2) Ds2 (6) Dd (2 1/2)!!!!
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hehe...congrats!

Jenna in love with my DH Jon, loving our 2.5 year old, Caroline Tulip, and expecting another little one in August!
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::Congrats!::
I have a nephew named Griffin, I like your spelling better.

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What a great story! Congrats mama and welcome baby Rowan!! :
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WOW! Short labor! YAY!

: Congrats and welcome Rowan!

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: Proud Momma to Katelyn (4-02), Calvin (4-06), and Ashley (7-08) :
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Congratulations!!

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congrats! with that thread title, i didn't even realize this was your birth announcement!
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Incredible! Way to go Mama! Congrats!

A & A treehugger.gif (09-02), DS - Rain Wildcoolshine.gif (09-05) , DD - Noa Sage goldfish.gif (06-08) & DS - Silas Blaze heartbeat.gif (02-11)   homebirth.jpg  winner.jpg
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Welcome Little One and congrats to you mama!! :

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Congratulations! Sounds like a great labor
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Congrats, can't wait for that birth story!!

Sunny coolshine.gif: gun toting, retired breastfeeding, car seat loving, guitar playing, home birthing and schooling mama to Jakob (10.06), Mikah (07.08) and Korah (07.11). uc.jpg 

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