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Old 08-31-2008, 06:26 PM - Thread Starter
 
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Brodie Avalon was born at 1:38AM on August 31st (Day before his EDD!) after only about 5.5 hours of labour (only 3 hours active!) weighing 8lbs 13 oz at 22" long. I'll have pictures and more details soon, but I just wanted to let everyone know that he's HERE!!

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Congratulations mama!!! Can't wait to see pictures of him and read you birth story. :
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Congratulations!!!! Welcome Brodie! I'm so happy for you Kati :

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Oh, congratulations. I'm so happy for you! Welcome, little one!

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WOOHOO!!! So happy for you, can't wait for all of the details and a ton of pictures!
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: Welcome to the world Brodie!! :
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: hooray!!

I love his name- can't wait to hear the birth story and see pics.

modern-mama to DS (5.16.05) and DD (9.11.08) and one more (GIRL!) coming in December
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Congratulations, Kati!! I'm so very happy for you. : :
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Congratulations mama!!! That is awesome!!! :
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Pics:
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http://i19.photobucket.com/albums/b1.../firstmeal.jpg
http://i19.photobucket.com/albums/b1...ose/groggy.jpg
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http://i19.photobucket.com/albums/b1...se/withdad.jpg
http://i19.photobucket.com/albums/b1...e/withdad2.jpg

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OMG! What gorgeous photos!! What a lovely little baby! and what a beautiful mama (i wish I looked that good after giving birth)
I am so happy for you guys! YAY babies!!
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I've never seen a mama so thrilled! You look so happy! I can only hope i'll be as ecstatic as you appear to be.

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Those are beautiful pics. Congratulations!!

Mama to two sweet girls, L (2/06) and Z (9/08)
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From one full term loss mama to another:

The look on your face tells it all. I am so happy for you!! Pure joy! :

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woot!!!!!!! i am thrilled for you FP.
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Oh Kati - I'm so so so happy for you, so so so happy!


Welcome to our side of the world baby Brodie! And I'm glad you didn't make your mama wait to 42 weeks to meet you!

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Beautiful pics....looks like the same pool i have...did you like it? Darling baby...you did great mama.

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beautiful pics. congrats again!!

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Congratulations! :

What a beautiful name!

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Congratulations mama! I have that same pool, what did you think of it?

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Congratulations! Baby Brodie is just beautiful! Your pics are great - just shared them with DH!
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Congrats mamma. So happy for you and the new fam!!

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Congrats Kati! I am so happy for you all.
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Yay! Congratulations, I am so so happy for you.
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YAY! and CONGRATS!

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Popping over to say congratulations! He is gorgeous and so are you, mama!

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So strange -- I'm 100% sure I posted saying how cute Brodie is and how it seems like you had an awesome birth. But it isn't here. I wonder if I accidentally posted that response to another thread. Anyway, regardless, Brodie is adorable and I love your pictures. Congratulations! And welcome to the world, little one! * Jaime
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: Congratulations! Happy babymooning.
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