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#1 of 26 Old 10-25-2008, 04:22 AM - Thread Starter
 
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Been having ctx all evening, couldn't sleep so I took a shower! Lost my mucous plug as I got out...so things are looking hopeful!!:

ETA: Water just broke! Its time!! Will update after he arrives, off to call the MW :

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Wooho!! I hope labor goes well!! Update us when you can.

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Congrats Mama!

Have a healthy strong labor!

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Yey!! : :

lucky you!!!!!! hope you have a great labor and birth!!!

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Wishing you productive cx right now! :
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Woo! From one HypnoMom to another, wishing you a peaceful, easy birthing time.

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I hope it's going well! Waiting for an update!

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: can't wait to read the update!! congrats mama!!

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Can't wait to read the update!!!

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Oh wow, this is getting so exciting now! Can't wait to hear the birth story and see pictures!

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Fast easy labor wishes!

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yippie skippy! can't wait to read the birth story and wishing you a fast, easy happy birthing time! (i'm a hypnobirther too
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So excited for you!!!! Update when you can!

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Sending ELVs your way! Grats mama!!:

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wootwoot! Yay! Congrats! Wishing you a nice, peaceful easy going labor! Can't wait to get an update!
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quick update

loooooooooooooooooooooong labor...

Baby Spencer arrived today at 1:30 am, weighing 8lb3oz and 22inches long



had a homebirth, and a great support team...will post details after i've slept!

hypnobabies was unsuccessful:

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Congrats!

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Congratulations for your staying power through a looong labour.
That takes so much doing.

Rest well now !!

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Many congrats! Sorry hypnobabies didn't work for you!

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Congrats mama!

Sorry about hypnobabies. But I'm glad you got your home birth- please tell us the story when you can, can't wait to hear it!

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Congrats!!!:

In love with the Hubs (6-03) & : Kookie Pookie Girl (c/s 5-05) & Bouncy Big Boy (vbac 2-07) & : Miss Cheeky Cheeks (hbac 11-08) 100*90* 100lbs = Las Vegas : Almost there!
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Congratulations!!

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and Brigid Eleanor (11/20/08)
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Congrats!!

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Congradulations.

enjoy that new baby boy
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