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Old 10-27-2008, 06:46 PM - Thread Starter
 
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updated pics and birth story on website

After a very complicated beginning of labor (high leak of fluid, causing admission to the hospital followed by lots of intervention to begin labor), Autumn MacKenzie was born after only 2 hours of active labor, without drugs in her body, and 2 pushes! I am home and she is still at the hospital because of jaundice.
Her info:

Autumn MacKenzie
7lbs 3oz at 37weeks 6 days
October 25th
19 1/4inches
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Congratulations Jeanine!! :
Love her name too!

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Congratulations!

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and Brigid Eleanor (11/20/08)
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Wonderful news! Hope she comes home very soon!
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Many congrats! Sorry there were so many interventions, and hope she is well enough to come home soon!

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Congrats!!! Welcome baby girl!
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Congratulations! What a beautiful name.

I hope she can come home soon!

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Congrats Jeanine!! What a lovely name for an October babe!!

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Congrats!

I don't know how long your NICU stay is going to be, but the NICU board mamas here are awesome.

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CONGRATS!!!! I love her name!
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Congratulations!!!

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: congrats!

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Congrats!!!! I hope she comes home soon!!!

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CONGRATULATIONS!!! :

What a gorgeous name. My god-daugter is also named Autumn.

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congrats!! : hope she is able to come home soon!!

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::: Congrats! Hope she comes home quickly!

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Conrats mama!! Welcome Autumn!!:

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Welcome to the world Autumn!! Congratulations!
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CONGRATULATIONS!! Love the name and I hope she's home with you very soon!

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yay! welcome little Autumn and hope you get to come home soon! congrats mama and well done!!:
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She is SO beautiful!!!
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Oh my goodness is she adorable!

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