Little Sister is here! - Mothering Forums

Forum Jump: 
 
Thread Tools
Old 03-08-2009, 07:41 PM - Thread Starter
 
woodchick's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2007
Location: North of Boston
Posts: 2,083
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
During this entire pregnancy DD1 had been calling every baby she came across "little sister". I guess we should have listened to her!

Esme Caroline was born at 2:12am on March 5th. She was 8lb 2oz and 20 1/4 inches.

It was a hospital birth in location only: No meds, no interventions, no IV, etc. My knees are bruised from laboring on my hands and knees on the floor and I'm sore and a bit worse for wear elsewhere... but mostly doing just fine.

Babe and I are home and enjoying figuring out life as a family of four. Esme latched on perfectly her first try and is nursing like a champ. Big sister is polite and makes sure that baby gets her milks first before rushing in! Papa is doing an awesome job picking up the slack around the house and is treating me like a queen. Life is good.

Pregnant and/or Breastfeeding since 2005
Mama to two girls: 5/06 and 3/09
woodchick is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Old 03-08-2009, 08:47 PM
 
BathrobeGoddess's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2001
Location: The rural foothills of N Colorado
Posts: 5,524
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Welcome Esme! Way to go on the natural childbirth mama!

Eden yikes.gif, working on a PhD in Education mama to Laurelleshamrocksmile.gif (16), Orijoy.gif (6), Yarrowfaint.gif (4) and Linusfly-by-nursing1.gif (1) partner to Brice. 
BathrobeGoddess is offline  
Old 03-08-2009, 10:44 PM
 
Larissa's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2003
Location: North Carolina
Posts: 685
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Congratulations!!!
Larissa is offline  
Old 03-09-2009, 02:03 AM
 
Jenivere's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2003
Location: Second star to the right...
Posts: 5,772
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Congratulations!

:
Jenivere is offline  
Old 03-09-2009, 02:00 PM
 
JesiLynne's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2004
Posts: 12,304
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
: Congrats
JesiLynne is offline  
Old 03-10-2009, 10:55 AM
 
LionTigerBear's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2006
Location: Northern California
Posts: 6,455
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Congratulations on your beautiful new girl!!! :

♥ blogger astrologer mom to three cool kiddos, and trying to figure out this divorce thing-- Blossom and Glow ♥

LionTigerBear is offline  
 
User Tag List

Thread Tools


Forum Jump: 

Posting Rules  
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off