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Old 04-10-2009, 11:10 PM - Thread Starter
 
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Eden Aileen was born This morning around 530 am. She is 9 lbs (plus some meconium she deposited when she came out) and 21 inches! We were expecting a MUCH smaller baby. We got our birth center birth and it was a hard and wonderful 9 hours. I'll post a birth story ASAP, but need to eat!!

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Mama to one little blur, watching everything move too fast. Eden 4/10/2009.
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Old 04-10-2009, 11:12 PM
 
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Congrats, mama! Welcome Eden Aileen!!! ::

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Congratulations!!! :

9 pounds, huh? Way to go, mama! You're a champ!

Looking forward to hearing all about your birth story! Enjoy your well-earned meal!

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Not in you DDC but saw your post.

A big congrats to your and your new big baby.
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Wow that's awesome! Can't wait to here you birth story. elcome Eden

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Eden!

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Congrats Kate!! I've been waiting for your update! WTG with the 9 lber!!

WELCOME EDEN!!

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She's such a doll. Squishy little cheeks. I just want to eat her up. I really hope we're able to get together in July. If I end up down there earlier for anything, I'd love to get my hands on her.

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Congratulations and welcome, Eden!

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Congrats and Welcome Eden!!!! I have been waiting for this post! I cannot wait to hear your birth story! I can't believe how big she is - what a great size!!!! ::::

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Congrats and welcome Eden :: I'm so glad that you got to have her at the birth center after all :

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Awwwww!! CONGRATULATIONS!!!!
Can't wait to read the birth story!!

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Congratulations mama and welcome to the world eden!!

: Mother (4/11/06) to Josephine and (4/23/09) to Oliver and baby (due June 1st)

Babies: Angel (6/29/02), Tiberius (3/8/11), Lillianna (12/27/11)

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welcome baby Eden!
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I'm so happy to hear you got the birth you wanted.... can't wait for the details!

I hope you're resting and healing well.... and enjoying bonding with your new baby girl.

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Congrats! :

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: nak- but want to say congrats!!
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YAY!!! SHE IS HERE!!!:::

I've been thinking of you all day! I'm so glad you got the birth you wanted!

See, we're not always pregnant forever, LOL!

I love the name! Congratulations!!!
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CONGRATULATIONS and Welcome Eden!!!!:::

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Congratulations!!! I'm so happy you were able to go into labor on your own and avoid the induction!
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I am so happy for you! Welcome Eden and congratulations, Kate!

It's not that the stay-at-home-parent gets to stay home with the kids. The kids get to stay home with a parent. Lucky Mom to DD1 (4 y) and DD2 (18 mo), Wife to Mercenary Dad
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I just had to DDC crash to tell you congrats!!!


I have to be honest I love the name, but I am a bit biased since we share the same middle name.

Blessings to you all! She sure is a cutie!

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I'm so happy for you!!! Congratulations on precious Eden!!!::::::::

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An ALIEN!!! AAAAAH!

So glad thing finally came out all right in the the end.
Congratulations!!!!!!! Enjoy!!

<< envious that your wait is over, as usual.

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Thanks again for sharing your birth story and precious photo! I'm so happy for you and your family. Enjoy that sweet baby!!!

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Oh Kate! I had tears reading your story. I seriously feel like I know you! It's amazing how connected I feel to a handful of women on this board! I'm so happy for you. You got your birth center birth and no meds!!! Enjoy that precious girl!!! Good job mama! You did it!!!!:::
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Kate, she is beautiful!

Congratulations!! : : :

Your birth story was great. Sounds like you had a great birth and you were awesome.

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Congrats Kate! Your birth story was wonderful and little (uh, big) Eden is so adorable! I am so happy for you!
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Shes so beautiful!!!

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Congratulations on your beautiful baby and your natural birth!
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I'm sooooo happy for you! Congratulations! She looks perfect and is absolutely adorable.
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