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After around 18 hours of labor out of which only 2 were difficult, our baby boy was born into the outside world happy and healthy Sat afternoon! ::: DH was a wonderful coach and I feel I could not have done a natural birth without him there. The mw, ob, and hospital staff were all so caring and respectful we never had a problem.

We are so in love it makes me cry to think about it!

BFing has been somewhat of a challenge but I am confident we can overcome this hurdle. I am exhausted and have a sore bottom but it was all sooooo worth it!

No name yet. Will be back to post a birth story when I have time.

Mum to DS1 7/09 and DS2 5/11

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Yay! Congrats mama, happy babymoon :
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Congrats!!!

mama to DD (7), DS (3.5), and another DS arriving in August!

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woo-hoo!

ashley medschool mamasuperhero.gif, married to my sweetiejammin.gif , mama to edie q born 07/09carrot.gif and "bean #2" due 12/12 bellycast.gif, loving our life!joy.gif

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: Congratulations, mama! Welcome LO! Sounds like you had a wonderful birth experience, can't wait to hear about it!
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Congrats!!!!
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Hurray! : Welcome baby!

Mommy to DS1 July '09 and DS2 Oct '12 and someone new in May '15

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CONGRATS!!! Welcome earthside little one

Angela lactivist.gif, married for 14 1/2 years to DHtwins.gif, mother to DD 8-5-97homeschool.gif, DS 8-5-09 uc.jpgbabyf.gif, and SURPRISE!!! pos.gif due 2-17-12

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welcome to yet another July babe!!

Kelly, mama to DD energy.gif : (3-30-06) and DS bouncy.gif 7/28/09) ....and gummi, due 3-30-13! (large sch....praying.gif)

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Congratulations, mama! I totally empathize about the sore bottom...owie!
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Congrats! ::

Jessie. Mama to bikenew.gif(7) : broc1.gif(4) and : toddler.gif22 mo 

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Congrats Mama! welcome baby! :

hh2.gif Proud Mama to DS1 09/07 ribboncesarean.gif, DD 07/09 hbac.gif, and DS2 06/11 uc.jpg.  Feeling more and more blessed with each day!

 

 
 
 
  

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Congrats!!!

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: Congrats, Mama! Welcome to the world, little one! :

Married to my favorite man, homeschoolin' mama to a question-asking bug hunter (6) ; a twirling, shy, silly girl (4); a hurricane of boy energy (2), and expecting #4 in April 2014.
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Welcome sweet baby boy and awesome job birthing, mama! (And coaching, dh)! :

I will say it's not fair you had your baby first! We were in the same TTC group 9-10 months ago and I am due a whole WEEK ahead of you! Pass some of that baby action on over here!

But most of all, enjoy these days with your littlest one!

Peaceful mama to three blissfully-birthed and incredible small people: dd10, dd7 and ds5. Always awed and so thankful to be a midwife.
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WOOOOOOOOOOOHOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! ! congrats!!! :::::: I'm so happy you had such a great birth, hang in there the nursing will come with time (and lots of Lansinoh, lol). Can't wait to hear a name & see pics! Glad your little boy complied and came in a timely manner. Enjoy your babymoon!!!

'curly girl' regina married to my man since 7/99 , SAHM to my DS (2/06) (12/08) a new to love! (11/09)
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Congratulations!

Mother to Juliette Elora (7-5-09) : Married to my best friend and DH Chris
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