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#61 of 62 Old 08-25-2009, 07:41 PM
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birth date: August 5th or 11th (I've gone back and forth on this one!)
birth duration: twelve hours from first contraction to babe in arms
birth time: between 10am and noon
sex: boy
weight: 9lbs 2oz
length: 21"

DD1- 32+ hours of unmedicated labor ending in a c/s at 42+ weeks. She was 9lbs 4oz and 21 inches and her time of birth was roughly 4pm.
DD2- 12 hours from contraction to babe with 4 hours of pushing at 40wks and a few days. She was 9lbs even and 21 inches and her time of birth was just before noon.
Well... I got some things right!
birth date: August 22nd (only 11 and 17 days off from my guesses)
birth duration: ~3 weeks of prodromal labor, ~4 hours of active labor (so "not 12")
birth time: 3:23am (though my guess had been morning so it's close, right?)
sex: boy
weight: 9lbs 8oz (so 6oz bigger than my guess)
length: 21.5" (half inch longer than my guess)

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Birth date: August 19th or 21st. I can't decide yet which one....
August 24th!
Birth time: 1:21pm
Gender: Girl (we already know though)

Weight: 7lbs 11oz
7lbs2oz, close!
Length: 21"
19 3/4"
Eta: Labor Length: 4 hours, 45 minutes (please let it be shorter!
2 hours, 24 minutes!

My DH guesses..

Birth date: August 20th

Birth time *this was cute, he thought I was asking him how long he thought the labor would be*: 2 hours and 50 minutes

Birth Time:6:45pm

Weight: 8lbs 2oz

Length: 20.5

And, DS1 was: 6 days before EDD, 7lbs 4oz and 19 3/4" Labor Length was 9 hours start to finish, only 1 hour of pushing! At home, in the water, no tears or problems of any kind).
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