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#1 of 31 Old 01-09-2010, 03:01 PM - Thread Starter
 
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our sweet little boy was born this morning at 9:22 a.m. after 18 hours of labor. so much for labor trends - my last two labors were 1 and 1.5 hours!

he was born with his bag of waters in tact!

callan north
8 lbs 3 oz.
21"
14 3/8" head

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wow, congratulations!!
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Congratulations!! I love the name too.

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Congratulations mama!! Lucky boy to be be born in the caul! Welcome to the world Callan!

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Yyyaaaaayyy wonderful news! Good job mama!

*HUGE hugs and CONGRATS!* XxXxX

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and my rainbow baby, Isobella Mai ...born 1/12/2010 ! in profile...
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Congratulations!!

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Congrats Mama!!! Welcome baby Callan!

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Missing Asa James, born into this world 11-17-08 and into the next 12-25-08
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Oooh cool! Welcome Callan!

Rebekah - mom to Ben 03/05 and Emily 01/10, a peace educator, and a veg*n and wife to Jamie.
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He is one lucky boy!!! a beautiful name, too! Welcome Callan!!!

Agnieszka wife to Kevin, Kalina (Jan 7, 2005), Tosia (June 4, 2006) , and baby Emmett (Dec 27, 2009)
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Congratulations! And wow, bag of waters intact till the end!

Jill stillheart.gif Chris (7/96), mommy to 3 sweet redheads: jumpers.gif Matthew autismribbon.gif (12/02), Michelle (8/05) and Marissa (1/10). Nursing since 2002.
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Congratulations!

"Hey, I've got nothin' to do today but smile." - S & G
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Congratulations and welcome Callan!!!

Expat mama to my 7-year-old Halloween boy and my cheeky preschooler, who came before the midwife in January 2010... Gestating a new bean, debuting spring 2014!
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Aw, welcome Callan! congratulations on your new little boy!

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Callan!! Congratulations to your family & what a lucky boy to be born en caul...

A doula who married a cop & became a mama to 3 boys: G 12/22/00, my rainbow baby B 2/2/07 and L 2/10/10 my CBA2V baby, waiting for my little caboose late February 2013 & always remembering my two angels 2006 & 2012.

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Congratulations!! What a difference in labors!

Christina, mom to Alaina, Addison, Noah, and Magdalyn
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congrats and welcome callan! love the name!

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how neat! Congratulations! Enjoy your babymoon

My babies were born at home! 09/07, 01/10, and 09/12 joy.gif

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Happy Birth Day and Congratulations!!!

Wife to DH (2 yrs)~ Momma to Boo (DS,3 yrs)~ and momma to be of DD (1/29/10) Love life and love crafting (beaded jewelry maker and doll maker)
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Yay!!

Welcome to the world, Callan!

(Do you have a picture of him still in the caul? I so adore seeing those.)

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Chatty Girl - 3/2006, Lovey Boy - 1/2010, Delicious Baby Girl - 1/2012
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Lovely news Mama, congratulations!
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congrats on your new baby boy!!

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Congrats!! I looove his name!

Seems like both our babes decided to throw us for a loop - this babe was my longest labour/delivery out of them all!

Mama to 2 little men (2004 & 2005) and a little lady who just arrived january 8th
Always remembering our little angels up above.
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COngrats mama!!!!

D. proud Mom of H. E. M. and T. always remembering Norah (11/07 at 40 wks) and (10/06) see profile
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Congratulations and welcome Callan North!!!

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Aw, what a sweet name! Congratulations mama, enjoy your babymoon!
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Congrats Welcome Callan

Memz, with mylove.gif and mommy  of babygirl.gif born 01/17/10 and 3 cat.gif familybed1.gifsaynovax.giffly-by-nursing1.gif

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thanks, all!

added pics.

~Serina~
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I have fallen in love with his name!! He is gorgeous & the blonde hair is so adorable.

A doula who married a cop & became a mama to 3 boys: G 12/22/00, my rainbow baby B 2/2/07 and L 2/10/10 my CBA2V baby, waiting for my little caboose late February 2013 & always remembering my two angels 2006 & 2012.

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OMG!!! He is so adorable!!!! Congratulations!!!!! Yay!

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