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#91 of 102 Old 05-14-2010, 03:31 PM
 
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Congrats! I feel as though loveneverfails should be the one to officially announce the winner, but she is preoccupied. But I think the stool is yours!

So... you've got the stool. Now, use it already!

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Congrats to silverspook, the winner of the birthing stool! GO HAVE YOUR BABY! YOU WON ALREADY!

And congrats to our runner-up, loveneverfails, whose daughter Mercy will never live down the guilt of making her mom lose the glorious birthing stool by a hair.

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crashing from June, but wanted to say gratz to all the mammas here and a HUGE thanx for all the laughs

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*Takes a bow* Thank you, thank you. I can't say that I'm happy to be the LAST FREAKING PREGO STANDING on this darn island, but at least I have a shiny new stool to show for it, right?

I am packing my bags and looking for the helicopter as I type though. I think the Master Gland is working! Mild contrax started last night & picked up when I got up this morning. They are about 10 mins apart and not grit-your-teeth strong yet, but I'm having lots and lots of pressure with each one. They picked up when DS was napping and have slowed a bit now that he's awake, so I hope things will really get rolling when he goes to bed.

Amanda: Christian, wife to musician DH since 2002, mom to intact & vax free "monkey" DS1 since 12/21/06, and "lovey" DS2 5/17/10! WINNER OF THE GOLDEN BIRTH STOOL, APRIL 2010 DDC!
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*Takes a bow* Thank you, thank you. I can't say that I'm happy to be the LAST FREAKING PREGO STANDING on this darn island, but at least I have a shiny new stool to show for it, right?

I am packing my bags and looking for the helicopter as I type though. I think the Master Gland is working! Mild contrax started last night & picked up when I got up this morning. They are about 10 mins apart and not grit-your-teeth strong yet, but I'm having lots and lots of pressure with each one. They picked up when DS was napping and have slowed a bit now that he's awake, so I hope things will really get rolling when he goes to bed.
Go Silverspook Go

Can't wait to hear about our last baby being born here

Mama to Umberto 12, Camille, 9, Piper 7, Rowena 2, and Jude Therese Prenatal DS diagnosis due December 23.

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i can't wait to go tell the may ddc that we're finally done over here in april!

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Congrats on all counts Silverspook!

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Contractions got really intense last night, then they were sporadic throughout the night and are non-existant this morning. I'm losing faith.

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well, you need to have this baby by tomorrow or you're going to have to start this weekly thread and talk to yourself!!

(in seriousness, we could probably go back to one weekly thread)

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congrats on winning the birthing stool and sending out lots of birthing energy so you can use it super soon!!!

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But I like talking to myself, Rhi! I agree, I guess I'll head on over to the weekly thread...

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But I like talking to myself, Rhi! I agree, I guess I'll head on over to the weekly thread...
You're also welcome over in May if you want other pregnoladies for scintillating conversation.

Yeah, scintillating. We can bring it.

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