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How it works-- Once all who want to have signed up, I will match us up in due date buddy pairs, doing my best to have the EDDs in each DDB pair no closer than 2 weeks. I will notify each pair via private message and post the DDB pairs in a sticky at the top of the page. The two mamas will contact each other and exchange contact information as they are comfortable.

When the first mama in a pair goes into labor she will call/text/e-mail/ (telegram and Pony Express are too slow) the other mama. The non laboring mama will then come on this forum and post the wonderful news for us to read, wish, pray, and think empowering thoughts for the mama in labor. The laboring mama may send updates through her due date buddy as well, and eventually a birth announcement!!!! When the second mama goes into labor, the mama with a babe in arms will do the same for her.

Reasons to sign up--

1. Because we are all getting increasingly baby gaga and truly WANT to know.

2. Because it will allow the mamas on this board to support you in labor with vibes, prayer, thoughts and intentions.

3. Because you (or your partner) can call or e-mail one person and not worry about typos or grammar (or even making much sense) and your buddy can then update us.

4. Because all the cool mamas are doing it.

Just leave your EDD and indicate that you'd like to participate


So sign up already!!!

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Mom to Reya (13) and Little baby Lila 9/22

 

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Oh oh oh me! Me!

9/14

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Sounds great!!!

EDD 9/9

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9/21

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9/26 planned HB.

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I'll play!

9/1

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9/15

"A baby will make love stronger, days shorter, nights longer, bank balance smaller, home happier, clothes dirty, the past forgotten, and the future worth living for." ~A.U.
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I was going to do it if you didn't

9-2 for me (so far haven't make it past 38 weeks)

Likes a little crunch with occasional sogginess~Misty,Mama to L1, L2, L3, L4,L5 and Loving J!
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9/26

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9/7

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I definitely want to be in! What fun! Thanks for organizing Amanda.

Due date: 9/1

Mary, proud to be a mama to Andrew (9/14/10) and Caroline (7/27/13) and wife to Matt.
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Sounds like fun!

9/15

Mom to DD (3), my little peanut (9/10/09) and our newest addition 9/16/10
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I'm totally in! 9/12

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Good idea! 9/1

Jenifer & Tim
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Me too!

9/28!

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Good idea

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DDCC from the August DDC .... just to say you theif


Actually... I am pretty sure we stole it from another DDC before us...

Kourtney, happily married to my soldier and raising ds 7/08 .... dd 7/10..... and ds 11/11

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9/12

Thanks, Jess

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I'm in - 9/4
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YAY! I saw a couple other DDCs do this and I was hoping we would too

EDD 9/15

Mama to Penelope!! born 9/19/10. Missing Elliott 10/10/09. And expecting expecting again Oct '14!
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Good idea, but I'll probably just come and post when I am in early labor lol!!! That's what I did last time.

Bethany, mama to M (9), J (7), S (4), and baby BOY 9/13/10!!
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I'm in!

9/8

Thanks for setting this up Amanda!

SAHM to one precious 2 year old and wife to my loving DH. And here we go again!
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I'm in - 9/4
Hehe I love seeing my birthday as a due date!

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Meeeeeeeeeeee!!

September 30!


Kris - Momma to FIVE DD's! S (13), C (10), P (8), A (6) and one more due late Sept/early Oct!
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Yes Add me...

I am due Sept 25th but i might be getting induced the second week of Sept

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I'll play.

8/31 but everyone on both sides of the family go long - I was three weeks late myself.
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Yes please

I'm due September 8th.

I just had a thought though... I'm in Canada and it might be easier if Canadian Mamas were paired up with Canadian Mamas to save on international calling/texting. (FWIW I actually don't mind being paired with a US Mama but I know some might because it can definitely get costly)

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I was planning to just send an email.

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