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Old 09-04-2010, 10:59 AM - Thread Starter
 
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AWESOMENESS.
Woke at 12:45 with backache. By 1:20 was freaking out telling DH that I felt like I was in transition. Felt urge to push, and in 1/2/3 he was born while I was on the loo. As he was crowning, yelled to DH "he's here." DH - "no he's not" me "catch him!!!!" and he did. Born at appz 2:05am 7# 6 oz 20 in.
BFing like a much older baby, healthy. I am pretty much unscathed - no tearing, just light swelling. Fantastic experience, really peaceful and amazing.

Exhausted, resting, more in a day or two.

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Old 09-04-2010, 11:03 AM
 
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Though cant help but think... I bet a whole lot more MDC moms end up having stories like yours than moms elsewhere!

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Whoa Mama! Way to go!

Congrats on your crazy UC birth and welcome to little Talfryn Neil!

SAHM to one precious 2 year old and wife to my loving DH. And here we go again!
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That is amazing! What an AWESOME birth story!!! Congratulations and welcom little Talfryn Neil!!!

"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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Wow, Congratulations!!! What a neat story. Were you even planning a home birth? Wow.

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Awesome is right! I think I will meditate on having a similar experience! Cheers!

Nurse and mother to two beautiful boys, William 06/07/06, George 08/27/08, and our newest addition John Bear, born 9/20/10! Married to my lovely dh for 10 years on 06/04/10!
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That is my perfect birth! I'm so happy for you

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Wow, awesome!!!

Congrats and welcome to the world, little one!!!

Is it totally weird that I had this recurring feeling of going UC this entire pregnancy like you just did? Maybe I was picking up on your situation.


I also totally love your dh's response--no he's not!!! Umm, don't argue with a laboring woman!

Ami

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Awesomeness is right! WOW! Congratulations, Mama! Welcome, Talfryn!

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DH - "no he's not" .
Totally cracking up here.

Congratulations!!! Glad he is here safe and sound!!

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Holey Moley! That's amazing! Good for you and DH and Talfryn! You just took a "day off" didn't you. Seems like it worked.

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Congrats on the quick and I'm sure intense, but fulfilling empowering birth!!!! Hoping that wave catches me for quick labor!!!!!
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Yay!!! That's super awesome Mama!

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Wow, intense! Congrats Mama! I love the name!!!!

Bethany, mama to M (9), J (7), S (4), and baby BOY 9/13/10!!
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YAY congrats Momma! I hope my UC goes as well as yours did! Talk about a quick one!

Jade, momma to Ariana 5/23/06 and Trystan 9/28/10
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YAY!!! Congratulations Mama. Enjoy your babymoon. I am so glad to hear the birth went so well

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Woo hooo! What a story! Congratulations on Talfryn's arrival--and on your lightning quick UC

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Congratulations

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Oh fabulous!!! Congrats and welcome baby!!

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What an amazing story! Congratulations on your little one! Sounds like he was in a hurry to join you!


I before E, except after C.  Weird.
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WOW!!! Sounds crazy, and Awesome!

- Mom to Baby Mark (9/18/10) and 4 wonderful dogs!
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Whoa that was fast!! Congrats mama!

Andrea...wife, SAHM to 3.5 yo DS and 1 yo DD.

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awesomeness is right! Congratulations mama! Welcome to the world baby boy!


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Holy Cow! What an amazing story! Congratulations to you mama, happy babymooning!

Mama to Zach 6-18-04 & Naia 10-13-10 Partner to the sweetest DH. Loving our life afloat. TV Free!
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My doula is 2 hours away by train, and my midwife is even farther So I have some fears of something like this happening to us, LOL....but if I can have your birth, or something like it, I'll be ok, I know it!

Congratulations!

Misti, mom to DS (12), DS (9), DD (3), and Mr. Man (October '10)!

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