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#1 of 17 Old 10-11-2010, 11:26 PM - Thread Starter
 
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My daughter, Rowan Graham, was born Friday, October 8th after 13 hours of labor and two hours of pushing. The delivery was much more traumatic than I anticipated and did not follow my initial birth plan, but I did still deliver a beautiful, healthy 7 lb 5 oz 20" girl vaginally with the coaching assistance of my DH and my mom. This is by far the most surreal and magnificent thing that has ever happened to me. To those still waiting--especially first time moms like me--you have no idea the love that is ahead of you.

I'm a professor and a domestic goddess married to my ideal mate. We are living in bliss with our new baby girl, Rowan Graham, born October 8, 2010.
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Congratulations!!! Welcome Rowan!

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Congratulations, mama! And what a beautiful name. Welcome, little Rowan!

Loving wife partners.gif and mama to my sweet little son coolshine.gif (Fall 2008) and a beautiful baby girl babyf.gif(Fall 2010)

 

When a stupid man is doing something he is ashamed of, he always declares that it is his duty. --George Bernard Shaw

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Congrats!! Welcome baby Rowan! I'm sorry your birth experience was more traumatic than you were expecting...but so happy that all went well in the end!
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Congrats mama! Gorgeous name

Catherine, DH and DS kid.gif Dylan Michael, born 9/23/10 
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Awww congrats, mama! Welcome, Rowan! I can't wait to know that love!

Beth- WOHM slinggirl.gif  -Madly in love with my Wife- SAHMhola.gifandbabyf.gifSophia, born 11/2/10, at home! homebirth.jpgExpressing love, one ounce at a time!  1pump.gif

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Congratulations!

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Congratulations!

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Congrats and welcome baby!

SAHM to Codi 1/12/08, James 11/3/10 and Connor 4/10/13 with our own personal Superhero DH/daddy

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Congrats and welcome to motherhood. I'm sorry that your birth experience didn't go the way you wanted it too.

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Congrats to you, her name is beautiful! Motherhood is the best! Enjoy your new journey

Waiting, not so patiently, to meet our new addition this October
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Congratulations and welcome Rowan! Beautiful name.
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Congrats Mama!! It's a love that grows and grows, something you never know is possible until you experience it!

Wife to DH (9/02) Homeschooling Mama to DD1 (2/03) DD2 (11/06) DD3(9/10)
 
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Rowan

E & K (13yrs) and our flock of 6!

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Congrats!!!

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stay at home mom to 2 girls 11/20/03,3/09/07 and 2 boys  2/28/05 and 11/16/10 and one on the way 1/13/12

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Congratulations. Rest up and enjoy your little one.
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