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Old 10-17-2010, 08:22 PM - Thread Starter
 
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So this is a week after the fact, but our beautiful daughter was born 10/10/10. She was 9 days "late" and absolutely perfect (so was the placenta). Take that, due dates. I am still unsure exactly how I feel about the birth... it was not exactly what I expected, which I believe has a lot to do with losing my zen when the car broke down on the 90 minute drive to the birth center. On the other hand, it was completely amazing to give birth to such an amazing little person!

It took us 3 days to name her, our little Bronagh Rose. We are both doing well but having some major problems with BFing... currently I am pumping and she is being dropper-fed until (hopefully!) we can meet with a lactation consultant tomorrow.

DH and I are so in love with our little daughter!

(Birth story to come...)

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Congrats on a wonderful little blessing. Bronagh!
Very anxious to hear your birth story after the car broke down

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

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Congratulations!!!

He who can no longer pause to wonder and stand rapt in awe is as good as dead; his eyes are closed.  ~Albert Einstein
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Congrats to another 10-10-10 mom.

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Congrats! Welcome baby Bronagh! Car broke down? Wow!

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Congrats! Beautiful name! Looking forward to reading your story.
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Congratulations!

I hope you find writing out a full birth story helpful. I know it really helped me piece together my experience and find peace with it.

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Congrats and welcome baby!

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Congrats mama! Is BF'ing getting any easier?

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Congratulations and welcome Bronagh.

for BFing. Hope that the lactation consultant was helpful!
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Love the name!! Hope BF is going better for you by now.
Congrats!

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Yay, congrats!! I love her name!

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