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#1 of 13 Old 10-29-2010, 08:41 PM - Thread Starter
 
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After loving being the mama of two DS, I now have a beautiful baby GIRL!

I had her last week (at 40 weeks 3 days) and she was 9lbs 9ozs and 22 1/4 inches!! Imagine if I'd gone later! Miraculously, I didn't tear at all.

I had my placenta encapsulated and beside engorgement and a headache here and there, I think this is my easiest recovery. I definitely notice a difference in my energy level and I have hardly any bleeding. I wish I'd known about this with my first baby.

The labor and birth was really REALLY difficult and I'm not ready to put it all down yet because I feel like it'll take a lot of mental energy and thus be time consuming. However, it was worth every second of pain and I feel complete now. She was what I never knew I was missing all my life. My little family unit is just...complete. That's the best word I can use...

Super crunchy Mama to DS1, DS2, DD and wanting a bunch more!  We homeschool, bed share, homebirth and baby wear. We're attached, we only cloth diaper and we don't vax. There's a lot more to us than that, but it won't all fit. 

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Congrats!!!!!

Married to a Navy man of 12 yrs.

03/02: 11/05: 01/08: 10-18-09: 10-31-10 and 7/22/13 with twins and just found out we're pos.gif again!!chicken3.gif

 

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Congratulations!!

Mama to DD Feb '08 (9lbs), DS Oct '10 (10lbs) hbac.gif, DD Jan '13 hbac.gif

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Awww congrats! Welcome baby girl!

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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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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Congratulations and welcome to your baby girl!!!
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Congrats on your baby girl!!
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congrats and well done - another addition to the big gorgeous babbie club!

heartbeat.gifmy DH DS (5) angel1.gifx2... rainbow1284.gif DD 8th oct!! 9lb 5oz  Madison Akina-Mae - i wear her, feed her, co-sleep and hold her just about every minute of the day DS is my little scientist and the most loving person i ever did meet.  I'm lucky and I know it
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Congratulations!!

Mom of 8 children 4 Boys : and 4 girls :2 dogs named Kibblez and Brook , sadly miss my Husband that passed 03/03/2007 !Trully Miss my Brother Joey that passed on 3/25/09..Sadly miss my dearest son T.J that passed 1/19/2014 forever in my heart!
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congrats!

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special little girl. Congrats!

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

"Hey little one, why don't you go get cleaned up, you look like a country bumkin."
"Mum, I am a country bumkin"
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