It's my due date...and I think I'm in early labor!!!! She's here...details in first post....*now with pics!* - Mothering Forums
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Woke up to some bloody show and a wicked backache....wish me luck that this is it!

She's here! Clara Siobhan born 1:40 am Nov 7th at home. 8lbs 7 oz and 20 inches. Had a long early labor (15 hrs followed by a short but intense active phase...3 1/2 hrs and 10 minutes of pushing.

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I certainly hope so!

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How exciting! I hope you are right, keep us updated.

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How exciting! I hope you are right, keep us updated.
Yep! Go baby go!
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Thinking of you, mama!!
Happy EDD!

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whoohoo!
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Yay! I hope this is it!

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Rooting for you, Stitches!!!

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Definitely contracting regularly...pretty sure this is the real deal

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Best wishes for an amazing birth!
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Happy EDD! and gentle birthing vibes, mama & babe!



PS..I have always been in wonder by babies that know exactly which day to arrive on (edd, i mean).. none of mine have so far



can't wait to hear an update

 

 

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Hooray! Happy birthing!!

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Yay Laura! Can't wait for an update!

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Woohoo Laura! I hope this is it - update us when you can!!!

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Yay! ELV to you mama!
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Wonderful!

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PS..I have always been in wonder by babies that know exactly which day to arrive on (edd, i mean).. none of mine have so far
Fern, I'm the only one out of my mom's eight who arrived on their due date. I don't know how special that makes me...! I'm not that punctual otherwise!

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oh yay!

Happy mama to my four girls S 8.15.02 , L 04.25.06 (gone at 36 weeks ) and L 3.10.07.And another rainbow! Baby C has arrived 10.26.10!
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Yay!!! So exciting!!

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Any news???

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She's here! Clara Siobhan born 1:40 am Nov 7th at home. 8lbs 7 oz and 20 inches. Had a long early labor (15 hrs followed by a short but intense active phase...3 1/2 hrs and 10 minutes of pushing.

Welcome Earthside Clara~! Congrats mama!
rest well and enjoy your baby moon!

eek! babies. i want one

 

 

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Congrats, mama! Welcome, Clara!

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Congratulations Laura!! Welcome baby Clara Siobhan ~ what a beautiful name you have!

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eek! babies. i want one
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Woohoo! Congratulations! Welcome baby Clara

Lisa ~ Homeschooling mama to 9yo ds and 7yo dd both born at home and expecting #3 in November!
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. Congrats!!! I can't wait for pictures!

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Yay!! So glad to hear she is earthside!

Congrats mama...and welcome to the world, baby Clara!

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Congratulations! Welcome Clara Siobhan

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So adorable! I love the chubby cheeks and her name is beautiful!

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