I had baby Silas yesterday! - Mothering Forums

Forum Jump: 
 
Thread Tools
Old 11-23-2010, 07:17 AM - Thread Starter
 
quelindo's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2005
Location: On the road to find out
Posts: 3,099
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)

1.JPG

 

Born at home in the water, Apgar of 10, 8lbs and 21 inches long, after about four hours of labor.

 

Wow, was that painful, but everything went smoothly and quickly. I felt more in control and aware this time than last time, and delivering the water was SO much easier than delivering out of it lying on my back (like last time).

 

Silas started nursing right away and kept on nursing for an hour and 15 minutes (until the midwives took him to check him out)! And he's been nursing really well ever since.

 

I'm in love!


Formerly New Mama to Henry, born August 2005 and Silas, born November 2010.
quelindo is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Old 11-23-2010, 07:47 AM
 
Frisbee's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2007
Location: Pittsburgh, PA
Posts: 583
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)

Congrats!  Wow, sounds like a super healthy boy!  Love the name Silas.

Frisbee is offline  
Old 11-23-2010, 08:19 AM
 
kittywitty's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2005
Location: The Room of Requirement
Posts: 13,061
Mentioned: 1 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 8 Post(s)
Congrats! joy.gif

AP Mom to 5 knit.gifhomeschool.giftoddler.gif
 
  

kittywitty is online now  
Old 11-23-2010, 08:21 AM
 
Stitches's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2009
Location: Alberta
Posts: 847
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)

Congratulations!


Laura mummy to my two sweet little girls (April 08) and (Nov 10)
Stitches is offline  
Old 11-23-2010, 08:37 AM
 
birthdancedoula's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2002
Location: Snuggling my newest babylove
Posts: 2,545
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)

Congrats mama...and welcome sweet baby Silas!!love.gif


Ashley~certified nurse-midwife mama to 6 little novaxnocirc.gifhomebirth.jpglotbirth.gif loves, including sweet Cordelia Jane born at home waterbirth.jpgon 11/12/10.
birthdancedoula is offline  
Old 11-23-2010, 09:08 AM
 
MamaFern's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2003
Location: surrounded by snowy mountains
Posts: 7,543
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)

joy.gif beautiful!! CONGRATS!!


 

 

Quote:
Once in while you get shown the light in the strangest of places if you look at it right....

 

MamaFern is offline  
Old 11-23-2010, 09:18 AM
 
mzminty's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2003
Posts: 826
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)

Congratulations!


Julie, wife to DH , mom of DD 8/99 and DS 1/09 , and #3 due 11/14/10
mzminty is offline  
Old 11-23-2010, 09:25 AM
 
my kidlets and me's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2006
Posts: 1,525
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)

Yay!  Congratulations, mama!  Snuggle your new bundle and enjoy.  love.gif


Bobbi, wife to dh love.gif and mom to dd1 (6-6-04) blahblah.gif, ds (4-1-06) nut.gif, and dd2 (1-18-08) flower.gif. Welcoming our newest ds babyboy.gif (11-24-10)!
 
 
 
 
my kidlets and me is offline  
Old 11-23-2010, 10:13 AM
 
Metasequoia's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2005
Location: In the village
Posts: 5,688
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 11 Post(s)

Congratulations! Welcome baby Silas!

 

What time was he born?


Homeschoolin' Mama chicken3.gifto Dd1 2/3/00, Dd2 1/13/03, Ds1 3/11/06 & Ds2 11/18/10!!
Metasequoia is offline  
Old 11-23-2010, 02:40 PM - Thread Starter
 
quelindo's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2005
Location: On the road to find out
Posts: 3,099
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)


Quote:
Originally Posted by Metasequoia View Post

Congratulations! Welcome baby Silas!

 

What time was he born?



8:45am.


Formerly New Mama to Henry, born August 2005 and Silas, born November 2010.
quelindo is offline  
 
User Tag List

Thread Tools


Forum Jump: 

Posting Rules  
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off