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#1 of 7 Old 01-16-2011, 05:31 PM - Thread Starter
 
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Hi Mamas,

 

We welcomed Arthur Meriwether on Saturday morning at 9:22 AM after only 6 hours of active labor!  8-10 good pushes and out he came.

 

We had a fantastic labor support team, wonderful midwives, and supportive friends... I couldn't have asked for a better birth after a mediocre hospital experience the first time (2006) and a C-section for DS1 (2008). 

 

Don't let anyone tell you a primary HBAC is out of the question, if that's what you really want, choose your providers carefully, eat well and prepare.  You can do it!

 

All the best -

 

-Xen

 

ps now to check out all the cute baby pictures on this DDC!!!!  Best of luck to Mamas who are still waiting for January babes.

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Mamma to Amelia (8/13/2006) Henry (7/28/2008), and Arthur (1/15/2011)
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DDCC....Congratulations and welcome baby Arthur! 


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Hooooray! congrats! 

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Yay for the HBAC and congratulations on your new arrival!  Welcome, Arthur!


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Congratulations on a successful HBAC!


Heather: Mama to my amazing boys A-14.5, C-13, & M-5.5, and my sweet girl S-2.5 and introducing our little surprise Liam Michael, born 12/28!
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Congrats from another HBAC mama!  


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Congratulations on your HBAC! Your previous experiences sound similar to mine and a VBAC is possible!


Sarah - wife, mom to Riley 7/9/03 and Jacob 7/15/05 and Hannah 1/5/11 a successful vbac.gif
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