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#1 of 45 Old 01-10-2011, 09:18 AM - Thread Starter
 
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So yesterday I was having some cntrx starting around 6ish, but not regular in length or intensity. Finally went to bed figuring nothing was going to happen. Got up a few times to use the bathroom. Nate came to bed at midnight and I got back in bed and suddenly Isaac dropped hard and fast and painfully. I got back up and ate some cereal and timed a few cntrx before deciding to hop in the tub to see what happened. While the water was running, around 12:45, I started thinking that maybe a bath wasn't a good idea. I got in anyway and after just a few cntrx I started calling for Nate to get up. About 1 he got up and I told him to call my dad to come stay with the boys cuz we needed to head to the hospital. By 1:15 I called my neighbor to come stay until my dad got there cuz we really needed to go. I was having cntrx every 2 mins very hard. We left at 1:30. My water broke on the way and I was having intense cntrx every 1-2 mins that I started feeling the need to push with. Got to the hospital around 2 and they checked me and I was fully dilated so they got me back to the OR and I started pushing pretty soon, no time for the epidural I'd been planning on lol. So extremely painful and Isaac's shoulders got stuck so they had 3 or so people pushing and moving me in weird ways, yeouch. Isaac came out at 2:21 and after a little rest Caleb was born at 2:36 with help with the vacuum cuz his heartrate was dropping. Seriously so painful to have to go through two births in 15 mins. Got back to a room around 3 and they brought me the boys about 3:30. Poor Isaac's face is so bruised from his fast descent. Calebs nursing great already, Isaac takes a bit more work. We are all doing well. I'm GBS+ and since I didn't make it in time for abx they'll probably want us to stay a few days to monitor the babies.

 

Isaac- 7lb 9oz 18.5"

Caleb- 7lb 1oz 20.5"


Kara mommy to Jason 9/27/04 ribboncesarean.gif, Jacob 6/1/06 vbac.gif, Nathan 11/13/08 ribboncesarean.gif, and twin boys Isaac and Caleb born 1/10/11 vbac.gif
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Geesh what a fast delivery!! Kinda scary too, makes me wanna hurry and rush to my hospital as soon as i feel contrax. I live 45 mins from hospital. I am so glad it went well and all is well, what big babies!!!!!!! congrats!!!!!


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Congratulations mama!!!!  What a story, so glad it has such a happy ending!


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Congrats! Super quick and a nice size on those twins, mama! You gave them a great home!


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Those are some good size babies! Congratulations!! 


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Amazing!  So fast and such big boys!  Way to go mama.  Happy birthday Issac and Caleb!


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way to go mama! so exciting...welcome earthside isaac and caleb!

 


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Congratulations!! Nice big babies!!


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Congrats on your boys!  What a fast birth, hope you're all feeling wonderful and you are home as soon as possible.

 

 


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Wow mama!!!  that is AWESOME!!!!! Congratulations!!


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Amazing! Congratulations, and welcome Isaac & Caleb!


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Congratulations!  What nice big boys! So happy for you that you got your VBAC. 


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Yay! I love happy twin birth stories!!!!

 

Grats on your big, healthy baby boys! I hope you are all home soon. Happy nursing!


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Yay! Congratulations! I hope you and your boys are able to go home soon!


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Wow Congratulations on your awesome empowering birth!! Welcome boys!!!

 

 

oh yeah and am I allowed to freak out now that the February babies are starting to arrive???


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Yayyy!!! CONGRATS!!!!!!!!!!!!! joy.gifjoy.gifjoy.gif


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Wow! That sounds like it was a little crazy but you are so amazing! Congratulations x2 joy.gif


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Wonderful!!! What an awesome story! so glad to hear another successful VBAC and what big twins!!! Congratulations!!!!!


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So many congrats! You are amazing to accomplish what you did!


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oh yeah and am I allowed to freak out now that the February babies are starting to arrive???



I definitely am!!

 

Congrats, kitkat! love.gif  Enjoy your healthy boys!

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Congratulations! And welcome, Caleb and Isaac!


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Congratulations on your boys!


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Welcome babies and congratulations!!!  Enjoy your babymoon.

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Congrats!!  What an amazing story and big boys.


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Congrats on those healthy baby boys!


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Congratulations and welcome to the world Caleb and Isaac!


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Congratulations! Enjoy your babymoon!

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wow-o-wow! congratulations on your vbac and your boys! such an amazing story- really an inspiration! hope to hear more from home soon!


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Congrats!!!! So glad to hear you got your VBAC and the boys are here and healthy! Awesome birth size!


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Congrats and Kudos mama!


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