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#1 of 36 Old 01-11-2011, 02:59 PM - Thread Starter
 
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Calliope arrived 9 minutes after we got to the hospital, narrowly escaping my fear of a highway roadside birth.  3:26 am, 7 lbs, 3 oz, 19.5 inches.  Hour and a half labor, my dp managed to get me and 2 of our (excited and alert) boys here in time...thank goodness.  We are happily in love, she nursed for an hour right off the bat.  I was 37 weeks and change, was expecting to go into February from my late Jan due date, but I am relieved to hold her in my arms early!!!  All is well with the universe!

 

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Congratulations!


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oh wow that is fast. Congrats to you and the entire fam.

 

 

 

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Congratulations! Glad everything went well!


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congrats :)


Lisa, wife to Jacob, mom to DS Ryan (4), DD Clover (2.5) and DD Mae (born 2/3/2011)
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Congrats!


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Congrats!!!!


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Congratulations!  Glad that you didn't have to deliver on the side of the road!


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YAY! Congratulations!
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Congrats!! Love the name!  Enjoy your babymoon.  :)


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Expecting a surprise (5/15)
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Congrats!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! joy.gif


- Emy . Single mom to DS nut.gif Ezra (15.12.05), angel2.gif Thames (reincarnated 18.04.08) and DD rainbow1284.gif babyf.gif Allora (11.02.11) and dog2.gif Hoppylactivist.gif  novaxnocirc.gif  waterbirth.jpg fambedsingle2.gif bfinfant.giffemalesling.GIFcd.gif

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Wow! Congratulations!!!!

 

Welcome Calliope!


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Congrats!!! Wow, I am glad that you made it in time!!


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Congratulations!


Living my dream. wife to dh, mom to ds1 (9/07) and ds2 (2/11), owned by pug and cat. Does it get any better than this?joy.gif
 
 
 
 
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Congratulations!!!


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Welcome to the world little one!  Congratulations!


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congratulations!


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Congrats! Gorgeous name and what a quick labor!


Mom to 4! Welcomed Aila Wren on Friday, February 25th!
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Congratulations, and what a lovely name!


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Congrats! How wonderful!

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yeah!! congratulations mama! welcome calliope!


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Congratulations on little Calliope! What an adorable name :)


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Oh my goodness, congratulations!!!!!!!


Happily married to my best friend, and nature loving mama treehugger.gif of one sweet boy (Feb 2011). femalesling.GIF

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How amazing! Congrats!!


Mama to Iris, born 7/31/08, and Elliott, born 1/28/11!    Photoblogging a year in my daughter's life at iris365.wordpress.com and my son's first year at elliott365.wordpress.com
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wow! and congratulations!

 

i love her name too...my dd and i read charlottes web earlier this year and i was thinking about the name fern.....it is beautiful.

can't wait for pictures!


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Congratulations!! And welcome, Calliope!


-pixie, my dear, and (A-88), N-98, Littlest-06/00-08/00, J-03 & Little Miss Cotton Ball Button-03 (SN), S-05, Hope-loss 09/09, Bean-loss 04/10, and littlePopcorn due feb. 8th -11.
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Welcome to the world!  What a fast birth!  Hope you all are enjoing your new family.  grouphug.gif


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Congrats to you and your family!!


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Congratulations!


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Congratulations!!!!! Wonderful!


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