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09-13-2011 11:09 AM
bethany42309

Such a cutie!  Congrats!

09-13-2011 07:36 AM
ursusarctos

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I am so, so happy to hear nursing is going well!!  You are doing it, Lyn.  All your plans are coming to fruition! love.gif

 

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09-13-2011 05:31 AM
Baby_Cakes

He is gorgeous!!

 

What about peeing in the shower?  Do you use a peri bottle EVERY time?  Those skid marks STINGGG!!  I hear you.  I found using chilly water instead of warm water took my breath away long enough that I didn't feel the sting as horribly, and also just dousing the area after I was done and then patting dry helped.  

 

Also, strange, but drink LOTS of water.  It will dilute your urine so it doesn't sting as much.

 

I am so, so happy to hear nursing is going well!!  You are doing it, Lyn.  All your plans are coming to fruition! love.gif

09-13-2011 03:16 AM
ursusarctos

He's beautiful!

09-12-2011 05:08 PM
Lynann

Sorry I've been MIA ladies. Recovering has been a lot more painful than I expected. I have an very unfortunately placed skid mark, thanks to Seth's nucal arm, that is still breathtakingly painful EVERYTIME I have to pee. I've been calling the bathroom the torture chamber. I thought it would be a lot less painful by now (day 6) but unfortunately not. I guess it will just take time for the raw skin to heal up enough to not sting constantly.

 

Seth is doing really well. He nurses like a pro, and so much better than Aiden ever did. We seem to be settling into a more routine sleep & feeding routine. Hopefully I'll finally get some time this coming week to get the birth story typed up and photos posted.

 

Meanwhile enjoy this pic of Seth just a few minutes after birth.

 

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09-12-2011 03:25 PM
noorjahan

Congratulations on birth of your baby AND that VBAC!!!!

09-12-2011 03:13 PM
katiemaeeee

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Just sending happy baby-moon vibes your way and hoping that all is well with your family! Missing you on MDC!!

09-07-2011 11:26 PM
Jbouck5

Congrats on your HBAC and your sweet little boy! Can't wait for more details!

09-07-2011 04:20 PM
JoyFilled

YAY!!!!

 

I have been waiting to hear how things went for you.  Congrats!

09-07-2011 04:04 PM
elove

so wonderful to hear your good news! Welcome to baby boy and a big congrats to you and your family!

09-07-2011 03:53 PM
PoetryLover

So, so many congrats to you on your beautiful, big boy and especially on your HBAC! Your labor sounds great! Good job, mama! I can't wait to see pics and to read your birth story. joy.gif Enjoy all the sweet, newborn cuddles.

09-07-2011 03:06 PM
bobbinbopbop

so glad t worked out! congrats momma!

09-07-2011 02:29 PM
zombie_bride

Congrats on your HBAC!!!!!

09-07-2011 02:25 PM
mamatwo8

HUGE  thumbs up Mama!!!!  great job!

09-07-2011 02:11 PM
Agatha_Ann

Yippee!! Congrats Lyn! Love his name and can't wait to see his sweet face joy.gif

09-07-2011 02:08 PM
amyjoyce79

Congrats!! I'm so glad you finally have your little boy in your arms! joy.gif

09-07-2011 12:37 PM
love4bob

Congrats!! Another big baby boy! :joy

09-07-2011 12:29 PM
LadyJennifer Congratulations!!!! What a big boy!!
So happy for you! Enjoy your sweet snuggly newborn!smile.gifjoy.gif
09-07-2011 11:28 AM
HawaiianBlesing

That is such great new.  So glad you got your HBAC!!!!  Congratulations on your sweet babe.

09-07-2011 10:57 AM
ursusarctos

I know I said it already on facebook but CONGRATULATIONS!!! joy.gif I'm so happy you got your hbac!

09-07-2011 10:19 AM
mareseatoats

Hooray! What a wonderful job you did, Lynn! That is such exciting news, and I bet you're so glad to be holding your little boy (!!!). It will be so cool for your boys to grow up together, with a brother so close in age. joy.gifI'm just so happy for you!

09-07-2011 10:11 AM
Tamera

Congrats! I'm so happy everything went well for you. Wishing you huge success in nursing as well!

09-07-2011 09:16 AM
Italiamom Oh Lyn! I am SO very happy for you. This is such a great way to start the morning smile.gif

One of my very favorite musicians (in speaking of her own homebirth) said-- "The memory of pain always recedes. The memory of triumph does not."

I hope you feel triumphant Lyn! So much love to you, and congrats on your precious new son. I can't wait to hear the beautiful details!!!
09-07-2011 09:08 AM
Beckily

All that hard work paid off :) Congratulations Lynann :) Proud of you! And welcome baby Andrew!

09-07-2011 08:41 AM
copper.kettle

Congrats!!  Oh, I am so happy for you!  Welcome, baby Seth joy.gif

09-07-2011 08:38 AM
jennyfah

Yay, mama!!!  Congrats on the VBAC!  I hope you are enjoying every moment of his sweet baby-ness.   blowkiss.gif

09-07-2011 08:36 AM
Peony

Congrats!! Love the name Seth.

09-07-2011 08:31 AM
Chaika

Yay Lyn!  Congrats smile.gif

09-07-2011 08:25 AM
jillybeans HOORAY Lyn! So so so happy you got your HBAC! joy.gif

And welcome baby seth, I can't wait to see your pic!
09-07-2011 07:57 AM
veggiemomto2 How wonderful! Congrats!
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