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1925157 tn?1328932617

new mommy to first daughter (:

I had my daughter Thursday morning at 6:34 am. She was 7 pounds 1.4 ounces and was 19 1/2 inches long! We had a long tough ride but she wasn't staying in any longer I was 37+6 when I had her. Tuesday at my doc appt they told me I was 3cm n 90 % effaced. Then wed I thought my water was leaking at work but when they checked it at family birth it didn't but I was dilated to a 5 n they watched.my contractions for an hour n checked me again I was at a 6 n a half hour later a 7 so they took me to a delivery room n gave me my epideral. N broke my water.  Three and a half hours of pushing and towards the end the doc told me I will need a c section or to use forceps n get cut so.they gave me more epideral medicine n cut me and pulled her head out from under my pelvis and she was born (: after me getting so sick throwing up n the epideral scrapping my spin putting me in the worst pain ever. The contractions were nothing compaired to the epideral D:
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2137220 tn?1340744925
Congrats to you and your baby! Wish you guys the best!
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Congratulations!
1959722 tn?1338781715
Congratulations!!
1947316 tn?1337304530
Congratulations! :)
1947316 tn?1337304530
Congratulations! :)
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Congrats
915119 tn?1341952589
Congrats on your healthy little girl! You answered my question from the other forum!!
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Yeay I'm so happy for you. I've only got a few Weeks left myself and so ready lol. What did you name her for sure weren't you thinking of ava? Awe. I bet she's beautiful. :-)  congratulations!
1938385 tn?1332072314
yay so happy for u. have u chosen a name? x
1911870 tn?1345422609
Congrats! I'm happy you finally made it to the end. Horror stories like that about the epidural is what makes me say no to the drugs. Lol. But seriously you poor thing. You are stronger now that you've been through that. Good luck with your new little one!
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Congratulations momma!
1927715 tn?1392059540
Congrats!
1925157 tn?1328932617
Not only that but my baby dad ran away two weeks ago so I'm a single mother .. and being alone is so hard. He's still putting stress on me
And yes her name is Ava Leigh <3 she's beautiful (:
2013578 tn?1341815612
Congrats :)
You will be a wonderful mother even if it's by yourself
2026302 tn?1334734662
Congratulations hunni. so jealous u went early lol the next week and a half is going to take forever for me. I hope u and ava are doing great! single or not u will be a great mum! x
1938385 tn?1332072314
thats a lovely name. i wish u all the best x
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