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Lydia is here!!!

Lydia Mae-Ellen Is here and she is perfect!!!! 6lbs 14oz and 18 1/2 inches. Lots of hair and I'm so in love! Water broke at 5:45am but labor didn't start until 1:20pm (contractions would come and go and were not painful at all) and she was born at 2:06pm after 6 pushes. I was 7-8cm before I had any pain and was fully dilated within 45 min. at that point. Crazy!! :) pics to come later too tired right now. But we got home not even 3 hours after she was born! Trying to nurse but she is having trouble latching. I think she is just tired. Midwife said wasn't a full term baby and decided to go with the later due date so she was 36w4d. Came at the same time as her big brother Jesse who is now in Heaven. Man he would have been amazing big brother. Jeremiah is thrilled with his baby sister and thinks she is so pretty. :) I love my family and so glad she is here and is healthy. Will post the entire birth story later and get pics up soon. :)
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1510239 tn?1364927956
oh goodness!!! im so glad :) congratulations girl its been tough ride, im just glad you girls are doing good :))) dont take long posting the pics please im dying to meet her. god bless hugs!!!!! yayyy :)
889551 tn?1416184483
Congrats, mama! Im sure she's gorgeous!
187316 tn?1386356682
Congrats mama! I know that even from heaven Jesse is going to be a great big brother! I bet Jeremiah is thrilled and that she is absolutely beautiful just like her mommy!
202436 tn?1326474333
Congrats Chantal!  I'm so happy for you and your family, you guys definitely deserve some happiness!
175665 tn?1306459024
Congrats!!! I'm so glad you made it that far. Alex was born at 35 weeks and was perfect. She was a good size too! My full terms were 6lbs 4oz and 6lbs 1oz. Sounds like you had an easy labor and delivery! Good luck with your baby girl :)
349463 tn?1333571576
So glad to hear you got the easy labor your wanted! We can't wait to see pictures once your feeling up to it.
1710121 tn?1326476935
Yay mommie! You had your beautiful bundle of joy! Congrats!!!!!
571099 tn?1308234148
wonderful wonderful news..Im so happy and cant wait to see her too.  It's so amazing 'picturing' you guys home.  Beautiful picture i will add.  Sending love and latching behavior..hehe   Bless you all!!  HUGSSSSSSSSSSS
1041303 tn?1421387341
Congrats!!!! Can't wait to see pics :)
982214 tn?1471454781
Congratulations!!! I am so happy for you and your family...I can't wait to see pictures! And knowing she is good at 36w4d makes me feel better knowing that is when I am being induced!! I'm so happy for you!!!!
278664 tn?1319840159
Congrats, glad everything went well. My 3rd was a fast delivery like yours, it's good but crazy!
210400 tn?1325380570
Congratulations! I am so happy for you, I am sure she is beautiful! Cannot wait to see pictures! :)
1523285 tn?1315003118
congratulations to you and ur family she sounds perfect :-)
287246 tn?1318570063
Yay!!  Congrats!!!
1194973 tn?1385503904
Congrats!!!
505857 tn?1329681517
Congratulations xx
280369 tn?1316702041
Thank you everyone!! :) Pictures are up! Full birth story to come soon.
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