Aiden Ellis

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Aiden Ellis - 26/01/2013

Seth Valdis

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Seth Valdis - 02/03/2012

Ella Patricia

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Ella - 18/10/2010

Penelope Anne

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Penelope - 9/03/2011

Jack Anthony

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Jack - 22/09/2010

Claire Lucy

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Claire - 06/12/2010

Triplets: James, Ruby, Joel

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Triplets: James, Ruby, Joel - Nov 2010

Kyden Joel

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Kyden - 16/08/2010

Twins, Tina and Sophia

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Twins, Tina and Sophia - 12/09/2010

Maddison Rae

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Maddison Rae - 29/5/2010

Benjamin Mark

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Benjamin Mark - 18/08/10

Samuel Jacob

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Samuel Jacob - 12/08/10

Olivia Therese

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Olivia Therese - 29/05/10

Joshua Matthew

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Joshua Matthew - 11/08/10

Ainsleigh Grace

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Ainsleigh Grace - 20/04/10

Sabella Elizabeth

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Sabella Elizabeth - 01/02/2010

Lydia-Sofie

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Lydia-Sofie - 30/05/2010

Elijah

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Elijah - 03/07/2010

Leo James

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Leo - 01/07/10

Callista Jennifer

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Callista - 15/6/2010

Riley Arthur

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Riley - 10/06/2010

Emma Elizabeth

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Emma - 27/06/2010

Zach

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Zach - 16/06/2010

Isabella Valentina

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Isabella - 04/06/2010

Liam Harry Connor

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Liam - 30/05/2010

Olivia Lucy Rachael

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Olivia - 18/06/10

Courtney Grace Alam

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Courtney - 17/06/10

Hriday Zaveri

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Hriday - 16/06/10

Riley Allan Henry

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Riley - 16/06/10

Bailey

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Bailey- 09/07/09

Suriya Sean

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Suriya - 13/05/10

Emily

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Emily - 15/06/10

Hudson Ronald Robert

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Hudson - 13/05/10

Ezra Sol Zamora

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Ezra - 01/06/10

Alexander James Hannah

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Alexander - 07/06/10

Isabella Catherine Timmins

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Isabella - 27th May 2010

Matilda Ann Hastie

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Matilda - May 21st 2010

Meet the EB team's bubs

Lucinda

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Lucinda - 14/8/09 - Essential Baby's Editor Amber's 2nd baby.

Jameson Rocket

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Jameson - 03/09/08 - Web Producer Marion's first born.

Mia

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Mia - 11/01/08 - Product Manager Natalie's little girl.

Gabriel

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Gabriel - 9/01/08 - Acting General Manager Emma's 2nd child, little brother to Toby.

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Review: The Volvo 2015 XC90 SUV has all the safety features your family needs

The new Volvo XC90 SUV's focus on keeping you safe does not come at the expense of comfort in the XC90.

Kim Kardashian reveals she may have hysterectomy

Kim Kardashian has revealed complications during pregnancy means she might have to have a hysterectomy after the birth of her second child.

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