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#1 *Lovemybabies*

Posted 28 November 2011 - 06:25 PM


wub.gif Our February 2012 DIG Arrivals wub.gif


bbabyflip.gif babygirl.gif ~ 13        babyboy.gif ~ 13 bbabyflip.gif  


~ November 2011 ~

Username: OsMummy
Arrived: 14th November @ 3.24pm & 3.26pm (27+1)
Name: Charlize Ersilia and Lucia Vera
Weight: 749g and 802g
Length: ?
HC: ?

Username: Shtinky
Arrived: 18th November @ 4.10pm (28+2)
Name: Scarlett Audrey and Jemima Jennifer
Weight: 1190g and 960g
Length: ?
HC: ?


~ December 2011 ~

Username: CoffeeRock
Arrived: 30th December
Name: Stella Grace
Weight: 2.3kg
Length: ?
HC: ?

Username: Sallyh99
Arrived: 31st December (34+4)
Name: Charlotte Alice and Darcy Anthony
Weight: 4lb 9oz and 4lb 9oz
Length: ?
HC: ?


~ January 2012 ~

Username: Kyla22
Arrived: 1st January @ 7:25pm (31+6)
Name: Flynn James
Weight: 1.88kg
Length: 45cm
HC: ?

Username: Tashanc
Arrived: 24th January
Name: Benjamin Francis
Weight: 3.343kg
Length: 51cm
HC: ?

Username: MrsW87
Arrived: 27th January @ 12:03pm
Name: Harrison James
Weight: 7lb 5oz
Length: 49cm
HC: ?

Username: Mary80
Arrived: 30th January @ 4:30am
Name: Beth
Weight: 3.23kg
Length: 51cm
HC: ?

Username: Naartjie
Arrived: 30th January
Name: Scarlett India
Weight: 3.87kg
Length: ?
HC: ?

Username: Dreamer4
Arrived: 30th January @ 8:13pm
Name: Dylan Thomas Jack
Weight: 2.7kg
Length: 46cm
HC: 34cm


~ February 2012 ~

Username: HurryUpAlready
Arrived: 1st February @ 4:52pm
Name: Zara Amy
Weight: 3.025kg/7lb 8oz
Length: 49cm
HC: 36cm

Username: Helenn82
Arrived: 1st February @ 4:14pm
Name: Zachariah Benson
Weight: 3.04kg/6lb 11oz
Length: 49cm
HC: 35.5cm

Username: Mumof32b!
Arrived: 2nd February
Name: Archie
Weight: 8lb 6oz
Length: 50cm
HC: 35cm

Username: Maple Mother
Arrived: 3rd February
Name: Johnny Luke
Weight: 9lb 1oz/4.115kg
Length: 53.5cm
HC: 36.5cm

Username: Molokai
Arrived: 7th February @ 10:32am
Name: Archer James
Weight: 3.52kg
Length: 51cm
HC: 34cm

Username: BabySmurf2012
Arrived: 8th February @ 6:38am
Name: Thomas
Weight: 3.8kg
Length: 51cm
HC: ?

Username: Doctorseuss
Arrived: 8th February @ 10:54am
Name: Sage Elizabeth
Weight: 3.2kg
Length: ?
HC: ?

Username: LadyI
Arrived: 9th February @ 3:42am
Name: Luca Oliver
Weight: 3.8kg
Length: 52.5cm
HC: 34.5cm

Username: FTM1
Arrived: 13h February @ 4:58pm
Name: Lucy Willow
Weight: 7lb 6oz
Length: 48.5cm
HC: ?

Username: lizzylizzy
Arrived: 14th February
Name: Madeleine Judith
Weight: 3.95kg
Length: 55cm
HC: ?

Username: *Lovemybabies*
Arrived: 17th February @ 4:40am
Name: Zoe Matilda
Weight: 3.175kg
Length: 46cm
HC: 34cm

Username: JimBobMel
Arrived: 18th February @ 11:51pm
Name: Nixon Mitchell
Weight: ?
Length: ?
HC: ?

Username: DL1981
Arrived: 18th February @ 1:47
Name: Henry Edward
Weight: 3.01kg
Length: 48cm
HC: ?


~ Angel Babies ~
"Even though your stay was short, you left an indelible footprint on our hearts"

Charlize Ersilia
14/11/11 - 15/11/11

Edited by *Lovemybabies*, 21 February 2012 - 07:58 PM.


#2 *Lovemybabies*

Posted 02 January 2012 - 06:56 PM

Hi all, if anyone would like me to add their babies arrival details please feel free to PM me and I will update the list ASAP!

Good luck over the next few weeks, looking forward to hearing of more arrivals soon!

#3 hideandseek

Posted 02 January 2012 - 07:08 PM

wow, so many twins for the feb group!  congrats to the ladies on their arrivals, and my thoughts are with those who sadly experienced a loss.

#4 Kystnn

Posted 05 January 2012 - 06:54 PM

Sorry tried PMing you to get my details added but its just not working! Could you please add me to the list.

Kyla22
Flynn James born 01/01/12 (31+6weeks) at 19:25pm
45cm long and 1.88kg.

Thanks original.gif

#5 *Lovemybabies*

Posted 08 January 2012 - 07:34 PM

All done Kyla - sorry it took a couple of days I was away for the weekend. Congratulations on the birth of your baby boy, hope he continues to do well and is home with you soon!

#6 *Lovemybabies*

Posted 07 February 2012 - 07:51 AM

updated (:

#7 hideandseek

Posted 11 February 2012 - 02:25 AM

15th January 2012
Emerson Patrick
Weight: 2.8kg+

Amelia Anne
Weight: 2.8kg+
Mummy: Madianna

20th January 2012
Kairo Clayton
Weight: 7pounds 12
Length: 52cm
Mummy: Hillsgal

2nd February 2012
Harlee Jace
Weight: 3.32kg
Length: 49cm
Mummy: mummy_nic

8th February 2012
Austin Jack
Weight: 9pounds 12
Length:
Mummy: MissKiwi

9th February 2012
Miranda Jade
Weight: 2.935kg
Length:
Mummy: Joandned

Liam James
Weight: 7pounds 4
Length:
Mummy: LaFamilia

Luca Francesco
Weight: 3.86kg
Length:
Mummy: 13-nay

10th February 2012
Alyssa Jade
Weight:
Length:
Mummy: MuimmyZoe

Arabella Rose
Weight: 6pounds 13
Length:
Mummy: Butterfly09


#8 *Lovemybabies*

Posted 11 February 2012 - 07:06 AM


wub.gif Our February 2012 DIG Arrivals wub.gif


bbabyflip.gif babygirl.gif ~ 17        babyboy.gif ~ 18 bbabyflip.gif


~ November 2011 ~

Username: OsMummy
Arrived: 14th November @ 3.24pm & 3.26pm (27+1)
Name: Charlize Ersilia and Lucia Vera
Weight: 749g and 802g
Length: ?
HC: ?

Username: Shtinky
Arrived: 18th November @ 4.10pm (28+2)
Name: Scarlett Audrey and Jemima Jennifer
Weight: 1190g and 960g
Length: ?
HC: ?


~ December 2011 ~

Username: CoffeeRock
Arrived: 30th December
Name: Stella Grace
Weight: 2.3kg
Length: ?
HC: ?

Username: Sallyh99
Arrived: 31st December (34+4)
Name: Charlotte Alice and Darcy Anthony
Weight: 4lb 9oz and 4lb 9oz
Length: ?
HC: ?


~ January 2012 ~

Username: Kyla22
Arrived: 1st January @ 7:25pm (31+6)
Name: Flynn James
Weight: 1.88kg
Length: 45cm
HC: ?

Username: ?
Arrived: 15th January
Name: Emerson Patrick
Weight: 2.8kg
Length: ?
HC: ?

Username: Madianna
Arrived: 15th January
Name: Amelia Anne
Weight: 2.8kg
Length: ?
HC: ?

Username: Hillsgal
Arrived: 20th January
Name: Kairo Clayton
Weight: 7lb 12oz
Length: 52cm
HC: ?

Username: Tashanc
Arrived: 24th January
Name: Benjamin Francis
Weight: 3.343kg
Length: 51cm
HC: ?

Username: MrsW87
Arrived: 27th January @ 12:03pm
Name: Harrison James
Weight: 7lb 5oz
Length: 49cm
HC: ?

Username: Mary80
Arrived: 30th January @ 4:30am
Name: Beth
Weight: 3.23kg
Length: 51cm
HC: ?

Username: Naartjie
Arrived: 30th January
Name: Scarlett India
Weight: 3.87kg
Length: ?
HC: ?

Username: Dreamer4
Arrived: 30th January @ 8:13pm
Name: Dylan Thomas Jack
Weight: 2.7kg
Length: 46cm
HC: 34cm


~ February 2012 ~

Username: HurryUpAlready
Arrived: 1st February @ 4:52pm
Name: Zara Amy
Weight: 3.025kg/7lb 8oz
Length: 49cm
HC: 36cm

Username: Helenn82
Arrived: 1st February @ 4:14pm
Name: Zachariah Benson
Weight: 3.04kg/6lb 11oz
Length: 49cm
HC: 35.5cm

Username: Mumof32b!
Arrived: 2nd February
Name: Archie
Weight: 8lb 6oz
Length: 50cm
HC: 35cm

Username: mummy_nic
Arrived: 2nd February
Name: Harlee Jace
Weight: 3.32kg
Length: 49cm
HC: ?

Username: Maple Mother
Arrived: 3rd February
Name: Johnny Luke
Weight: 9lb 1oz/4.115kg
Length: 53.5cm
HC: 36.5cm

Username: Molokai
Arrived: 7th February @ 10:32am
Name: Archer James
Weight: 3.52kg
Length: 51cm
HC: 34cm

Username: BabySmurf2012
Arrived: 8th February @ 6:38am
Name: Thomas
Weight: 3.8kg
Length: 51cm
HC: ?

Username: Doctorseuss
Arrived: 8th February @ 10:54am
Name: Sage Elizabeth
Weight: 3.2kg
Length: ?
HC: ?

Username: MissKiwi
Arrived: 8th February
Name: Austin Jack
Weight: 9lb 12oz
Length: ?
HC: ?

Username: Joandned
Arrived: 9th February
Name: Miranda Jade
Weight: 2.935kg
Length: ?
HC: ?

Username: LaFamilia
Arrived: 9th February
Name: Liam James
Weight: 7lb 4oz
Length: ?
HC: ?

Username: 13-nay
Arrived: 9th February
Name: Luca Francesco
Weight: 3.86kg
Length: ?
HC: ?

Username: LadyI
Arrived: 9th February @ 3:42am
Name: Luca Oliver
Weight: 3.8kg
Length: 52.5cm
HC: 34.5cm

Username: Mummy Zoe
Arrived: 10th February
Name: Alyssa Jade
Weight: ?
Length: ?
HC: ?

Username: Butterfly09
Arrived: 10th February
Name: Arabella Rose
Weight: 6lb 13oz
Length: ?
HC: ?

Username: FTM1
Arrived: 13h February @ 4:58pm
Name: Lucy Willow
Weight: 7lb 6oz
Length: 48.5cm
HC: ?

Username: lizzylizzy
Arrived: 14th February
Name: Madeleine Judith
Weight: 3.95kg
Length: 55cm
HC: ?

Username: *Lovemybabies*
Arrived: 17th February @ 4:40am
Name: Zoe Matilda
Weight: 3.175kg
Length: 46cm
HC: 34cm

Username: JimBobMel
Arrived: 18th February @ 11:51pm
Name: Nixon Mitchell
Weight: ?
Length: ?
HC: ?

Username: DL1981
Arrived: 18th February @ 1:47
Name: Henry Edward
Weight: 3.01kg
Length: 48cm
HC: ?


~ Angel Babies ~
"Even though your stay was short, you left an indelible footprint on our hearts"

Charlize Ersilia
14/11/11 - 15/11/11

Edited by *Lovemybabies*, 21 February 2012 - 07:59 PM.


#9 hideandseek

Posted 19 February 2012 - 08:52 PM

12 February 2012
Sienna Kate
Weight: 2.955kg
Length:
Mummy: Amymatildakate

13 February 2012
Madeline Ruby
Weight: 7pounds 4
Length: 49cm
Mummy: Esther_78

14 February 2012
Oscar John
Weight: 2.9kg
Length: 48cm
Mummy: mummy.to.be.again

Isla Kate
Weight: 3.5kg
Length: 51cm
Mummy: AW29

16 February 2012
India Marie
Weight: 7pounds 13
Length: 52cm
Mummy: Fiveplusone

Mia Grace
Weight: 7pounds 14
Length: 49cm
Mummy: Broncosbabe

17 February 2012
Layla joy
Weight: 6pounds 8
Length:
Mummy: Gemini Mum

Vivienne Helene
Weight: 3.576 kg
Length: 52cm
Mummy: Puku

18 February 2012
Napier Keenan
Weight: 4.3kg
Length:
Mummy: Kya

19 February 2012
Adam John
Weight:
Length:
Mummy: Pookems

#10 *Lovemybabies*

Posted 21 February 2012 - 08:10 PM


wub.gif Our February 2012 DIG Arrivals wub.gif


bbabyflip.gif babygirl.gif ~ 24        babyboy.gif ~ 22 bbabyflip.gif


~ November 2011 ~

Username: OsMummy
Arrived: 14th November @ 3.24pm & 3.26pm (27+1)
Name: Charlize Ersilia and Lucia Vera
Weight: 749g and 802g
Length: ?
HC: ?

Username: Shtinky
Arrived: 18th November @ 4.10pm (28+2)
Name: Scarlett Audrey and Jemima Jennifer
Weight: 1190g and 960g
Length: ?
HC: ?


~ December 2011 ~

Username: CoffeeRock
Arrived: 30th December
Name: Stella Grace
Weight: 2.3kg
Length: ?
HC: ?

Username: Sallyh99
Arrived: 31st December (34+4)
Name: Charlotte Alice and Darcy Anthony
Weight: 4lb 9oz and 4lb 9oz
Length: ?
HC: ?


~ January 2012 ~

Username: Kyla22
Arrived: 1st January @ 7:25pm (31+6)
Name: Flynn James
Weight: 1.88kg
Length: 45cm
HC: ?

Username: ?
Arrived: 15th January
Name: Emerson Patrick
Weight: 2.8kg
Length: ?
HC: ?

Username: Madianna
Arrived: 15th January
Name: Amelia Anne
Weight: 2.8kg
Length: ?
HC: ?

Username: Hillsgal
Arrived: 20th January
Name: Kairo Clayton
Weight: 7lb 12oz
Length: 52cm
HC: ?

Username: Tashanc
Arrived: 24th January
Name: Benjamin Francis
Weight: 3.343kg
Length: 51cm
HC: ?

Username: MrsW87
Arrived: 27th January @ 12:03pm
Name: Harrison James
Weight: 7lb 5oz
Length: 49cm
HC: ?

Username: Mary80
Arrived: 30th January @ 4:30am
Name: Beth
Weight: 3.23kg
Length: 51cm
HC: ?

Username: Naartjie
Arrived: 30th January
Name: Scarlett India
Weight: 3.87kg
Length: ?
HC: ?

Username: Dreamer4
Arrived: 30th January @ 8:13pm
Name: Dylan Thomas Jack
Weight: 2.7kg
Length: 46cm
HC: 34cm


~ February 2012 ~

Username: HurryUpAlready
Arrived: 1st February @ 4:52pm
Name: Zara Amy
Weight: 3.025kg/7lb 8oz
Length: 49cm
HC: 36cm

Username: Helenn82
Arrived: 1st February @ 4:14pm
Name: Zachariah Benson
Weight: 3.04kg/6lb 11oz
Length: 49cm
HC: 35.5cm

Username: Mumof32b!
Arrived: 2nd February
Name: Archie
Weight: 8lb 6oz
Length: 50cm
HC: 35cm

Username: mummy_nic
Arrived: 2nd February
Name: Harlee Jace
Weight: 3.32kg
Length: 49cm
HC: ?

Username: Maple Mother
Arrived: 3rd February
Name: Johnny Luke
Weight: 9lb 1oz/4.115kg
Length: 53.5cm
HC: 36.5cm

Username: Molokai
Arrived: 7th February @ 10:32am
Name: Archer James
Weight: 3.52kg
Length: 51cm
HC: 34cm

Username: BabySmurf2012
Arrived: 8th February @ 6:38am
Name: Thomas
Weight: 3.8kg
Length: 51cm
HC: ?

Username: Doctorseuss
Arrived: 8th February @ 10:54am
Name: Sage Elizabeth
Weight: 3.2kg
Length: ?
HC: ?

Username: MissKiwi
Arrived: 8th February
Name: Austin Jack
Weight: 9lb 12oz
Length: ?
HC: ?

Username: Joandned
Arrived: 9th February
Name: Miranda Jade
Weight: 2.935kg
Length: ?
HC: ?

Username: LaFamilia
Arrived: 9th February
Name: Liam James
Weight: 7lb 4oz
Length: ?
HC: ?

Username: 13-nay
Arrived: 9th February
Name: Luca Francesco
Weight: 3.86kg
Length: ?
HC: ?

Username: LadyI
Arrived: 9th February @ 3:42am
Name: Luca Oliver
Weight: 3.8kg
Length: 52.5cm
HC: 34.5cm

Username: Mummy Zoe
Arrived: 10th February
Name: Alyssa Jade
Weight: ?
Length: ?
HC: ?

Username: Butterfly09
Arrived: 10th February
Name: Arabella Rose
Weight: 6lb 13oz
Length: ?
HC: ?

Username: Amymatildakate
Arrived: 12th February
Name: Sienna Kate
Weight: 2.955kg
Length: 48.5cm
HC: ?

Username: FTM1
Arrived: 13th February @ 4:58pm
Name: Lucy Willow
Weight: 7lb 6oz
Length: 48.5cm
HC: ?

Username: Esther_78
Arrived: 13th February
Name: Madeline Ruby
Weight: 7lb 4oz
Length: 49cm
HC: ?

Username: lizzylizzy
Arrived: 14th February
Name: Madeleine Judith
Weight: 3.95kg
Length: 55cm
HC: ?

Username: mummy.to.be.again
Arrived: 14th February
Name: Oscar John
Weight: 2.9kg
Length: 48cm
HC: ?

Username: AW29
Arrived: 14th February
Name: Isla Kate
Weight: 3.5kg
Length: 51cm
HC: ?

Username: Fiveplusone
Arrived: 16th February
Name: India Marie
Weight: 7lb 13oz
Length: 52cm
HC: ?

Username: Broncosbabe
Arrived: 16th February
Name: Mia Grace
Weight: 7lb 14oz
Length: 49cm
HC: ?

Username: *Lovemybabies*
Arrived: 17th February @ 4:40am
Name: Zoe Matilda
Weight: 3.175kg
Length: 46cm
HC: 34cm

Username: Gemini Mum
Arrived: 17th February
Name: Layla Joy
Weight: 6lb 8oz
Length: ?
HC: ?

Username: Puku
Arrived: 17th February
Name: Vivienne Helene
Weight: 3.576kg
Length: 52cm
HC: ?

Username: JimBobMel
Arrived: 18th February @ 11:51pm
Name: Nixon Mitchell
Weight: ?
Length: ?
HC: ?

Username: DL1981
Arrived: 18th February @ 1:47
Name: Henry Edward
Weight: 3.01kg
Length: 48cm
HC: ?

Username: Kya
Arrived: 18th February
Name: Napier Keegan
Weight: 4.3kg
Length: ?
HC: ?

Username: Pookems
Arrived: 19th February
Name: Adam John
Weight: ?
Length: ?
HC: ?


~ Angel Babies ~
"Even though your stay was short, you left an indelible footprint on our hearts"

Charlize Ersilia
14/11/11 - 15/11/11

Edited by *Lovemybabies*, 21 February 2012 - 08:13 PM.


#11 Justaduck

Posted 26 February 2012 - 09:08 PM

Thanks Andrea for updating all of our details.

*Lovemybabies* - Mia's HC was 34cm original.gif




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