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#1 Loue

Posted 12 March 2012 - 10:34 AM

A place to post the fabulous news of our new arrivals.  

I'll keep a master list here but not sure how 'on top of it' I will be!  

I won't update the list unless you post in this thread - i.e.: any announcements on FB stay on FB  biggrin.gif

Here's a link to our Due date list for easy reference



Our April 2012 DIG Arrivals

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~ 19th March 2012 ~

Username: ChocMudCake
Location: Wollongong
Arrived: 19/03 12:42am
Name: Brock
Weight: 3005g or 6lb 10oz
Length: 47.5cm
HC: 34cm


~ 23rd March 2012 ~

User name: Athnessa
Location: Melbourne
Date: 23 March 2012 at 9:38am
Name: Charlotte Elizabeth (girl)
Weight: 3.175kg or 7lb

~ 24th March 2012 ~
User name: jenniferl
Location: Perth WA
Date: 24 March 2012 at 5:43pm
Name: Savannah Jordan
Weight: 3.485kg or 7 pound 11
Length: 48cm
HC: 34cm


~ 29th March 2012 ~

User Name: Starqueen_78
Date: 29 March 2012 at 1.57pm
Name: Maxwell Andrew
Weight: 3.68kg or 8 pound 2
Length: 52cm
HC: 35.5cm

~ 30th March 2012 ~

User name: teemoodesigns
Location: Albany WA
Date: 30 March 2012 at 9:56am
Name: Hunter James (boy)
Weight: 3.095kg or 6 pound 13
Length: 49cm
HC: 35cm

~ 4th April 2012 ~

User name: Snafu
Location: QLD
Date: 4th April at 8:09am
Name: Aurora Faith
Weight: 4.11kg or 9lb 1oz
Length: 54cm
HC: 35cm

User name: erinmac
Date: 4th April at 10.42pm
Name: Deacon Max
Weight: 4.295kg, 9lb 4oz,
Length: 52cm

User name: MsN
Date: born on due date (?)
Name: TBC!
Weight: 3970g
Length: 54cm
HC: 35cm

~ 5th April 2012 ~

User name- Franny Glass (formerly courtney83)
Date- 5 April
Name- Clementine Flora Alice
Weight- 6lbs12oz (3.086kg)
Length- 47cm
HC- 35cm

~ 6th April 2012 ~

Username- C Lever
Bubs- Casey Stewart Lever
Born- 6-4-12 VB
Weight -3880g 8 pound 6
Height- 50.5cm
HC- 35cm Due to swelling HC post swelling 33cm

~ 9th April 2012 ~

User name- turnip123
Date-9 April
Name- James Phillip
Weight- 4.480kg
Length- 60cm (thats right sixty cm)
HC- 37.5

~ 11th April 2012 ~

User name: loue
Name - Robert James
Weight - 3.35kg
Length- 49.5cm
HC- 33.5

~ 12th April 2012 ~

User name- dizzyanne
Name- Lara Elizabeth
Weight- 2890g, 6 pound 6 oz.
HC- 33

~ 16th April 2012 ~

Username: J3NN1
Location: Perth
Baby Name: Audrey Joy
Born: 16th April @ 41+1weeks
Weight: 3.38kg (7lbs7oz)
Length: 50cm
HC: 33cm

~ 17th April 2012 ~

Username:Dark Passenger
Location: Gold Coast
Baby Name: hunter Robert
Born: 17th April @ 38+1
Weight: 3.34kg (7lbs 6oz)
Length: 53cm
HC: 35cm

~ 18th April 2012 ~

Username: flickery
Baby: Arlo (still working on a middle name)
Born: 18 April, ~10pm
Weight: 4.225kg (9lb 4oz)
Length: 52cm
HC: 36cm

Username: Milli31
Location: Gold Coast
Arrived: 18/4 ~ 10:37am (VB) (birthday surprise!)
Name: Holly Marie
Weight: 3685g or 8lb 2oz
Length: 49.5cm
HC: 34cm




Edited by Loue, 26 April 2012 - 01:40 PM.


#2 Guest_chocmudcake_*

Posted 19 March 2012 - 07:43 PM

Our baby arrived very early this morning and its a

BOY

Username: ChocMudCake
Location: Wollongong
Arrived: 19/03 12:42am
Name: Brock
Weight: 3005g or 6lb 10oz
Length: 47.5cm
HC: 34cm

#3 Franny Glass

Posted 19 March 2012 - 07:48 PM

Congratulations ChocMudCake!! How exciting original.gif

Hope you and bub are well and you're enjoying your newborn cuddles original.gif

#4 bubblynutter

Posted 19 March 2012 - 07:48 PM

Woohoo! Congrats CMC!

#5 MusicGal34

Posted 19 March 2012 - 07:51 PM

Congrats CMC original.gif

#6 Becwb

Posted 19 March 2012 - 08:00 PM

Yay!! Congrats CMC!!!!

#7 Klinkalink

Posted 19 March 2012 - 08:10 PM

Congratulations!!! Welcome to the world little Brock! original.gif

#8 melissaj77

Posted 19 March 2012 - 08:12 PM

Congratulations on the birth of Brock. I just read your thread about not knowing if you were in labour. I guess you were!!!

#9 readyandraring

Posted 19 March 2012 - 08:15 PM

great news CMC!! so lovely to hear all is ok and love the name xx

#10 Loue

Posted 19 March 2012 - 08:23 PM

Yay! Congratulations CMC!! hope you are both well, such fab news

#11 Hello_Kitty

Posted 21 March 2012 - 09:40 PM

Congratulations CMC! original.gif

#12 erinmac

Posted 23 March 2012 - 01:27 PM

CONGRATULATIONS Chocmudcake!!!

So exciting that you can hold your little bubs now. Love the name Brock too original.gif

#13 athnessa

Posted 23 March 2012 - 11:48 PM

Announcing:

User name: Athnessa
Location: Melbourne
Date: 23 March 2012 at 9:38am
Name: Charlotte Elizabeth (girl)
Weight: 3.175kg or 7lb

Not sure of other measurements, they dont do them until day 2 or 3??

All well and very happy!

#14 MeMyB

Posted 24 March 2012 - 07:55 AM

congratulations athnessa on the arrival of your beautiful little girl!!!!!  Here come the april babies!!!! biggrin.gif biggrin.gif biggrin.gif

#15 Kucingcantik

Posted 24 March 2012 - 06:01 PM

Congratulations Athnessa! And good taste in names. We are calling our little girl Charlotte Elizabeth too!

#16 Guest_chocmudcake_*

Posted 24 March 2012 - 08:21 PM

Congrats Athnessa, hope you are all going well original.gif

ETA: Thank you to everyone for all of our well wishes. Brock is going very well and we are loving every minute original.gif

Edited by chocmudcake, 24 March 2012 - 08:23 PM.


#17 Loue

Posted 25 March 2012 - 06:48 PM

That's great CMC!  Enjoy those newborn snuggles  wub.gif

That's great CMC!  Enjoy those newborn snuggles  wub.gif

#18 Teemoo

Posted 01 April 2012 - 04:26 PM

User name: teemoodesigns
Location: Albany WA
Date: 30 March 2012 at 9:56am
Name: Hunter James (boy)
Weight: 3.095kg or 6 pound 13
Length: 49cm
HC: 35cm

#19 jenniferl

Posted 02 April 2012 - 05:47 PM

Haven't beem on here for awhile but my baby has arrived

User name: jenniferl
Location: Perth WA
Date: 24 March 2012 at 5:43pm
Name: Savannah Jordan
Weight: 3.485kg or 7 pound 11
Length: 48cm
HC: 34cm




#20 Loue

Posted 03 April 2012 - 11:14 AM

Congratulations teemoodesign & jenniferl!

I've updated you both on the list, I'm sure your babies are glorious and hope you are all doing well.

#21 starqueen_78

Posted 04 April 2012 - 04:00 PM

Our bubba boy came a bit early at 37 weeks..............he was in distress so was whisked out for a c-section - all happened within 30 mins................. he was in the nicu for 5 days due to wet lung......... was very scary! We didn't hold him until day 3!

User Name: Starqueen_78
Date: 29 March 2012 at 1.57pm
Name: Maxwell Andrew
Weight: 3.68kg or 8 pound 2
Length: 52cm
HC: 35.5cm

#22 dizzy-anne

Posted 08 April 2012 - 07:01 AM

Congratulations Starqueen!  I'm glad all is well despite the early arrival.  You must be thrilled to finally have your precious bundle in your arms.

#23 Loue

Posted 08 April 2012 - 02:51 PM

Congratulations Starqueen!  Good news bubba and you are all good.

#24 Snafu

Posted 09 April 2012 - 11:44 AM

Congratulations to everyone on their arrivals so far.

My little girl arrived in grand style on the 4th.... Well kind of. My contractions started at 2am, at around 6:30am I decided to call the hospital, I was asked to hold off for as long as possible, as my contractions were bareable I decided to go for a shower, had 2 panadol & laid down for a rest between contractions, at 7:30 they were getting strong & were 5 mins apart so I said to my partner it was time to go. I stood up.... & my waters broke. Then immediatley a gush & pressure, I ended up back on the bed. My partner called an ambulance, by the time they got to us her head was out. As scary as it was, it was an amazing experience for both of us & as much as I think about the things I could have done to change anything I always end up thinking there is nothing I would do to change any part of her birth. My bed looked like a murder scene & I didn't get to do delayed cord clamping or go to the hospital I was booked into but I laboured with no drugs, wasn't coached to push when I didn't need to & had no tears. out of all 3 of my labours this would have to be the best. And DP is a hero in everyones eyes for his part in helping to birth his first child.


User name: Snafu
Location: QLD
Date: 4th April at 8:09am
Name: Aurora Faith
Weight: 4.11kg or 9lb 1oz
Length: 54cm
HC: 35cm


#25 MusicGal34

Posted 09 April 2012 - 12:01 PM

Congrats Starqueen!

Wow Snafu - what a dramatic entrance!  Congrats on your baby girl original.gif

Congrats Teemoo and Jenniferl as well original.gif




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