Oi! Where is OliviaMumsnet's birth announcement?

(24 Posts)
Poledra Thu 11-Nov-10 22:12:49

Or her live labour thread, for that matter? You sneaked the announcement in as a throw-away line at the end of the Parenting News email, and that's just not good enough. Shurely she deserves better than that? So, <ahem>

Many congratulations on your new baby boy OliviaMumsnet! Looking forward to hearing all about him! Does he have a name yet?

HelenMumsnet (MNHQ) Thu 11-Nov-10 22:28:55

Sheesh - give the poor woman a moment - she only had the baby yesterday!

We're sure she'll post about it in due course - from what we've heard, it'll make an EXCELLENT birth story.

(no name yet, as far as we know)

Saltire Thu 11-Nov-10 22:29:50

Maybe she's calling him Dave grin.

Yes, or Quint.

Well she was on Facebook talking about it .....

Just saying.

grin

Saltire Thu 11-Nov-10 22:31:25

Dave the Quint is a good name actually

HelenMumsnet (MNHQ) Thu 11-Nov-10 22:32:37

Not sure that one was top of her list, Saltire!

Saltire, it would either have to be Dave De'Quint or just Dave Quint.

Quint Dave is also good.

Saltire Thu 11-Nov-10 22:33:55

No, the "the" is essential, IMO anyway wink

But, that sounds a little too much like Queen Dave.

Not good.

Poledra Thu 11-Nov-10 22:35:57

Well, y'know, maybe one of you lot could have made a birth announcement for her maybe? grin

And live labour threads are, y'know, as it happens. Clue's in the name.

Tch. Excuses, excuses

HelenMumsnet (MNHQ) Thu 11-Nov-10 22:38:05

Don't think she had much time for a live labour thread, Poledra, tbh. Twas all rather speedy.

And no, the announcement is all hers to make - really. She did all the work, innit?...

Helen, do suggest Quint Dave for her, will you? theres a dear.....

Saltire Thu 11-Nov-10 22:42:26

no helen, "Dave the Quint" is a far better option

HelenMumsnet (MNHQ) Thu 11-Nov-10 22:42:31

Actually, perhaps we should have an MN Olivia's-baby-name sweepstake?

Poledra Thu 11-Nov-10 22:49:22

Oooh, good idea!

I'll have Belgarath.

Or Poledron. wink

Congratulations to Olivia and the new baby!

sharbie Fri 12-Nov-10 00:16:10

Congratulations to them both smile

Tee2072 Fri 12-Nov-10 06:54:39

Congratulations Olivia!

KurriKurri Sat 13-Nov-10 21:22:13

Congratulations Olivia and welcome little one. (Kurri is a good name for a baby)

OliviaMumsnet (MNHQ) Sun 14-Nov-10 18:33:45

Hello, sorry that's he's not called Dave.
here's the announcement
grin

Saltire Tue 16-Nov-10 10:03:05

OOh, good Borders surname that you've chosen, love that name, it's my family name grin

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