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Today I had an unplanned, unattended homebirth!

(110 Posts)
MyNameIsAnAnagram Mon 13-May-13 19:26:39

Dh delivered our son (ds2) this morning, the paramedic arrived 30secs after he was born! We were supposed to be having a hospital birth but it all went a bit quicker than expected grin

ouryve Mon 13-May-13 19:27:31

Welcome to the club, and congratulations!

BellaBearisWideAwake Mon 13-May-13 19:27:36

Wow! Congratulations!

NorbertDentressangle Mon 13-May-13 19:27:40

oh wow!! Congratulations!

What a story to tell your DS about when he's older


Steffanoid Mon 13-May-13 19:27:43

congratulations thanks how far along were you?

SoupDragon Mon 13-May-13 19:27:47

Congratulations! smile

MisselthwaiteManor Mon 13-May-13 19:28:52

Wow! Well done you and your DH! Congratulations.

MyNameIsAnAnagram Mon 13-May-13 19:31:38

40+1 but was expecting to go way over as ds1 was born at 42.

musickeepsmesane Mon 13-May-13 19:32:45

flowers congratulations!

LackaDAISYcal Mon 13-May-13 19:33:37

Well done to you and your DH and Congratulations smile

Your DS2 will love hearing about it when he is older!

dyslexicdespot Mon 13-May-13 19:34:08

Same thing happened to me. Makes for a very fun story to tell.

banterbus Mon 13-May-13 19:34:14

Congratulations! shock

UnderwaterBasketWeaving Mon 13-May-13 19:35:40

thanks congratulations! Do share the story if you get a minute!

KittensandKids Mon 13-May-13 19:35:54

Yay!! Well done and congratulations

SourSweets Mon 13-May-13 19:36:18

Oh my goodness, well done!

morethanpotatoprints Mon 13-May-13 19:36:41

congratulations grin thanks

Hope you and your ds are doing well.

Now try and rest x

MrsSpagBol Mon 13-May-13 19:38:16


lljkk Mon 13-May-13 19:38:31

wow, fantastic. Will be hard to come down from that high.
I hope you can get some sleep tonite. smile

Fenton Mon 13-May-13 19:38:38

Oh, congratulations! Hooray to you and your husband and your lovely new son!




VisualiseAHorse Mon 13-May-13 19:38:49

Congratulations to you both!

StitchAteMySleep Mon 13-May-13 19:38:59

Aw congratulations and well done to both you and DH thanks

SirBoobAlot Mon 13-May-13 19:39:11

How wonderful grin

Congratulations on your new arrival smile

TotallyEggFlipped Mon 13-May-13 19:40:20

Congratulations! Well done to you & your DH!

spiderlight Mon 13-May-13 19:40:21

Congratulations! Are you OK?

Fozziebearmum2b Mon 13-May-13 19:40:39

Congrats and well done to your dh (and you of course wink) New career perhaps ? Ha ha

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