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  #1  
March 14th, 2011, 04:58 AM
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Hi, I'm mum to 9 (4 bio, 4 adopted) and step mum to 6. At the age of 45 I'm expecting another baby This was not planned. I didn't think I could get pregnant. You see, my bio children are with an ex partner. My husband and I started trying for a baby in 1998 and after 1 year of nothing at all happening we tried 3 rounds of IVF which again resulted in no pregnancy. In 2000 we started the adoption process and gained 4 amazing children in January 2004.

So finding out we are expecting a baby, especially at the age of 45, whilst it's a blessing, is also very much a shock. We weren't expecting this at all. So happy, excited but also very nervous. I am due on September 10th.
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March 14th, 2011, 06:40 AM
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Hi, Welcome & Congrats!

I'm Siobhan, Mommy to 5 & expecting our 6th blessing in October.
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March 14th, 2011, 07:21 AM
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Wow, Congrats!

Welcome here!
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March 14th, 2011, 07:59 AM
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Congrats!

Im Serena, expecting #7 in November
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Brady('97)
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Gage('05)
Sloan('10)
Silas('11)
and 3 in my heart(3/13, 6/13 & 9/13)

Cautiously expecting our precious rainbow baby 02/18/15

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March 14th, 2011, 03:53 PM
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congratulations and welcome!
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March 14th, 2011, 07:09 PM
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Welcome and congrats! I'm Amanda...mom to a 7 year old and three 5 year olds.
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March 14th, 2011, 07:10 PM
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Hello and welcome. Congratulations!!!
We are due with our 6th June 1st.
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March 15th, 2011, 01:50 PM
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Congratulations! What an exciting surprise! You are going to be so happy when he/she comes. I would like to suggest planning to take a good, long 3 months off of everything after you deliver. Tell everyone now, plan ahead, whatever they can't do on their own, they won't be doing. Just my tiny bit of advice. Hear me now, believe me later.

I pray you have a healthy and happy pregnancy and delivery!
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March 15th, 2011, 03:48 PM
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I am Amber momma to 4 (7yrs, 4.5yrs, 3yrs, and 16months) and expecting number 5 in Oct.
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March 15th, 2011, 06:31 PM
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Congrats and welcome!
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March 15th, 2011, 07:17 PM
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Congrats! What a wonderful surprise!! Glad you found us and jump right in.
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March 16th, 2011, 09:31 AM
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Welcome! I'm Mari, expecting number 9 in September also
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March 20th, 2011, 05:56 AM
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Congratulations, I'm Sheron, mum to 8 (4 are in their 20's) and twins 8, dd 7 and ds 5. I miscarried in December 2010.

You are truly blessed

God Bless xxx
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March 20th, 2011, 08:17 PM
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Welcome and Congrats! I'm expecting #4 May 26th
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