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scamp's avatar

Can you guess who arrived this morning?

Asked by scamp (13055 points ) August 17th, 2008

Yes, that’s right ladies and gents, Max made his appearance early this morning at 5 o’clock. He weighs 7 lbs, 10 oz, is 20 inches long and he has light brown hair. dragonflyfaith had an easy labor, and gave birth without a single drop of medication for pain. Mother and son are doing great, and Daddy is napping with them at the hospital.

My son-inlaw called last night at 11:30 to tell me they were admitting her, and I haven’t slept a wink since. I’m going to take a nap then go to the beach for the day. After dragonflyfaith gets home and sets up a photobucket account, we will have pictures to share.

Once we determine who was the closest in guessing his birthdate, we will share the link with the winner. Then we’ll post it for anyopne who wants to take a peek.

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36 Answers

Lightlyseared's avatar

Congratulations

Harp's avatar

Woohoo! Champagne!

Snoopy's avatar

Yeah!!!!! Many congratulations!

autumn43's avatar

Congratulations! Welcome Max! There is nothing like a new baby. :0)

feistyismad's avatar

Congratulations, new babies are great. Welcome Max.

wildflower's avatar

WooHoo!!!! Congrats Grandma!!
Best wishes to the whole family!!

SuperMouse's avatar

Congratulations to all! Welcome Baby Max!

trumi's avatar

Congrats!

ladytmerie's avatar

Congratulations!!!

whatthefluther's avatar

Scamp…Congratulations! Enjoy your day at the beach. Looking forward to photos later. Best wishes to the entire family.

MacBean's avatar

Hooray! Congratulations! This was great to wake up to. :D

cak's avatar

How wonderful! What a great way to start the day, with a brand new baby and a birthday party!!!! Happy Birthday, Max and congratulations to the family!

AstroChuck's avatar

Wow! Congratulations, Scamp. I know how you feel. You are going to have so much fun with him. Just wait until he first calls you “Grandma.”. Your heart will sing! And there is always something special about your first! I’m so happy for you.

But next time give us a chance to guess. I mean you as us to guess something and then just blurt out the answer in your comments! I was ready to guess the prophet Elijah.

eambos's avatar

Congratulations! It’s time that bundle of joy popped out! =D

hearkat's avatar

That’s wonderful that she had an idyllic delivery experience.

Congratulations, Grandma!! I’m looking forward to the photos!

What beach are you going to?

scamp's avatar

Thanks everyone! I’m up from my nap and now I am off to Seaside Hieghts to celebrate. I’ll pop back in here when I get back!

hearkat's avatar

Have fun! I bet it will be crowded! A friend of mine is at the beach in Mantoloking, and says hard anyone is there… I don’t think there’s a Boardwalk, though.

janbb's avatar

Mazel tov, Scamp and dragonflyfaith! Have enjoyed responding to both your posts; never knew you were related! Magical days….I still remember the high vividly and am looking forward to being a Grandma eventually.

BTW, I live in Monmouth County. It’s a great day for the beach!

tinyfaery's avatar

Congratulations to you and yours.

gailcalled's avatar

Finally! Even I was beginning to lose sleep. Enjoy one of life’s miracles. Love to all.

augustlan's avatar

Congratulations to all! Can’t wait to read Max’s first Fluther post…should be interesting :)

janbb's avatar

What are baby jellyfish called?

eambos's avatar

@janbb polyps!

janbb's avatar

Really? I don’t think we can call Max a polyp!

poofandmook's avatar

yay!! bout friggin time!! ;)

sdeutsch's avatar

Congratulations to everyone – and Hello to baby Max! =)

susanc's avatar

Scamp!! You look way too young to be a grandma!! Good thing Max won’t actually say
the word for, oh, 18 months.
Such a lot of good news.
big love.

TheHaight's avatar

Yay scamp! I bet baby Max is such a cutie patootie. I can’t wait to see pictures! :)

eambos's avatar

Pics or it didn’t happen.

Just kidding =P

jca's avatar

that is great, great news. congrats to all.

McBean's avatar

Yahoo! Congratulations to all! It’s a lucky day to be born.

Knotmyday's avatar

Congratulations to mama and daddy! and the proud grandma!!!

jlm11f's avatar

Great, I leave fluther for ONE day, and such a big thing happens. Haha j/k! Congratulations to both scamp and dragonfly ! I can’t wait to see little Max and am happy to know that he is a healthy baby what more could a person want, right? Much love to the whole family and hope you enjoy this new stage of your life to the fullest =)

scamp's avatar

dragonfly is home with her little bundle and they are doing well. cheebdragon was the winner in this thread, so when dragonfly is able to load some pics to her photobucket she will get the first peek, and then she will share with everyone. He’s a cutie patootie!! I’m going to see them in 9 days, and I can’t wait!!

zephyr826's avatar

That’s wonderful.

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