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 Post subject: Our bambino is here!
PostPosted: 09 Jun 2012 16:59 
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Introducing our gorgeous new bambino, Alessandro Giovanni Salvatore D'Angelo. Born on Sat 9 June 2012 at 7am, weighing a healthy 7lb 3oz.

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My waters finally broke around 6pm the previous night and I was fully dilated. Contractions were on and off, but I managed to get to sleep at around 8pm, as I was on a drip to get them going again. At 3am I was woken in complete agony, as the contractions came back stronger and more regular. I also had the feeling I needed to push..... baby was on the way! I didn't even have time to ask for an epidural, so used gas and air. After 4 long hours of painful contractions and constant pushing, our gorgeous son arrived.

He has taken to breastfeeding very well and has been fed 4 times already.

Gio and I are just so so happy that he is here and healthy. His Dad can't stop smiling!!!! :D :D

Oh and I am getting married! Gio asked me this morning as he said I had just made him the happiest man on earth.

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Double congratulations [smilie=clap.gif] a baby and an engagement in one day 8)
Allesandro is going to be a real wee heartbreaker by the looks of things :)
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He is gorgeous!! congratulations to you both on the little man and the engagement and well done you [smilie=clap.gif]

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We are just waiting to go home..... :D :D :D :D :D

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He just looks so like his Dad!!!

I don't know about when he's older, but he's been certainly breaking a few hearts in the ward!!!! :lol: :lol: :lol:

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huge congrats!!! [smilie=clap.gif]

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Congratulations and wow a double celebration. :) :)

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Congratulations he is gorgeous! :D

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Thanks everyone!

I am finally catching up on sleep and being very well looked after by Gio!

Alessandro is sleeping reasonably well and has taken to breastfeeding like a duck to water - such a hungry little boy!!

I can't stop smiling just now, as I am a mum to a gorgeous boy and newly engaged to my very sexy Italian!!!!! :) :) :) :) :) :) :) :)

Brianna, Giovanni & Alessandro

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