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  1. mborg10

    mborg10 Michael Borg

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    Today at 3.25 my amazing wife gave birth to our first son Zac. He was 36 weeks and 6 days so was very keen to see the world. Mummy's water broke 3.30am Saturday so a few days in hospital before an EPIC labour of 55 minutes.

    Zac weighs in at 2.56kg and has a coarctation. Narrowing of the aeorta. This was all picked up at 20 weeks so we were well prepared. Tuesday or Wednesday is his big surgery.

    We are super excited and love him so much. We just need him to get over this last hurdle and he can come home and look at all my pretty lights.[​IMG]
     
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    Benschristmaslights Dedicated Elf Global Moderator Generous Elf

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    Congrats . So glad to hear everything went well and that baby and mum are doing well
     
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    kane Dedicated Elf

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    Congrats and all the best for the surgery - they are amazing, even at this early stage - and I'm sure it'll go off without a hitch.
     
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    DrNeutron Just starting in this crazy hobby

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    Congrats and I am sure everything will work out Ok with the surgery.
    If life has taught me one thing, babies are very resilient.
     
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    dale82 Senior Elf

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    Congratulation on the birth of your son. Every thing will go just fine for bub! And he will be home bound before you know it.
     
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    Habbosrus New house (again) 2017

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    Awesome. Congratulations to you and your little family.
     
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    Welcome to the world Zac! And congrats Mr & Mrs C@TM... :D
     
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    logandc99 Dedicated Elf

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    A big congratulations to you both on the birth of your son. I'm sure the surgery will go smoothly.
     
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    fasteddy I have C.L.A.P Global Moderator Generous Elf

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    Congrats on your new arrival and we wish you and your family the best with the surgery. Babies are very resiliant so im sure it will be all good but keep us informed on how it goes
     
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    BundyRoy Senior Elf

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    Congratulations. It is the best feeling in the world. All the best for the upcoming surgery. We will be thinking of you.

    Is that Zac's first LED there on his right foot.
     
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    mborg10 Michael Borg

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    Thanks for all the well wishes. We knew the surgery was coming and are comfortable with it. He is in the best hands at the children's hospital.

    Yeah that's his first LED but it doesn't blink, but I'll work on that later and see if we can add some music

    So that's why I missed the Sydney mini. Decent excuse.
     
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    BundyRoy Senior Elf

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    I think this thread should be moved to "the family room". Sorry couldn't resist that one.
     
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    talk2coxie Full Time Elf

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    MASSIVE congrats to you both Mick. Certainly a wonderful life changing experience.

    Hope all goes well this week. Be sure to keep us posted on Zac's progress.
     
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    mborg10 Michael Borg

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    [quote au thor=BundyRoy link=topic=5807.msg50937#msg50937 date=1401752221]
    I think this thread should be moved to "the family room". Sorry couldn't resist that one.
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    I prefer outdoor living
     
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    Ɠαяєтн Mae gen i C.L.A.P ei heintus iawn

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    Congratulations on the addition to your family, hope all goes well for the operation.
     

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