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Ethan nursed!!!!

Postby meg » Mon Apr 26, 2004 12:58 am

Ethan has been "playing around" with trying to nurse for a few weeks now but didnt really have to concept. Today he actually really nursed!! In fact, they even checked his stomach contents with a syrenge thing somehow afterwards and he get gotten milk! My sister is so excited!!

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Elizabeth 7-3-01 ( NO PE)
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Re : Ethan nursed!!!!

Postby mada » Mon Apr 26, 2004 01:01 pm

That is so awesome Meg!! He is doing so well!! I bet he gets to go home in no time!!!

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Re : Ethan nursed!!!!

Postby sandy » Mon Apr 26, 2004 01:42 pm

Oh my gosh. This is significant! Congratulations and thanks for the update!!

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Re : Ethan nursed!!!!

Postby angelical » Mon Apr 26, 2004 05:55 pm

That's so wonderful! Congrats to your sister. That's the one thing that Aaron & I never figured out.

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Re : Ethan nursed!!!!

Postby pugmommy7 » Mon Apr 26, 2004 07:38 pm

Yay!! That is so wonderful and exciting!!!!!
great going Ethan!!!
And 2.9lbs!- wonderful!!

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Re : Ethan nursed!!!!

Postby josiah1112 » Mon Apr 26, 2004 07:49 pm

What an amazing blessing!!!
Congratulations to you all![:)]

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