Jalen Lucas and Jordan London

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Lady Of Shalott's picture
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Jalen Lucas and Jordan London

We did it! I can't believe they are finally here.

Surprisingly, the birth was as pleasant as you can imagine. I laboured for 5 hours with Pitocin during the night on 12/20; by the time they checked me in the morning, little Jalen had decided to change the show, and had moved into a transverse position, making vaginal delivery impossible, Both me and my doctor were disappointed, but he assured me that the C-section wouldn't be all that bad.

Jalen was born on 12/21 at 3:36 p.m., weighing 5 lbs. 7 oz., and his twin Jordan was born at 3:37 p.m. weighing 6 lbs. 2 oz. We stayed in the hospital for 3 days, their Apgars were 8 and 9. and they've been doing oh so well ever since.

Pictures! (Okay so the first few ones are ghetto pics of pics that we ordered...we couldn't wait for the hard copies!)



2 weeks

Jalen 1 month old!

Jordan 1 month old!

This is the hardest thing I've ever done, but it's also the most rewarding. They were our Christmas gifts. Smile

EDIT: Holy **** these are huge! I tried to fix them but they're still coming up this big. :/

fireflies11's picture
Joined: 03/26/11
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awww congrats!!! I like the one where you are holding them, precious!

I'm_a_pepper's picture
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Congratulations, they are precious!!

JuneorJulyBaby?'s picture
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They are so adorable! tfs!!!

gaidinsgirl's picture
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congratulations and oh they are so beautiful. Don't mind the big pics.. I like them big!

Seeing their pics make me my Lucas being a brand new. It didn't last long enough.

Starryblue702's picture
Joined: 04/06/11
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TFS your story and great pics!! I hope you come around more often!!

Lady Of Shalott's picture
Joined: 06/02/11
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Thank you all!!!

.hilary.'s picture
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Oh they are so cute! I love the picture of you holding them both, how precious Smile congratulations!!!!! Smile

_Jessicah_'s picture
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They are adorable!! I have to give you props because I couldn't imagine caring for two.