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Old 06-23-10, 04:56 PM   #1
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I'm a proud grandaddy (first one)

Baby girl - 8lbs, 8.5oz, 22" was born at 3:39 AM June 23. I think she looks like me.
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Old 06-23-10, 04:59 PM   #2
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Old 06-23-10, 05:32 PM   #3
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Congratulations! Sounds like a nice healthy-sized baby. I hope both baby and mom are doing well. Have fun enjoying being a grandpa!
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Congrats! Grandkids are more fun
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*~Congrats Grandpop!~*
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Baby girl - 8lbs, 8.5oz, 22" was born at 3:39 AM June 23. I think she looks like me.
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Got the bike picked out yet? Remember it's the grandparents job to spoil them rotten and load them up with sugar before giving them back to the parents.It's called payback.
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Baby girl - 8lbs, 8.5oz, 22" was born at 3:39 AM June 23. I think she looks like me.

congrats!

shame about that. she'll grow out of it.
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Old 06-24-10, 08:21 AM   #12
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Congrats. Now you are officially old. You better start a "You darn kids best stay outta my yard if you know what is good for you, and I know your daddy and I know where you live" thread now.
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Old 06-24-10, 07:35 PM   #13
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Got the bike picked out yet? Remember it's the grandparents job to spoil them rotten and load them up with sugar before giving them back to the parents.It's called payback.
and just after they fill their diaper
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Old 06-24-10, 07:42 PM   #14
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and just after they fill their diaper
Right before, not after.
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Old 06-24-10, 07:49 PM   #16
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Old 06-26-10, 11:44 AM   #17
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Right before, not after.
A lot of babies are in turbo mode, so he may not have time to do it just before!! So he should pass them over immediately afterwards...lol
and only play with the baby after he or she has been burped.
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