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I'm gong to be a real Nana!

On 15 May 2008 at 5:01pm E Bayer wrote:
I would like to share with you all that my lovely daughter-in-law has just rung,and she has started her labour.
This is my 1st grandchild (I want at least 8...)
I am feeling incredibly excited,and a bit tearful.
I wanted to give her something special as a present,and found a studio in Brighton,(on the seafront) who do plaster casts of bumps,hands,babies' hands+feet...any part of your body...(!) (Yes,those too) but the price for a bump was 400.You can have them made into wall plaques,fruit bowls....Too much dosh for me...Should it really cost that much,does anyone know anything about this service? Perhaps it's worth looking into.I think it would be a good addition to Lewes' shopping pleasures.What do you think?
On 15 May 2008 at 6:24pm E Bayer wrote:
And this isn't a plug before you ask...I am a bone fida member of the Lewes Silly Brigade and a Tiger Girrrllll....But it seems awfully expensive to me....Check it out.Put Brighton Body Castings into Google.It's the one under the arches on Brighton Seafront.
On 15 May 2008 at 6:47pm Nevill Newby wrote:
Congratulations E Bayer.
If you google it loads of sites tell you how to do it.
I bet if you asked at the framing shop in the high street they would point you in the right direction ....
maybe you do it they frame it only plaster of paris after all
just as a note garden center at kingston do a stainless steel picture fram with loads of cut outs ie 1st day week month year etc holds great memories.
On 15 May 2008 at 7:02pm Nevill Newby wrote:
E Bayer type into google castingkeepsakes add 3 www's at the start and a dotcom at the end should help
On 15 May 2008 at 7:24pm Spinster Of This Parish wrote:
Hesketh's Potters in Lansdown Place offer the same service, but locally (probably cheaper too).
By the way... congratulations!
On 15 May 2008 at 7:54pm Tiger Girlllll... wrote:
Awww thanks...Hesketh Potters,really?? Well,I'll check them out then.Just wish I'd got it together earlier for the bump caste...Too late now...Anyway,found a place that supplies kits,castes,paints and frames for a fraction of the price...
But i feel this a rather specialised field and it would be a Blue Peter jobby if I had anything to do with it...But a caste of the new babas' hands and/or feet would be a nice touch.
Waiting by the phone for news,Thinking back to when I had his Dad...Shucks!!
On 16 May 2008 at 10:56am Local wrote:
As the forum's self-appointed scam-watcher, all I can say is congratulations on the grandchild and I hope all goes well. You'll let us know, won't you?
On 16 May 2008 at 11:17am Tiger Girrllll. wrote:
I haven't heard a word since yesterday afternoon.And I can't pretend I'm not a little worried.Can't ring them cos you can't use a moby in hospital can you...I'm just waiting.
Sure it's all ok though...
And thanks for your good wishes local!
On 16 May 2008 at 11:31am Nosey Parker wrote:
I saw a stork in Fisher Street early this morning so congratulations to the new arrival!
On 16 May 2008 at 1:29pm Tiger Girrllll.(zola) wrote:
Jack was born at 9.25am today. 6 lb 12 oz of utter lovliness and I can't wait to see him.My son sounds understandably blown away.He cleaned him up and held him while his partner took a bath and was there when he had his 1st poo....I feel like I know him already as the scan pictures were amazing.So now I am a real live Nana Zola.Thought I'd let you know like....
On 16 May 2008 at 1:37pm FA wrote:
Congrats to you and your family Zola
On 16 May 2008 at 3:27pm madge wrote:
Congratulations Zola! Grandchildren are an absolute joy - we have been blessed with eight (so far), they are all very young & living nearby - we cant get enough of them & adore them all. Enjoy enjoy enjoy xxx
On 16 May 2008 at 7:26pm kitty cat wrote:
Big congrats Zola. Hope alls well xxx
On 19 May 2008 at 8:33am Nosey Parker wrote:
The stork was very busy on Friday 16th - another baby boy!

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