Mom Gives Birth to 13-lb Baby & the Pics Are Everything

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There's something so adorable about big babies -- those chubby cheeks, those Shar Pei–like rolls! Who can get enough of it all? (As long as you're not the mom delivering, right?) One family got a big surprise when their new daughter arrived, tipping the scales at 13 pounds, 5 ounces. Photos of Carleigh Brooke Corbitt are going viral because people can't get enough of the Florida newborn.

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Carleigh's dad, Larry, 38, joked that mom Chrissy's baby bump took on a beach ball look and just kept on inflating toward the end of her pregnancy. The 29-year-old mom, who mercifully delivered via C-section, figured she'd have a big baby as her three others had been in the 9- and 10-pound range.

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But even she was startled by the size of her newborn. She told InsideEdition.com:

"When the pediatrician showed her to me across the curtain, I was like, 'Oh my gosh, she's huge,'" she said. "I couldn't believe it. It was like I delivered a toddler."

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Great to see that Chrissy hasn't lost her sense of humor after what had to be an uncomfortable final few weeks of pregnancy! The mom said she knew something was up when she "heard everybody cheering in the operating room. I've never had that happen before."

The size of this infant was even a first for Chrissy's ob-gyn, who declared Carleigh the biggest baby he's ever delivered.

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Though Carleigh's in good health, there is one problem: She's too big for all the diapers and clothing the Corbitts had ready for her.

Larry told InsideEdition.com the family donated many items that are too small for Carleigh to a local church. He's also been working on exchanging those newborn diapers for larger sizes. (Good thinking!)

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Look at those gorgeous eyes and those cheeks! Too cute! 

With all this attention, will the Corbitts see if a fifth child could top this? Not likely, as Larry says the family is now complete. 

"We went out with a bang," he added. 

Of course, the growing family will savor every moment with this new not-so-little one. 

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Debby Benson of Sweet Smiles Photography, who captured the photos of Carleigh that are everywhere, told CafeMom the newborn is a "gorgeous little doll." She and the Corbitts will be reuniting for a family portrait soon.

Best wishes! 

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