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I am brand new to Cafemom (and LOVE it)...and feel rather silly asking this, but...I have no clue what some of the abbreviations stand for. MIL i figure is Mother in law, but what is DD and some others? Is there a glossary for us newbies to use?


Asked by KS-Brenda at 2:26 PM on Dec. 12, 2009 in About CafeMom

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  • If you click here you'll find a full list in the first reply!


    Answer by firenicecream at 5:59 PM on Dec. 13, 2009

  • DD = dear daughter
    DS = dear son
    HB/SO= dear hubby or significant other
    BIL= brother in law
    SIL= sister in law
    PIOG= posted in another group
    KWIM= know what I mean
    SD/SS= step son or step daughter

    Answer by midnightmoma at 2:35 PM on Dec. 12, 2009

  • Sorry HB was wrong LOL.. DH= dear hubby

    Answer by midnightmoma at 2:36 PM on Dec. 12, 2009

  • Thank you...I was seeing posts that referred to DD and son...I was on the right track with my thoughts at least :-) Don't feel quite so silly now.

    Answer by KS-Brenda at 2:44 PM on Dec. 12, 2009

  • Wow, I was wondering too..glad someone asked.

    Answer by feloniousbelle at 5:13 PM on Dec. 12, 2009