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Hi, I am new to the forums could anyone please fill me on what... DH,DS,SM,OP, & SS mean

Sorry if I missed an introduction area, I must be blind

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Asked by Teeny83 at 4:51 PM on Mar. 30, 2010 in About CafeMom

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  • Dh husband
    Ds your son
    dd your daughter
    sm step mom
    op orignal postor
    sil sister in law
    mil mother in law

    Answer by twinsnseptember at 4:56 PM on Mar. 30, 2010

  • I am still trying to figure out all the meanings too, DH is for Dear Husband, DS is Dear son, SM I think it's step mom, OP is for Original poster and I am not sure what SS stands for if I am wrong please correct :)

    Answer by LuvmyFam6 at 4:57 PM on Mar. 30, 2010

  • DH dear husband
    DS dear son
    SM ?
    OP original poster
    SS ?

    Sorry I only know some of them. lol

    Answer by Anonymous at 4:57 PM on Mar. 30, 2010

  • DH= dear husband DS=darling son SM=step mom OP=original poster(person who posted the question) SS=step son There is a big list somewhere because this just barley tips the iceberg I will go check to see if I can find it for you !

    Answer by mommymandaleigh at 4:57 PM on Mar. 30, 2010

  • Here are some more I will try to find the big list
    TTC - trying to concieve

    BD - baby dance (sex)

    AF - Aunt Flo (period)

    BFP - big fat positive (pregnancy test)

    BFN - big fat negative (pregnancy test)

    LMP - last menstrual period

    Answer by mommymandaleigh at 4:59 PM on Mar. 30, 2010

  • F
    AC = Adopted Child
    AF = Aunt Flo
    AP= Attachment Parenting
    ATM = At the Moment
    AYT = Are You There
    BBL = Be Back Later
    BF = Boy Friend (also sometimes best friend, breast-feeding or breakfast, depending on context!!)
    BFN = Big Fat Negative
    BFP = Big Fat Positive
    BIL = Brother-In-Law
    BL = Belly Laugh
    BRB = Be Right Back
    BTW = By The Way
    CIO = Crying It Out
    CM = CafeMom
    CYL = Catch Ya' Later
    DD = Dearest Daughter, Darling Daughter, etc
    DF = Dear/Darling Fiance'
    DH = Dear Hubby (Or Husband), Darling Hubby, Darn Hubby, Dumb Hubby, etc
    DIKU = Do I Know You
    DS = Dearest Son, Darling Son, etc (can also mean Direct Sales)
    DSA = Direct Selling Association
    ETA = Estimated Time of Arrival or Edited To Add
    F2F = Face To Face
    FAQ = Frequently Asked Question
    FC = Foster Child
    FIL = Father-In-Law
    FTW = For The Win
    FWIW = For Wh

    Answer by mommymandaleigh at 5:00 PM on Mar. 30, 2010

  • Hi Teeny83,

    Welcome to CafeMom!

    There is a list of commonly used acronyms in the CafeMom Newcomer's Club:


    Cafe Amber

    Cafe Amber

    Answer by Cafe Amber at 5:02 PM on Mar. 30, 2010

  • Thanks everyone for your help!!

    Answer by Teeny83 at 1:13 PM on Apr. 1, 2010

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