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What do all the letters mean?

I am new to this site, and I see lots of letters when moms are talking about their kids and partners. I intend to use this forum more since I have an almost 3 year old and 12 year old. There are always questions I need extra opinions for.

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Andrea M.

Asked by Andrea M. at 11:18 AM on Sep. 4, 2010 in Toddlers (1-2)

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  • dh - dear husband ds-dear son, dd-dear daughter. mil- mother in law sil-sister in law. etc. you'll get used to them as you read.

    Answer by BisketLiss at 11:20 AM on Sep. 4, 2010

  • Go HERE for a full list of abbreviations. Soon enough you'll know them by heart!


    Answer by mysteriousdaze at 11:34 AM on Sep. 4, 2010

  • iv been on here over a year and they still confuse me sometimes lol

    Answer by ashleywilkerson at 11:50 AM on Sep. 4, 2010

  • dd is dear daughter, ds is dear son, dh is dear husband.. sil, mil, bil (sister mother or brother in laws).. SS is step son, SD is step daughter.. SO is significant other, bf is boy friend.. gf is girlfriend.
    bff is best friend.. lol is laugh out loud and lmao is basically the same.

    CM is cafemom..


    Answer by xxhazeldovexx at 1:05 PM on Sep. 4, 2010

  • any others don't feel afraid to ask when you see them in a post :)

    Answer by xxhazeldovexx at 1:06 PM on Sep. 4, 2010

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