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please help me to explain these codes?

Posted by on Jun. 20, 2007 at 1:39 PM
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Okay so i'm new to this and I need help. What do all these codes mean?

dd
dh
ds
ss
sd
bm
sm
sd
??? i'm so lost i feel dumb haha
by on Jun. 20, 2007 at 1:39 PM
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sprkls1979
by on Jun. 20, 2007 at 1:41 PM
ok

dd- darling daughter
dh- dear or darling hubby
ds-dear son
ss- so sorry
sd-?
bm- bowl movement lol
sm-?
sd-?

im lost too dont feel dumb lol
mamaof2boys06
by on Jun. 20, 2007 at 1:41 PM
dd= dear daughter
dh= dear husband
ds=dear son
ss=step son
sd= step daughter
bm=birth mom
sm=step mom
sd=step dad
mykaylasmom
by on Jun. 20, 2007 at 1:42 PM
I only know a couple:

dd -dear daughter\darling daughter
dh -dear husband\darling husband
ds- dear son\darling son 
ss-
sd-
bm-
sm-
sd- 
JaYBirDi3
by on Jun. 20, 2007 at 1:43 PM
hahahaha i get soo confused too! lol!
lilmama2be
by Bronze Member on Jun. 20, 2007 at 1:43 PM
dd-darling daughter
dh-darling husband
ds-darling son
ss-step son
sd-step mother
bm-birth mother??
sm-step mom
sd-step dad

I believe those are what they are...don't feel bad.took me awhile to figure it out too! lol
jomi
by on Jun. 20, 2007 at 1:46 PM
 Go to the "getting started and making friends" post on the main page for the Newcomer's Club. All the abbreviations are explained there.
maw-mawweekley
by on Jun. 20, 2007 at 2:13 PM
Don't feel bad I don't know them either. I just type out what I want to say...lol.

                               
ccnstanczak
by Save Humanity! on Jun. 20, 2007 at 2:16 PM
dont forget these too

MIL mother in law (or monster in law)
FIL father in law
SIL sister in law
BIL brother in law
SO significant other
BF boyfreind
FH future husband
DC dear child/ren
Robin
by Head Admin on Jun. 20, 2007 at 2:57 PM

Quoting jomi:

 Go to the "getting started and making friends" post on the main page for the Newcomer's Club. All the abbreviations are explained there.

Thank you for pointing that out!

Here's the link to that post of common abbreviations..
 
Getting Started and Making Friends at CafeMom 

Here's the list...
Some Common Abbreviations

Writing in all capitals - shouting

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!!)
BIL = Brother-in-Law
BL = Belly Laugh
BRB = Be Right Back
BTW = By the Way
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
F2F = Face to Face
FAQ = Frequently Asked Question
FIL = Father-in-law
FWIW = For What It's Worth
GF = Girl Friend
HTH = Hope That Helps
IKWYM = I Know What You Mean
IM = Instant Message
IMHO = In My Humble/Honest Opinion
IRL = In Real Life
ISO = In search of
ITA = I totally agree
JK = Just Kidding
JMO = Just my opinion/observation
LOL = Laughing Out Loud or Lots of Laughs
MB = Message Board
MD = Meltdown
MIL = Mother-in-Law
MIS/DS = Mom's in Sales Direct Selling
OIC = Oh I see OMG = Oh My Gosh
OT = Off Topic
OTOH = On The Other Hand
PITA = Pain in the AcronymsPOV = Point of View PP = Previous Poster
PTMM = Please Tell Me More
RAK/DAK=Random Acts of Kindness/Deliberate Acts of Kindness
ROFL or ROTFL = Rolling on the Floor Laughing
ROFLMBO = Rolling on the Floor Laughing My Butt Off SAH(M) =Stay at Home (Mom)
SIL = Sister-in-Law
SO = Significant Other
TIA = Thanks in Advance
TMI = Too Much Information
TOM = Time Of the Month
TTC = Trying to conceive
TTYL = Talk to you later
TY = Thank You WAH(M) = Work At Home (Mom)WOTH(M) = Work Outside the Home (Mom)
WB = Welcome Back
WTG = Way to Go
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