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Posted by on Jul. 5, 2009 at 6:11 PM
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hey everyone my name is khearsten i just started cafemom about ten mins ago lol and i need a little help i have no idea how to go about on here but let me tell you about myself i am a single mother with a beautiful 7 month old son and on top of having him in trying to finish high school and get my diploma!!!

by on Jul. 5, 2009 at 6:11 PM
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by on Jul. 5, 2009 at 6:42 PM

hey khearsten, welcome to here you just go through and play with it is how i would go about learning on here.... well good luck and wish you the best in your adventure of life......

by on Jul. 5, 2009 at 6:46 PM

 Welcome here!!!! And good luck in school!!

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by Head Admin on Jul. 5, 2009 at 8:39 PM


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by on Jul. 5, 2009 at 8:41 PM

Hello and Welcome :) welcome to cafemom

by Bronze Member on Jul. 5, 2009 at 8:47 PM

Welcome! you may enjoy the group It is a group for teen mothers to speak freely about their experiences, their life and their struggles as a teen mom but also have fun and talk about random things. You can talk about anything you want. I belong to this group. I had my first at 18.

by on Jul. 5, 2009 at 8:52 PM

Welcome! this is the best thing I could possibly show you! It will save you lots of confusion in the future!

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 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
JUD = Jumping Up And Down
KWIM = Know What I Mean
LMAO = Laughing My A$$ Off
LMBO = Laughing My Butt Off
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
NAD = Nursing At Desk
NAK = Nursing At Keyboard
OIC = Oh I See
OMG = Oh My Gosh
OP = Original Poster
OT = Off Topic
OTOH = On The Other Hand
PIOG = Posted In Other Groups
PITA = Pain In The Acronyms
PM = Private Message
POV = Point Of View
PP = Previous Poster
PTMM = Please Tell Me More
RAK/DAK=Random Acts Of Kindness/Deliberate Acts Of Kindness
RE = Rolling Eyes
ROFL or ROTFL = Rolling On The Floor Laughing
ROFLMBO = Rolling On The Floor Laughing My Butt Off
SAH(M) =Stay At Home (Mom)
SD = Step Daughter
SIL = Sister-In-Law
SO = Significant Other
SS = Step Son
STBX = Soon To Be Ex
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

WTH = What The Heck

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