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Joined: 11/21/07
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getting to know you

Great idea Nat!

Name/Age:
DH name/age:
LO(s) names/ages:
Any Furbabies:
What do you do for a living:
Where do you live:
Best part about being a parent:
Worst part:
Favorite food(s):
Favorite Ice Cream:

AmyJo86268's picture
Joined: 12/08/07
Posts: 1406

Name/Age: Amy /32
DH name/age: Chris / 38 (yeah he's old!)
LO(s) names/ages: Everett (3), Dalton (8 months)
Any Furbabies: Payton (dog)
What do you do for a living: Physical Therapist in a nursing home.
Where do you live: Ohio
Best part about being a parent: hugs, kisses and being told "I love you too mommy"
Worst part: I am never ever ever alone. I'm a people person but I would LOVE to get out of the house by myself and do something selfish!
Favorite food(s): pizza, chipotle, cookies
Favorite Ice Cream:Graiters Strawberry Chip

Joined: 07/21/02
Posts: 1006

Name/Age: Holly/30
DH name/age: Thayn/33
LO(s) names/ages: Joseph/7, Kaitlyn/5, Weston/3, Baby brother/24weeks--16 to go! Wink
Any Furbabies: Smokey-rabbit, Michi-kitty, 8 feathered friends (chickens)
What do you do for a living: SAHM
Where do you live: WA state
Best part about being a parent: Seeing my babies learn and grow! And hugs and kisses!
Worst part: Seeing my babies grow Sad LOL And tantrums!
Favorite food(s): depends on the season! right now--soups!
Favorite Ice Cream: Something chunky--with chocolate!

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Joined: 12/24/07
Posts: 607

Name/Age: Nat, 35

DH name/age: Andy, 31... Im a cradle snatcher so everyone tells me. but hey you are only as old as the man you are feeling RIGHT? :rolleyes:

LO(s) names/ages: Zoe, 11...Liam, 3...Charlie, 14mnths...

Any Furbabies: Marmite, Black Lab...Chutney, Long hair ginger and white cat...

What do you do for a living: SAHM, and In Home Child Educator, caring for an 8mnth old girl...

Where do you live: Masterton, New Zealand

Best part about being a parent: The unconditional love and all the special mummy cuddles...Watching my babies grow into amazing children Smile

Worst part: SICK KIDS...SLEEP DEPRIVATION...Knowing I will have no more children Sad

Favourite food(s): Roasts...BBQ...Takeways (but only cos it means I dont have to cook or think about WHAT to cook for dinner Smile )

Favourite Ice Cream:Any thing with chocolate in it...Preferably something chocolate with big chocolate chunks in it and chocolate on top HEHEHEHE

Lalm's picture
Joined: 09/07/07
Posts: 316

Name/Age: Lindsey/28, soon 29!
DH name/age: Mike/32
LO(s) names/ages: Josh 08/31/08 3yrs and Leah 11/27/10 10mnths
Any Furbabies: Just one cat, Abby
What do you do for a living: Nurse, currently on the last of my maternity leave
Where do you live: Ontario, Canada
Best part about being a parent: Watching your children learn and grow, feeling their love
Worst part: Tantrums
Favorite food(s): Too many, pizza maybe?
Favorite Ice Cream: Chocolate peanut butter, yum!

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Joined: 05/01/10
Posts: 35

Name/Age: Amber/27
DH name/age: Chris/35
LO(s) names/ages: Caden/3
Any Furbabies: Levi - 2 year old black lab
What do you do for a living: Counselor in the foster care system
Where do you live: Richmond, VA
Best part about being a parent: All the hugs and kisses and I LOVE YOUs
Worst part: Whining/Tantrums
Favorite food(s): Mexican
Favorite Ice Cream: Strawberry

MrsRiggert's picture
Joined: 11/21/07
Posts: 2195

Name/Age: Megan/27 (28 in about a month)

DH name/age: Jared/30

LO(s) names/ages:Lexi/3 and Zayne/21 months

Any Furbabies:Indy, 5 year old shi-tzu Wyatt, 4 year old chocolate lab, and Duke 9 month old yellow lab

What do you do for a living: Teach

Where do you live:Nebraska

Best part about being a parent: Cuddles at night and kisses in the morning

Worst part: potty training ROFL and losing my temper with the kids when I'm stressed

Favorite food(s): Chinese and Mexican LOVE IT!

Favorite Ice Cream: Cookies and Cream or Raspberry Sherbet with granola

larsnamber's picture
Joined: 08/07/07
Posts: 1368

Name/Age: Amber 30
DH name/age: DF Doug 29
LO(s) names/ages: Russell 3 yrs, Austin 17 months
Any Furbabies: Bear - 5 yr old choc lab; Taz 4 yr old heeler/lab; Copper 3 yr old Aussie
What do you do for a living: Accounts Payable
Where do you live: Utah (moving to KS in March)
Best part about being a parent: The hugs, kisses and cuddles. Of course the "i love you mommy"
Worst part: The 3 yr old attitude
Favorite food(s): MMMM I love food in general...mexican, italian, chinese...
Favorite Ice Cream: Chocolate

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Joined: 12/25/07
Posts: 143

Name/Age: Bobbi 31
DH name/age: Mike (his middle name is mike and thats what he goes by, first name is Paul I know it confused a bunch of people when It said i was Married to Paul on FB haha)
LO(s) names/ages: Maddison Nicole 3
Any Furbabies: 3, but not for long, our oldest kitty Whiskers seems to be on her way to heaven Sad Otis our puggy he's around 11, Ash (little man) rag doll kitty mix he's 4
What do you do for a living: be a mommy
Where do you live: Fort Sill
Best part about being a parent: Snuggles and hugs and being called mama!
Worst part: public meltdowns
Favorite food(s): Chicken Quesadilla and side of Queso from Taco Bueno, seriously I could eat that every day, and tbh when I worked at directv and we had one behind us i did!
Favorite Ice Cream: Ben and Jerrys Caramel Sutra, seriously scrumptious!

Otis and Whiskers

Little Man

The Hubster with kidlet last halloween

Jeffininer's picture
Joined: 11/07/07
Posts: 1796

Name/Age: Jennifer/29
DH name/age: Ray/32
LO(s) names/ages: Rylee/3
Any Furbabies: Kitties Dewey and Oscar
What do you do for a living: Payroll Administrator
Where do you live: Central NC
Best part about being a parent: Proud of my DD's accomplishments, hugs and kisses, and I Love You's
Worst part: Putting up with the whinning and tantrums
Favorite food(s): Pizza
Favorite Ice Cream: Chocolate

AmyJo86268's picture
Joined: 12/08/07
Posts: 1406

I always forget I'm one of the oldest until we do this stuff. . .it's me and you Nat!

JackDogg's picture
Joined: 01/26/03
Posts: 272

Name/Age: Jackie, 31

DH name/age: Bob, 44

LO(s) names/ages: Braden, 8 & Jenna, 3

Any Furbabies: I have a lizard!

What do you do for a living: Full time student, work part time for an after school day care program, 1 day a week as a tutor at the community college I went to, and I do the books for my husband's company.

Where do you live: PA

Best part about being a parent: The pride and love I feel for my children is indescribable.

Worst part: Worrying about babysitting

Favorite food(s): Pizza, eggplant parmesan, cheeseburgers

Favorite Ice Cream: Ben & Jerry's Chubby Hubby

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Joined: 01/22/08
Posts: 150

Name/Age: Kris, 31

DH name/age: Ty, 28

LO(s) names/ages: Sydney 3 and hopefully many many more!!! ok maybe 2 more! SEND ME SOME BABY VIBES SOMEONE!!!!

Any Furbabies: My dog named fraiser who will be 12 on christmas day! He was my grammas and she was going to put him to sleep cuz she was moving into a home and couldnt care for him. So we adopted him in March and i think he's more work than Syd, lol!! I am so not a dog person but didnt want to see him get put down.

What do you do for a living: I am a wanna be SAHM but for now i will continue being a nurse until i win the lottery or something lol.

Where do you live: alberta canada

Best part about being a parent: the unconditional love that i get to experience everyday. I didnt know it was possible to feel this way until i had Syd.

Worst part: Hearing NO every 5 minutes and trying to remain the adult in some situations lol.

Favorite food(s): Greek salad
Favorite Ice Cream: ANY..... lol!! Can you tell im deprived!! I really really love cookie dough, oreo, cheesecake...... mmmmm now i want ice cream.

zobi's picture
Joined: 12/24/07
Posts: 607

ARRRRGGGGHHHH Amy you have just pointed out to me I AM THE OLDEST!!!! Ive still got 3 years on you...Just as well I am only as old as the guy Im feeling so Im only 31 ROFL

And Kris!!!! You MUST be feeling deprived of icecream by now!!! I FEEL FOR YOU, I really do!!!
BUT you are doing sooooo well, so its all worth it aye!!!
Im sending all the baby vibes I have in me!!!...Have you been given the go ahead to TTC?

WOW look how big our little group has gotten again YAY!!!...

MrsRiggert's picture
Joined: 11/21/07
Posts: 2195

Oh good golly you two! You aren't that old!!! JEEPERS! ROFL

Joined: 11/01/07
Posts: 650

Name/Age: Robin 33
DH name/age: Steve 33
LO(s) names/ages: Stephen Jr 3 yrs
Any Furbabies: Ava the dog
What do you do for a living: hydrologist
Where do you live: SW Ohio
Best part about being a parent: When your child tells you they love you!
Worst part: Dealing with little sleep and terrible behavior!!!
Favorite food(s): buffalo wings!
Favorite Ice Cream: anything fruity!!

Joined: 11/08/07
Posts: 115

Name/Age:Brandie/31 (32 next month)
DH name/age:Paul/30
LO(s) names/ages:Saige 5, Gabe 3, Claire 8 months
Any Furbabies:Kitty- 9yr old long hair, Hank- 8ish yr old three legged lab/pit bull/german shepard, Stu- 2.5yr old black rabbit, Macy and Salle- 8 month old lambs, Nick- 8 month old boyfriend for Macy and Sally ;). He's a "rent a ram" LOL, and then there is Thumper- 12yr old Alpine goat. We also have 47 steers (boy cattle that can not produce babies) but they are only here from April until October which is when we have grass available for them. Our farm is 104 years old and up until 12 years ago we milked dairy cows.
What do you do for a living: SAHM and starting this weekend I will be running our pumpkin patch. We will have 1000+ people visit our farm in three weeks time.
Where do you live:Northern Michigan
Best part about being a parent:Watching my kids turn into little people. Knowing that when my LOs are scared or hurt they look for me to comfort them. Definitely enjoy the cuddles too.
Worst part:Tantrums, talking back, not getting much "me" time
Favorite food(s):Pizza, tacos, Mt.Dew (my guilty pleasure)
Favorite Ice Cream:Almond Joy (Sooo sad when our fair didn't have it this year), Mint Oreo. I also create my own flavor at home with chocolate ice cream, caramel topping, coconut, and pecans. Oh goodness this is making me hungry. Biggrin

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Joined: 11/15/05
Posts: 996

Name/Age: Kim, 33
DH name/age: Larry, 39
LO(s) names/ages: Ethan, 3
Any Furbabies: Wrigley (beagle) and Elway (beagle)
What do you do for a living: Tax Analyst
Where do you live: Missoui
Best part about being a parent: When someone else complements E's behavior, and definitely the hugs and kisses!
Worst part: Tantrums, when E doesn't listen
Favorite food(s): Pizza!!!
Favorite Ice Cream: Chunky Monkey

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Joined: 11/15/05
Posts: 996

"AmyJo86268" wrote:

I always forget I'm one of the oldest until we do this stuff. . .it's me and you Nat!

And me!

JennyUNC's picture
Joined: 03/20/07
Posts: 34

Name/Age: Jenny/31
DH name/age: Todd/ 33
LO(s) names/ages: Tyler 3 and Garrett 17mos
Any Furbabies: Kayla - 5 year old yellow lab
What do you do for a living: School Counselor
Where do you live: North Carolina
Best part about being a parent: having a great excuse to act like a kid again!
Worst part: trantrums
Favorite food(s): sushi
Favorite Ice Cream cookies and cream

JennyUNC's picture
Joined: 03/20/07
Posts: 34

"Jeffininer" wrote:

Name/Age: Jennifer/29
DH name/age: Ray/32
LO(s) names/ages: Rylee/3
Any Furbabies: Kitties Dewey and Oscar
What do you do for a living: Payroll Administrator
Where do you live: Central NC
Best part about being a parent: Proud of my DD's accomplishments, hugs and kisses, and I Love You's
Worst part: Putting up with the whinning and tantrums
Favorite food(s): Pizza
Favorite Ice Cream: Chocolate

I'm in central NC too!! What part for you? We are in the Burlington area!