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#1 Guest_ckrmum_*

Posted 12 September 2005 - 12:12 PM

I thought it might be nice for everyone to introduce themselves, especially given how many there are of us these days.

I'll start ...

Name: Helen
DH: Bart
Children: DS Christopher. TTC#2.
Location: Duffy
A bit about me: I'm a SAHM with aspirations to be a WAHM. I love all things family, along with renovating, gardening, sewing, knitting, our dogs and entertaining. Originally from Sydney (me) and Gundagai (DH), we moved here late in 1998 (via Queanbeyan).


#2 beclowe

Posted 12 September 2005 - 12:31 PM

Name: Bec
DF: Chris
Children: Blade
Location: Calwell but moving to chisholm
A bit about me: I work Part time in Queanbeyan and i am getting married in 5 weeks. I come from the gold coast and have been here for two years. Dont know many people and would love to make new friends.

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#3 brazen

Posted 12 September 2005 - 12:32 PM

Name: Karen
DH: mr brazen wink.gif
Children: DS Ryan (27mo), DD Emelia (12 mo), #3 due in 32 weeks-ish
Location: West Belconnen
A bit about me: i'm an oldie Tounge1.gif, work part time, love to surf the net, read, cook and scrapbook.


#4 madrosie

Posted 12 September 2005 - 12:40 PM

Hi everyone
Great idea helen
ME Rosie
DH Robbie
DD Krystal 16mths
DD Storm  16mths  (Twins)
Home  Wanniassa
Hobbies  Sahm loves surfing net and chat and sewing reading books and watching tv
thanks Rosie and Girls

#5 2bluepeas

Posted 12 September 2005 - 12:50 PM

Great idea!

Name: Claire (26)
DH: Gavin (27)
Children: Noah 5.5 months
Lives: Weston
Hobbies: SAHM/law student (time for other hobbies?!!) reading, surfing the net, watching Bold and the beautiful (lame but true!), sleeping
Interests:  raising Vegetarian/vegan families, Paganism, peaceful parenting, large families, alternative education, advocacy, parents at uni

#6 albajc

Posted 12 September 2005 - 01:09 PM

Good idea.

Name: Julie (31)
DH: Mr albajc :-) (40)
Children: Magnus 6 months
Lives: Stirling, Weston Creek
Hobbies/Life: PT worker, loves reading, cooking, dress making, cross stitch and dreaming of what we'll do to our house when we finally have some money!

Magnus born 3rd March 2005

#7 ~mimo~

Posted 12 September 2005 - 01:30 PM

Name: Jennifer
DH: Michael
Children: None, #1 due April Fool's Day! original.gif
Lives: about to move to Ngunnawal
Hobbies/Life: Cooking, reading, movies, longstitch, relaxing, currently working FT

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#8 ~mimo~

Posted 12 September 2005 - 01:31 PM

sorry! DP

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#9 Nut

Posted 12 September 2005 - 01:38 PM

Name: Nicole (Nic)
DH: Paul
Children: Still trying, currenly on AC
Location: Kambah
A bit about me: I work part time in the Hyperdome, am an animal nut and volunteer at the zoo (just starting again after a few years break). Love stand up comedy, theatre, entertainment in general.

m/c jan 05 @14w
Waiting for AF
O.I Attempt #4 pending.
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#10 RachH

Posted 12 September 2005 - 01:39 PM

Name - Rachel (Turning 31 *gulp* next month)
Partner's Name - not applicable (lol)
Children - DS Jordy 11 and DD Sorcha almost 4
Location - Banks aka North Cooma

Single mum of two terrors...currently undertaking an intensive course in Aged Care, with the aim of getting back into my Nursing Degree.

Enjoy going to the gym, meeting new people and stealing other peoples husbands...( wink.gif Sorry that was a joke that only some of you will get!) I have a very compassionate and understanding nature...always love the underdog! original.gif

NB.....I have a wicked sense of humour, never to be taken literally!!! original.gif original.gif

Edited to put my age..arrrgh!!!!

Mum to Sorcha Lee 14/10/01 and Jordy Lachlan 29/03/94.  

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#11 not-surprised

Posted 12 September 2005 - 01:45 PM

Name: Steph
DH: Sean
Children: DD Alex 18m
Location: Duffy
A bit about me: I'm full time carer for my DD and part time carer for my DH who is a quadriplegic. Love cycling, renovating, gardening, reading and sleeping tho very rarely get to do any of these!

DD Alex (March 04)

#12 karenmc

Posted 12 September 2005 - 01:54 PM

Me: Karen - turning 40 in 10 days!
DH: Glenn - 41
Children: Tara (4) and Xander (2)
Location: Spence

I'm a WAHM, doing graphic design, DTP, proofreading, subediting, whatever else comes up - usually until 2am. That's balanced with spending time with the kids during the day - preschool roster, going to Questacon and the Museum, coffee with friends, and attempting to set up a productive garden. Spend far too much time on the net ...

#13 Christie03

Posted 12 September 2005 - 02:34 PM

Name: Christie (22)
DH: Stephen (27)
Children: DS Griffin (2.4) and DS Lachlan (15 weeks)
Location: Charnwood
A bit about me: I am a SAHM and I am also studying my Bachelor of Information Technology via distance ed through Charles Sturt Uni. I love playing with my boys, taking photos, reading, and going for long, relaxing walks.

#14 Spankie

Posted 12 September 2005 - 02:46 PM

Name: Sonia (31)
DH: Michael (27)
Children: DS Kellan (20 months) and DS Baeddan (4 months)
Location: Latham
A bit about me: I am a SAHM, i'm back to work part time in 6 months. I love spending time with my boys (all 3 of them), and friends, painting, reading, gardening, renovating and going for walks/my exercise class.

#15 nessrose

Posted 12 September 2005 - 02:56 PM

Name: Vanessa (27)
DH: Elias (36)
Children: Jasmine (7 weeks)
Location: Macgregor
A bit about me: Having a wonderful break from my usual job as a legal secretary! Have lived in Canberra for 3 years and moved from Sydney with hubby for his work. Love cooking (and eating!), reading, painting, beading and am keen to get back into gardening (as soon as I find the time!). Love a good sence of humour..


Mum to Jasmine Jane 21/07/05

#16 ~Seahorse~

Posted 12 September 2005 - 03:08 PM

Me: Bronwyn (29)
DH: Will (43)
DD: Kyara (5 and a bit months)
Live: Charnwood
I enjoy spending time with my delicious daughter, and whenever possible my step-daughter Grace (12 yrs). I am currently on mat. leave from my job with the worlds largest international humanitarian organisation, and am soon to start up a home-based business (would love to be able to stay at home). I am interested in social justice, health/wellbeing and most things a little alternative.

#17 unique_gem

Posted 12 September 2005 - 03:52 PM

Lara is it too early for a Congratulations!!!!  How exciting for you all wishing you a really uneventful pregnancy.

#18 Island-Kylie

Posted 12 September 2005 - 03:56 PM

Name: Kylie (34)
DH: Leigh (31)What a cradle snatcher!! original.gif
Children: DS Luke 3 and a half and baby girl Kira Avalon due on 25/11
Location: Kambah
A bit about me: Teacher working part time (until next Wednesday!) Canberra born and bred. Love reading, cross stitching and way over this pregnancy thing!

Kylie Purdie<BR>Mum to Luke 19/4/02<P>

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#19 Mayflower

Posted 12 September 2005 - 04:23 PM

Great idea!  

Me: Leah - almost 27 (10 days to go)
DH: Steven - 28
Kids: Anna-Jayne who's 3, Darcy ^i^ forever 2 days, and Cameron who's 4 & a bit months.
Location: Duntroon - guess what my DH does! LOL
Bit about me: I'm a very lucky SAHM who loves quilting, cross stitching, cooking & spending time with my kiddly-winks - oh, and EB of course!

DD Anna-Jayne 3yrs
DS Darcy ^i^ 2/6/03-5/6/03 http://www.heartsofhope.iinet.net.au/darcy/darcy.html
DS Cameron 29/4/05

#20 Susana

Posted 12 September 2005 - 04:34 PM

Ok here's me:

Me: Susana
DH: Chris
DKids: DD Delia, DS Darcy, Ddog Buster & TTC #3 soonish.
Location: Belconnen
A bit about me: I'm currently on leave from my job as a Primary School Teacher. Still tossing up whether or not to be a SAHM fulltime. I enjoy (way too many things!) cross stitch, quilting, sewing, gardening, walking, scrapbooking, reading, photography and listening to music. Haha I'm a Gemini can you tell? I figure I'm too busy to fit work in wink.gif

Susana & DH Chris[size=1] aka GoateeCat
DD Delia Jade 13/11/02 & DS Darcy Cole 2/11/04

#21 Mel_Mac

Posted 12 September 2005 - 04:55 PM

Ok, my turn original.gif

Name: Mel (inda)
Darling Husband: Tim
Beautiful baby boy Ayden - 5 months old, Dcat, Sheeba - my 1'st baby original.gif
Location: Holt (or as my sister says "in the country" - as in rural)
About me: I am a SAHM who actually does WAH selling nappies and alike.  I am on mat leave from the Dept. Employment and Workplace realtions where it was my job to defend and pursue employees rights in the workplace!  So I guess you could say that I am passionate about human rights wink.gif  AKA: B/feeding!  I am a big one for equal oppurtunities, and not judging a book by it's cover!  I am from a big family (6 kids), have an identical twin sister, LOVE socialising, am a loyal friend and sister. Am a real perfectionist and sadly am only good at aything really crafty in my head wink.gif I love singing, horse riding, the odd glass of vino, and ANYTHING baby & Ayden original.gif  I consider this website a real community and have made some awesome friends on here and hope to make more in the future!

Ok, I have babbled enough - Oh, did I mention I like talking wink.gif

DH - Tim
DS - Ayden born 06.04.05 - 9.1oz 4.1 kilos

#22 Michelle&Girls

Posted 12 September 2005 - 05:06 PM

Name: Michelle (Michelle and 2 girls)
Age: 25 ( i wrote 22 then, then realised i had a few birthdays)
Kids: Emylie who is 4 (turning 5 in November) and Carina who is 2 (turning 3 in March)
Jobs: Mummy and work for HP 5 days a week
Area: Nicholls
Hobbies: the net, my kids, my job- no time for anything else.
Ive forgotten the other questions.

#23 Dino-Mite

Posted 12 September 2005 - 06:59 PM

Name: Rohan  (29 I think)
DH: Ollie (27)
Children: Harley (3 in three weeks.. He can't be 3, he just isn't old enough :confuse: wink.gif )
A bit about me: Ollie and I have been living in Canberra for 2 years and 9 months.  We are leaving though and moving to Darwin on the 1 Dec this year which is quite sad for us however it will be the start of a new adventure.  I love the gym, reading and camping which I'll be able to do more of in Darwin.  I also love socialising however due to work, I don't get to do as much as I would love to.


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#24 roni29

Posted 12 September 2005 - 07:49 PM

Name: Veronica (30)
DH: MrRoni29! (28)
Children: Julia (17 months old)
Location: West Belconnen
A bit about me: I left my job last month in order to be with Julia full time original.gif DH is often os for work and Julia and I returned from our most recent os trip 5 weeks ago. I love doing heaps of things but am finding it hard to ever have any 'me time' lol! Still have to make it to more than one EB get together and meet more of you IRL, which I'm sure will happen soon ;p


#25 pantherbaby

Posted 12 September 2005 - 10:12 PM

Name: Belinda (30)
DH: Alex (29)
Children: Jacqueline 2.5yrs, Ryan almost 6mths
Location: North West Belconnen
A bit about me: Currently SAHM but returning to work Full Time on Wednesday sad.gif. I am currently studying accounting at CIT. Hobbies: Going to the Gym, scrapbooking, Socialising.


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