I wanted to pop in and thank you all for the welcome. I realize I have been quiet, but I have been checking in, I promise. Now what I'd like to do is get to know those of you on the board.
Can you post to this thread and tell me a little bit about you, how far along you are, boy/girl, and if you have other kids? (If you don't feel comfortable sharing too much, it's totally fine.)
Here's some info about me:
* Working in online community for 13 years. * Working for WebMD for 10 years. * Mom of three -- daughters, 20 & 18 and a son, 14. * Married to an avid fisherman. So...fishing widow. ha * Love to garden. * Love to SCUBA and just be on the water. * Have a dog, two cats, two rabbits and a hedgehog (see profile picture) living at my house. * Live in Florida * Just finished decorating my house for the holidays and it's two days before the big day.
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