Welcome to Week 11! Use this questionnaire to introduce yourself.
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Screen name: hlmlvt
Due date: 9.8.13
What you do: I am a veterinary technician part time now and full time an assistant teacher in 1st grade
How you met your SO: met online Yahoo personals
Fur babies: 2 cats Ice Cream, Houdini, 2 dogs Jack Russell Bentley, Golden Retriever Hogan, 2 horses Quarter horses Judy who will be 27 and BH who is 25
Biggest pregnancy cravings so far: non so far
Favorite book: dont have a favorite like too many
I've been on TB since...: about week 4
Something interesting about yourself: I am left handed and love it!!
How I like my potatoes: mashed
Screen name: mylittlejellybean
Due date: sept.28
What you do: office manager
How you met your SO: jdate
Fur babies: Ellis my 105 lb German shepherd
Loves: Dogs, reading, painting pottery, volunteering, traveling to NYC and Florida, my husband, board games, music, comedy shows
Hates: traffic, ignorant people
Biggest pregnancy cravings so far: French fries, orange juice, burgers
Favorite book: so many!
I've been on TB since...: since week 5
Something interesting about yourself: I learned how to write calligraphy at age 12 and in the past year I started doing it on the side for events and special occasions
How I like my potatoes: French fries and baked
Screen name: Magicalbride2b (I think..I haven't looked at it in a while!! :-p)
Due date: October 11, 2013
What you do: College student, so I do lots of studying!!
How you met your SO: He was my boss at a restaurant I worked at years ago
Fur babies: I assume you mean pets?! I have a 5 month old yellow lab
Loves: vaca time, summer, maragitas, working out, ice cream
Hates: mean people
Biggest craving: I don't have cravings at all
Favorite book: It's safe to say I don't read anything but my textbooks for school!
I've been on TB since: 2011, originally for planning my wedding
Something interesting about me: This is my first child, I am so nervous about giving birth... I think this is normal... right?!!
Hello ladies my screen name is JewelB72...my due date is Oct 17, 2013. I am a project & technical services coordinator in the healthcare field. I work full time. My husband and I met in church in 2006 and next month we will celebrate 1 year of marital bliss. I have 4 children from previous marriage and this will be baby #1 for my sweet husband. I am 41 years old and my youngest is 10 1/2 and my oldest will be 21 in April...so this is a special treat for me and him for many different reasons. I had a miscarriage in August and became preg again in Jan and everything is going well. I've had 3 ultrasounds already and baby is doing well.
My biggest cravings have been artichokes and Chinese food. But I've been craving Denny's omelettes and covered and smothered hash browns ..oh and long John silvers...
i love the fact that I'm gaining weight because I'm naturally small and petite so this is kinds fun for me and my new husband who gets to see me transform right before his eyes.
Ive been tired and nauseated every single day BUT its starting to subside and I'm feeling better now.
I plan to breast feed and I really need to get consistent with exercising.
Excited to share my journey with you all.
team 35+ unite!
Screen name: jus4u572
Due date: 10/18/13
What you do: Peds/OB nurse
How you met your SO: At work. I was his boss
Fur babies: 2 dogs and a cat
Loves: Being a mom
Hates: Losing the people I love
Biggest pregnancy cravings so far: Anything hot and spicy
Favorite book: The Lion, The Witch, and The Wardrobe
I've been on TB since...: Sept. 2012
Something interesting about yourself: I'm trying to learn to be more outgoing
How I like my potatoes: I love roasted red potatoes
Screen name: Aslichter...i believe
Due date: 10/23/13
What you do: Retail Store Manager
How you met your SO: High School sweet hearts!
Fur babies: 1 pup named Rayne!
Loves: Games of all types, my family, having fun!
Hates: drama queens, ignorance, spiders...
Biggest pregnancy cravings so far: Nothing really...mostly wanting light savory foods contrary to my normal sweets!
Favorite book: Memoirs of a Geisha
I've been on TB since...: marriage (4/2012ish) I used TheKnot a lot for my wedding planning
Something interesting about yourself: I love to dance, even though I don't much any more. It was a solid part of my life for 20 years (danced with schools since I was 5 and got my degree in Dance)
How I like my potatoes: Mashed or anyway with cheese!!!
Screen name: TamiWedding
Due date: October 26th
What you do: Budget Analyst for Dept of Defense, US Army
How you met your SO: Through Friends
Fur babies: 3 Male Cats (Smokey, Nobi & JJ)
Loves: Bowling, Reading & Spending time with Family & Friends
Hates: Liars, Slow drivers & Receiving contradicting information
Biggest pregnancy cravings so far: PB&J Sandwich
Favorite book: Anything by James Patterson
I've been on TB since...: 2009 (Prior to my wedding when I was on The Knot)
Something interesting about yourself: I write poems and short stories
How I like my potatoes: Baked and loaded with Salt, Pepper, Broc, Cheese, Bacon Bits, Sour Cream, Butter & Hot Sauce
Screen name: Lighthouse88
Due date: I'm not finding out until my first appt on May 14th. I should be about 15 weeks by then. Have had enough miscarriages to know not to get too excited. If I'm still pregnant by then, I'll find out!
What you do: Stay at home mom/ranch wife, child sexual abuse victims advocate, manager of housekeeping at a hunting lodge in the fall.
How you met your SO: I'm assuming that means husband. We met through his sister and their family whom I have known for years. We have 3 sons.
Fur babies: 120 cows, 30 ish buffalo, horse, 3 sheep, 2 dogs, barn cats.
Loves: Anything regency, Pirates of the Caribbean hehe, growing closer to God, violin/fiddle, reading, family/friend time, funny movies...many things.
Hates: Not so many things...
Biggest pregnancy cravings so far: I am literally starving eveyr 40-60 minutes. To the point I'm sick. I can't eat or drink anything sweet which is good, but sad for this chocoholic. lol
Favorite book: Bible and Pride and Prejudice
I've been on TB since...: about 15 minutes ago
Something interesting about yourself: I created an organization devoted to helping children who have been sexually abused find healing, changing laws to better ensure justice, and promote education on the prevalence of child sexual abuse, as well as equip parents on how to talk to their kids and get involved.
How I like my potatoes: This question was MADE for me! Any and every way I can get em! I LOVE taters!!!! (Comes from my Irish heritage hahha)
These are fun.
Screen name: kmj3b
Due date: November 17, 2013
What you do: Deliver pizzas
How you met your SO: I'm single. But I met the father online.
Fur babies: an 8 year old Yorkshire Terrier
Hates: people who don't use their turn signal
Biggest pregnancy cravings so far: CHEESE and hot wings
Favorite book: Your Inner Fish, by Neil Shubin
I've been on TB since...: Like, April 2
Something interesting about yourself: I want to use my degree to become a park ranger
How I like my potatoes: Loaded with cheese, bacon, and sour cream
Screen name: I think its mary2727
Due date: jan 1 2014
What you do:
How you met your SO: In the militry
Fur babies: 1 cat named ruby
Loves: Gingerale since being pregnant
Hates: meat since being pregnant
Biggest pregnancy cravings so far: Pickles and fruit
Favorite book: I have too many lol
I've been on TB since...: 5 weeks or 6 weeks pregnant
Something interesting about yourself: I had a 9 inch cyst and my left ovary removed in high school. My gyn that did the surgery said I would hit menopause before I turned 30, and that it would be very hard for me to get pregnant. My husband, and I had been trying for 8 months then I got pregnant.
How I like my potatoes: Baked
Due date: DEC. 30 2013
What you do: LOGISTICS COORDINATOR
How you met your SO: COLLEGE
Fur babies: BONNIE: 1 1/2 YO SILKIE
Loves: MANGOES & GRAPES
Hates: COFFEE...SO SAD BC I WAS A REGULAR AT STARBUCKS
Biggest pregnancy cravings so far: CAKE
I've been on TB since: WEEK 11
Something interesting about yourself:
How I like my potatoes: SAUTEED IN A SPICY CHILE DE ARBOL SAUCE AND COVERED IN CHEDDAR.
Screen name: sjarfstrom
Due date: Jan 5, 2014
What you do: high school chemistry teacher
How you met your SO: set up on blind date by mutual friend
Fur babies: 2 dogs, Fergie (husky) and Dozer (black lab)
Loves: the first ultrasound...so cool
Hates: constipation and gas...so embarassing
Biggest pregnancy cravings so far: yogurt
Favorite book: Mayo Clinic Guide to Healthy Pregnancy
I've been on TB since...: ?
Something interesting about yourself: This is my first pregnancy:)
How I like my potatoes: mashed with stuff in them
Screen name: SamanthaJo619
Due date: January 14th, 2014
What you do: Medical Assistant
How you met your SO: At work at Henry Ford Macomb HospitalFur babis: 2 Felines (Emma and Marley)Loves: Walks, borad games, camping, spending time with family, cooking, cleaning, talking with my husband, swimming. Hates: Sushi! Biggest pregnancy cravings so far: No cravings yet!
Favorite book: Too many favorites.. I do enjoy the Harry Potter books and any sci-fi books!
I've been on TB since...: 4-5 days
Something interesting about yourself: I love listening to others talk and share their thoughts and interests with me.
How I like my potatoes: Baked potato with just a little sour cream (if no sour cream try cottage cheese--its a delicious substitute!)
Screen name: krystalrenae85
Due date: January 26, 2013
What you do: IT Analyst
How you met your SO: Craigslist.. lol I put an ad out for a roommate and we became instant friends and it went from there
Fur babies: Pit Bull puppy, Leonidas & Long haired cat, Mr Darcy
Loves: My husband, my puppy, my family, Pride & Prejudice, baking, laughing, etc.
Hates: Eye boogers, snobbery, lack of compassion, sour cream, cottage cheese
Biggest pregnancy cravings so far: Pizza Rolls (only the pepperoni flavored) and Lemon flavored anything
Favorite book: Pride & Prejudice
I've been on TB since...: week 9
Something interesting about yourself: I have a plethora of interests and can relate to almost anyone.
How I like my potatoes: cooked, pretty much anyway.. fries, fried, baked, smashed, mashed, etc
Screen name: kee271
Due date: Feb 1, 2014
What you do: Tech Support
How you met your SO: We were working for the same opera company!
Fur babies: One Greyhound and one cat
Loves: Cooking, reading, reading cookbooks
Hates: Peppers, people who take up an extra seat on the subway with their bags
Biggest pregnancy cravings so far: Thousand Island Dressing - I can't stop dipping things in it!
Favorite book: House of Leaves
I've been on TB since...: 6 weeks
Something interesting about yourself: I can jump a horse over a 5-foot fence, but I can't ride a bike.
How I like my potatoes: Covered in cheese!
Screen name: Ellonnah (My gaming name...)
Due date: February 5th, 2014
What you do: I am a newlywed housewife currently.
How you met your SO: We went to college together. My friends insisted on me seeing his blue hair, and I'd heard a bit about him. One night, while my bf was out having surgery, we pulled an all nighter together, had breakfast and went swimming in the morning, then he tricked me into staying the night in my room by playing videogames until I fell asleep. Next night, while watching movies, he kissed my forehead, then my cheek, and I looked at him and it was all over. We kissed and I was in love.
Fur babies: 3 kitties, Midna, Shadow Link, and Link, and a gerbil, Suika.
Loves: Gaming, Swimming, Finding Nemo, cuddling and kissing Love All Ways.
Hates: Mushrooms. And weird looking eyebrows. And people that complain all the time or have bad attitudes.
Biggest pregnancy cravings so far: Cheese. And my weirdest was beer. I hate beer.
Favorite book: Harry Potter, The Hunger Games, Poison by Chris Wooding, and Need by Carrie Jones.
I've been on TB since...: Week 5 of my pregnancy.
Something interesting about yourself: I was a racecar driver when I was 14-16 with my brother. Then I gave up racing for him to continue it and worked concessions at the track 3 years.
How I like my potatoes: Mashed, please. Red-skinned.
Screen name: KatieEccle
Due date: February 5, 2014
What you do: photographer
How you met your SO: drawing class in college
Fur babies: the best beagle named Ziggy
Loves: sewing, taking pictures, and hanging with my boys (hubby and beagle)
Hates: my sense of smell is driving me crazy right now because it is so sensitive
Biggest pregnancy craving so far: milk and pb&j
Favorite book: sookie stackhouse series
I've been on TB since...: I found out I was pregnant about a month ago
Something interesting about yourself: I love wirking with kids, that's why i love being a photographer.
How I like my potatoes: pan fried with onion and garlic
Screen name: Not sure
Due date: Feb 24, 2014
What you do: Retail store
How you met your SO: High school sweethearts!
Fur babies: BLack Lab and a cute kitty
Loves: Right now...sleep!
Hates: Cigarette Smells and anything else gross smelling
Biggest pregnancy cravings so far: candy
Favorite book: too many to choose
I've been on TB since...: 9 weeks
Something interesting about yourself: haha who knows
How I like my potatoes: mashed! fries! baked! not scalloped
Screen name: ktlucas
Due date: March 28, 2014
What you do: Purchasing Cost Accountant
How you met your SO: outside of a bar in Wildwood, NJ
Fur babies: 2 cats: female is Bella all black, male is Sammy white/orange
Loves: music & festivals, road trips, food, hiking & nature, horror movies
Hates: fake people, winter, beans, my road rage
Biggest pregnancy cravings so far: pizza & strawberries (but not together lol)
Favorite book: anything written by Ellen Hopkins, her writing is so different
I've been on TB since...: i was on The Knot last year
Something interesting about yourself: i joined & served in the USMC after high school, i've been discharged since 2000.
How I like my potatoes: any which way i love em!
Screen name- melissashogan
Due Date- April 12th
What do you do- Stay at home mom used to work as a spinal decompression therapist
How you met your SO - When I was 12 my sister dated (later married) his best friend
Fur babies- 1 German Shepherd (Regan)
Loves- Breaking Amish LA, Greys Anatomy, family fun days, the ocean, camping, church
Hates- Rudeness, Snakes
Biggest Pregnancy craving so far- Pickle, american chz, mustard sandwhich
Favorite Book- The book of Lost Things
Ive been on TB since- Last Month
Something interesting about yourself- I once shaved my head because a boy told me not to (I was 16)
How I like my potatoes- red skin with butter and parsley
Screen name: damnmermaid
Due date: June 28, 2014
What you do: Guest Relations
How you met your SO: Work
Fur babies: None
Loves: Food, sex, movies, tv shows, singing, clothes
Hates: A lot of things!
Biggest pregnancy cravings so far: Watermelon
Favorite book: Any book by Chuck Palanihuk
I've been on TB since...: A few weeks ago.
Something interesting about yourself: First child with my common law boyfriend!
How I like my potatoes: Mashed with lots of butter!