Jump to content

*fluff* Curiosity gets the better of you!


  • Please log in to reply
156 replies to this topic

#1 Bwok~Bwok

Posted 25 January 2013 - 02:41 PM

Have you ever wanted to ask a question of an EB member, but you have never game enough to ask as you haven't 'chatted' before and don't want to seem like a 'stalker'?  biggrin.gif

Well curiosity has gotten the better of me now and there is somebody on EB who is working with a friend of mine IRL, but I don't know who that person is on here. I know their name, but I won't say it as I don't know if they use their real name on here. Also if I knew her username I would have sent a PM saying 'hey! original.gif

JFTR: I have no problem with being ' outed' as I don't say things on here that I haven't said IRL. (Well I don't talk as much about the workings of my hoohaa IRL as what  do on here  tongue.gif )

So if you wanted to ask a question, any question, to a member, what would it be?

ETA: My brain and my fingers can't seem to do the same thing lately!

ETAA: no nasty questions though, that should be dealt with via PM.

Edited by Bwok~Bwok, 25 January 2013 - 02:45 PM.


#2 Phasmatis angelam

Posted 25 January 2013 - 02:46 PM

Actually, in all seriousness, I would like to know how Bel Rowley's husband is doing.  I gather he is not well?

#3 Bwok~Bwok

Posted 25 January 2013 - 02:54 PM

QUOTE
I want to know if Bwok-Bwok is still having a fancy dress 30th?


Nope that was just a fleeting thought. Unless somebody organises it, I really can't be bothered doing anything. And yes I LOVE you for saying my 30th.

#4 Berndt Tőst

Posted 25 January 2013 - 02:58 PM

I'd like to ask why anyone looks at my profile page. Hey, I'll answer any questions, just ask! (there's nothing on my page, by the way)

#5 Mrs Dinosaurus

Posted 25 January 2013 - 03:01 PM

I really want to know who is stalking our Grad group. There are about 6 active members, it gets a post every few days, but I have often logged in and over 20 people have been reading as guests, more as members!

So, seriously - who are the stalkers and FGS Why!!?

I'm sorry to hear of Bel Rowley's husband being unwell sad.gif

#6 Bwok~Bwok

Posted 25 January 2013 - 03:01 PM

QUOTE
I'd like to ask why anyone looks at my profile page. Hey, I'll answer any questions, just ask! (there's nothing on my page, by the way)


A lot of people will be doing it now lol You'll most probably find they aren't looking at your profile, but are actually checking out your post history.

#7 Berndt Tőst

Posted 25 January 2013 - 03:02 PM

QUOTE (Mary Whether @ 25/01/2013, 04:00 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
I just looked to see what your previous UN was.  That is the only reason I look at people's profiles.  All this chopping and changing confuses a gal!

blink.gif You can do that?????
*toddles off to solve a few mysteries*

#8 Mrs Dinosaurus

Posted 25 January 2013 - 03:05 PM

QUOTE (Cancerian Protart @ 25/01/2013, 04:02 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
blink.gif You can do that?????
*toddles off to solve a few mysteries*


yyes.gif

The only reason i have ever looked at a profile page is to see the UN history - I miss lots and get confused easily!

#9 Lucrezia Borgia

Posted 25 January 2013 - 03:06 PM

QUOTE (~*Twilight~Zone*~ @ 25/01/2013, 04:01 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
If I've done it would have probably been because my fingers are too fat and I did it accidently.

Yes ^ this is me!

I kinda want to know what Ossim Roflcopter means.....I know what rofl means, and I think "ossim" is "awesome" ...but I don't get the copter bit....

(Massive over thinker here....)

#10 Bwok~Bwok

Posted 25 January 2013 - 03:06 PM

QUOTE
I really want to know who is stalking our Grad group


I just looked at your history and saw PAM BG - then went in there to try and find out what it meant. What does it stand for as it's not showing the BG list?

#11 Riotproof

Posted 25 January 2013 - 03:10 PM

QUOTE (Dinosaurus @ 25/01/2013, 04:01 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
I really want to know who is stalking our Grad group. There are about 6 active members, it gets a post every few days, but I have often logged in and over 20 people have been reading as guests, more as members!

So, seriously - who are the stalkers and FGS Why!!?

I'm sorry to hear of Bel Rowley's husband being unwell sad.gif

Maybe people are in the same situation but don't want to post?

#12 CatMumma

Posted 25 January 2013 - 03:10 PM

I would like to know if Greenbag has had her baby yet. I was reading her posts before christmas in regards to baby Greenbag but i can't find any updates.

#13 Mrs Dinosaurus

Posted 25 January 2013 - 03:11 PM

PAM Grads is Pregnant after Miscarriage. The Grad group is those of us who have gone on to have a baby after miscarriage/s.

It's seriously not that interesting laughing2.gif

BetteBoop changed her name?

What else has happened?

I'm so behind things in EB land...

#14 Phasmatis angelam

Posted 25 January 2013 - 03:13 PM

QUOTE (~~diz~~ @ 25/01/2013, 04:10 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
I would like to know if Greenbag has had her baby yet. I was reading her posts before christmas in regards to baby Greenbag but i can't find any updates.


She said something about breastfeeding the other day.

But yes, I think we need photos!

#15 Mrs Dinosaurus

Posted 25 January 2013 - 03:13 PM

QUOTE (Riotproof @ 25/01/2013, 04:10 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
Maybe people are in the same situation but don't want to post?


I totally get that with the MC support group and the PAM group itself, but the Grad group - it's just like any other group, we talk about kids milestones and the boring mundanity of our lives (one started kinder, one hasnt been sleeping well...)

If you are in the same situation PLEASE JOIN - we love new people biggrin.gif



#16 NunSoFeral

Posted 25 January 2013 - 03:16 PM

QUOTE (Ange Vert @ 25/01/2013, 03:13 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
She said something about breastfeeding the other day.

But yes, I think we need photos!


Yes please to photos of the little greenbag.

#17 WYSIWYG

Posted 25 January 2013 - 03:18 PM

I don't think I have any, really, but if anyone has any questions for me feel free to ask laugh.gif I'd rather people ask than for people to assume.

#18 Cranky Old Woman

Posted 25 January 2013 - 03:19 PM

I really need to know what is a "Protart"??

#19 Bwok~Bwok

Posted 25 January 2013 - 03:20 PM

QUOTE
I totally get that with the MC support group and the PAM group itself, but the Grad group - it's just like any other group, we talk about kids milestones and the boring mundanity of our lives (one started kinder, one hasnt been sleeping well...)


You will find it comes up in the 'We are discussing..' and people go in to see what it's about - like me when I wanted to know what it stood for.

#20 Ireckon

Posted 25 January 2013 - 03:21 PM

I'd like to ask Ireckon if they are as awesome IRL as they....oh wait........

I'd like to go to an EB meet up without having to travel. Again...not what you were asking.

Um....hang on, I'll get this right...off to think of a super cool question.

Ok, got one. WootFerretOfDoom......is that kangaroo still sitting on your verandah??

#21 Justaduck

Posted 25 January 2013 - 03:22 PM

QUOTE (Dinosaurus @ 25/01/2013, 03:01 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
I really want to know who is stalking our Grad group. There are about 6 active members, it gets a post every few days, but I have often logged in and over 20 people have been reading as guests, more as members!

So, seriously - who are the stalkers and FGS Why!!?

I'm sorry to hear of Bel Rowley's husband being unwell sad.gif


Sometimes I have seen things (Stalk or Be Stalked, Lots to Lose etc) posts with #121 come up in the "We are discusssing." I will click onto them to see what they are about. I don't stalk them (ie click back into them after the inital time), but I may have once been the other member down the bottom while I was finding out what it was. If I saw something that said PAM grads I probably would have clicked to find out what PAM means too. Obviously after reading this I know

ETA: Just saw PP has said similar to me as well

Edited by broncosbabe, 25 January 2013 - 03:23 PM.


#22 Bel Rowley

Posted 25 January 2013 - 03:22 PM

QUOTE (Ange Vert @ 25/01/2013, 03:46 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
Actually, in all seriousness, I would like to know how Bel Rowley's husband is doing.  I gather he is not well?
Thanks for thinking of us AV. He is doing much better and should be fine. We have had a pretty rotten couple of months! 

#23 FeralFerretOfDoom

Posted 25 January 2013 - 03:24 PM

QUOTE (~~diz~~ @ 25/01/2013, 04:10 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
I would like to know if Greenbag has had her baby yet. I was reading her posts before christmas in regards to baby Greenbag but i can't find any updates.


QUOTE (Ange Vert @ 25/01/2013, 04:13 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
She said something about breastfeeding the other day.

But yes, I think we need photos!



Greenbag has indeed had her baby, a gorgeous baby boy. I wouldn't hold my breath for photos though, she is very reluctant to post any information about him online, even on her FB, so I'm guessing EB will be a definite NO.


QUOTE (Cranky Old Woman @ 25/01/2013, 04:19 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
I really need to know what is a "Protart"??


One who is in favour of tarts - ie argues with people who are s*ut-shaming. Stems from a recent breastfeeding thread.


#24 FeralFerretOfDoom

Posted 25 January 2013 - 03:25 PM

QUOTE (Ireckon @ 25/01/2013, 04:21 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
Ok, got one. WootFerretOfDoom......is that kangaroo still sitting on your verandah??


No. I brought him inside and gave him a comfy place to lie down. The weight of those bollocks was making the poor dear droop from exhaustion. You can tell from the photo.

#25 Phasmatis angelam

Posted 25 January 2013 - 03:26 PM

QUOTE (Bel Rowley @ 25/01/2013, 04:22 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
Thanks for thinking of us AV. He is doing much better and should be fine. We have had a pretty rotten couple of months! 


Really good to hear!




1 user(s) are reading this topic

0 members, 1 guests, 0 anonymous users

 

How to talk about your pregnancy at work

The workplace isn't always a friendly place for pregnant women. Yet working women inclined to conceal a pregnancy from prying coworkers may be better off opening up and carrying on, according to a new study.

Tell us your story to win!

To celebrate Mother's Day this year we are giving you the chance to win one of five great prizes simply by telling us your story.

Where to get help to help your baby sleep

There is so much pressure about having a baby who sleeps 'all night' , it's no wonder you worry about your baby if she wakes in the night.

Vintage baby names having a comeback

What makes some names have comebacks while others silently fade into oblivion? A few factors come into play.

When your partner doesn't want you to breastfeed

Dads can have many reasons for not wanting their partners to breastfeed their baby, but both parents should learn more about it before making a final decision.

Model mum Sarah Stage shares post-baby selfie

Most new mums would recoil at the thought, but Sarah Stage has shared a post-pregnancy selfie just four days after giving birth.

I'll admit it: I have last child parenting fatigue

If you're a new mum and feeling ignored by the older mum/the old hand/the has-been, please know, it's not you, it's me. Blame the last child parenting fatigue.

Exhaustion is not the same as tiredness

Having a new baby isn't tiring - it can be downright exhausting.

Five posterior babies, four home births

I was on a high. I'd done it all by myself with no help from anyone.

Mum's list of birthday gift demands goes viral

We're big fans of kids' birthday parties - but this is one bash we're glad we didn't get an invite to.

Kate Middleton to receive 'loyalty discount' for second birth

Everybody loves a bargain - including the Duchess of Cambridge.

Fish & chip shop owner's sad note goes viral

A lengthy note put on the window of a fish & chip shop has gone viral due to the writer's serious doubts about the romance of travel.

Pregnant women need good nutrition advice, not judgment

Pregnant women are under pressure to do all the "right things" to have a healthy child. It results in women feeling judged about their decisions.

When your child wants you to have another baby

Giving your child a sibling when you don't want to have another baby can be a complex issue.

William Tyrrell's mum speaks out: 'We hope he is still alive'

The mother of missing toddler William Tyrrell says she has a vision that somebody "picked him up and moved him on ... that's the only way ... to explain for him not to be there".

Family comes first for 23-year-old Tommy Connolly

Most 23-year-old blokes spend their hard earned cash on fun times with mates or romantic dinners with their girlfriend, but not Tommy Connolly.

Newborn all-girl quintuplets 'doing great'

The first all-female quintuplets born in the United States were delivered last week, at 28 weeks and two days.

Model mum's big baby silences critics

He may be less than a week old, but baby James Hunter has already helped his model mum silence her critics.

Jammy, Hula Hoop, Rage: Reddit reveals most unusual baby names

A recent Reddit thread has revealed some of the more creative names in the world.

Woman awakens from coma, learns she gave birth

A US woman awakened this week from a four-month-long coma that doctors had feared would be permanent and learned that she had given birth to a baby boy, according to her family.

'Give us a break': mum sent shocking letter over Facebook baby pics

Posting a lot of baby photos doesn't make you a bad person. It may make your Facebook feed a little irritating, but it doesn't make you a bad person.

In defense of the dads who do so much

It's time to shift the focus off what dads aren’t doing and shine it on what they are.

The modern cloth nappies too cute to cover up

If you're only just joining the modern cloth nappy movement, or would like to spruce up your collection, we have to introduce you to Designer Bums.

How breastfeeding can affect your libido

When you’ve just had a baby, having sex isn’t usually top priority. In fact, for a lot of women it rates about as appealing as changing another dirty nappy.

Should pregnant women be allowed to use 'parent and child' car parking spots?

Is it acceptable to use these car parking spots when pregnant? How many of us would admit to doing it?

Healthy baby from sperm taken 48 hours after a man died

Fertility doctors have described their "most extraordinary case" - creating a healthy baby from sperm taken 48 hours after a man had died.

Sign up to our 30 days of #PlayIQ challenge

Sign up to receive 30 amazing tips and ideas for play with baby during the month of April and submit a picture or tip on our social wall for a chance to win an amazing Fisher-Price prize pack.

 
Advertisement
 
Advertisement
 
 
 

What's hot on EB

Last chance to win a year's supply of toys

You have less than a week left to win your child one of five Fisher-Price toy packs valued at over $600 each - hurry, enter today!

Childcare is a big problem, but there's more to it

Let’s keep talking about these issues and not allow them to be put into a neat little box that’s labelled ‘Fix childcare and everything is solved’.

Pink's awesome response to body-shaming trolls

When trolls felt the need to comment on 35-year-old singer-songwriter Pink's weight, her answer was an awesome ode to body love.

Fertility clinic offers egg donors $5000

A national chain of fertility clinics is offering egg donors a $5000 payment to cover their expenses, a first for Australia which is raising concerns the money could act as an inducement.

Baby boy abandoned in India amid fresh surrogacy concerns

Australian officials could do nothing to stop an Australian couple from abandoning their baby son, born through surrogacy in India, after they decided they did not want to bring him to Australia.

Herd immunity and community responsibility: how free-riders can make kids suffer

Individual choice works for haircuts and handbags, but not for preventing infectious diseases that kill kids.

Photographer captures 'unexpected beauty' of birth

If there is one thing Leilani Rogers knows about childbirth, it is that no two deliveries are ever the same.

Expectations vs the reality of making a toddler's clothes

Note to self: less sewing, more life. Not the party dress, but the party. The toddler, as usual, has it all figured out.

Mum meets 'dead' daughter 49 years after birth

In 1965, Zella Jackson-Price was told her premature baby girl had died shortly after birth.

How pregnancy probiotics can help you and your baby

New research suggests that taking specific pregnancy probiotics could be the answer to a range of common pregnancy side effects.

53 creative pregnancy announcements

Announcing that you're expecting can be a time to express your creativity, sense of humour and imagination. Check out how other parents and parents-to-be have broken the news to friends and family.

IKEA hacks for the nursery and kids' rooms

Are you one of those that know the whole IKEA catalogue by heart? Love their stuff but want to personalise it? Here's some inspiration to help you realise the potential of IKEA furniture and fittings.

36 baby names inspired by food and drinks

A French court may have ruled out Nutella as a baby name, but that doesn't have to stop you from taking inspiration from the supermarket (or bottle shop). See what parents in the US have chosen for their delicious little ones.

 

ENTER NOW!

Win a year's worth of toys

Last week to submit a picture of your baby at play for your chance to win. Visit the Play Wall to view our recent entries.

 
Advertisement
 
 
Essential Baby and Essential Kids is the place to find parenting information and parenting support relating to conception, pregnancy, birth, babies, toddlers, kids, maternity, family budgeting, family travel, nutrition and wellbeing, family entertainment, kids entertainment, tips for the family home, child-friendly recipes and parenting. Try our pregnancy due date calculator to determine your due date, or our ovulation calculator to predict ovulation and your fertile period. Our pregnancy week by week guide shows your baby's stages of development. Access our very active mum's discussion groups in the Essential Baby forums or the Essential Kids forums to talk to mums about conception, pregnancy, birth, babies, toddlers, kids and parenting lifestyle. Essential Baby also offers a baby names database of more than 22,000 baby names, popular baby names, boys' names, girls' names and baby names advice in our baby names forum. Essential Kids features a range of free printable worksheets for kids from preschool years through to primary school years. For the latest baby clothes, maternity clothes, maternity accessories, toddler products, kids toys and kids clothing, breastfeeding and other parenting resources, check out Essential Baby and Essential Kids.