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#1 Mummy to HJ

Posted 08 October 2006 - 11:04 PM




Altona
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Ardeer
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Aspendale
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Aspendale Gardens
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Rose (rose1610)

Avondale Heights

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Avonsleigh
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Bacchus Marsh
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Ballan
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~Lorimum~
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Anna (starofamp)
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Kelly (angel382)

Balwyn
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Bairnsdale
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Barham
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Barwon Heads
(kshy)

Bayswater
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Mandy (RJandDJsMum)
Marissa (risssa)
Stephanie (SLD1812)
Chantelle (melb.mumma)

Belgrave
Caroline (acmte)
Stephanie (Autumn74)

Bendigo
Rebecca (~Bette~)
Shannon (shantiddles1)
Trina (mummyto2angels)
Trudie (trudie17)
Yol (yol81)
blmf
Jodie (jodles15)
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Kylie (Majeix)

Bentleigh
Anne (Reader)
Talia (tia-jayne)

Berwick
Carley (carlz04)
Nieta (Nieta)
Sue (JKTMum)
Tarin (tarind)
Tina (topcat81)
Zoe (ByzantineEmpress)
mum2carissa

Bittern
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Blackburn
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Boronia
Amanda (Amandadaze)
Bec (bec054)
Karin (kazii77)
Bec (becsie 713)

Botanic Ridge
Dannie (123 and me)

Box Hill
Miranda (mirandabelle)
Xan (Xan)

Brighton
Anna (annna)

Broadford
Sarah (catty 81)

Brunswick
Caroline (lunargirl)
Nina (*sugababe*)
(Go Figure)

Bulleen
Bindhubv

Bundoora
Kim (*Boosmum*)

Burnside
Sambambino (Samantha)

Burwood
Tanya (tanyaya)

Bushfield
Sara (Jezsar)

Canterbury
Eloise (spellfall)
Emma (emmaellis)

Carnegie
lauwhisk
Wendy (Aidans Mummy)
Naomi (namie)
Kylie (kyliedinara)

Caroline Springs
Brenda (oughtred31)
Danielle (mum_of_twins)
Jodie (canuckdownunder)
Kat (muminjuly)
Melissa (mel09726)
Suzi (suzi1973)

Carrum
Amy (pegasus77)

Carrum Downs
Helena (Helenab)

Castlemaine
Bianca (CalsMummyBee)
Mel (Mellyoz)
Jess (jekkah)

Caulfield
Liz (Icirving)
Stacey (stacey-and-james)
Yvette (ittakestwo)

Chelsea
Brooke (mum2abbie&david)
Jase (MrdeSnake)
Kirra (kjamo)
bayleeleah
Chazonator

Cheltenham
Georgina (Delbo)
Joanne (Joanne 68)
Karen (ironmanmum)

Chirnside Park
Katherine (kafo)

Cobden
Courtney (mumofmiahmoni)

Cobram
Stacey (stacey-g)

Coldstream
Nikki (Nikkate)

Craigieburn
Clare (behindblueyes)
Tanya (MumGP)
frankiebeanz

Cranbourne
Alison (alisonsangels)
chlokel
Colleen (breanna~mum)
Crissty (crissty_au)
Bruna (bruna)
Ella (elladc)
Loretta (lorettag)
Kayla (youngmaymum)
Nicole (NicoleF)
Pennee (ellismum)
melly8

Crib Point

Bron (bronnie78)
nfc77

Croydon/Croydon Hills/Croydon North
Amber ( Amber)
Fiona (rjflc69)
Jacqui (jcladybug)
amazingcakes
(Ezzie_87)

Dandenong
Sam (bubby76)
Susan (suzi78)
Yahtzee

Diamond Creek
Sarah (spersephone)
Amy (Amy Keenan)

Dingley
Sarah (pinkfrogchick)

Dingley Village
Denise (Nisey)

Docklands
Angelique (St*Angel)

Dookie
Chantelle (chans)

Doreen
Kristie (kristies80)

Drouin
Candice (NewMum2Be2aBabyGirl)
Melonie (cjmjsmum)
Naomi (ebjet57)

East Doncaster
Barbara (piccola)
Fran (francesca1977)

East Melbourne
Amoir (Amoir)

Eltham
Julie (Rhylia)
Mek (mekness)
Maria (annodam)
Maggie (magsta)


Emerald
Anne (velvetpixie)
lovebub

Endeavour Hills
(greatmum2006)
Debbie (mummydoodle)

Epping
Anne-Marie (*Anne-Marie*)
Petie (petie)
Tricia(Tink80)

Essendon
jaddiepearl

Fairfield
Sandi (sandiccc)

Ferntree Gully
Amy (amy-l)
Emma (lilmurfs69)
Sally (sealeys)
Tania (Mytribe)
Robyn (littleredrobyn)
obsidian
kiam

Footscray (west, middle n all others lol)
Larissa (mumofemily)
Tanya (~FĹoWe  T T~)

Frankston
Candace (cjay)
Caroline (cazbir)
Julia (jules363)
Natasha (Tasha)
Nikki (nikki09)
Pen (myusernamewoohoo)
Sarah (sarahjane21)
Susan (Jacks Mum)
Sarah (Newmans04)
Laura (Lolly Lola)

Frankston Heights
Nikki (ilovemykidsinfinity)

Geelong
Becky (~Beskstar~)
Helen (bells66)
Liz (mummytosean)
Nicole (nicole88)
margaret (margj)
Vanessa (yummymummy37)
Kristen (mrskb)
Beagleboy
Rebecca(becstarinator)
Rikki (ameliasmummy) Belmont

Glen Waverley
Melissa (mel/aidan)
Rebekah (BekandBraden)
(bubbles~)
lilems

Glenroy
mum2bof5

Greensborough
Anna (~Anna~)
Sonia (SonsAngel)

Hallam
bellybelle (Belle)

Hamilton

sassybelle

Hampton
Jane(enaj)
Rachel (sesameellis)

Hampton Park
Caryn (bootylicious)
Jo (jojo13)
Lisa (~Melbmummy~)
Janavi (janavi)

Hastings
Lisa (wreckedmedusa)
Maryann (mysticpsyk)
*wreckedmedusa
Amy (Amy & Odie)

Hawthorn
Georgie (georgiev)
Renee (SFmummyto3)

Hazelwood South
Shan (Mum McG)

Heathmont
beata (beatka)

Highett
Dominique (cameo)
mischifmaker

Hillside
Corrie-Lyn (Corrie-Lyn)
Fiona (Fiona9)
Robyn (robyn07)

Hoppers Crossing
Ada (mother~of~4)
Bernie (bernie1973)
Clare (chudson28)
Erin (~Fred~)
Kate (Cake)
Kate (Jaydensmummy)
Michelle (redshellgirl)
Rachael (Brodies Mama)
Sami (sami~)
Shannon (Cynergy)
Vicky (vix)
mumma2twoboys

Horsham
Steph (martymum)
--shazlee--

Johnsonville
(starposs)

Karingal
Nat (mum5boyz)

Keilor Park
Tarsha (BabyT)

Kilsyth
Gaby (~G~G~E~)
Prue (zylona)
Vicki (vicki83)

Kinglake
Alannah (4fantastickids)

Kingsville
Rachael (mum2nate)

Koo Wee Rup
Michelle (chellescherubs)

Kyabram
Bec (princessbeccie)

Lalor
Jess (Organised-Chaos)

Langwarrin
Catherine (Caya)
Gayle (OmbreRose)
Sarah (sez19847)

Latrobe Valley
(doubledee)
Madline

Lilydale
Gem (noahsmummy07)
Jehanne (Jarn77)
Jess (xbuffyx)
Karen (kaz78)
Nicole (nickywantsababy)
nassie_gal1978

Lochsport
Tara (~~jaydesmum~~)

Lower Templestowe
Alma (psychobabble)
Faye (faye2)

Lynbrook
Lisa (needs)
Rebecca (Rebec03)

Macleod
Annette (net75)
Kimberly (lilgem)
Alison (sophie-emily)

Malvern
Anais (msmaus)

Maribyrnong
Tania (westmum)

Maryborough
Kelly (7th Heaven)

Marysville
Sharon (Shazid)

Melbourne
Kate (ariellie)

Melton
Amanda (manda84)
Bess (allyanddeak)
Caroline (cazpatch)
Jess (Jess*mummy06)
Julie (jules095)
Kirsty (spence)
Mandi (mandimum3)
Priscilla/Cilla(macinet)
Renee (~baby~love~)
Sarah (Mummy to HJ)
Tammie (Tammie_82)
Jen (shoopdeboop)
Melanie (princessmel76)

Meredith
Alison (emiliasmummy)

Mernda
(Dakota 07)

Mill Park
Angie (angie55)
Chantelle (TJandChantz)
Kaydee (kdee)
Leni (LeniK)
Romana (zoe'smummy)
mogsy79

Moe
Kate (-kate-)

Moorabbin
Sylvia (Sylwia)

Mooroolbark
Bec (becciboo)
Bec (*Lucky~Duck*)
Chelle (Chelleandbay)
Kylie (uggie12)
Michelle (michiemichie)
Naomi (brodysmummy)

Mooroopna
bridgy16

Mornington
Chris (gimmeguitars)

Morwell
Paulette (Sunny003)
Tina (tina-6)
aimz-mum2riley
(butterflydreaming)

Mt Evelyn
Abbey (abbeymumto3)
Di(ForsakenTruth)

Mt Martha
Anna'sMum

Mount Waverley
Helen (harley71)
Nicole (*Nicole*)

Murchison
Kirsten (Harellie)

Narre Warren
Amanda (brockybabe)
Cindy (cindykm)
Dee (chamum)
Roz (bigbubnlittlebub)
Tracey (~*Mum2Madi*~)
chicky3306

Noble Park
Carmen (Carmen02)
Susan (~Susan~)

Nunawading
Sharon (sharon p)
Vicky (vickyalexi)

Nyora
Dayna (Lightowlerclan)

Oakleigh
Vanessa (nessy72)
Louise (louise3now4)

Oak Park
Shelly (Kaylah's Mummy)

Orbost
Tara (cheekymonkeyflynn)

Ormond
Jodie (librababy07)
Julie (juststartingout)

Pakenham
Anisa (anisa84)
Dani (Daninihill)
Ellen (mummi2twocuties)
Kate (gumby)
Kim (jnjangels)
Patricia (patbrab)
Sue (suzieq)
Sarah (valksy)
iwanttousecloth

Paynesville
Melissa (birley)
paynesvillemum

Pearcedale
Kylie (kylie05)
Meghan (meghan)
Vicsta

Point Cook
Cheree (yum mum)
Justine (jberry)
Liz (Betty Bo)
~ZT~
Kirsten (kirsee)
Kim(Keema)
Melissa (chase30)

Port Melbourne
Corrie (just-call-me-martha)

Prahan
Amber (amberdiamond)
Sophie (SAJM)
Beck (Angel1977)

Preston
Emma (emmyloo)

Preston West
(RomPomMom)

Resevoir
Lee (~*twoprincesses*~)
Melb_ML

Richmond
Anne (scully-in-oz)

Ringwood
Erica (erica)
Liselotte (swedish-aussiemum2b)
Simone (SJ*)
happynewmum
Jess (*jcr*)

Ringwood East
Nicole (nsmph)

Ripponlea
Bel (~belindamarie~)

Rosebud
Melanie (meldrew)

Rosanna
Kobe (aussiebella)

Rosedale
GawlerGal
Lelu

Rowville
~*Dons*~
Jacki (ja0cki)
Lee (leejackshandi)
Clare (lottiebobs)
Ellyce (ellyce)

Roxburgh Park
Nikki (Nikki Borg)

Rupanyup
Jenni (jenza84)

Sale
Janet (i_will_be_a_mum)
Sarah (corbins-mum)

Sassafras
Steph (ossienet)

Seaford
Beck (~Beck~)
Christis (ZACKnCC)
Susie (Susie25)

Seville
Karen (mum-of-four)

Seymour
Emily (threexcutties)

Silvan
Debbie (Sarahs-Mum)

Skye
Kylie (KylieY)

Somerville
Caroline (4761 Caroline)
Emily-p

St Albans
Chelsea (ebany10)
Jess (mumtoalexis)
Kellie (kellielam)
Michelle (pemielph)
Natasia (joshandbreesmummy)
Jess (lexismum)

St Kilda
bmacc
Neroli (toomanyshoes)

St Leonards
Chloe (miss-clo)

Stawell
Kelly (mo2darlingkids)

Strathmerton
Michelle (moomilker)

Sunbury
Lisa (My 2 Princesses)
Nicole (~Nic~Bri~Ryan~)
Tara (Fiesty)
yvetteb

Sunraysia
PurpleButterflys...

Sunshine
Aimee (Aimee01)
Bianca (cheekypanda)
Elizabeth (Sixela)
Lisa (amazing venice)
Rachel(sakura73)

Surry Hills
Stinkermouse

Swan Hill
Lisa (jazzycat89)
Sam (mamfa)
Wendy (jamesmum)

Tarneit
Amy (ruthandbobsmum)
Cheryl (cmh)
xanderpander

Taylors Hill
Michelle (born2bamum)
Karen (KalebandAvasMummy)

Taylors Lakes
Dee (~JellyBelly~)
Linda (greeneyes)
Kbona

Templestowe
Nicola (nicola13)
Vanessa (vanessa71)

Terang
Emma (lilmurfs)

Thomastown
Erin (MrsDaniels)
Leanne (PrettyLee)

Thornbury
Gudrun

Tootgarook
*trinity* - Dan

Traralgon
Amanda and Chinela (amandaandchinela)
Cheryl (Chickie-Babe)

Trentham
ems09

Trugunina
Crystal (cmumgo)
Kylie (bohemiansunset)
loola
Tullamarine
Michelle (Mish77)
Simone (*simone*)

Tyabb
Kylie (Kylie1976)

Vermont South
Rosa (rooney)

Wallan
Leanne (PrettyLee)

Wangaratta
Vicky (*vicky*)
Kelly (kelly2403)
Jacinta(cinajade)

Wantirna
Julie (Mrs Vengeance)
Narida (Briden)

Wantirna South
Diana (deemin)
Michelle (wicked13)

Warburton
NewMumm

Warnambool
Nat (Nat 278)

Watsonia North
georgiegirl55
Paula (pollytoot)
Debra (alaksuleiel)

Werribee
Diahan (Wilderness)
Donna (WiseEyes)
Kerryn (dangadolf)
Rebecca (bec2412)
Angie(AngieAngel)

West Melbourne
Christine (slint)

Westmeadows
Amanda (ameliyahsmummy)

Wheelers Hill
Janine (Jaynee)

Whittlesea
Sarah (kaylas-mummy)

Williamstown
Michelle (Willymumof2)

Willow Grove
Jodie (jojodes)

Windsor
Amy (artw)

Wodonga
Amber (Amber84)
Brooke (Duffy29)
Meg (megsymoo)
Rachel (rose-gardener)
foxhill

Wyndham Vale
Kylee (The B Boys)
Melissa (My2-BabyGurlz)
Natasha (Natasha)
princesspossum2009
Tegan (xbabyxteganx)

Yackandandah
El (alphareadymum)

Yallambie
Carman (W4N)
Emily (Emily77)
Kat (kgbcgc)
Sharon (�™� Hannahmania �™�)

Yarra Glen
Sharon (alyssasmummy)

Yarra Valley
chookymumof6

Yarraville
Karen (kjmason)
Lex (Lexico27)
Pauline (paulinem)


If you wish to be added, just put you names (nick & RL name) and your suburb and I will endeavour to add it biggrin.gif

Edited by lucky 2, 16 April 2013 - 12:57 PM.
list updated


#2 ~A2~

Posted 09 October 2006 - 10:27 AM

Hi Ladies.

Feel free to add your names under this post too if you would like to be added in there.

http://members.essentialbaby.com.au/index....howtopic=277447

Regards

Ali

PS I understand though if this link is especially for your little group here but just thought I would show you the other one.

#3 kellielam

Posted 09 October 2006 - 05:20 PM

kellielam , st albans VIC

#4 gumby

Posted 09 October 2006 - 06:25 PM

You can add me to the Pakenham ladies

Oh, and, my real name is Kate wink.gif

#5 Jahbee

Posted 09 October 2006 - 10:00 PM

I'm sure Susan won't mind (the mod here) but i thought i'd sticky this thread as the OP has gone to so much trouble original.gif

#6 Sambambino

Posted 10 October 2006 - 12:12 AM

I am in Burnside

#7 Mummy to HJ

Posted 10 October 2006 - 03:04 PM

Thanks for the sticky Jahbee biggrin.gif

#8 Tammie_82

Posted 12 October 2006 - 09:31 AM

Don't forget about me Sarah Tounge1.gif

#9 Sunny003

Posted 12 October 2006 - 02:25 PM

Im from Morwell, you can add me too!

Paulette

#10 vanessa71

Posted 14 October 2006 - 12:23 PM

Templestowe

#11 shantiddles1

Posted 15 October 2006 - 09:27 PM

add me, I am Shannon from Bendigo

#12 Budda-baby

Posted 18 October 2006 - 06:29 PM

Watsonia north.

I just joined EB and am already thoroughly addicted.

Me 36
DH aged 36
DD aged 7
DS aged 3
DD aged 5 months

#13 bigbubnlittlebub

Posted 19 October 2006 - 05:56 PM

Hi! I'm from Narre Warren (moving to Pakenham in Jan/Feb next year) Please add me to the list!
Ta,

Roz.






#14 mum2abbie&david

Posted 29 October 2006 - 08:36 PM

I'm Brooke from Chelsea.

BTW Hampton and Hampton Park are to different places at different ends or melb wink.gif

#15 bartsimpson

Posted 29 October 2006 - 08:49 PM

QUOTE
BTW Hampton and Hampton Park are to different places at different ends or melb

Was just about to say that. Hampton Park is near cranbourne whilst Hampton is near Sandringham.

#16 Mummy to HJ

Posted 29 October 2006 - 09:10 PM

blush.gif you cant half tell I dont know my way around Vic can you LOL

All fixed now...anything else I did wrong blush.gif

#17 bellybelle

Posted 02 November 2006 - 05:12 PM

Hi. My name's Belle and I live in Hallam. Hope to speak to some of you soon!

#18 nicola13

Posted 03 November 2006 - 10:54 PM

I'm in Templestowe.

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#19 Chantz

Posted 12 November 2006 - 02:06 PM

From Saturday i'll be in Mill Park original.gif

(Finally!!!)

#20 cazpatch

Posted 21 November 2006 - 12:39 AM

Hey Sarah you missed my name rofl. For those who don't know me I'm Caroline from Melton

#21 cheerilee

Posted 21 November 2006 - 12:40 PM

.

Edited by tiggerlicious, 13 April 2012 - 10:03 AM.


#22 jamesmum

Posted 24 November 2006 - 05:54 AM

Hi...can't believe there are 2 others in Swan Hill lol!

real name Wendy, Swan Hill..:-)

#23 Mummy to HJ

Posted 25 November 2006 - 09:22 AM

trying to edit list but it wont let me do it... <_<

#24 Chouchou

Posted 26 November 2006 - 02:08 PM

Hi.  I'm Kate and I live in the city (melbourne).

#25 shaquillya04

Posted 29 November 2006 - 08:06 PM

Hi merry xmas everyone for the coming xmas season i am from Newlyn / Ballarat area so Add me to that one

Alysha 24
DP 32
Dylan 14
Catarina 10
River-James 2
Shaquillya-Rose 1

Edited by shaquillya04, 29 November 2006 - 09:10 PM.





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A mother has had a frantic race to the hospital after her daughter was hit by a car, just four weeks after her infant son died.

Gay couple and Thai surrogate in custody tug-of-war

A six-month-old baby girl is trapped in the Thai capital in a bitter custody wrangle between her Thai surrogate mother and her biological father.

Couple denied IVF over parenting concerns

A mother of six has been denied access to IVF treatment in order to have another child over concerns about her parenting skills.

The book that promises to put your children to sleep

Exhausted parents from around the world are singing the praises of a "miracle" book which promises to put even the most restless child to sleep in just minutes.

5 things every parent who feels guilty needs to know

Parenthood can make you feel bad, but you're not alone.

Royals criticise 'dangerous' attempts to photograph Prince George

The British royal family criticized paparazzi on Friday for what it called their increasingly dangerous attempts to photograph young Prince George.

'No jab, no play' rule to cover Victorian kindergartens and childcare centres

"Anti-vaxxers" face not being able to send their children to childcare centres or kindergarten if they refuse to have them immunised.

15,000 birthing kits on their way to developing countries

Giving birth in a hospital surrounded by medical experts is tough enough, but some women deliver babies without a clean sheet to lie on.

Photo of premmie 'too graphic', fundraising site says

When their son Jacob was born at just 27 weeks, Christina and Jeff Hinks were thrown into an uncertain world.

The latest Bugaboo collections: cool chevron and runner prams

Bugaboo sure likes to keep things fresh, and with the Australian spring/summer season coming up, there are two new Bugaboo pram releases.

Making room for two in the bed

Mum's room or their own room? Cot or bassinets? Deciding where twins will sleep can be tricky.

 

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