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#1 of 68 Old 02-11-2004, 01:07 PM - Thread Starter
 
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I get so jealous seeing all these people who are able to meet and talk diapers etc. I am in Tracy Ca and would love to meet some other like minded moms. Is there anyone in my area or am I all by my lonesome?
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I know I've seen that they had a Bay Area diapering party not long ago.

I'm in Northern California but a few hours away from you between Sacramento and Lake Tahoe.
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Cool! I love Tahoe, it's so pretty up there.
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New to this board, but butting in to say, I am also between Sac & Tahoe! My oldest son was also born in 88! (6-88!)
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Really? WOW!

We are about 30 mins south east of Placerville.
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I live in EDH! So about 20 min from Placerville!
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My husband works in EDH!

We're about 45 mins (or so he says - more like an hour) from there.
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Hi Mamas There's a bunch of us and we had a great cding party about 6 mos or so ago in San Ramon. The majority of us came from the Bay Area. A couple of us have been talking about having another party sometime soon. Are you interested?
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I'm just south of Turlock! It's not too far! I've been wanting to go to Tracy lately. I heard you guys opened up some new outlets since I've been there last. I used to live in Patterson and Tracy was so close!

My dh goes to Tracy (on his way to work) about 2-3 days a week to work out there at the gym.
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I am about 25 minutes from Sac! I have a couple friends here that also CD. We would love to go to a diaper party!
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Sounds fun!
I am originally from the Bay area (SJ) moved up here 2.5 yrs ago..I am SOO homesick!!! I lived there my whole life!!
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I'm from the Sacramento area too!
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we just moved to sac!

lets plan something!!
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Yay!!!!!! I would love to go to a cloth diaper party! Lets definately plan something!
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I'm in Novato, which is 30 min north of SF. I'd love to go to a diaper party!
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ok, here goes!

lets start w/ a date - do we want to start with a good month?? week? or by location?

oh yeah, there is a sac party/yahoo group at amity too...ill find a link

http://groups.yahoo.com/group/NorCalCDParty
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nak
i'm by auburn! would love to hear of something coming together nearby! i wanna meetcha mommas!!
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Why don't we try to find a place that is centrally located for everyone. I am pretty open except for the end of March. I am goin to Disneyland!
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What is it with people thinking California ends at Sacramento? Tracey, Turlock, Modesto, Sacramento are NOT Northern Cali. Just to dispel a few myths. I live in Northen California. Beautiful, mild climated, cruncy Humboldt County. About 2 hours away from the Oregon Border. And did I mention BEAUTIFUL? I am not trying to sound mean but I am so tired of hearing oh I live in Northern CA...ya, I live in Turlock. That is CENTRAL California...check a map ladies please! I am only annoyed because I would love to meet up with cloth diapering mommies that use(d) more than just gerber prefolds and flats.
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Originally posted by Mommy2Brittani
What is it with people thinking California ends at Sacramento? Tracey, Turlock, Modesto, Sacramento are NOT Northern Cali. Just to dispel a few myths. I live in Northen California. Beautiful, mild climated, crunchy Humboldt County. About 2 hours away from the Oregon Border. And did I mention BEAUTIFUL? I am not trying to sound mean but I am so tired of hearing oh I live in Northern CA...ya, I live in Turlock. That is CENTRAL California...check a map ladies please! I am only annoyed because I would love to meet up with cloth diapering mommies that use(d) more than just gerber prefolds and flats.
ITA! I was so disappointed when I read where all of you ladies live. I was hoping there were actually some members in the Chico/Paradise area. We are 1.5-2 hours north of Sac. And redding is 1.5 hrs north of us!

Mommie2Brittani~ How far north of Chico are you?

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I am about 3-4 hrs N.West of Chico. (depending on what route you take?) We are on the Northern Coast of CA...Great waves but too cold to surf! I used to live in Red Bluff when I was in High School. I missed out on the last Diaper Party cuz I was not keeping dd in the car for 5 hrs.
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whoa!!!

maybe the OP can change it to "Bay Area CD Party"...???
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here is the new yahoo group:

http://groups.yahoo.com/group/BayAreaCDParty

we can start a poll for location/date...
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What is it with people thinking California ends at Sacramento? Tracey, Turlock, Modesto, Sacramento are NOT Northern Cali. Just to dispel a few myths.
Woah, easy mama! I live in the SF bay and you will NOT convince me that I live in Central Cali. I live in Northern California, thankyouverymuch! Its a matter of perception, no matter what a map has to say.

I would love to have another diaper party! The San Ramon one was great, we had a wonderful turnout. We had a tie-dye diaper party at veganmamma's in Concord a few months later, that was fun too.

In addition to dates, let's list where we all live and pick a central location for us all too. I'm in Concord. Weekdays are good for us, but we can do weekends too.

radish, I'd love to meet you! Are you back in the area again?
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In addition to dates, let's list where we all live and pick a central location for us all too.
Duh, self, people are already doing that.

So here's what we have so far:

Concord
Humbolt County
Tracy
2 Between Sacto and Tahoe (be more specific please!)
Turlock
3 Sacto
Novato
Auburn

Looks like this party will be in the Sacto area!
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I'm from Paradise (near Chico)

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I'm in Sacramento!!
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What is it with people thinking California ends at Sacramento? Tracey, Turlock, Modesto, Sacramento are NOT Northern Cali. Just to dispel a few myths. I live in Northen California. Beautiful, mild climated, cruncy Humboldt County. About 2 hours away from the Oregon Border. And did I mention BEAUTIFUL? I am not trying to sound mean but I am so tired of hearing oh I live in Northern CA...ya, I live in Turlock. That is CENTRAL California...check a map ladies please! I am only annoyed because I would love to meet up with cloth diapering mommies that use(d) more than just gerber prefolds and flats.
Not to be nit picky, but according to the map of california, Sacramento is in the northern part, I don't think it's central at all. I'm mean, it's not WAY north, but it's not in the middle. More like lower northern.
http://www.sitesatlas.com/Maps/Maps/CA1.htm
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Oh my goodness I am so sorry. I surely didn't want to stir anything up. I merely wanted to meet some other moms in my area. I am truly sorry if I rubbed anyone thr wrong way. It seems as though we are located all over the northern and central parts of Cali. Lets try and see if we can all find one location to meet and if that doesn't seem workable, maybe split and met in an area that is closer to us? Does this make sense? I totally understand not wanting to dive 3+ hours, I wouldnt either. So if it isnt feasable lets have two different get togethers. Hth!!!
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you will NOT convince me that I live in Central Cali
LOL - my family is in fresno and other smalllllllll valley towns and i agree!

d'anne - yup, back in sac...

anyone wanmna start a poll - location and/or date....???
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