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#1 of 25 Old 10-31-2005, 12:13 AM - Thread Starter
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Hello,

I'm Maria, I've lurked here during periods of baby lust and am thrilled to finally be expecting my first babe next July.

I'm a Ph.D. student in Toronto, Canada. I do engineering research in medicine and am a total math geek, hence my username.

I've been married to my wonderful DH for a year and a half and I'm really happy to see an online resource that fits in with most of our parenting ideals. Both DH and I were raised AP and more or less NFL. In fact, he grew up on a commune. So I'm sure we will have lots of family support as we raise our small person but it's nice to have another place to go for ideas and help.

I'm looking forward to getting to know people here.

professor & maman de DS1 (6) & DS2 (1)

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Maria, how wonderful!!! So glad to meet you! Hope you have a delightful pregnancy, and an awesome mothering journey....Welcome to MDC

I have retired from administration work, so if you have a question about anything MDC-related, please contact Cynthia Mosher. Thanks!
 
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Hello mama glad to meet you
to to the community.
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Hello/Boozhoo,
I'm from Canada too, well in between Canada and the U.S.
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and congratulations!
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Welcome to MDC!

anna kiss partner to jon radical mama to aleks (8/02) and bastian (5/05)
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Thank you all! I feel so warmly welcomed! What a nice place.

professor & maman de DS1 (6) & DS2 (1)

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w e l c o m e !

and c o n g r a t u l a t i o n s !! july is a wonderful month to be born (my ds was born july1st ) enjoy this unique and wonderful time of momentous physical and emotional change...there's really no other experience that will shape you in this way.

In love with Dh since 1998. We created Ds (7.1.03), Dd (10.16.06) and Dd (3.16.09).
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hi and congrats!!

i'm from toronto too... (i'm teetering on the border of the dreaded 905 though)

are you at york or u of t?
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Congrats & Welcome!! We are from NB but are currently living in Maine.

Kim, proud CPS mom to Marnie and my 4 legged kids, Jess, Zander, Oliver, Stumpy and Eddie.
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Hello from northern BC! Always nice to see a new Canuck on the boards!

Vanessa belly.gif, wife to Kev , mama to Byron (5) wild.gif and Billie (2) and  due in June
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Welcome to MDC!!! I'm totally not from Canada but I spend LOTS of time there with loads of Canadian friends and I couldn't help feeling connected to this thread! I just got back from NB on Sunday and was in BC in July.

Ima to Mizz.Jonas- 14, Isman- 12,Javsar- 9, Nani Gweesa- 4 and Baby Micah born into the Universe sleeping at full term Oct. 19th 2008 and Partner to Abba ~ belly.gif8/2011  Grateful to be Dead  broc1.gif
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Congratulations- enjoy your pregnancy. MDC offers load of great pregnancy help and even more when DC is born! Welcome!
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hi! from one Maria to another - congrats!

Mamma to 3! nurslings Emma (4) Daniel (3) and our new baby Beth! 10/10/09
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