Parenting forums can be a great source of advice, support and commiseration. But if you’re not down with the lingo, they can also be pretty damn confusing (what the heck does TTC mean, anyway?). Here, 23 acronyms explained so that you can participate in mommy boards efficiently and confidently. Because typing STTN is so much easier than writing “sleeping through the night”—especially if you can’t remember the last time you were able to do exactly that.
Means: Little one
As in: “We’re starting potty training with our LO this weekend—any advice?”
Means: Formula feeding
As in: “A major perk of FF is that your DP [dear partner] can pitch in.”