Topic: Mr Fussbutt
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March 15th, 2013, 08:03 AM
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Originally Posted by Rebelmommy View Post
This^^ That is EXACTLY what DH calls Creighton and EXACTLY what I said to him..LOL I can see Fuss Bucket, but WTH is a fuss budget?!?!
This was one of the old-fashioned terms I've always heard around my family. And it is indeed a word:fussbudget, first appearing around the turn of last century. Had to look that up. Guesses as to the budget part come from a 15th C meaning of the word: purse.

This little one pretty much goes by her name, sometimes with a little miss attached. Otherwise, she has been known to be referred to as my little pain in the a...But it has been a trying few weeks, in my defense.
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