SAHM or work

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Registered: 07-12-2005
SAHM or work
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Mon, 02-04-2008 - 8:01pm

For most of my adult life, I was at SAHM. I got married at 19, became a mommy, and stayed at home because it was cheaper that way. A few years ago I went through this whole "self discovery" phase of life. I wanted to be something more than wife and mommy....so I went back to college. I became a working woman in November 2006. I am now realizing that I want to be home with my kids more than anything. I feel that since I have

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Registered: 08-08-2006
Tue, 02-05-2008 - 8:01pm
You are not responding to the right person; I am
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Registered: 05-04-2007
Tue, 02-05-2008 - 8:06pm
Yeah, I know, but I forgot the other person's name lol.
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Registered: 12-06-2004
Tue, 02-05-2008 - 10:06pm
I don't need a man around to take care of the house and kids.

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Registered: 07-17-2007
Wed, 02-06-2008 - 5:50am

"A spouse traveling is completely irrelevant to woh/sah. "


I disagree.

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Registered: 12-06-2004
Wed, 02-06-2008 - 9:04am

Both traveling at the same time would be the only issue.

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Registered: 07-17-2007
Wed, 02-06-2008 - 1:50pm
I didn't say it couldn't be done or should or shouldn't be
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Registered: 10-04-2007
Thu, 02-07-2008 - 8:46am

Being unemployed with school aged kids, ITA and then some.

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Registered: 07-17-2007
Mon, 02-11-2008 - 1:57pm
STOP SPAMMING.
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Registered: 03-27-2003
Mon, 02-11-2008 - 2:08pm
OH MY GOD will you people frmo the mom team and the united working at home team and whoever you are STOP SPAMMING THIS BOARD!
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Yes. We. Did.

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Registered: 02-11-2008
Mon, 02-11-2008 - 2:16pm
i am not spamming,