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Unassisted birthing, atheist, poly, bi WOHM to 4 wonderful, smart homeschooling kids Wes (14) Seth (7) Pandora Moonlilly (2) and Nevermore Stargazer (11/2012) Married to awesome SAH DH.
Originally Posted by gabysmom617
But my dad, especially, still is hounding me to get a job! UUUGGHH!!
Originally Posted by NiteNicole
There is a very good reason not to discuss these kinds of things with parents (and over bearing friends) - discussing it with them makes them think they get a vote. Or at the very least, that they get to pound you with their ideas. You're a grown woman with a husband and a child, what your parents want you to do doesn't really matter at all and they need to get that.
|Tell him you HAVE a job! And if he thinks being a SAHM isn't a job, you should have him come over and do it for a day. He'll change his tune.|
|If you are honest and direct and just explain it to them they may feel more comfortable with your decisions.|