Join Date: Mar 2005
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Originally Posted by UnschoolnMa
I am a SAHM with older kids. It's pretty cool.
Originally Posted by nomadmom
Same here. Yes, it's very cool! My kids are 14 and 8, and they don't go to school so we're all home (or not!) together. We've gone through times where finances have been very tight. Dh and I have explained to the kids that if I worked we'd have more money to buy/do things. I've never wanted to leave them to go to work, but we've always sought their input because we don't want them to grow up thinking they've missed out on anything. They always say that they want me to be the one to look after them, and they don't care about the extra stuff they could do/have if I worked.