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Would any of you SAHMs leave your kids at home to work contract overseas??

If you got the opportunity to work overseas making 4-6 thousand monthly, would you consider leaving you child/ren and DH to go make that $$$?!?!
I dont think I could.

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Asked by Kbmancine at 10:11 PM on Apr. 12, 2009 in Just for Fun

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  • I couldn't because I would be homesick and cry everyday.

    Answer by Anonymous at 10:13 PM on Apr. 12, 2009

  • I would think that moms in the US who work outside the home might be interested at that price themselves!! As for me, nope. It's not that I don't think I could go over seas, I wouldn't period.

    Answer by Anonymous at 10:13 PM on Apr. 12, 2009

  • The way things are going for us now.....Yes, I would say I'd make that sacrifice!

    Answer by soonmommyof3 at 10:14 PM on Apr. 12, 2009

  • Hell yes I would! I aint scared to say I like the ol mighty buck!

    Answer by ronjwake at 10:16 PM on Apr. 12, 2009

  • NO

    Answer by jodi205 at 10:16 PM on Apr. 12, 2009

  • No I just couldn't. I have a hard time leaving my baby with my mom I couldnt leave my child an ocean away fro anything. I am a sahm because I want to be and I dont think anything can change that

    Answer by humaniterian87 at 10:17 PM on Apr. 12, 2009

  • No. Never. Unless it was the very last resort for money & my children would starve or something without me doing it..
    My DH could possibly double our income right now working on tug boats with my BIL but we passed because it would take my dh away from us for 1-3wks at a time... Family time & being together is more important than anything. Right now dh works from 5am-1pm, the money is good (not great, but we get by on it well) and we get to spend lots of time together.

    Answer by MommaTasha1003 at 10:19 PM on Apr. 12, 2009

  • No, I'd miss my baby too much :-(

    Answer by LaurenKaye29 at 10:23 PM on Apr. 12, 2009

  • No, that's why I got out of the military in the first place.

    Answer by Dayija at 10:26 PM on Apr. 12, 2009

  • No way.

    Answer by Anonymous at 10:28 PM on Apr. 12, 2009

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