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SAHM???

I always thought the term Stay at Home Mom did not fit, I was never home- I was always at the park, the pool, library, doctors... A friend came up with "Moms that don't work outside the home" Haha- if you ever saw me at the grocery with my kids running all over trying to balance the food budget you would know I was "working outside the home".. so anyone have a good way to describe Mom's who do not get paid.... BTW- I have been working for pay for 10 years now and still can no come up with a good name to describe the 4 years I did not.... maybe I have always just been a Mom! But, just for fun- what term can you come up with??

 
teampalmer4

Asked by teampalmer4 at 9:47 AM on Jun. 16, 2009 in Just for Fun

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  • I like MOM. That covers: cook, nurse, counselor, electrical/mechanical engineer, chaufeur, nanny, Playboy Bunny, research assistant, maid, gardener, pool "boy", waitress, seamstress, and how many did I forget?
    jesse123456

    Answer by jesse123456 at 10:50 AM on Jun. 16, 2009

  • 24/7 caretaker,
    tabbys4

    Answer by tabbys4 at 9:51 AM on Jun. 16, 2009

  • I like to call myself Domestic Goddess - although I'm won't officially be a mom until August.
    Christina807

    Answer by Christina807 at 10:03 AM on Jun. 16, 2009

  • On any applications where it asks my job title, I always put "Domestic Engineer" or "Domestic Quality Control Specialist" . People always says "Wow that must be interesting work!" and I just smile and nod :)
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 10:10 AM on Jun. 16, 2009

  • I am a pediatric care and nutrition specialist and I dabble in pediatric medicine. Otherwise know as a sahm
    ferrellpeople

    Answer by ferrellpeople at 10:21 AM on Jun. 16, 2009

  • Anon 10:10 ... I love that one! hehe
    IceMistress105

    Answer by IceMistress105 at 10:29 AM on Jun. 16, 2009

  • My mom preferd Domestic Engineer!
    salexander

    Answer by salexander at 10:39 AM on Jun. 16, 2009

  • jesse- Playboy bunny huh? You are a multi-tasker!
    teampalmer4

    Answer by teampalmer4 at 12:46 PM on Jun. 16, 2009

  • holding easter eggNot me! I was just saying!

    jesse123456

    Answer by jesse123456 at 1:43 PM on Jun. 16, 2009

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