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Do you ever feel so.....

Overwhelmed? I am a stay at home mom and lately I feel so overwhelmed. Taxi drive, cook, maid, nurse.... I dont even sit down till 9 at night some times. WOW I think I am going crazy!

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dillonsma

Asked by dillonsma at 10:25 PM on Dec. 7, 2009 in Teens (13-17)

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  • I am a stay at home mom too. I am maid, nurse, cook, etc as well and my son is only 6 months old. I drives me crazy too...I want to tell my husband 'I am not your mother. If you want someone to pick up after you then pack your crap and move back home!'
    rjpetty605

    Answer by rjpetty605 at 10:50 PM on Dec. 7, 2009

  • YES. I have a freshman, middle schooler, and 2nd grader this year and I have been working harder as a sahm than I have before.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 12:29 AM on Dec. 8, 2009

  • Yes, I have a sophomore and a middle schooler and b/w sports, music, projects and trying to keep the house tidy with their help, and a part time job, I barely have an hour a day to collect my thoughts let alone indulge my side hobby/business! Weekends are full of kids coming or going or sleeping over...sometimes when I say no, they just don't get it!
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 6:17 AM on Dec. 8, 2009

  • Look for ways to lighten your load: carpool, trade child care, trade meals
    rkoloms

    Answer by rkoloms at 6:20 AM on Dec. 8, 2009

  • Give your children there own chores to do. When the weekend comes around and there chores aren't done don't let then socialize with friends until the chores are completed
    sprinkles1000

    Answer by sprinkles1000 at 10:19 AM on Dec. 8, 2009

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