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What is your set SAHM schedule? Do you have one or go with the flow?

Right now I just go with the flow and it bothers me. haha

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Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 6:12 PM on Apr. 12, 2010 in Just for Fun

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  • Excuse my stupid question, but what does SAHM stand for?
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 6:13 PM on Apr. 12, 2010

  • stay at home mom
    we just go with the flow it works for us
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 6:15 PM on Apr. 12, 2010

  • My child isn't here yet, but i think i'd want to go with the flow for the most part, but have a schedule for other things, like dinner and bed time for kids.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 6:18 PM on Apr. 12, 2010

  • We definitely have scheduled activities but for the most part we just go with the flow. We typically eat around the same time and nap around the same time but to be on a strict schedule everyday is just not my style.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 6:21 PM on Apr. 12, 2010

  • I have a 1 and 3 yearold
    They have really set thier own schedule but this is it. This is how we flow

    up by 7
    730 breakfast
    Dishes straitening/cleaning
    Outing for the day(walk, park, beach, shopping)
    Naps by 2 up by 330
    Afternoon walk, outdoor play (weather permitting), or learning activity indoors
    Make dinner by 6
    Bath by 730
    Bedtime is 8
    Christina2135

    Answer by Christina2135 at 6:21 PM on Apr. 12, 2010

  • We have an order of things, not a watch the clock kind of schedule so I would say that we are a combination. The kids wake up, eat breakfast, I nurse the baby. We run any errands we need too or play, do crafts. Then time to eat again. My older boys then nap or at least rest for an hour. Then we play some more. They usually have snack mid afternoon, while I feed the baby. We eat dinner between 5:50 and 7 depending when dh gets home. The evening is play time with daddy, baths, snack and bed between 8 and 9.

    My kids are 2, 3, and 8 months.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 6:29 PM on Apr. 12, 2010

  • I have a 2,3,and 9 yo. and we a scheduled as far as wake up and goto sleep times and I try to make sure they take a nap between 12-1. Dinner is always on the table about 5:45 but otherwise we are the go with the flow type.
    Casarah13

    Answer by Casarah13 at 6:36 PM on Apr. 12, 2010

  • Mine are 13, 11, and 5. Here's my schedule

    6am: Wake up
    615 am: wake up DS#2
    640 am: Take DS#2 to his bus stop (1 mile)
    7am back home
    7:15 am wake up DS#1 and DD
    7:50 am take DD to kindergarten
    8am-1030 am: do chores or run errands
    1040am: pick up DD from kindergarten
    11am: Pick up hubby for lunch
    1115-12 lunch
    12-330: chores/play with DD
    330: boys get home
    330-430 homework or free time for the kids and snack
    430-445 getting ready for sports if we have them
    5-645 sports practices OR prepping dinner while the kids play
    7 or 730 pm Dinner
    830 PM start kids bedtime routine
    9Pm: kids to bed and clean up from dinner
    930-?? Relax/tv time with DH

    That is my schedule on most days. Sometimes there's dental/dr/orthodontist/school appointments thrown in there (about one-3 per week lol). And I'm about to start babysitting again =) Busy busy lol.
    AprilDJC

    Answer by AprilDJC at 7:01 PM on Apr. 12, 2010

  • Its a little of both here...some things are scheduled, like all meals, bath time and bed time, but free time is kind of a toss up depending on how the day unfolds or if we have something planned.
    gramsmom

    Answer by gramsmom at 7:30 PM on Apr. 12, 2010

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