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SAHMs of school aged children

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Owllady Tue 19-Mar-13 13:59:14

aibu to think this is a major perk of being one? where no-one else can see you doing it? and no-one can ask for some?

I have just melted 20g of Luscious Orange Willies Cacao chocolate in a ramekin and then dipped a banana into it and ate the lot. Chocolate all warm and runny and then solidifying and sticking to teeth

This is what it is all about and only 3 weightwatchers points

This is the life wink

Owllady Wed 20-Mar-13 13:02:30

I spent 2 1/2 hours walking my own dogs this morning shock I don't think i have time for anyone elses. I attracted a man on my walk too, who had an ear ring <old enough to be my Dad>

It will have to be gone with the wind tomorrow grin

Owllady Wed 20-Mar-13 13:03:04

oops i meant to say, someone had deleted the recording of stella, so it had only recorded one episode sad I will have to buy the dvd <sob>

Timetoask Wed 20-Mar-13 13:06:50

Well, I had nice, long workout at the gym this morning, so now feel less guilty about that huge amount of chocolate icecream I had yesterday.

One thing, I will NOT do is watch daytime television. I'd rather listen to the radio, much more interesting.

TooYappy Wed 20-Mar-13 13:08:13

Oh ice cream I forgot I had ice cream!!

valiumredhead Wed 20-Mar-13 13:09:59

sorry to be rude but (unless you have money to burn or just can't) why wouldnt you work?? I don't really see why sitting around eating is something to be proud of?


Owllady Wed 20-Mar-13 13:12:56

<burns monopoly money>

HaveAGoHeroine Wed 20-Mar-13 13:14:32

I'm a SAHM to two preschoolers, my eldest starts school in September and my youngest will be in preschool for her 15 provided hours, I am really looking forward to those 15 hours grin

I won't look for a job until the youngest has gone into year 1, so when my youngest is in reception I will be a SAHM to two at school, again I can't wait.
We are assuming that I will look for work the September the youngest starts Yr1, but in all honesty if we are ok money wise I might even stay off a little longer. It makes for a relaxed house, it lets DH work and travel for work without any worry about childcare, I'm always around to do the errands and things that need doing, it suits us all.

Looking forward to some lobster bisque grin

TooYappy Wed 20-Mar-13 13:14:33

<eats ice cream whilst watching some pre recordings>

CherylTrole Wed 20-Mar-13 13:56:50

At last, a positive thread about SAHMs!!! Am reading for inspiration. Heres to me time ,chocolate, sleb mags, DM sidebar of shame, happy days and cuddles. Go for it ladies.

soverytiredofthis Wed 20-Mar-13 15:30:20

Oh I cant wait for this !
I am currently SAHM to disabled DD but in September she is starting school and whilst I will miss her I am also looking forward to it!

Eating my breakfast in peace ahhhhh the simple things!

Will also try and stuff face with chocolate and watch TV smile

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