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I Am a Housewife

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 147 People

    Cross-cultural Marriages Are Tough

    Sometimes I regret getting married because of the cultural differences that I'm experiencing. He expects so much from and more. He not only expects but he also commands me like a slave girl. He has a different culture and a different upbringing where the first sons are pretty...
    needhope123 needhope123
    22-25, F
    4 Responses Oct 13, 2009

    I am housewife/homemaker

    and I love it!. I feel like it is something I have been waiting my whole life to do. When I was a young girl it is sort of expected of me and I looked forward to it, but it never happened as I hoped. My first husband and the father of my wonderful daughter insisted that once we...
    deleted deleted
    Jun 22, 2014

    I Love Being A Housewife But...

    I just wish I knew a few more! I have been a housewife since starting my maternity leave with my son a couple of years ago and have never looked back. We are very lucky to be able to live off of my husband’s income and I have never been happier. I have had important, demanding...
    flossie1983 flossie1983
    Aug 21, 2012

    I used to work and go to collage I wanted to be

    someone someday and then one day I met him and got married now I'm a housewife I don't go to school o sit at home cleaning and cooking it just doesn't feel right I been like this for 2 years w my daughter and another one on the way I feel the need to work and feel useful to...
    Eamydiaz Eamydiaz
    22-25, F
    1 Response Jan 26, 2015

    I Am A House... Wife??

    i am not married, but i do currently live with my boyfriend and have for a year now. He has custody of his two daughters and he works so i stay at home all day taking care of them and the house, and when he gets home him as well. He takes care of all the bills and i take care of...
    Juicywonderland Juicywonderland
    18-21, F
    3 Responses Mar 11, 2011

    Perfect Life

    Hi!    i've been a housewife ever since i got married and i JUST LOVE IT!!!!! And i'd like to say that it's not an easy job but i'm happy to say that it's an excellent one for me! My Husband earns enough money for our life's necessities and it's just wonderful that i...
    submissiveangel submissiveangel
    26-30, F
    2 Responses Apr 2, 2009

    Newly Married Homemaker Not Housewife

    I dayed my husband for 5 + years and recently married in September 09. We both had successful jobs but never saw eachother. We decided to relocate to better promote his company and for me to be a homemaker. I have been at home since late Janurary and I'm now bored. I have been...
    p3z95ye0d3 p3z95ye0d3
    7 Responses May 20, 2010

    Being A Housewife

    I am just an ordinary housewife and have been for the last 32 years. I feel I have never really had a life outside of my marriage. Although there was a time when I began to have some kind of life. I had a six-month job which didn't work out, because the employer who hired me...
    deleted deleted
    2 Responses May 9, 2012

    I Think This Group Must Be Deleted

    Thought1 Thought1
    9 Responses Oct 28, 2009

    I am a housewife predominately.

    However, I do work out of the house three times a week as a nurse.
    californiahousewife californiahousewife
    41-45, F
    2 Responses Feb 24, 2014

    Just want a friend

    I'm married to a good man. That alone is hard to find. I have no life but the confines of my own home. I do not socialize at bars I don't drink. I don't have friends that share my love for crafting, or any home making stuff at all. I was hoping to find other wives to swap recipes...
    egglady13 egglady13
    46-50, F
    Aug 19, 2013

    Fat and Bored!

    Being a housewife is by far the most boring job I have ever had. I wish, wish wish I could find a part time job. I have probably gained 60 pounds this year. No joke.
    Bennah Bennah
    31-35, F
    10 Responses Oct 4, 2009

    I Have Recently Resigned From My Job..And Am Now A Housewife!

    I recently resigned from my job due to stress, crazy manager, workload and not agreeing with changes within the organisation. I'am now a fully fledge housewife now (for about a month and a half) and have found it really relaxing doing things at my own pace. My relationship with...
    candy85 candy85
    31-35, F
    2 Responses Apr 22, 2013

    Raising a Husband Gets Tough, Lol

     I am a nelywed housewife. My husband is great and weve been married 8months now, but sometimes i feel like im raising a 22 yr old kid. im only 19 and some think we did this too young, but we do have something very special. I just wish hed realize that his clothes belong in...
    spreadthelove127 spreadthelove127
    18-21, F
    4 Responses May 8, 2008


    I have been a house wife for over 10 years. Whenever I meet people and they ask me what I do. If I say I am a housewife, they give me a condescending look or treat me like I am nothing. I have even had people turn and walk away. I work really really hard at home. I have no...
    SylviaPlath SylviaPlath
    2 Responses Oct 13, 2013

    Tried It Can't Ge Used to It After 2yrs

    i have been a housewife for 2 yrs have a 2 and 9 yr old and always worked and been married for 10 yrs and after my daughter i decided to stay home but my patience is running out i have gained 20 pounds that can't control and wondering if this feeling is normal?
    27qmaribel59 27qmaribel59
    3 Responses Aug 14, 2009

    How Do They Do It?!

    Hi! I'm Sarah, I'm 22 years old and I've been a house wife for a little over three years now. I'd always imagined that when I got married and had children that I would live the way my grandmother did. My husband would always be happy and well fed, my home would always be clean...
    crosseyedbear9 crosseyedbear9
    22-25, F
    2 Responses Oct 30, 2012

    I always so guilty if I rest.

    So here I am on a Sunday husband is working and I feel guilty for wanting to rest. The house is clean, the kids are fed, the laundry never ends but it's not overflowing...but I feel so guilty for watching a movie. Thing husband doesn't get a break...
    Jessamine3 Jessamine3
    41-45, F
    1 Response Mar 20

    And I Like It

    It was never what I thought I would be. My family is well knowed by it's professional women, but I guess that with an early pregnancy and early marriage that's what I ended up to be, and I like it. I like that it gives me time to spend with my sons. And I like that it's me who is...
    Darat Darat
    26-30, F
    1 Response Oct 27, 2010

    I Love Being A House Wife

    I like being free to order the day how I choose. I like not having irritating colleages who do not do their share of the work and I like fathing around making things look pretty, just because I don't need to leave the house to go to work. I have the time to devote to being a good...
    RobertaSunset RobertaSunset
    36-40, F
    4 Responses Mar 8, 2011
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