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I Am a Mother of Two Toddlers

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    Mother of Two With Deployed Husband

    I have a three year old and a two year old and my husband just got deployed overseas with the army.  I find myself being mother and father and not having enough time in the day to even eat dinner.  My three year old has recently started rebelling against going to bed a...
    gsheffield gsheffield 26-30, F 4 Responses Jun 5, 2007

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    Tired !

    I am  mother of two toddlers too, I am so exhausted. My husband arrives so late that he can´t help me with the house nor the kids. I sometimes feel so stressed that I think I am not doing them any good. I don´t know how to deal with my kids and the house, at...
    JanettePachelbel JanettePachelbel 31-35 3 Responses Feb 12, 2010

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    That Logo Is Awesome!

    That is so something me and my younger sister would have done when we were tots!  We were always doing silly things like that and our mother always had us dressed in dresses and patent leather shoes.  But now its my turn.  I have a two year old boy (he's almost 3...
    NoGodsNoMasters NoGodsNoMasters 31-35, F 8 Responses Nov 2, 2009

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