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I Am a Working Mom

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    Ya Can Say That Again - Single mom of three, working two jobs and going to school and I'm freakin' TIRED!!!!
    mysplitpersonality mysplitpersonality 36-40, F 5 Responses Dec 2, 2008

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    Unhappily Going Back to Full-time - When my daughter was born I was able to stop working for a while.  Then I starting working part-time.  Now I am going back to work...
    constantlyme constantlyme 26-30, F 1 Response Aug 16, 2009

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    The Importance Of A Good Morning Routine...(finally finished writing) - Well I need to start by asserting that on paper, I'm pretty well qualified for the mummy job. A former...
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Aug 13, 2013

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    I could not be a stay at home mom, but I sometimes wish I had more patience and energy to spend on my own children after the first 10 hours of the day.
    lizzie2u lizzie2u 31-35, F 1 Response Apr 5

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    I'm Sick ::fake Coughing::...(actually, My Little Ones Need Me) - I am home with my little ones today because school is closed. Originally, today was scheduled to be a half day at...
    DeeLisa DeeLisa 31-35 2 Responses Jan 16, 2013

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    Wondering If I Still Have a Job - Been on vacation this week heard from boss that division is having involuntary cutbacks Have to re-interview for my job Yipee!!! Life...
    MizzBlue72 MizzBlue72 36-40, F 4 Responses Feb 13, 2009

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    Working From Home As A Chocolatier - Hi ladies,   In this new economy, many of us are strapped for cash. If you're looking for a new career to help you pay off your debt or...
    jackieDCD jackieDCD 26-30, F Nov 30, 2009

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    Sigh... - Tough day in the working mom department today.
    Tihtil Tihtil 31-35, F Oct 7, 2013

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    I wish I didn't have to work and support my family. I wish I could be a stay at home mom and that my husband worked instead. All I want is to have a nice home for my family and be...
    littleapple7 littleapple7 36-40, F Mar 21

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    I'm Happy and So Is My Family! - I've been working for a yr now. I love it. I got to watch every step, every word, first crawl, forst word and etc from both of my girls. I wanted...
    GreenEyedBeauty GreenEyedBeauty 22-25, F 4 Responses Sep 19, 2009

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    I'm officially a single working mom now!
    Annwithlove Annwithlove 26-30, F 15 hrs ago

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    I'm 21 years old, currently away at college. The only family I have is my mother, and we've been literally poor for about a year now. The thing is, we sold one house 7 years ago...
    janefloyd janefloyd 18-21, F 7 hrs ago

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    An intimate moment is when you haven't seen that special person in months. Maybe they were away protecting our country or working out of town for a few weeks, perhaps a lover in a...
    Satinlace Satinlace 41-45, F 5 Responses Mar 17

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    I was in elementary school. I decided to skip school with my friend Josh. It was back in the late 90s and my school was very close to my house. So my mother just let us walk to...
    dyssoc dyssoc 22-25, M 4 Responses Mar 24

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    Mine sucks. I am in grad school. But I need a solid plan starting sometime before I am finished with grad school. I'm going to start working on it this weekend. It's partially...
    SashaAmazon SashaAmazon 31-35, F Apr 2

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    I have a very hard time deciding which path is meant for me. Recently I have been taking a non-work sabbatical which is hard in and of itself but I'm still getting by. Sometimes I...
    MNI1982 MNI1982 26-30, F Mar 16

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    Tonight I realized I hate my stepdad he is an alcoholic and nearly hit me today, my mom wasn't there she was working, he started getting mad at me about everything swearing at me...
    soccerchik soccerchik 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 23

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    You're alive, but it feels like I've lost you. Sometimes I tell myself you'll get well soon because I hate that you're sick. I miss our weekend mother daughter dates and how we'd...
    McLovin0000 McLovin0000 18-21, F Apr 3

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    Why is finding a guy who is decent, hard working and not looking to bang within the first 5 min of meeting them soooo freakin hard!!!
    arod806 arod806 31-35, F 1 Response Mar 16

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    Wow... just wow, I cannot describe this sensation! This sense of pain and accomplishment! I finally broke my limitations today! I was bound on 25 pounds for curling (bicep) when a...
    Owl37 Owl37 18-21, M 1 Response Mar 17

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    I had a battle against anger most of my life.It manifested slightly in primary, against people who i felt wronged me or disrespected me. I remember i also had bouts against my...
    Valtielislord Valtielislord 18-21, M 2 Responses Mar 27

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    Well I started working out again and this is my second week of working out non stop everyday except the weekends. And I've been eating healthy, 5 meals a day and I feel great!
    andreaespe andreaespe 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 2

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    Yes I am a working man. I like working on cars and on houses.
    Chase1997 Chase1997 16-17, M Apr 5

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    I have had great results from working out.
    AWeber123 AWeber123 26-30, M Mar 16

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    I used to be. I was working on myself for a while. But I'm not now. I'm still learning sometimes, it happens still. I'm just me now.
    chimbie88 chimbie88 31-35, M Mar 16

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    I have been working out each day for at least an hour for 3 years and have as my friends say (male and female) the most amazing muscular body, I don't have so much muscles but if I...
    JarredL JarredL 13-15, M Mar 17

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    I'm just a lazy programmer. Everyday was a nightmare for me. I wake up around 8am and travel to work. Arrive at work about 10am and first things to done is to read many e-mails...
    ohmoomtang ohmoomtang 22-25, M Mar 20

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    When your job is like....here, if you do this you get a raise and a promotion...and I am like, why would I want that? The only reason I work, is to play my part in the preposterous...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Mar 21

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    Working out in so many forms- the gym, challenging or recreational physical activity, yoga or Pilates, make me feel proud of my body. It helps me de-stress and I enjoy doing it...
    ateamgirl ateamgirl 26-30, F 1 Response Mar 21

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    Being a Father of 6 is not easy! but I love being with my kids! Working from home has been great! being able to surprise them at school is great I love it! I always wanted more...
    mcateamgold mcateamgold 31-35, M 1 Response Mar 23

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    I really do. I dont know if its being a woman, but i hate working to look pretty. I hate the idea of putting two iron plates heated up to about 350 degrees and putting it to my...
    TheVampireQueen92 TheVampireQueen92 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 24

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    She drives me NUTS!!!! I basically raised myself because she sleeps all day. Ever since I was little all she does is sleep all day. Sometimes I think she doesn't even care about...
    DearYou DearYou 22-25, F 3 Responses Mar 26

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    When I graduate high school, I'm going to start a new life. A clean slate. I'm going to keep a couple of friends and get rid of the other ones that weren't there for me. I'm going...
    GeorgiaPeach03 GeorgiaPeach03 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 2

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    Here it is...another Saturday that I will spend in my office! Yes, I am thankful to have a job, and one that I enjoy...but I am missing having my Saturdays and sometime Sundays...
    MyCrazyLife63 MyCrazyLife63 36-40, F 1 Response Apr 5

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    One day i woke up i noticed i had woke up earlier than usual mom said “Heres your report card”she said as i unfolded it i then read: Math: F English: D Science: C and etc i...
    Carlyspnks Carlyspnks 22-25, F 5 Responses Apr 6

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    Okay just bought one of these and oh my do I love working out with this trainer just an amazing work out and a great way to take care of my frustrations that bother me
    Rena4 Rena4 31-35, F Apr 6

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    It really takes my mind off what I got wrong with me for the past three months, schizophrenia without medication is hard, I just can't help it, those kind of drugs have bad side...
    AYEZOOS AYEZOOS 18-21, M a week ago

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    met a 40ish looking lady in the gym; started chatting thinking she is my age, wow she said she is 67 being working out 15 yrs; she doesn't even look 40! she asked what I am...
    minthm minthm 41-45, F 3 Responses 3 days ago

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    I started working out at the gym this. I want to lose about 20 lbs and gain definition. I'm a 38 year old woman and I've never done weights before. This week, after being very...
    lee1898 lee1898 36-40, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    I lost my mom to pancreatic cancer in May 2012. The summer after I graduated from high school is when my mom got diagnosed. I had a boyfriend at the time but he became frustrated...
    kristyd713 kristyd713 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 20

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    I Turned into a girl by my mom When I was 3 years old my dad Left my mom with me and my 6 year old Sister. So one day my mom looked at me saying you are now going to be a girl like...
    TgKimey TgKimey 22-25 1 Response Mar 21

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    Long story short..my mom and my bfs mom both are having an issue with letting go. We've been going through this for almost three years now. My bf is living with his mom and Im...
    Slumbergirl92 Slumbergirl92 18-21, F Apr 7

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    im really in a very happy mood.. after all these years.. yes.. :-) to be frank.. i have read a lot of stupid experiences related "nak__d moms" .. but ya.. probably true.. i know im...
    newlife142 newlife142 13-15, M 3 Responses Mar 20

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    So Tomorrows mother's day where I am. Today in school they started singing for moms and they made like a little party thanking all the mom teachers and our moms; everyone forgot...
    TheLadyYves TheLadyYves 16-17, F 2 Responses Mar 20

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    No Running in The House This happened when I was about 6 years old. I was a hyper kid, so I got bored easy and was always running around playing in the house. This drove my...
    Iceman03 Iceman03 26-30, M 1 Response Mar 30

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    It was summer and my mom and I had driven 6 hrs to Utica "Middle of F*cking Nowhere", Mississippi for my first year on lower-staff at an overnight summer camp. Lower staff meets a...
    Amsch95 Amsch95 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 4

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    My mom is my best friend and understands me fully. Only my mom is a little different than other mothers. Ever since my brother and I were young she was always away. As in she...
    Cloverpaschke44 Cloverpaschke44 16-17, F 1 Response Mar 30

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    My mom blew up at me because I forgot to pass my student info sheet for school before the school year ended. It was just a small mistake, and she just started yelling at me. At...
    greatmaidensblush greatmaidensblush 13-15, F 1 Response Mar 31

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    I got spanked today for getting bad grades at school. I got out my report card last week and as soon as I saw it i knew i will be spanked hard, so i decided to hide it from my mom...
    leaklog leaklog 18-21, M 2 Responses Apr 2

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    I got spanked today for getting bad grades at school. I got out my report card last week and as soon as I saw it i knew i will be spanked hard, so i decided to hide it from my mom...
    leaklog leaklog 18-21, M 2 Responses Apr 2

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    One day I was sitting in my room just chilling out listening to music and my mom stormed in. She demanded to know know I Was suspended from school. I just told her it was a...
    urbetch urbetch 22-25 3 Responses Mar 16

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    I am not a Mom yet, but this is to all of you Moms. You are enjoying motherhood even though it is extremely hard. You make a huge difference in the world by raising your children...
    wishfullthoughts wishfullthoughts 18-21, F Mar 19