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I Feel Like I Don't Have Enough Free Time

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    I Feel Like a Hamster......

    on one of those wheels that just keeps going around and around. I've been lucky to have been an almost full time stay at home mom since I had my first child 17 years ago.  I'm now back working almost full time (4 days/week) and I feel like there's no free time to even get...
    Francescanolonger Francescanolonger 46-50, F 3 Responses Jun 5, 2008

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    Slow Down, Father Time!

    I try to work up the energy to do something, but then I get worried what my captors/abusers, David & Jennifer Jackson will think. I need to either: Get my Childhood Strength back, or somehow go back to the carefree, innocent darling little baby I wish I still was. D-: D-:
    WhiteLegoNinja WhiteLegoNinja 26-30, F Sep 14, 2013

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    I Don't Have Time For Anything Longer...

    Just a few words on this topic: I never feel like I have enough time for myself.  I would love to have more time available for reading, catching up with friends, enjoying my family, napping, or just whatever.  Sometimes I'll deceive myself into thinking that I actually...
    EternalCynic EternalCynic 41-45, F Sep 18, 2009

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    My Life

    i have zero free time. my weeks are filled with something all day every day with very little "me" time in between. I have a baby that is about five months old. her father and i are seperated. so i have her Sunday night. she gets up at least once a night. i have to get...
    shamakakar shamakakar 18-21, F 2 Responses Oct 18, 2009

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