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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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    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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    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 13-15, 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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    So being in late 20s in noticed that I have not had close female friends since middle school. It's not for lake.of trying it just never sticks. Many people have told me that other...
    Sassychick06 Sassychick06 26-30, F 3 Responses 3 days ago

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    He was a physical and emotional abuser of my mom, me & Siblings, I don't know how my mom married this stupid guy.... !!! But to be honest he changed my life to choose right path...
    bak4u bak4u 26-30, M 1 Response 3 days ago

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    I started school and normally I get s text saying have a good first day of school but I didn't and I'm breaking down like a little ****! I lost it today so bad! he can't just...
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    He asks "how is everything" every once in a while through a text and invites me on holiday vacations every other year, but other than that I don't really talk to him. Sometimes...
    Hydrangea745 Hydrangea745 22-25, M 1 Response 3 days ago

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    i dont really know if this is a feeling of not feeling good enough, but basicallly I always feel like there are better people out there. I just moved into college and i thought I...
    4EVRANDEVR 4EVRANDEVR 16-17, F 6 days ago

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    No, I don't. They just don't do anything for me. Everybody has them now. A few decades ago, people were unique because they had a tattoo. Now I am unique because I don't. I...
    TW8NY TW8NY 41-45, M 2 Responses a week ago

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    Is it pathetic to not have a license at the age of 20?? I have my learner's permit thou. But everyone in my family and all my friends think it's sad to not have a license at the...
    odessa94 odessa94 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 27

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    growing up me and my dad would love to watch movies and hang out but over the years he got to busy and would only talk to me when he wanted to yell so now I can't stand him
    deleted deleted 26-30 Aug 25

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    I HAVE tv ( & 265 channels ) but I don't watch tv ( it's included in my rent )
    cashetty69 cashetty69 51-55, M Aug 25

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    Yet, I'm always tired despite the lack of sleep.
    MDaddysGirlM MDaddysGirlM 22-25, F Aug 22

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    My husband doesn't seem to be as interested in sex as he used to be. That confuses me I have a high sex drive. Not sure what to do.
    biancafilipina biancafilipina 26-30, F 21 Responses Aug 22

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    I have only one and im fine with that he's awesome btw and very funny too
    Degeneralfuqu1 Degeneralfuqu1 16-17, F Aug 22

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    zerofivenosh zerofivenosh 26-30 Aug 21

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    I have one friend who's a girl... but I mean we herded cattle for fun yesterday so does that even count...
    sidneyw24 sidneyw24 16-17 2 Responses Aug 20

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    I don't have really many...... but would like more! :)
    pandaangel pandaangel 26-30, F 7 Responses Aug 20

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    I don't have more than 4 close friends, and only one is female. there is a girl at work I'm trying to be friends with, though!
    gingerru gingerru 18-21, F Aug 20

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    I really would like to find a girl friend that's into Spirituality, Meditation, Opening your 3rd eye, trying DMT, Eating healthy (LoL Basically into the things I'm into) I want...
    BLAiiRBEAR BLAiiRBEAR 22-25, F 1 Response Aug 19

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    I think its very important for women to have platonic loving relationships with each other <3 i really do need girlfriends
    CloudPrince CloudPrince 22-25, T Aug 19

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    I'm sitting here on the couch next to my husband. He's watching Netflix and I am trying to watch with him. Somehow, I have gotten myself embroiled in a text-based war of some kind...
    ungreyme ungreyme 31-35, F Aug 19

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    I used to have a great relationship with my father he was an alcoholic but he wasn't mean. after I moved away from home he found Christ which is wonderful but it changed him and so...
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    I'm totally a narcissistic *****. I am happy on the outside and slowly dying on the inside. I have a family in which I love, and my husband dearly as well. But when things don't go...
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    i grew up with my best friend she was the wild one i was the shy girl i have known her my entire life i loved her as sister to me but two years ago she met a guy who we all know he...
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    I was talking to a friend of mine the other day. She’s a wonderful mother, and about 75% of her time and energy is all about her kids. So quite naturally she regaled me with a...
    Sarahbellas Sarahbellas 26-30, F 3 Responses Aug 16

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    I have a habit of falling to hard and falling to fast and getting my hopes up for something that won't last...
    Softballplayer101 Softballplayer101 16-17, F Aug 14

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    It's like trying to choose which of your children is your favorite, easy but impossible at the same time.
    NoGlassesNoLife NoGlassesNoLife 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 14

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