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I Love Being a Housewife

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 143 People

    Housewife

    IM REALLY NEW AT BEING A HOUSEWIFE. IM SO USE TO WORKING A 9 TO 5 JOB. RECENTLY GOT LAID OFF. IM ENJOYING MY NEW JOURNEY AS A HOUSEWIFE. JUST NEED TO KEEP MYSELF BUSY AND NOT GET BORED. IM VERY ACTIVE. I GET BORED EASILY.
    bag7457 bag7457
    22-25, F
    Jul 12, 2012

    Little Excitement, But At Least I'm the Boss.

    I've been a housewife for 22 years and I love it.  I love the feedom to be able to create, cook, sew and paint. I keep my own schedule and now that the kids are gone, I have the whole house to myself. Weeeeee
    roary roary
    41-45, F
    1 Response Apr 11, 2007

    Pine Sol

    Well, the house smells like Pine Sol and the windows are open....Pine (chemical but necessary) inside and real pine outside, sunshine sweeping through waving lace curtains. I've done laundry, mopped the steps and the basement and even went shopping for dogfood and soap. Time to...
    hillbillycrone hillbillycrone
    56-60, F
    2 Responses Mar 6, 2012

    Just Something About It

    I love the feelings I get knowing that my house is clean, that my children are healthy and my hubby is happy coming home.  I have been both a stay at home Mom and a working one
    Michellewhois Michellewhois
    56-60
    Jan 10, 2010

    Love It But Feel Guilty

    I love to be a housewife. It means to me that i am being loved and appreciated just for me, and not for my salary. Love the garden, unstructured days, walks whenever I feel like doing them, experiments in the kitchen, reading and watching movies, always being available for my son...
    Natiko Natiko
    56-60, F
    Sep 5, 2012

    I Like It

    I love it! because i feel great staying at home, cooking yummy meals and just being pretty. I love being a housewife! Although me and significant other havent started living together because we have to buy a home but still, the idea is great. I do practice cooking and I think it...
    HelenParis HelenParis
    22-25
    1 Response Apr 8, 2012

    Housewife From Across The Pond

    I met my husband via the internet. He being in the UK and myself in the states who knew how it would all pan out in the beginning. It did and I am here and loving it. Right now as I work as a temp we have been exploring me being a housewife at least part time and possibly full...
    ayfa ayfa
    46-50
    Jul 5, 2011

     This Is a Hard One&nb...

     This is a hard one for me to answer, Yes, because I enjoy my life and doing things at my own pace. No, because I miss out on meeting interesting people and learning more if I was back in the work-force.
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Jul 20, 2008

    Having read some very interesting claims from

    feminist bloggers and web-news articles I felt compelled to cite evidence that there are feminists who enjoy being housewives. Knowing that the English language is a moving, fluid thing, I feel the static definition of “housewife” is long overdue for refreshing. I base my...
    sunshine8flowers sunshine8flowers
    22-25, F
    Dec 13, 2013

    Loved

    I have been a house wife for 21 years now. my husband told me I could stay home or work. I choose home. I had freedom to do things at my own pased. I was incontol of something important, my family. I enjoyed takeing on many roles record keeping, cleaning lady, teacher, and many...
    motherhen1962 motherhen1962
    46-50, F
    1 Response Feb 2, 2009

    This Is My Career.

    My sisters and my friends are all career oriented, but for me, I felt that working was taking away time from what was really important to me. I love being home to revolve my day around my family. I love being home when my hub gets home from work so that I can take care of him. I...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    2 Responses Jul 17, 2007

    Wonderful Life As A Housewife!

    Hi all... I found this site while surfing on a break from the 'wifely thing'. I've been over it pretty good. This is the first group I joined. I married my high school sweetheart. I've been married 10 years. My husband makes great money. I do great accounting. So he makes...
    Stacey83 Stacey83
    31-35, F
    5 Responses Jul 12, 2013

    Housewife

    I like being a housewife. At the moment, I'll enjoy it until I'm ready going back in the real world. 
    Whateverrrrr Whateverrrrr
    36-40, F
    2 Responses Sep 18, 2010

    Homely Girl

    I've always been a homely person so when I was working I was always worrying about not getting things done good enough. I gave up work to do foster care and it has been the best thing I ever did, I can spend time with the children and I have time to clean up and make a nice...
    RobertaSunset RobertaSunset
    36-40, F
    10 Responses Sep 10, 2008

    The Way It's Supposed To Be

    Before my husband and I got married we agreed that I would be a housewife and stay at home mother. I have had people tell me that I must be lazy for doing so, or have no ambition. Clearly they haven't tried to clean the house with the baby crying and a toddler getting into...
    ajw93 ajw93
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Oct 9, 2012

    Finally At Peace

    I love being a housewife. I am lucky to be able to stay home and not have to work. I take it seriously and clean, cook and make my husband laugh when he gets home from a long work day. My friends used to call me "crazy casey" because I was so out there and loud, now there is no...
    Caseyl662 Caseyl662
    31-35
    May 6, 2013

    At Peace

    I have been a working wife, then a working mom, then a working single mom, I have been employed, have worked at entry levels and been a manager, I have owned my own business. I have had a lot of money, and no money at some time, and I have been basically happy. Now I have...
    caro2303 caro2303
    46-50
    Jun 21, 2012

    I Love What I Do!

    I was doing some weeding out of my EP groups this morning because I decided that I did not want to have all of these groups with no stories in them, then, I ran across this one. I hesitated and decided that I would write a story in this one, I felt it worthy. I don’t remember...
    hillbillycrone hillbillycrone
    56-60, F
    4 Responses Feb 16, 2012

    The Way It Works For Us...

    I love being a housewife. I do work outside the house a few days as a freelance singer. I do the housework, the cooking, and hubby works a full time job. He loves the attention and affection of not having an overworked, miserable wife! I enjoy packing my honeys lunches, keeping a...
    LittlemissN LittlemissN
    31-35, F
    Oct 9, 2013

    That It Is Best Place For A Wife.

    I love being a housewife. I personally believe that it is best place for a wife to be at let alone a mother or mother to be. feminist today seem to forget that despite all of their posturing, everyone should be able to choose her own path including being a wonderful help mate to...
    elenamerx elenamerx
    31-35, F
    4 Responses Jul 22, 2011

    Housewife Is a Job

    I love being home with my children,i have worked off and on through the years but i never sent them to a day care. I do not believe in someone else raising your children. I worked nights if i felt i wanted to work.I love being home when my husband gets home and the whole family...
    militarywife militarywife
    31-35, F
    Jul 17, 2007

    Great

    I love being a housewife. To me, there's nothing better than being able to create your own schedule, doing what you want when you want every day, and not having someone be over your shoulder telling you what to do. And I enjoy cooking, cleaning, yardwork and decorating, so for me...
    Sweetheartxoxo Sweetheartxoxo
    26-30, F
    2 Responses Apr 11, 2008

    I love being a Housewife.

    and mother of 5..I enjoy the times with my children and being supportive to my husbands needs, I Love the stress free event of the work flow and the life in that that includes preparation and traffic.
    KristinaCook KristinaCook
    31-35, F
    1 Response Aug 4, 2014
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