One husband wants the world to know exactly what his wife means to him. So, he recently penned an essay commending her for all she does as a stay-at-home wife. According to the Daily Mail, Steven Nelms has captured the attention of thousands...Show More Summary
By: Karen Bigman Next to my divorce, one of the toughest challenges I've had in my life was trying to re-enter the workforce after a prolonged absence home with my children. You would think that getting moving to a new city and country at 17, getting married and raising kids would have been harder. Show More Summary
Steven Nelms’ wife, Glory, is a stay-at-home mom to their son, two-year-old Ezra. She worked while he was finishing up college, but after the birth of their son she didn’t
Girl #1: I am like, totally addicted to Days of our Lives.Girl #2: Really?Girl #1: Yeah, but I am so fucked up, because this one character totally got fired and they put another guy in his place. I can’t even watch him, because, you know, he’s not the same guy.Girl #2: Really?Girl #1: Yeah, it’s […]
It's 8 p.m. on a Thursday night. I've been up since 5:30 a.m., when my littlest woke for his morning feed. His older brother woke an hour later for his cereal, at which point my 3-year-old woke to serenade me with yet another rendition...Show More Summary
Working moms worry about many things: How are they going to fit everything into 24 hours a day? How will they stay sane? And, most importantly, how will their decision to work affect their children? The truth is that working moms are awesome and no one knows this as well as I do. Show More Summary
Shutterstock My parents and I immigrated to the U.S. when I was young, and money was tight. My dad worked long hours, while my stay-at-home mom focused on saving as much as possible. My parents shared a car, which meant that my mom couldn't drive to the store whenever she needed to grab an item. Show More Summary
A SAHM is worried about going back to work, but Dear Dad has the answer to help mover her past the fear and get her family back on track. The post Dear Dad: From the ‘Not Selfish’ Former Stay-At-Home Mom appeared first on The Good Men Project.
Nothing gets the Internet in an uproar quite like an article about stay-at-home moms or working moms. In the past week, I've come across three different articles about stay-at-home mothers. I know better than to click on these, but I couldn't help it. Show More Summary
After years of decline, a new look at government data shows that the number of stay-at-home moms is finally on the rise. This news comes courtesy of Pew Research Center analysis from 2014. According to the research, the percentage of...Show More Summary
A writer says stay-at-home-moms need to stop claiming they are ‘working.’ Looking after children, she says, is a privilege. A Daily Beast writer, and parent, passionately disagrees.
Name: Megan and Josh Miller Location: Nashville, Tennessee Size: 2,000 square feet Years lived in: 5 1/2 years Megan is a stay-at-home mom with two girls and a baby on the way. Stretching a dollar is sometimes a necessity, but it’s also fun. Show More Summary
When Tammye's husband walked out with the money and credit cards, the financial life for the stay-at-home mom quickly became an urgent priority. With no steady income of her own, a husband who didn't want to pay the bills any longer,...Show More Summary
Ascribing these fantastic exaggerations to a mom's "job description" only does one thing -- force us all to make light of it because it's ridiculous. The insistence that a stay-at-home mom's talents match those of actual professionals in certain fields just makes us all roll our eyes. Show More Summary
Anyone who says that stay-at-home moms don’t work has never stayed at home with a child or managed a busy household. Simply keeping up with everyone’s appointments, day-to-day maintenance, household shopping, and running errands can be a major undertaking. Show More Summary
I can't imagine someone asking a mother who was a doctor or librarian or store manager if she thought her daughters should be required to follow in her footsteps. Yet for some reason there are plenty of people who don't think anything...Show More Summary
I stayed at home for three years, worked outside of the home for four years and am now a work-at-home mom of two elementary school kids. Having experienced all of these versions of motherhood, I can safely say -- they are all tough for different reasons. Show More Summary
At the end of a day of looking after kids, cleaning the house and doing laundry, why is it that we parents sometimes look around and wonder how our homes are still so messy?Esther Anderson, a Tampa, Florida stay-at-home mom, recently posted a video to YouTube that shows the adorable reason.
Hannah Colley Giselbach is a 25-year-old preacher’s wife from Kentucky who chooses to be a stay-at-home mom. Nothing wrong with that. I can respect her choice, just as I respect the choice of parents (not just moms) who choose a full-time job. Show More Summary
A tax proposal in President Barack Obama's State of the Union address led to a pundit debate over whether government does, or should, give preference to stay-at-home versus work-outside-home parents. The debate itself is a helpful illustration of the different views conservatives and liberals hold about government.