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Kids Will Always Need Thier Parents
Kids Will Always Need Thier Parents
10/07/2019

I think it's essential to a child's well-being for a parent to be around and available at ALL ages, particularly when they get home from school.   For most of my life, my mom stayed home.  There were times I liked her being around all the time better than others, but looking back on it now, it really was a nice time in my life.  She was always there to help with homework, she made dinner every night, and sometimes she just hung out with me and my friends. 

When I was 16, my parents divorced, and mom was no longer able to stay at home with me.  She was in a full-time training program so she could obtain employment and I always came home to an empty house after school.  It was quite a change.  By the time she got home, it was dark, and she was too tired for me or to fix dinner, so it was usually "fend for yourself."  I became very lonely and started spending way too much time with a less than desirable boy.  The second I was able to, I ran off with him. 

It took a few years for me to sort out the mistakes I made as a result of doing that.  I've learned my lesson and am now married to a wonderful man and we have two kidlets.  I've decided I will stay home with them through all their years of schooling.  I want them to always feel like there is someone there for them, whether it's going with them on a field trip, taking them to practice or making them snacks after school.  I've listened to you since I was a child, and you've helped shape me into the woman I am now.

Ariana



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Tags: Bad Childhood-Good Life, Parenting, Stay-at-Home Mom, Values
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