well I mean, we both have jobs. But our house is TINY. Kids come over & ask where is the toy room/basement/backyard. We have none of those. My kids can't really be on any...(more)6-10-2016 10:01am
"teams" for dance or tymnastics since they are so expensive. We can't do sleepaway camp. We don't go on vacations. Last week, I chaperoned a class trip. AT lunch, we set out blankets & everyone took out their lunches. I can't tell how many had bought lunches. I made dd & I white bread sandwiches!! they had subway, etc. I don't drive a designer car. Yes, I realize just like you, that all of these things are a priveledge. That's bc we didnt' grow up with it. My kids will. They want to know why everyone else has a basement or go skiing and Disney and aruba. why do their moms get to stay home and I have to work. Why can't they get sushi for lunch? It is hard to have that in your face. It is the norm here.