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Stay At Home Moms

Lloyd99 Wrote: Apr 13, 2012 12:12 PM
Family! That is what should make the decision. If a couple wants to get married and have a family, then they should plan on "raising" that family. Children require caring for by loving and considerate parents, not left to survive the best way they can, on their own. It is usually the woman's lot to stay at home and care for the children she has borne, and that is the way it has been for centuries. In our present culture, the woman is often better educated and has a better job than the man. In some cases where this is true, she returns to work after the child is born, and the husband stays at home. Either way the children have a loving parent around all the time, to guide and protect them.

Yesterday, Ann Romney was attacked by the left wing for being a stay at home mom. I think this is crazy. Over the years, I have witnessed left wing working mom’s smugness. My wife is a stay at home mom. Some people think that we live in the dark ages.

However, for us it was a conscious choice. We had long conversations about it. Our first child was born in 1991. At the time, my wife was a salesperson with Ortho Phara. Prior to that job, she worked at Advanced Care Products where she was one of the...