Joined myLot 10 months ago
I am a mother who home schools her children. We are a family of mixed cultures that lives in Europe.
The Housewife's Discussions
The Housewife @thehousewife (2712) 17 Oct
I don't know why it took me so long. I have been an atheist for at least 2 years now, and living in a European country in almost a year now. And yet, just a few weeks ago I found the courage to stop wearing my Islamic scarf. I...
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The Housewife @thehousewife (2712) 14 Oct
I know this is bothering a lot of people lately, and mostly on their phones. This solution is only temporary and not recommended after the problem is solved, as they still have to earn from advertisements in order to pay us. On...
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The Housewife @thehousewife (2712) 12 Oct
Hi all, I am back. I’m not the kind of person that likes announcing things, but yeah, I’ve been gone from Mylot for a while and I would just like to say that I am back. I don’t know how active I will be around here...
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The Housewife @thehousewife (2712) 29 Sep
Being a housewife is totally ok for me... for now. I want my children to have all of me, and that always requires sacrifices. But once they're all grown up, I still have a few things that I want to do. Now I wish I could say that...
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The Housewife @thehousewife (2712) 19 Sep
Sometimes I am so sick, I take the unschooling approach. But even though I think these are the days where I don't teach anything, my children are still learning. My son learned that if he waters often a part of the grass in the...
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The Housewife @thehousewife (2712) 29 Aug
I have a little over $8 Mylot money coming my way in 2 weeks, and this time I don't know which storybook to get them. Maybe some more dr. Seuss? Maybe a favorite cartoon character again? Can you suggest me some children's books...
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The Housewife @thehousewife (2712) 28 Aug
I do this kind of thing a lot with my boy. He seems to be interested so I catch those moments to teach him things. Today my kitchen sink was clogged. I know better than to throw food in the sink, but I also know I am living with...
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The Housewife @thehousewife (2712) 25 Aug
On the floors, on the walls, on the table, on the ceiling, on the cupboards, on the bed sheets, on children's toys, on our clothes, on the doors, on my hair because she wanted to say "I love you mommy".... This is...
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The Housewife @thehousewife (2712) 18 Aug
Just got my new Harper Collins package of homeschool books for this year. It may not look like much for a family that homeschools year round, but that's just because these are mostly workbooks. I got plenty of "Learning to read"...
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The Housewife @thehousewife (2712) 31 Jul
Despite how some moms show their homeschool days on Facebook, not every single day is a great homeschool day. Just like life really is, homeschooling your children can have its ups and downs. Well, today I rejoiced at the...
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The Housewife @thehousewife (2712) 29 Jul
My poor boy is teething again. I gave him some Brufen, read a book, but he's still in pain. So we are both in bed listening to Hello, Goodbye and the Yellow Submarine. For some, the Beatles are not their cup of tea. Some...
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