Quoting Mama Mallo (::" I plan on staying home after my kids are in school.. so that I can go to their school functions, help out on field trips, etc."
Quoting Chim Richalds:" I always said there was no way I would but lately ive been thinking I might want to. But I don't want to get terribly bored and depressed."I look forward to the kids going to school, there would be no reason for me to stay home. Even with a full time job, DH and I would be able to attend field trips and functions.
Quoting Jerri _:" I am about to have another at home...but my older two are in school and I've been volunteering at their schools. It takes up a good chunk of time. The teachers are always so appreciative of the help."
Quoting Chim Richalds:" What do you do to help out? I remember the kids whose parents volunteered and it seemed like they ... [snip!] ... I was when MY mom was a chaperone. Of course once we were older it was different, but in elementary school that's how it was."
Quoting Kaleighshaleigh:" I have two school aged and one that is 6 months. Before the baby was born I was very busy with my daily ... [snip!] ... church activities and sports. I wish I would have had time to watch TV and eat Bon Bons like so many people think SAHMs do. "