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    I put this same thing on myself.i dont consider myself a family with my kids

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    Quote Originally Posted by nobull View Post
    Maybe im jilted and go against the grain.but i think a family has at least 2 adults working together not one adult doing it all.
    What?? Yep sorry I think you're jilted there...

    Of course single parents and their children are family! What else are they? Non-family?

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    Oh no, have I been had by a troll? And this is an old thread. Hmmmm

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    Agree with the majority - of course single parent + child(ren) = family.

    Everyone's family is different. As far as I'm concerned, my family consists of myself, my partner, our daughter, my parents, my sister & her husband, my partner's mum & her daughter, my partner's dad, his partner and their kids.

    That's what I see as the standard family part- - what immediately comes to mind if someone asks about my family.. Extended family would also include aunts, uncles, cousins etc., and what I call "our little family" is just the 3 of us.

    Edit: Yes, perhaps an old thread, but potentially an interesting discussion

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    Quote Originally Posted by nobull View Post
    Maybe im jilted and go against the grain.but i think a family has at least 2 adults working together not one adult doing it all.
    So any family where there is only one adult isn't actually a family?

    That's a huge load of bull dung.

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    Quote Originally Posted by nobull View Post
    Maybe im wrong.
    Yes. You are wrong.

    My family is not broken. My family is MUCH better better now than it was before.

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    Quote Originally Posted by nobull View Post
    Broken home....how are you teaching kids about sharing or getting along with others when your doing it all by yourself or run away when it gets tough.I did all the cooking ,cleaning .getting kids to bed but still tried to work things out.but yes i spose sometimes people have to "break"family.but its still broken.As far as a widow very sad but still a broken family.
    Maybe im wrong.but i work and have young kids half the time and it sucks not a good family where kids go back and forth no security and always missing me when gone.then the finacial dificulties.
    As opposed to teaching them to stay in a unhappy, unstable potentially violent environment? Teaching them that their own happiness and wellbeing doesn't matter, that staying together as a 'family' does???

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    Quote Originally Posted by MeetTheBluths View Post
    Oh no, have I been had by a troll? And this is an old thread. Hmmmm
    Hmmm I think we have - I'm going to cook dinner for my 'non family' - poor little urchins

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    Troll..old post..lol..theres been a few trolls talking.Just a different opinion instead of sheeple

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    Maybe you all shouldnt of had kids if your happier having kids by yourself.As you didnt have kids by yourself.there is such thing as contraception.


 

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