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    Default Who do you talk to?

    Who do you talk to when you are stressed?
    I am so stressed. I feel the whole family's financial responsibility is dependent on me, all the bills are getting on top of the whole family and I am just swamped with millions of things I have to do and just have no time to do anything plus the lack of time to spend with the kids and the guilt building up because of it.
    I find myself have no one to talk to.
    My parents lives in NZ and we never talk about my feelings for as long as I remember.
    My friends are an hour drive away and we hardly see eachother anymore.
    I don't want to talk to my husband about things anymore because he just doesn't get it.
    To be honest I am not sure if I want to talk to anyone I know. I somehow feel ashamed and too much pride in me.
    Who do you talk to to get things off your chest or seek opinions?

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    These forums, and Facebook groups are wonderful for that.
    It can be so hard to find someone to talk to in these situations. Most of the time, I don't want to talk to the people directly involved. I have a wonderful friend at work I chat to also.
    It's good to vent.
    Xxx

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    I come here. There are occasions where I talk to some school mums I know quite well, or my sister for some things. Generally speaking though it's here.

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    I come here. I feel like I can be more honest on an anonymous forum

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    yep - my bubhub chickies. always.

    God knows my friends here have saved me from screaming and shouting so many times.

    I swear it has saved my marriage in lots of ways, as it saves DH from having to deal with some of my anxiety - and some of my venting

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    My dad, my best friend from my local mother's group (been friends over 6 years now) or my dig girls.

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    I talk to hubby a fair bit but honestly mostly I speak to the ladies in my fb dig group. So all hubbers I have known for 3yrs. It's amazing the support an when you are busy with life catching up with ppl irl is so hard. I would be lost without them all.

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    Quote Originally Posted by RipperRita View Post
    I come here. I feel like I can be more honest on an anonymous forum
    Same ....I have no one else...

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    The only person I talk to about absolutely anything that is stressing me out is DH. He is the only person in the world who knows all that I am going through.

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    Yep I'm with bubhub too in between appts with the professionals

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