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  1. MIL in hospital...wife there more than home

    General Relationship Discussion
    I know I'm putting myself at the risk of getting clobbered with comments about being selfish, but here goes. Setup: I work overnight, then get our daughter ready for school, then sleep. My wife works dawn to afternoon, normally we have some family time, then I go to work...and she does our...
  2. The “Myth of Multitasking”

    General Relationship Discussion
    I know I am lucky as my wife and I both work hard to keep our home running smoothly but we do have disagreements about the best way to get all the jobs done, what standard they need to be carried out to and the order of priority. My wife “thinks” that women have some special ability to...
  3. Is this division fair?

    The Men's Clubhouse
    I have been married for 7 years. We have a 5 year old and a 1 year old. Another child on the way. For almost nine years I have worked hard(the job is mentally and physically challenging) to make my way up the ladder. It takes very good care of us now and I feel like my wife takes that for...