Maybe. I think it depends on your career and your family circumstances.
It depends on who's asking. I'm fine with friends and family, but I don't think it's appropriate for strangers to ask.
Yes. The pile of presents gets crazy and overwhelming and the kids really can't appreciate it all.
No. My kids are still too young.
$25-50. This is a good range to find something really special.
I don't know. I don't think this would even be a discussion if she were a male player.
No. Staying at home is just as challenging for a woman as it is for a man.
Overall, parenthood made me a much happier person.
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