Aa
A
A
Close
1346146 tn?1299364097
totally off topic...wwud??
Long story short...my good friends daughter had a baby at 16.  She quit school and is living off "the system" so to speak.  She has no plans for the future no job etc.  My friend was the "friend" mom so I kinda feel she enabled the situation.  Fast forward a bit, girl was on no birth control so guess what pregnant again with a mixed race baby this time.(again I don't have issue with that at all just the fact she's doing nothing for herself)  anyway baby daddy has no job either.  I am giving her the basic things to start her off with new baby since she has nothing.  My dilemma is I have a very expensive cosleeper, pack and play, swing etc.  I offered to sell it to her for a very low price but neither has money or jobs so my idea was to let her boyfriend do some work around my property to earn the stuff.(removing tree limbs helping cut trees etc)  do you think that's a good idea?  I feel like an enabler if I just hand it over.  I've been raised u work for everything etc.  Do I sound bad for that idea? I was hoping to instill a lesson in there....wwud?????
Cancel
3 Answers
Page 1 of 1
1328636 tn?1389370992
Why would you sound bad for expecting people to earn something valuable??? People should ALWAYS work for things versus taking freebies. If these kids truly have no money and truly have no way to find a job, then I think it is FANTASTIC that you are willing to let them work instead of pay. Very generous of you.
Comment
Cancel
Comment
Avatar universal
Comment
Comment
Submit Comment
1244180 tn?1325902711
o i have given my stuff away to less fortunate people before and never got it back... honestly dont do it... whenever i tried to be helpful to others i felt totally unappreciated!!!
Comment
Cancel
Comment
Avatar universal
Comment
Comment
Submit Comment
1330108 tn?1333680904
I think that is a wonderful idea!
Comment
Cancel
Comment
Avatar universal
Comment
Comment
Submit Comment
Your Answer
Avatar universal
Answer
Know how to answer? Tap here to leave your answer...
Answer
Submit Answer
A
A
Blank
Weight Tracker
Weight Tracker
Start Tracking Now
Pregnancy: Feb 2011 Babies Community Resources