Heart Affairs
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Heart Affairs

I Am Not Your Trophy Wife

And I refuse to become a liability.

Photo by freestocks on Unsplash

My husband and I made the joint decision for me to stay at home when our son was born — like thousands of couples today.

However, I wasn’t always open to this idea. Firstly, because I did not want to rely on anyone else for my financial freedom. Secondly, I hated the idea of not having a career and adding value in some way to the…

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Sylvia Emokpae

Hustler by day, mother all the time. Inspired by normal life occurrences because, in hindsight, everything we do is interesting. Chocolate addict.