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Thread: The Price of Children

  1. #21
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    I too thought $24.24 a day sounded cheap. Kids are "Simply" amazing, where else are you allowed to be a teacher and a student at the same time.

    Then again, I still enjoy hanging out with my father, so myabe it just runs in the family.
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    The joys of seeing two teenagers live happily under your roof, priceless ....
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  3. #23
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    Quote Originally Posted by pskhaat View Post
    Dr. Durango, I should say the same for you, but I would sincerely hope their lifestyle is due to the love we give
    Dr., wow, I'm flattered. Yes, I'd say my children will have a significantly higher price tag than the average. Thank goodness the love is free.
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    Quote Originally Posted by adventureduo View Post
    Seems high to me. $24 a day? What are they eating out for every meal and going to Starbucks before school?

    C'mon Dave! How many dollars worth of chew toys does Dixie go through in the average week? I've seen the pics...

    Lots of unexpected costs arise with kids... $24 a day? Well I've never done the math as it doesn't really matter. They are still a better investment than anything else.

    Some things you just can't put a price on. And some things don't fully make sense until you try it yourself. I would put parenthood at the top of that list.

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