The Effect of Being a Stay at Home Mom on Career
By Vivien Interrupted on October 09, 2012
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[Editor's Note: You know deep down that you want to stay at home with your kids (at least while they are younger). Yet you worry about the effect it might have on your career. Here's an insider look at some of the effects of staying home has on one mother's career. - Paula G]
The Effects of Staying Home with My Kids on My Career
When I found out I was pregnant with my daughter in 2008, my husband and I decided that I would stay home with her for at least the first year. Even though I had never even met my little one, I knew that I wouldn’t be able to stand being separated from her. Honestly, I never thought twice about this decision and how it might later affect my career.