Feeling at Home at Work

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[Editor's Note: The sense of whether a mom will want to work after having children can be unpredictable. You might think one way and then all of a sudden ache to work more. Here is one woman's surprising revelation and dramatic shifts around working and being a mom. -Paula G

Here’s the thing, I had no idea that when I became a mom I would want to stay home, nor did I have any premonition that years later I would ache to work more. People didn’t say that I would be judged for wanting to work, that somehow I am less loving as a mom for wanting to pursue a career. No one shared or admitted that how I viewed my place would shift so dramatically.

Feeling home at work

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