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Healthy pregnancy by Lynn Huggins-Cooper, Infinite Ideas

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24. Who’s holding the baby?

Will you go back to work, work from home or stay at home to parent full time? And if you’re working, who’s going to care for the baby?

You may or may not be sure about what you want to do with regard to childcare after your baby arrives. Whatever you decide, there are many things to consider.

Full-Time Parent

I stayed at home with each of my children at least until they went to school. I worked nights and worked from home to finance this. I felt a strong drive to stay with my children, as they are babies for such a short time. The key here is to do what is right for you and your family. In some families, dad stays at home while the children are small.

Work from Home

I now work from home full time. I find it ...

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