Leo is officially 2 months old (as of Jan. 13th)! I can't believe how fast time is going by. He has been a pretty happy baby thus far. Smiley, makes cute baby noises (not the ones from his
I feel extremely lucky that I have been able to be home with him for these past two months in a country that doesn't believe in paid maternity leave. But if I can be entirely honest, and I can, I'm ready to go back to work and school. Being a mom is absolutely amazing! But I also love being a teacher and a student. Fortunately, in 2018 women can have it all.
Motherhood, work, school...you can do it! ((*with support*))
I start back to work soon and grad classes resume tomorrow evening! I'm excited to get back into the swing of things. While I'm at work or school, Leo will be with a family member which I am so beyond thankful for. I'm praying that we can avoid daycare until he's a little bit older and has a stronger immune system.
When I had Md, I wasn't so lucky. Daycare wasn't optional.
How long did you get to stay home with your little ones? How did you feel about returning to work?
Thanks for reading!