Every mother has a unique experience when going back to work after maternity leave, so every mother’s advice will be a little different. However, there’s one thing that we know for sure: you won’t know how it’ll feel to return to work until you’ve done it, so be prepared for anything.
With my first child, I couldn’t wait to start working again. I had felt a little isolated at home, living in a new neighborhood without many friends and no family nearby. My baby never slept so I rarely got a break from caregiving. I couldn’t wait to go to work and have some time to myself! Read more on the Primrose Pointers for Parents blog.