Work & Family Balance: The First Years

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How Do You Balance Family and Work? What Works for You? How Did You Decide?

L.S. asks from Fort Collins

Hi Moms! I am currently a licensed in-home child care provider. I have been doing it for over 5 years now. My main motivation was staying home with my own kids when...


How Do I Balance It All?

R.D. asks from Chicago

Thank you for the responses- the good ones. The judgements- well thanks, but no thanks.


Do You Live a "Simple" Life?

O.H. asks from Phoenix

We try to live a simple life. Low stress, focus on God, family and friends. Little to no debt and pay cash for everything. On the rare occasions that we buy somethin...


Having Trouble Juggling Family, Work and School

M.E. asks from San Francisco

I am having trouble juggling my family, working full time at a job i do not like and going to school for what i would love to do. I go to work at 8am-4:30pm, then i g...


The Worst Year of My Life...

M.L. asks from Phoenix

Except for the birth of my newest addition 2008 has been the worst year of my life...I feel as if my life is falling apart... My family and I have had a really rot...


How Do You Balance Your Job and Sick Kids?

S.M. asks from Dallas

Is every job as stringent as mine as far as missing work to stay home with sick kids and things of that nature? My job is hourly so if I am not there and I run out of...


HELP With the Family...

K.H. asks from Chicago

Does anyone have any ideas on how to work out the family thing during the holidays....with the least amount of hurt feelings as possible. How does a married couple ba...


Don't Know If I Should Quit Work

R.H. asks from Jacksonville

I am newly pregnant and am unsure about how to balance work and a new family. Does anyone have advice on working and having an infant?


How Did You Decide to Work or Not?

K.J. asks from Dallas

I am in the process of deciding if I am going back to work or not. I have a 6 week old and I need to make a decision soon. I was wondering how other mother's decided ...


Sacrificing Family

A.B. asks from Pittsburgh

Ok, too many people are missing my question and taking this as a hit against SAHMs. *sigh*. That's not the point at all. Maybe I rambled too much in the beginning, so...