Work or Stay Home

Career woman or career mom? It doesn't have to be one or the other. Know your options and learn how you can find a balance that will work. Our tips help you nail your decision with no regrets.

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Watching 'Everything Everywhere All at Once' Made Me Realize It's Not Too Late To Want More Out of Life
As an Asian American woman and stay-at-home mother, I constantly wish I were something more than I am now. Seeing Michelle Yeoh in 'Everything Everywhere All at Once' gives voice to that desire.
Mom Who Reentered the Workforce After 7 Years Tells Hiring Managers To Consider Parents With 'Resume Gaps'
Parents who have stepped away from their careers can add incredible value to their workplaces. One mom, who successfully navigated a resume gap, wants hiring managers to remember that.
Why Are So Many Moms Solely Responsible for Child Care Costs?
If you're a mom in a relationship with your baby's father—say married, partnered, living together, etc.—I want to ask: Why is it only up to you to take care of the kids?
I'm Tempted to Give Up on Career Post-Kids—But Here's Why I'm Not
For seven years, I mostly lived off my husband's income so I could be the primary caregiver for our three young children. And it's come at a cost: my entire career.
What it Costs to Be a Stay-at-Home Dad
It turns out, men are just as tired of male-breadwinner culture as women are. More and more fathers are choosing to give up income, leave the workforce, and become stay-at-home dads.
Two Parents, One Salary: How to Make a Single-Income Household Work in 2021
Faced with the rising costs of child care, many parents decide one of them should stay home with the kids to save money. Here's how families who are raising children on a single income make it work.

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8 Best Swing Sets for Your Backyard, According to Safety Experts
Plus, expert tips on how to pick a safe swing set and what to consider when installing one.
The New Conversation About Being a Stay-at-Home Parent
For years, staying home to raise your kids was considered a luxury by some people—even an indulgence. But when COVID-19 made it necessary for all, that perspective started to change.
Stay-at-Home Mom's Post About 'Would' and 'Wouldn't Haves' Is All of Us

Ever wondered what your life would be like if you were or weren't a SAHM? Then this viral post is for you!