You have always been a career driven women, but you have always wanted to have children too. Who says you can’t do both? There are so many working moms out there who are absolutely bossing their careers right now. They are also fabulous mothers to their kids too, so they have found that perfect balance. When it comes to looking after the kids, you know you will be able to find help in many ways. Here are a few more reasons why you should consider going back to work when you’re a mom.
1.You Can Hire a Nanny
You don’t have the be the only person who looks after your children. There are amazing nannies out there who are well qualified and have plenty of experience with little ones of all ages. You can even seek out a complete service to handle nanny taxes. If the financial side of things stresses you out, this is the perfect option for you,
- You Can Feel Like Yourself Again
Like many moms, you probably feel like your career gives you a sense of identity. Going back to work can really help you feel like yourself again, even if it’s only on a part time basis. If stepping into the office again will give you a spring in your step, then why not get back to it?
- Having Your Own Time Feels Great
Whether you’re drinking a hot cup of coffee at your desk or you’re driving to work alone, your own space can feel amazing. Going to the bathroom without being interrupted is also an added bonus of going back to work!
- Earning More Money Isn’t a Bad Idea!
You shouldn’t feel bad for wanting to earn more money in order to give your children a better life. Most moms have to go back to work for this reason and it’s nothing to be ashamed of. When you feel comfortable and stable with your finances it will ultimately help you achieve bigger and better things for your little ones.
- You Will Feel Fulfilled
A lot of moms actually feel much happier when they go to work. All of a sudden you will have structure back in your life and you will feel super motivated to get the job done. It adds a whole new dimension to your life, but you might be surprised at how rewarding you find it. Ultimately it’s down to personal preference; many moms feel super fulfilled as stay at home moms. If you need your career to feel better about yourself then you should feel totally confident in doing that!
Don’t let people persuade you into staying at home with the children if you want to get back to your career. You can be an amazing mother to your kids whilst climbing up the career ladder. You will soon be able to find your own way of fulfilling your career goals, whilst being the best mom possible. Believe that you can have it all and you will ultimately be happy with your choices.
CANDY TAI is a wife to David and mom of 5 with a degree in Communications. She's a native Texan (Hook 'Em Horns!) who's been making her home in the Kansas City metro area for nearly 15 years. She loves being able to shuffle her kids from their various sports activities, piano lessons, and school activities. She enjoys fashion, beauty, reality TV, and moviegoing.