It wasn’t easy for me to go back to work. Not after any of my 3 babies. The mere thought of having to leave them for a full day was crippling me with guilt and anxiety. An hour here or there, fine - but a whole day!? What if they cried for me? Got upset? Tired? Nobody could calm them like I could and, so far, they had only ever fallen asleep in my arms. They were still so small.
But I also wanted to go to back work and be someone other than Mammy for a bit.Read More