Working Mom Guilt: Dealing with Sick Children

5 years ago

Dealing with a sick child is never fun. But when you’re a working mom, and your child goes to daycare, you end up having to make those tough decisions in the morning. I find myself asking the same questions every time: Does he have a fever? How sick is he really? Will he actually rest if I keep him home, or is he better off at daycare?

These questions are much easier to answer when I don’t have important meetings scheduled or deadlines to meet. They’re also much easier when my CPA husband isn’t in the middle of tax season.

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