How difficult is it to juggle a career and raise kids at the same time?

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  1. lrohner profile image81
    lrohnerposted 7 years ago

    How difficult is it to juggle a career and raise kids at the same time?

  2. keepitnatural profile image71
    keepitnaturalposted 7 years ago

    That just depends on what your career is. If you like to bring a certain amount of work home, or at least 'think' in your time at home about work then FORGET IT if you have kids. It's ok at first but they become more & more demanding of time & attention. When working & looking after kids too you "NEVER STOP!"
    Don't get me wrong, there is no reason why people with kids can not or should not have a good career, just make sure to get done at the office, have someone at home to help out or if you work from home a lot then a suitable child care arrangement is essential!

  3. Tamara Aspeling profile image52
    Tamara Aspelingposted 7 years ago

    I'd say, that whether you're a full time, stay at home mom and house wife, or a career woman, juggling children and any aspect of your life is difficult.

    However, the pros far outweigh the cons, and with a little time management, and a lot of patience, it's possible to be both successful, and a great mom.

    Accepting help, understanding that you are NOT superhuman, and you CANNOT do everything, is key. So if you want to be a career mom, finding good childcare, help around the house, and other support services and systems is imperative.

  4. MickS profile image70
    MickSposted 7 years ago

    Household management and raising children is a career, the most important career there is, that is why it was more often than not, left in the hands of women.

 
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