Are you married? Is this something that you and your husband can afford? Having one of you stay at home?
If you are single, then the best answer is go to work.
However, child care is expensive. You are going to need help from your family. My son in law just got a job. And my daughter, for right now, has been home during the first year.
It has not been easy for them at all. The economy may not support both of you working, even if you choose too.
There is alot to consider on both sides. Consider every option.