Choosing to be a full time mom is one of the hardest decision that every women face. We have to admit that women today is very different, they no longer want to be a full time mom because they also have their own dream and career. For them, having a child is a not a good reason to quit job.
But there are also women who are willing to sacrifice their own career and dream just to be with their child, 24/7. For me, each woman has their own reasons and there is no right and wrong decisions, whether you choose to be a full time mom or working mom.
Here are my list of advantages and disadvantages of stay at home mom, you are free to add and share your own list.
1.I no longer need to file vacation leave or sick leave if I want to travel or if I am sick.
2.I can witness every milestone and development of my child.
3.I am always present whenever and wherever he needs me.
4.I have quantity and quality time with my husband and my child.
5.No need to hire helper or nanny.
6.I have more time to read books, to surf the net, to finish my son’s photo album, to cook, to bake and other stuff that I was not able to do when I was still working.
7.I have flexible time.
1.No more salary, bonuses and allowances.
2.I have to give up the corporate world and shift my career as a full time mom. No more promotion.
3.Less social gatherings. No more teambuilding, company outing and Christmas party.
4.Less chance to meet new people.
5.You will hear some nasty and tactless comments like this.