It's working for Katie M
"We were waiting as long as we could, would have liked to have been making more money, but at 30, if we want multiple kids, we needed to get started."
Saving money to cover me being home with no pay for up to three months (FMLA) would have been ideal.
Ease on mom (me), breastfeeding gave me anxiety because I couldn’t track how much he was eating. And pumping at work, going back 6 weeks post partum, wasn’t a desirable option.
My short term disability policy covered partial salary for 6 weeks, couldn’t afford to be home with no pay.
Cost of childcare.