Most of the time I spend birthing Mamas in Tech is done between the hours of 8:30 pm – midnight. I don’t know about you, but sometimes it takes HOURS for my 3 and 5-year-old to fall asleep.
It can be brutal.
This weekend, I came across a Google Talk with Rachel Bertsche, author of the book “The Kids Are in Bed: Finding Time for Yourself in the Chaos of Parenting”. She mentioned a staggering statistic:
Nearly all moms at some point deal with the guilt of being away from their kids while working. It really puts your guilt about spending 8+ hours a day away from your kids into perspective.
Watch the full Google Talk below.