There’s No Paycheck for Motherhood: Finding Value in the Home

There's no paycheck for motherhood, but this vocation is invaluable.

A reader who stays home with her children recently asked me about how to avoid feeling guilty that she’s not bringing in a paycheck the way she did before becoming a mother. She writes, “I still feel ‘less than’ for not monetarily contributing to my family. I have a hard time with being financially dependant on my husband.” She is experiencing what I think so many mothers struggle with. How does … [Read more...]