Category Archives: Infancy

4 Reasons Why Maternity Leave is Beneficial

Maternity leave can be a magical, albeit exhausting, time. Although the United States government does not guarantee paid maternity leave — instead, any paid time off following the birth or adoption of your child(ren) is at your employer’s discretion — it is highly beneficial for both you and baby, if you are able to afford it. Here are four reasons why maternity leave is so good: Your mental & physical health. Taking maternity leave allows you space and time to physically heal after giving birth without added pressures of a work environment, which means you may…Read More