There are plenty of daunting unknowns about new motherhood: Breastfeeding, sleep deprivation, and yes, will I poop on the table. But seldom do we *really* talk about maternity leave planning.
For those of us fortunate to have paid leave in the United States, there is still the question of how to set your team up for success, creating space for bonding, and what feels right for you. Five of our favorite mamas share how they’re approaching this sacred season.
Founder of cocokind
“Seeing as I’m going through this for the first time, I’m hesitant to commit to anything as I have no idea what recovery will be like for me.”