Over the past years I’ve navigated a variety of positions – working outside the home, being a stay at home mom, working outside the home again, and now, being a work at home mom. It’s taken me quite a while to come to this place and I firmly believe it is God’s purpose for me to stay at home with my son, while also bringing in a supplementary income.
I understand that not all mothers have this option though; you might be a single mother or need an extra full-time income. I know there are women who want to stay at home, but aren’t able to… and also those who feel stifled if they have to stay home all day. It is up to you to discuss with your husband and pray about where God wants you to be.
But in case you’re interested, here are a few benefits of being a work at home mom: