Working from Home with Children—from a Mom who has no idea what she’s doing

  • April 06, 2020
  • Jill Lewis, lawyer at Nelligan O'Brien Payne LLP

If you’re like me, then you will agree that COVID-19 has not provided us with more time to read for leisure or reorganize the pantry. If you have a young one at home, you are likely balancing the stress of this pandemic, the pressure of your billable target, crisis managing your clients, all with your new full-time job—care-giving.

I am currently typing this article with one eye on the baby monitor, praying that she stays asleep for just a few more minutes.

Okay, so I am in no way an expert and I do not proclaim to be, but here are some things that my friends and I have shared with each other and I hope that you can apply them to your situation.