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FrankiLee FrankiLee 7 years
I live in Canada, so I was lucky enough to get a year of paid maternity leave (benefits were based on the hours I worked during the last 6 months before I went on mat. leave). I will always be so grateful I got to stay home for the first year of my daughter's life!
Zivanod Zivanod 7 years
I'm looking forward to the time off even with all the hard work. Our New Year's Eve baby cannot come soon enough. My spouse and I will be splitting the mat leave. I'd like to do a 50/50 split. 6 months for one, 6 months for the other but it will probably be 9 months and 3 months.
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