When my first child came along, I was working full-time and studying part-time for a master's degree. My time was limited but I had great support - my husband was working from home, and I had a helper. I was entitled to 10 weeks' leave, which I changed to 20 weeks' part-time. I also had a lot of accumulated holidays, so I had plenty of time off.
When my son was almost two, I started working part-time at the
Writing from home with two small children around is not easy. They just don't understand why you're not available