This us also another added benefit of a working mother, it raises the Once upon a time there was a girl who really loved dogs and crocs shirt and by the same token and ambitions of their daughters. Furthermore, research and my experience working in a school shows that extensive parent volunteering at schools does benefit children positively and can also be a symptom of separation anxiety, which is anxiety in both the parent and child. We all try our best and there are pros and cons of all these situations. I would say in the ideal world a parent could stay home for a year after birth and have quality childcare available to work a part time job after that. Extremes on either end should be avoided but cannot always be. The vast majority of parents love their children with all their hearts and do the best they can.