Originally published by CBC Sask, April 2020
People keep asking me how I’m doing through all of this.
My second daughter was born mid-February. People assume I must have higher-than-usual anxiety around COVID-19 because I have a tiny baby at home.
But since going on maternity leave, my life really hasn’t changed much. In fact, being at home for long stretches of time worrying fanatically about the safety of society’s most vulnerable humans is exactly what maternity leave is!