I still cannot comprehend how a single parent balances work life and family life. Besides the organisation of time and effort at home, many other factors come into play.
An employer might require an employee to stay until late at night or on weekends. How we respond to these requests depends on our priorities.
What are the choices if you have nobody to watch your children? Child care centers are not known for being open until midnight, so the options are limited or nonexistent. How we come up with a solution for this balancing act is a great challenge and mystery.