Whatever your job may be, there’s a high chance that you will find it stressful at some points. There’s always a deadline looming, a video call to make, or a project to present, and it can feel like your world may come crumbling down at any moment.
Unfortunately, amidst all the stress of our day-to-day work, we can forget that other people’s jobs can be equally as stressful but in different ways. We often believe that the stress level that is personally felt can not be matched by others – when in reality, many are stressed for reasons unknown to you.
Being a stay-at-home parent is assumed to be a simple job, which typically involves taking care of the children and ensuring that there is dinner for the whole family. This assumption is damaging, so Ryshall Castleberry from Florida, took it upon herself to show the world that stay-at-home parents deserve more credit than they’re given.
People may ask: “But, what do you do all day?” to a stay-at-home parent, assuming that there isn’t much to do. In reality, the responsibilities are far more extensive.