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What to Expect on Your Maternity Leave (hint: not a vacation)

So as you start to talk to HR and plan the logistics of your upcoming maternity leave (for me that was 12 weeks), it's hard not to daydream a bit about all the things you could do in that extended amount of time away from the routines and the grind of work. For me, I fantasized about reading a book, sorting and organizing my closet, tackling a long overdue house project and creating great content for my blog. Sure I would have an infant to care for, but they just sleep all the time...right?

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