Monday, July 8, 2013

Story time: How my love for science changed after having kids...

As a women scientist, fully dedicated to my career, I feared that having a family, specifically kids, would make me love science less. Afterall, so many women in academics leave their science careers after having kids. But this was not my case. After having a kid, I still loved science just as much. What surprised me after having a kid, was how much a I loved my son -- that was off the charts.

Here is how much I loved my science career before having a family.

Here is how much I loved my science career after having a family.



So "How did my love for science changed after after having kids?"

...It didn't.

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