“I’m a hairstylist and, due to Covid, I had to alter my work schedule completely. I’m home during the week with our three-year-old while our kindergartner is now in full time in person school.
Due to the lack of child care, my husband works days and I do the night shift.
It doesn’t matter how long his day was at work or how tired he is, the second he walks through that door he’s in dad mode. Chasing our daughter around the house for a hug and trying to find our son because he’s playing hide and seek immediately.
We basically have 15 minutes in between our schedules to catch up and chat about our days. When I’m gone at work he does school work, dinner, bath and bedtime by himself four nights a week. I often work weekends as well. Not only do I get home around 10:30 p.m., but I come home to a clean house, kids laundry done, and my dinner waiting for me.
There isn’t a day that goes by that I’m not grateful for this man. I’ve definitely been the jackpot and appreciate all you do for our family.”
– Heidi Carlson
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