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Working From Home Parents: What's it Really Like?

So I'm a newer mom of two; oldest is 5 and just started school, the youngest is 5 months old. When youngest was born, I was really looking forward to going back to work and contributing to our income in some way. I was hoping to work from home (I will literally consider anything) but send the youngest off to daycare a few hours a day. Not only would that give me a bit of a mom break and sense of accomplishment, but it would give us some extra income to boost debt pay off and savings. Hubby is Active Duty Navy, for reference.

Unfortunately, our newest little lady has decided that it is not going to be that smooth. She's a breastfed kid, fully intends to keep it that way, and eats every two hours like clockwork. There is no convincing her to take a bottle at all and she goes from "I could eat" to "I NEED TO EAT!!!" in two minutes flat.

I see a lot of customer service jobs on here and other websites but is that really feasible with an infant??? I need someone who does it or has done it to give me the lowdown. Is it like a shift situation where you're online for a minimum amount of time? Or a case by case situation and you're just on call within an amount of time??

Thanks for any help, tips, or tricks you can give.

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