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Mom's Cartoon Nails Why You Should Never Call a Maternity Leave a 'Vacation'

Post by Genny Glassman. Getting to take time off work after having a baby might seem like a dream scenario for some women, but the reality is that nothing about giving birth (or the days, weeks, and months after) is easy. French artist Emma recently released a series of cartoons that take down the people who say that maternity leave is a "vacation." From how your body and moods change to the constant crying and the lack of empathy from others about how stressful those first few weeks are with a new baby, Emma proves that nothing about maternity leave could truly be considered relaxing.
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