With women attaining higher paying jobs, more men are opting to stay home, as compared to studies dating as close as 25 years back. Women are highly educated, are obtaining higher profile employment, and are able to reach higher in their careers than ever before. This has lead to the gender “reversal”, where stay-at-home-dads are becoming the norm.
Today, numbers show North American women are delaying having children, having fewer children, and even expressing less interest in having children than men. An Associated Press poll from 2013 reported 80 per cent of men expressed the desire to become fathers, while only 70 per cent of women wanted to become mothers.
Are you a “stay-at-home-dad”/single father? What is your experience with this, and how would it be different from a “stay-at-home-mom”?
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