Quoting ma ♥:" What do you do when your LO is sick & you have to either stay home with them, or leave early from ... [snip!] ... If I'M sick, I go to work. I have to save all my sick time for my kid because I don't have any other option as of right now "
Quoting Socialist:" My husband or mom or friend will watch her. It's rare I'll need to leave when she's sick, but on the few times I've had to it sucked. My boss let me work from home at least, so that was a plus."