Working moms

Are working mothers driven to drink?

Nov. 3, 2010 at 12:29 PM ET

For many parents – stay-at-homes or otherwise – it’s hard to say no to the notion of a drink or two at the end of a long day. But for working mothers, the stress that stems from the combined demands of the office and the responsibilities of child-rearing can swiftly turn those one or two drinks into a serious problem. And it’s a problem that’s becoming fairly common.

Parents, do you find solace from the pressures of your career and your parenting duties in a drink or two? Have you ever been concerned that it could turn into a problem? Have you taken steps to curtail it? Watch the video and share your thoughts in the comment section.