More and more of us are kicking the 9 to 5 to start our own businesses. While this is great and provides us with a ton of flexibility in our lives, it doesn’t prep us for what to do when we need time off. And, yes, I mean off off – as in logged off completely. One of these circumstances is maternity leave. It’s crucial for a new mom to take proper leave to restore and nourish herself (not to mention figure out how to keep a tiny human alive). Today I’m sharing the top five mistakes business owners make when prepping for their maternity leave.