Tag Archives: working from home

Lessons from 10+ Years as a Work at Home Mom

“You’re not going to quit, are you?” My boss did not sugarcoat her words. If something was about to upset…

Freelance Friday: When to Ask for Help!

“If you want to do a few small things right, do them yourself. If you want to do great things…

How Life is Less Stressful When a Parent Works from Home

As I type this, it’s mid-morning on a weekday and two contractors are digging out the lateral sewer pipeline in…

Freelance Friday: Hidden Costs of Self-Employment

I’ve been a freelance writer/editor for six years full-time. It’s a great career path, especially for parents with little ones.…

Why I Finally Hired a (Part-time) Nanny

When my husband and I got married and combined our three kids ages 4 and younger, we knew it didn’t…

5 Things No One Tells You about a Home-Based Business

It’s no secret that working from home is on the rise. Have a home based business seems to be trending.…

Thursday Three: Recent Reminders to Enjoy My Kids

The cliché that the childhood years pass “in the blink of an eye” is so overused it basically has no…

Four Reasons Moms Make Great Coworkers

When you work at home, the occasional face-to-face meeting with the people you usually email all day long is refreshing.…

Freelance Friday: WAHM Resolutions

Being a work-at-home mom often means blurred boundaries when it comes to career and family — both a blessing, and…

Freelance Friday: Beware the Pitfalls of Self-Employment

There are certainly many, many perks of self employment and “being your own boss.” This is especially true in my…