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Tips for Balancing Life as a Stay at Home Mom & Freelancer

Tips for Balancing Life as a Stay at Home Mom & Freelancer

Balancing Life as a Stay at Home Mom and a Freelancer Being a stay-at-home mom is rewarding in so many ways. Nevertheless, the role can be quite mentally and emotionally taxing. Especially if you’re an independent woman who is accustomed to having a career and making her own money! But balancing life as a stay at home mom and a freelancer can be tough! Working from home is a win-win situations for many parents. You get the joy of raising your children during those important first years. Plus, you get to not only bring in income, but have back a…
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When Mom’s not in the Picture: Literally, not in any photos!

When Mom’s not in the Picture: Literally, not in any photos!

I’ve always been the one to take photos.  Being behind the camera is where I feel most comfortable and I absolutely loved photography.  I often find myself very uncomfortable in front of a camera.  So as no surprise, I am often not in any photographs.  This is the case for so many moms, not in the family photos. I recently realized that there aren’t many photos of my mom, her mom, or even my Dad’s Mom.   Photo’s I would love to look back on but can’t simply because they do not exist.  Though I have memories, it’s not quite the…
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How to Schedule Alone Time as a Mom – #MomLife

How to Schedule Alone Time as a Mom – #MomLife

Motherhood is a huge joy.  We fill our calendars with appointments, birthday parties, soccer games and more.  With all the juggling mother's do, we often forget to take time for ourselves.  Thankfully, our friend Candice Schaffer from 70 Charlton, Brooklyn Point, & The Greenwich Lane has come up with a great list of ways for How to Schedule Alone Time as a Mom How to Schedule Alone Time as a Mom Whether you work full-time, freelance, or stay at home, being a mom is undeniably one of the hardest jobs in the world. And while spending time with our kids is…
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4 ways to get rid of Mom Guilt (Number 3 is key!)

4 ways to get rid of Mom Guilt (Number 3 is key!)

Motherhood is one of the two most important jobs in the world.  Everyday, giving everything that have to raise happy and healthy children.  There are truly some Amazing Moms out there, making a difference in the lives of their children, friends, family, and communities.  As amazing as moms are, we are often riddled with mom guilt. The overwhelming pressures to be everything to everyone can become debilitating.  We don't want to mess up a single thing.  Moms striving to be perfect, and forgetting to focus on the most important role.  To be an amazing mom, not a perfect mom. Mom…
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Best Online Jobs for Stay at Home Moms | Legitimate Online Work

Best Online Jobs for Stay at Home Moms | Legitimate Online Work

Many families with autistic children wind up becoming a one income household.  This can be due to therapies, doctors appointments, school, and other circumstances.   Even though you may be a stay at home mom, you can still help out financially.  Finding the best jobs for stay at home moms can be hard, but luckily our friend  Lauren has put together a great resource for us today! Best Online Jobs for Stay At Home Moms If you want to bring some extra cash into your household but you simply can’t leave your kids home alone, starting to work from home might…
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5 Tірѕ to Rеduсе Single Parent Strеѕѕ | Abоlіѕh “Guіlt” From Yоur Vосаb

5 Tірѕ to Rеduсе Single Parent Strеѕѕ | Abоlіѕh “Guіlt” From Yоur Vосаb

Being a parent is the most amazing job in the world.  With great joy comes great responsibility.  We all strive to raise happy, healthy children into adulthood the best possible ways we can.  So when you have to do that journey along, single parent stress can really kick in!  Learning how to abolish guilt from your vocabulary is the best way to become the best parent you can be! Today, we are going to find out some amazing ways to get you back where you need to be! Our friend Jason Phillips compiled some awesome tips to help reduce that…
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