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How to Stay Home with Your Kids When It is Not in the Budget

Do you want to stay home with your kids but can’t find a way to make it work with your current budget?

I’ve been there too and it is a hard spot to be in. Fortunately, you are not out of options. We have some great ways for you to make it possible for you to quit your job and be home with your kids.

When I was pregnant with my first baby, I knew I was going back to work when my maternity leave was over. It wasn’t my first choice but I had just been promoted at work and I loved what I was doing so I accepted that heading back to work was in my future.

Then I held my son for the first time and knew that there was no way I was going back to work willingly.

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5 Ways to Earn Money from Home this Summer

I’ve been a work at home mom for almost 10 years now and it’s still crazy to me how many options there are to earn money at home. I get asked all the time what the best work at home jobs are and with summer upon us I wanted to give you a few ideas if you’d like to earn some money from home.

Having kids home from school requires a bit of creativity when it comes to work at home jobs but there are still some great options available to you.

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Should You Become a Mystery Shopping Mom?

So, you’ve heard about mystery shopping and you thought it’d be a perfect way to earn money. Who wouldn’t? Being paid to make purchases and visit places we normally would sounds ideal and has been called a “too good to be true” WAHM opportunity, but that assumption has been proven wrong in recent years, as many moms really are pocketing cash simply for being a consumer. But like every WAHM position, this one isn’t for everyone – should you be a mystery shopping mom or hold your position as an average customer?

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