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The perks of being a "work at home" mom

Society’s been quick to label the “stay at home mom” and the “working mother,” but the “work at home mom” is rarely ever mentioned.

I’ve been a work at home mom—in some capacity—since my first son was born in 2010. 577 more words


30 Days of Thanks 2014 - Day 4

Today I am thankful for the flexibility to take a few hours off from work to spend time with family.  I know not everyone is afforded this courtesy and for that I am grateful.

My Life

When should you cover up a personal obligation at work?

With summer vacations ending, you may feel there’s no longer an acceptable reason to be away from work. Can you afford to stay home with a sick child or work from home while supervising a contractor now that the season for time off has ended? 727 more words



This blog has been hibernating for one year, nine months, and three days. And just like that, after tucking my kids into bed, after eating a leftover banana pancake for dinner, before emptying out the dishwasher, and while drinking ginger tea, I felt like reviving it. 361 more words


Interested in a Flexible Work Schedule?

Flexible jobs, including shared jobs, work-from-home and freelancing, have become a new way of earning in a living, especially in a repressed economy. Employers unwilling to commit to 6-digit salaries are far more willing to contract with an experienced person on a project by project basis. 70 more words

Consumer News

Why Are We Letting Strangers Sleep in Our Beds?

Acting as chauffeurs, watching dogs, picking up dry cleaning, renting our beds to strangers — these are among things that everyday people who don’t know each other will do for each other. 829 more words