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Why Discipline Matters When You Work at Home

Working from home is everyone’s dream, right? Having your morning coffee lounging around in your PJs while you check your email and sales stats is the best job ever. But this ideal world can quickly take a negative turn if you lack the discipline to stay focused. The Big Myth When you tell your friends and […]

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Avoid Isolation When Working at Home

For some, working at home can be the key to creating work life balance. You can spend quality time with the family and set your  work schedule accordingly. But spending the majority of your time caring for small children and/or working all alone day in and day out can over time lead to feelings of isolation. The feeling of being  all alone […]

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Three Time Management Tips for When You Work from Home

It’s not unusual for mothers to struggle with time management. When you work from home, this task gets even more daunting. Here are three big tips to help you manage your work schedule when home is also the workplace. It’s All Relative Time passes at the same rate day in and day out but the […]


Basic Taxes for Home-Based Business Owners

Taxes are the one expense that universally every business has to worry about. Many business owners don’t pay enough attention to taxes. Your taxes can amount to as much as a third of all your income. It makes sense to learn as much as you can about how to mitigate and reduce your taxes. Here […]


How Your Kids Can Make Money Blogging

Blogging can be a great creative platform for kids. It offers a creative outlet and also a way to make money. You can even set up your kids with affiliate products and AdSense to help them make some money with their blog. That money can  boost their allowance or maximize serious savings in the bank, […]

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How Kids Can Make Money Playing Video Games

Like most 11-year old (almost 12-year old…) boys, my twins love video games. Even though I grew up during the dawning of the video game craze (remember Pac Man? Donkey Kong?), I never owned games so the mania surrounding them was pretty foreign to me – until I bought my kids an Xbox. I mean […]

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How Networking on LinkedIn Unexpectedly Led to My Latest Freelance Gig

I hate to say it, but a lot of freelancers and other online business owners still aren’t utilizing their professional networks as effectively as they could. I know that time is a big challenge. I’m a busy wife and mother of four running this blog and my own home-based business so I get it. Thankfully networking […]

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How to Teach Your Kids Online Marketing

I’m no going to lie – the idea of my 13-year old daughter on the Internet makes me nervous. Still, I know that online marketing is a priceless skill set entrepreneurial kids can and need to learn in order to build a  profitable business. They’ll not only learn the ins and outs of earning their own […]

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The Benefits of Kids Making Money with an Online Business

In Monday’s post, I mentioned that my 13-year old daughter has decided to start an online business through Etsy. We’re in the planning stages right now, and hope to launch it in early January, insha’Allah. She’s involved in quite a few academic/extracurricular activities outside of her regular school activities, so we plan to use this […]

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Keeping Kids Safe While They Do Business Online

This morning I had an important client meeting – with my 13-year old daughter. She came up with an online business idea she’s like to work on in her spare time to earn some extra money. She has a solid idea for launching an Etsy store and seems motivated and excited to get started. Since […]