17 Freelancing Projects You Can Easily Start as a Mom

For many of us, becoming an entrepreneur enables us to spend valuable time with our kids, enjoying afterschool programs and robotic competitions while earning an income and remain professionally active working from home. Of course, not everyone wants to open a business, but everyone wants to have control over how and when to work, that…

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Why You Need to Know About the Mommy Bias (Motherhood Penalty)

The Mommy Bias, a.k.a the motherhood penalty is a term used to summarize the systematic disadvantages that moms face at work: unequal pay, different benefits, lack of promotions, and all these because mothers are perceived as less reliable and less committed to work extra long hours because we need have to take care of the kids. The…

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How to Start an Online Bread Baking Business

I love good bread, the smell of fresh-baked bread makes my day, it reminds me of Sunday morning with my parents, pure happiness. I tried home baking before, but it is just not my thing, I can build a house using my freshly baked baguettes as foundations and my cookies for flooring. I searched up…

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Career Transition for Mums: My Webinar Notes.

Last Tuesday, May 12th, I had the honor of sharing the “screen” with three amazing speakers about Career Transition for Mums, a webinar hosted by General Assembly. It was a fantastic 90-minute webinar talking about how we all started with a job different from the one we currently have, as Meredith Wheeler said, “careers are…

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Career Transition for Moms

We know that returning to work after a break can be a daunting prospect, whether it is a short maternity leave or a longer career break. Some moms go back to a similar role to the one they held before. But many others launch a new career, either by retraining or becoming their own boss…

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Companies Hiring Now [part-time / overnight]

The closed schools, working from home, and asking us to remain indoors as much as possible have boosted online shopping and grocery deliveries or curbside pickup. Companies are having a hard time keeping up with orders, so, if you need a part-time job check out the companies hiring now, and the ones offering a “contactless”…

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Working from Home and Sharing your Space.

Needless to say, thinking about working from home is not a big surprise for me, been doing that for the past decade, as a stay at home mom, I have a good idea on how to balance activities, multitask and not stressing over the lack of milk at 10 pm. I’m used to it. With…

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Family and Consumer Science Class.

Before I relocated to Texas, I had no idea what Home Ec. was all about. The first time I heard the concept was three years ago when my elder child was choosing her electives. I read the course description: “Home economics, domestic science or home science is a field of study that deals with the…

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The Mommy Blog is a Real Job.

About 3.9 million moms in the United States identify as bloggers and can earn around $500 – $50,000 in a month.  The “Mommy blog” is expected to grow to a $10 billion industry by 2020 (according to Mediakix). The Mommy Blog is about branding. Today, the Mommy Blog is all about creating a multi-platform, profitable brand,…

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Starting Your Own Business? VA might be your thing.

If your 2020 resolution is a return to work, there are different ways to do it: job searching, work from home, or starting your own business. I’ll be blogging about all of these paths in the next days until Christmas, so you can think about them and start planning your 2020 success story. If you…

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