Mother and blogger Constance Hall has some wise words.
Brad Kearns, a husband and the father of two children, was at a wedding recently with his wife, Sarah, when they started up a normal, getting-to-know you sort of conversation with another couple. The topic turned, as it does, to careers,...Show More Summary
“I’m scared to post this” she begins. Erin, a self-described Southern white lady and stay-at-home mom, decides to tackle race in America (including the Kaepernick won’t-stand-during-anthem controversy) in what appears to be her fourth week of blogging. Show More Summary
A stay-at-home mom turned foodpreneur, Sundara Clark called on years of experience in the industry to fill a hole in the dessert aisle. After getting a lactose intolerance diagnosis for her daughter, Sundara set to work creating an organic,...Show More Summary
One aspect of the new Trump tax plan that got some attention from journalists, because it was confusing, was its treatment of business taxation. The Trump campaign told the National Federation of Independent Business that the plan included...Show More Summary
I don’t know who I am other than mom. Even when I have the time and can do whatever I want, I don’t know what I like to do anymore. I feel invisible. I only feel valued for the things I do for others. I have […]
Mothers would get a tax break whether they use daycare or stay at home with children from birth to age 13.
Ryan Ellis and Carrie Lukas each say that the Republican nominee has done right by them, while also each suggesting improvements to his new child-care policies. The campaign’s release about the plan describes a new tax deduction that “will be capped at the average cost of care for the state of residence.” It then says that “ Mr. Show More Summary
His praised stay-at-home moms for "their incredible contribution to our families and our society"
New York’s Sex Diaries series asks anonymous city dwellers to record a week in their sex lives — with comic, tragic, often sexy, and always revealing results. This week, a 43-year-old stay-at-home mom who, finally, got the life she dreamed of. Straight, married, Prospect Heights.DAY ONE7:15 a.m. We’ve trained our ... More »
I have been on both sides of the great motherhood coin. I was once the stay-at-home mom (SAHM) who worked from home at night, or on Sundays strictly part-time, but I was mostly home. I didn't miss a day with my daughter, and now, I am a working single mother who uses after care and, sometimes, before care. Show More Summary
The number of stay-at-home moms rose during and after the Great Recession, reaching 29% of American mothers in 2012, according to Pew Research. But, not all of these moms were choosing to opt out of the workforce; Pew notes that the mini-boom was driven by a variety of “economic and societal factors,” including labor-force participation. Show More Summary
If you want to earn some money while staying home with the kids, you are in luck. There are plenty of legitimate jobs that can be done from the comfort of your home and around your kids’ school schedule, play dates and extracurricular activities. To find a work-at-home job that suits you, check out the... Read More »
I want to start off by saying I'm sorry — sorry if I have ever judged you.... Sorry that I have never truly seen how hard you work.
Don't you love when you tell people you're a Stay-at-Home Mom and they look at you like, "That must be nice"? Translation: nice = easy. For some reason, raising children doesn't seem to have a lot of clout, at least not in this country. Show More Summary
A lot of people do not understand this, but being a stay-at-home parent is often a full-time job as it... The post 6 Job Search Tips for Stay-at-Home Moms appeared first on Lifehack.
Malia Litman of Dallas TX describes herself as a stay-at-home mom. Unlike most moms (or dads, or anyone for that matter) she has spent $100,000 suing the U.S. government to turn over 3,900 pages of secret records about widespread sexual abuse and misbehavior by the U.S. Show More Summary
Long story short? I had a baby. I spent six blissful months at home with her. I returned to work. I hated it and cried myself to sleep every single night. I became a stay-at-home mom again. I built my own business from my home office. Show More Summary
Teaching my kids that having a bad day isn't the same as having a bad life. My main career right now is being a mom. My other career is being a writer. This week I told my husband that if I had a career that didn't allow me to work from...Show More Summary
Life as a 31-year-old with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) presents certain challenges for Erin Soto, a stay-at-home mom with 7- and 9-year-old boys. She was diagnosed as a teenager and prescribed medication, but it made her feel like a “zombie.” Now, she manages her symptoms with a therapist ? and with lists. Show More Summary