With all that is going on in this world, what do I tell my sons?

This morning we woke up to another murder involving police and an African-American man who could have easily been my husband, sons,  brothers, father, cousins, uncles and best friend. While my husband and I take an active role in raising our boys, I shed many tears and my heart is crushing with emotions. Boycott they…

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My children are my reason for working remotely.

With the uptick in the number of remote positions and the increasing demand for employees to find greater flexibility in the workplace, we see telecommuting at the forefront of a number of discussions. From a personal perspective, the strong desire to be work-at-home mom started with the birth of my first child. This decision not…

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Passive income isn’t really passive, at least not at first!

I often wondered how passive income got its name. It really isn’t passive, well, at least not in the beginning. In the beginning, there is a lot of work that comes with creating an income stream which you rely on to accumulate while you are asleep, spending time with family or working on other products….

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Could you cover a $400 Emergency?

 A few weeks ago, I did a Periscope entitled “Could you cover a $400 emergency?”. During that scope, I talked about the importance of having multiple streams of income and introduced 3 ways to make additional cash.  The article “The Secret Shame of Middle-Class Americans Living Paycheck to Paycheck”, moved me to do that Periscope…

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More companies are becoming remote. That’s good news.

In March, I did several Periscopes where I offered tips on how to find legitimate work-at-home opportunities. As a mom with two young children, having financial stability and flexible tend to run neck and neck, which is why I am a big advocate of remote jobs. As the number of work-at-home position and distributive companies increases…

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A Podcast Changed My Life

Last night a DJ saved my life YeahCause I was sittin there bored to deathAnd in just one breathe he saidYou got get up, you got get up, you got get down girl~taken from Last Night A DJ Saved My Life – IndeepWell, let me be clear, this story didn’t actually occur at night, and…

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There’s no way of getting around it — you are stuck! Now what?

You finally decided to take that journey towards leaving the 9-to-5 rat race. You’ve been reading books, listening to podcasts and joining support groups to help keep you encouraged. You’ve also been diligent about completing your tasks and projects. You are even so motivated to make a change that you’ve actually put in the grind…

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A Non-Techie’s Guide For Building Your Next Website.

When I first decided to create a website using WordPress, I did not know what to expect. Despite purchasing my domain name and hosting in March of 2015, I did not start the building process until months later. I worked with web designers on previous projects and had some experience with the process. However, building…

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Columbus Day Fail

  This week the country celebrated Christopher Columbus holiday.  I live in New York which meant there was the annual parade that marched up 5th avenue.  People waved their flags, bands played and the music flowed. Schools were not in session, government offices were closed and subways were a lot less crowded.  And, while I…

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