HOW A WIDOWED STAY-AT-HOME MOM
A DAY TELLING STORIES,
UP, AND SLAYING DRAGONS!
there's a way to make money without having to choose between
your family and your jobÉand have fun too!
you're like me, there's nothing on the planet more important
to you than your family.
you're wishing you could figure out a way to earn money from
home, or reduce your child's time with a babysitter.
the thought of parking your precious little ones in
daycare 12-hours a day gives you chills.
did me. And even though I worked as a journalist, I vowed not
to do it.
about to have someone else influence their futures. And I don't
regret it for a minute. It's been enriching and satisfying for
all of us.
I have to be honest.
was also a tremendous sacrifice financially. My husband worked
hard, but we barely squeaked by every month. I often thought,
"If only I could start my own business and make the extra
money we need!"
you might imagine, I had my hands full with four kids. And my
husband didn't have a spare minute—he was working overtime
just to make ends meet.
wasn't exactly "kid friendly". And the likelihood
of a part-time job centered on my other loves—history,
theater, and literature—was slim to none. More likely
I'd end up a frazzled cashier in a super sized