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Breastfeeding Backlash

Breastfeeding Backlash

The stigmas attached to breastfeeding in industrial nations and the dangers they pose When my first child was just several months old I did what so many working women do – I stopped breastfeeding because I just didn’t feel capable of doing both. Even though I worked for a very large company, there were no […]

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How to Find Work-at-Home Jobs Online

How to Find Work-at-Home Jobs Online

Join the Cloud Commuting Crowd Working from home became my end goal as two things happened: my children grew older and my expense lists grew longer. Add into those things a yearning for contributing more to the family finances and the sense of accomplishment that brings to me and I began my journey. Deciding to […]

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Stay-at-Home Moms Can Stay Connected to the Job Market

Stay-at-Home Moms Can Stay Connected to the Job Market

You have made one of the most important decisions – to become a stay-at-home mom. Your life right now is intense, probably filled with diaper bags, toys strewn across the floor, or perhaps crayon shavings in your shoe. While you might be encased in the tender lives of your children and daring to glimpse toward […]

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How Much is a Mom Worth?

How Much is a Mom Worth?

The Going Rate for Moms Whether you are a stay-at-home mom, work-at-home mom, or mom who works outside of the home, you still carry the unofficial job title of Mom. This most important job title, however, is rarely seen with the respect that is deserves when it comes to the actual workload that it includes, […]

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Raising Your Daughter to be Superwoman

Raising Your Daughter to be Superwoman

The Struggles and Rewards of Choices for Girls What do mothers teach their daughters about their roles as women in life? There are innumerable pressures on mothers to raise Superwomen – confident, capable, caring daughters who are loving and nurturing, yet strong and independent. When it comes to encouraging daughters in their endeavors for the […]

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Posted in Child, Childhood Development, Developing Daughters, Featured, Mom, Parenting Tips, Raising Successful Children, Stay at Home Mom, Teen, Work at Home Mom, Working Mom1 Comment

How to screen a nanny professionally on your own?

Choosing a nanny or au pair for your children is a process that should be organized and performed carefully, to ensure you find someone who can be trusted, will contribute significantly to the development of your child and integrate well into your family. The step-by-step process described below will help you make an informed decision […]

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Challenges of Being a Working Mom

Challenges of Being a Working Mom

I’ll admit it. Before diapers and baby talk, I was one of those women who envied those other women who “got to stay home and take care of the kids”. Visions of leisurely mornings, slipper-covered feet lounging on the couch with a cup of coffee and the remote in-hand, I too wanted to stay home […]

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