5 Tips to Land More Writing Jobs on Contena

There are a few different strategies to land paid writing jobs online, and one of the easiest methods for beginner writers is to apply for job listings. There is a big problem with many online writing job boards though. You take time to craft the perfect pitch and send it to what sounds like a dream job, only to find out that job pays pennies per word.

Contena is one of the higher quality job boards that I’ve come across. My favorite feature of the site is that it tells you how much the pay is for the jobs up front. Contena helps writers streamline the job process, which allows you to spend more time writing and earning money. (more…)

How I Made $4,925 as a Stay At Home Mom

March 2017 Income Report

Work From Home | SAHM | Income Report

March had some higher numbers, but I am still feeling burnt out and am going to tackle my health and hormone issues this month. I love motherhood so much, but man, it did a number to my health. Here is the breakdown for March. I spent a lot of time at home this month due to sickness and babysitter’s schedule. (more…)

How One Mom Solved Her Wardrobe Problem and Sold Over 4,500 eBooks

Mamapreneur | Outfit Inspo | Capsule Wardrobe

I have a confession to make. I recently bought three black shirts and two pairs of jeans with the idea that I was going to be the next Steve Jobs as far as fashion goes. I just wanted to wear the same thing in order to minimize the stress and time it takes to get dressed each morning.

The problem is that black shirts and jeans every day is boring. I’m not a fashionista, but I love my florals. The other problem was Pinterest. All of my pinned outfit ideas were supposed to make life easier, but every time I would try to hunt down the pieces for an outfit, it would either be out of stock or way out of budget.

If you are in the same boat of wanting to spend less time and money on looking great, let me introduce you to this week’s mama profile – Leanne Blackmon. (more…)

How to Make $1000+ From Flipping Used Items

Right now, our garage is full of strollers and car seats. This isn’t because we are going to adopt five more children, but instead, we have been flipping baby items for profit. We recently scored several brand new strollers and car seats at a local auction and have them listed at 100-200% more than what we paid for them. Most recently, we made $200 profit off a stroller find.

My husband and I have been reselling items for a profit for several years now. It is the perfect side business to do when you don’t have a lot of extra time, experience or money. Let me jump in with my story and give you some tips on how to start bringing in money through reselling. (more…)

10 Ways to Simplify Your Life

and find time to pursue your passion or side hustle

“I just don’t have time…”

Does this phrase sound familiar? I hear it all of the time from other moms who desire to pursue their passion or start a side business. I am even guilty of saying this phrase too many times as well.

In many cases, we do have the time, but we just don’t realize it because our lives are too complicated. Think about it. If you could simplify meal prep time, cleaning, exercise, and other must-do areas of your life, those saved minutes could add up and give you back your time. Here are my top 10 tips to simplify your life and find time to pursue your passion or side hustle. (more…)