stay at home mom jobs

9 Flexible Stay at Home Mom Jobs That Actually Pay Well

For me, learning about stay at home mom jobs — and actually getting hired for one — was a game changer.

Last year I left my full-time teaching job to stay home with my newborn daughter and two-year-old son. The only thoughts occupying my mind in those first few months were nursing, tackling piles of laundry, sleep training, entertaining my toddler, and how utterly, painfully exhausted I was from watching two kids every day while barely sleeping at night. It made having one baby seem like a piece of cake.

Around the six month mark, I finally felt like I was getting into a manageable rhythm. We were all sleeping better at night, I had regained my pre-pregnancy body (well, for the most part), and I’d figured out how to take both kids out of the house all by myself.

But at the same time, I felt overwhelmed thinking about my children’s needs 24 hours a day and not doing much else to stimulate my own brain. I also wanted to make some money again, but I wasn’t ready to put my youngest in daycare to go back to work. Continue reading “9 Flexible Stay at Home Mom Jobs That Actually Pay Well”

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26 Work From Home Companies With Incredible Employee Benefits

If you’re considering working remotely, you might be worried you have to choose between location independence and a secure job with benefits. But if you get hired at one of these 26 work from home companies, you don’t have to sacrifice benefits and perks to work wherever you want.

In fact, the companies below rely on 100% distributed teams, and they encourage their employees to build fulfilling careers from anywhere in the world. And to support them along the way, they provide some incredible perks and benefits.

Many offer unlimited paid time off, and some have all-expense paid company retreats in exciting destinations. Plus, most come with a 401(k) with a company match to help you save for retirement, along with reimbursement for home office equipment and a coworking space.

If you’re looking for a steady, salaried job you can do from anywhere — while still enjoying the benefits that come with full-time work — check out if any of these forward-thinking companies are hiring.

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