"I'm still terrified of fireworks! Ha ha. My 2 year did NOT enjoy them this past year, but this year was much different. She enjoyed them, didn't cry at all and actually was asking for "More more more!""
"Thank you to EVERYONE who's replied to this! It makes me feel so much better I'm not alone.
Right now, I'm currently working 1 day a week as an office assistant for a good friend. Believe me, I know how lucky I am to have a job I can…"
"Like Stephanie I also am a consultant/reseller but not for Mary Kay. I resell RADA cutlery. Great stuff and very inexpensive so I never feel like I'm ripping someone off. They practically sell themselves and my customers tell others about it. I…"
"Oh Teanie, I'm sorry you're going through this. What if you split the difference and got a part-time job? You could still be there for your daughter but you'd be bringing in some income to ease up the stress. One thing to think about…"
"This is great advice! Planning is really helpful for us too- when I don't have a plan I always spend way more then I should! Time with your kids is really valuable and I agree keeping what your husband would like you to do in mind,…"
"I agree there are some options for at home things! virtualvocations.com is a great resource to find at home jobs- it all depends on your skill set what you will find, but it's a great place to start. You have to pay a fee to see the…"
"I have two little ones under 2. I left my job as a baker in April to take care of my kids. A friend of mine told me about Mary Kay and i thought it was a great idea. You get to make ur own schedule and you get to meet very inspiring women. You get…"
"I very much understand where you are coming from. I was a professional cleaner and painter right up until I was 8 months pregnant with our first child...when it got difficult getting up from washing floors, toilets and tubs, I quit. We now have 3…"
After making the decision to stay home with my now 2 year old daughter, my husband and I have been living pay check to pay check. I went back to work when she was 4 months old and only worked for a month to realize both my daughter and I couldn't be away from each other and that me working, even part-time, was not working. I EBF and she refused to take a bottle from day 1. It was extremely hard on everyone involved. My mother, family members who tried their hardest to feed her and me trying to…See More