7 tips to balance working from home with baby

I didn’t waste any time getting back to work after the birth of my son, Donovan. I had him Dec. 18 and started working from home two weeks later. I knew it wouldn’t be easy. No new career worth having is.

What I didn’t anticipate was how difficult balancing my new roles as an entrepreneur, mom and wife would be, even with the flexibility of working for myself. I still haven’t perfected the balancing struggle, but I have picked up a thing or six along the way.

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5 essential tips to stop Facebook from deleting your blog links

Have you posted a link in the comments section of a Facebook group only to find it was later deleted not by the group administrator but by Facebook?

I’m no techie, not by a long shot, but I’ve picked up a few workarounds just by doing what I do on a daily basis.

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I'm so in love, it's exhausting: a mommy blogger's confession

When I get excited about a project, I’m unstoppable.

I can focus on that task for hours, designing, writing, editing, shaping and reshaping.

But sometimes I need to be stopped.

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Starting a blog as a business not a hobby

I have a good feeling about this blogging thing. I’m optimistic about how far it can go and hopeful about the impact I think it could have. It inspires all kinds of happy thoughts of financial freedom, creative prowess and sisterhood, but it hasn’t been easy. No, it’s felt more like cramming four years of university education into one.

Still, I want to take some time to document every turn, every mistake, success and learning moment in this journey through the unfamiliar.

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