Mom Life

7 Useful New Year’s Resolutions to Set This Year

For most of us, New Year’s comes with dreams of a clean, fresh start and a year when we’ll stick to healthier habits and work towards our goals. Yet, sadly, statistics demonstrate that only 9.2% of people actually follow through and achieve the goals they set for themselves in the New Year. Why is that? Well, …

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5 Financial Wellness Tips for New Moms

With National Financial Awareness Day right around the corner, there’s no better time to get a handle on your financial wellness— especially if you’re a new mother in training. If you’ve had a baby recently or are preparing for his or her arrival, chances are you’re experiencing a variety of emotions. From excitement to nervousness …

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How to Create Flexibility As A New Mom With Profitable Side Hustles

Today, we have a special treat. My good friend Julie, of Millennial Boss, the Fire Drill Podcast, and Gold City Ventures (where she teaches others how to make money from profitable side hustles), is visiting to share her story about finding financial security through side hustles. Julie is expecting her first baby and is so …

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It’s Time to Share The Burden of Emotional Labor

A friend recently published his first book. And I couldn’t be more pleased for him. He landed a three-book contract, which means his long years of typing away on evenings and weekends has finally borne fruit. But it was my friend’s wife, not my friend, that reached out to me with questions about handling various …

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Don’t Let the Life You Imagined Keep You From The Life You Want

Have you ever gotten the feeling, as you drive through a neighborhood, that living there would be all you ever imagined? That this space would give your family the community and joy you crave? I have. Years ago, we visited a suburban neighborhood outside of Houston that seemed blissful. Pregnant with our daughter, living there …

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A Timeline of American Women’s Fight For Financial Rights

A Timeline of American Women’s Fight For Financial Rights 250 years ago, a woman became her husband’s property when they married. She was no longer even considered a citizen. All she owned became her husband’s.  Undoubtedly, women’s financial rights have come a long way. Women are on track to control the majority of the world’s …

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Affordable Cruelty-Free Products that Make you Feel Fab

Care about the environment, your health, and the safety of animals? But also need to keep your budget under control? There’s good news for you! Cruelty-free personal care and makeup products no longer break the bank. You can now find a wide range of quality products sold online and in stores that are cruelty-free, made …

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