Anatomy of a tiny {closet-sized} home office

In the 6 years since Sean sold his last business to become a stay-at-home dad (a season that is sadly ending as he launches a new interior paint & trim business), we've tried several different office set ups—from various setups in the loft to working on the couch or at the breakfast bar downstairs. Although each…

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How to Start Working from Home with Babies and Children

The following guest post is from Sarah Parsons of HelpMeetYourGoals.com: Starting a new business or stay at home work venture at any time can be a daunting task. Add in a new baby and/or small children, and you have taken daunting to a whole new level. Give yourself permission to learn as you go --…

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5 Quick-Fixes to Fix Overwhelm When Working from Home

The following post is from Prerna of The Mom Writes: Overwhelmed. Exhausted. Burnt out. Just plain tired. Yes, we’ve all been there. Whether you’d been working from home for 6 months or 6 years, chances are there have been days in your life, when everything just seemed to snowball and your carefully arranged life just…

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Work-at-Home Success: How to Start the Year Right

The following post is from Prerna of The Mom Writes: January is here and you’re looking at a clean slate, a fresh start, a blank calendar. Now is the time to make sure you set yourself up for work-at-home success. It isn’t tough or complicated. It isn’t hard to do. It does however, require commitment…

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How to Reduce Holiday Stress and Overwhelm When You’re Working from Home

The following post is from Prerna of The Mom Writes: While the holidays are  a lot of fun, they can be a serious cause of stress for those of us who’re working from home. How do we juggle client calls and holiday shopping? Or working on projects and making Christmas cookies? Or dealing with orders…

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10 Tech-Free Ways to Entertain Kids When You Work from Home

The following post is from Prerna of The Mom Writes: Working at home with kids underfoot can be a challenge. Or not. Yes, instead of turning on the television, the next time you’ve got to keep the kids entertained, check out some fun yet technology-free ways to do that. Need ideas? Here you are:  1. Books,…

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Quick Tech Buying Tips for Your Home Office

The following post is from Michelle of Mommy Misadventures: Even if you do not have any students in your household, back-to-school sales make August one of the best months to upgrade your home office tech. Take advantage of the lower prices and package deals that are geared towards the back-to-school crowd can save you some…

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How to Create a Workable, Enjoyable Work from Home Routine

The following post is from Prerna of The Mom Writes: Working from home has many perks. One of them being you can create your own hours and routines. Unfortunately, this can also be of the downfalls of working from home. The flexibility to create our own routine often leads to haphazard, unfocused working efforts that…

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