20 Fortune 500 Companies That Hire Remote Workers

20 Fortune 500 Companies That Hire Remote Workers

In technical terms, there are about a bazillion ways to work from home. Contractors, freelancers and full-timers  are just a few of the job descriptions related to WFH careers. For those people worried about important things like a steady income, retirement savings...
Should You Write for Scary Mommy?

Should You Write for Scary Mommy?

As a mom of a toddler, let me say that I like Scary Mommy…a lot. The humor and brutal honesty are exactly what I need on those days when Mister’s behavior is bordering on psychotic. I’ve even been published there twice, first on losing my daughter at...
5 Work-from-Home Mistakes (and How to Fix Them)

5 Work-from-Home Mistakes (and How to Fix Them)

  Hindsight is a valuable tool and I’m still learning and striving to do better. Take a look at the mistakes I made during my first year as a WFH writer and the steps I took to fix them. I wanted to do everything (and did nothing instead).  December 17 was a day...
DIY Kitchen Remodel: How We Saved $40,000

DIY Kitchen Remodel: How We Saved $40,000

Kitchen remodels are expensive. Crazy expensive. 10 times the cost of my first car expensive (a 1997 Ford Taurus…remember these sexy boat shows?) Image: Kelley Blue Book Classy. Anyhoo, while working on the loft, we spoke to the construction group who built it...
The Telecommuting Future

The Telecommuting Future

Happy Wednesday! If you’re feeling the drag of mid-week, fear not: I’ve whipped up a handy infographic about the future of telecommuting and all the possibilities a WFH career provides. I’ve talked about the reasons telecommuting works for me and the...