Single Mum Ramblings

Pitfalls To Watch Out For When Working From Home | – Single Mum, Parents Article

There’s no denying that working from home offers many advantages. In many ways it’s the ultimate freedom; you get to set your own hours, working when, where and how you want. However, there are also a number of potential pitfalls you need to be aware of, and watch out for, or you’ll risk turning your home-based job into an unproductive nightmare. Failing to keep business and private life separate This is one of the most common issues for people who…

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4 Steps to Start a Side Hustle and Get Your Finances in Check – Single Mum, Parents Article

Undoubtedly, 2020 has not been the kindest of years so far, and many professionals have been struggling with their finances. Some have adapted and well and embraced working from home. However, some others might be finding it hard to deal with the changes and the pre-existing responsibilities. Yet, in such times of uncertainties, their little room for despair. Instead, try the steps below and get a profitable side hustle started! Photo by Anastasia Shuraeva from Pexels https://www.pexels.com/photo/woman-carrying-her-baby-and-working-on-a-laptop-4079281/ Adapt Adapting to…

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How To Declutter – Single Mum, Parents Article

It seems like the bigger space you live in, the more you will accumulate. It creeps up on you over time. You buy stuff for your kids, your house, your spouse, and even yourself. Next thing you know, you have clutter. Use these tips to help you declutter. Invest in ContainersSometimes, the problem is not the amount of stuff you have, but where you put it. When you put your unused items in containers, this is an orderly way to…

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Why Helping Others is Key for Creating More Meaning in Your Life – Single Mum, Parents Article

What do you do when you’ve done everything? What do you do when you’ve achieved your goals? When you’ve had an impact on the world, earned your millions and bought your right to relax and do whatever you want? You’d think this would be the perfect situation to find yourself in and yet it can leave us feeling empty and directionless. It’s no surprise that many people suddenly appear to become much older as soon as they retire.Well, if you…

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Budgeting Your Money As A Single Mother – Single Mum, Parents Article

Every single mother knows that it’s a challenge to have no other adults to rely on in the home.motherhood is packed with challenges, but single motherhood has a set of unique difficulties all on its own. Not only do you have the kids to raise, but you have to manage your budget all by yourself.    Budgets – for some – need to be stuck to strictly. When you’re a single mother, it’s even more important because children are relying…

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Creative ideas for keeping the kids focused on learning at home – Single Mum, Parents Article

Whether you home school your children or they are home for the holidays, it’s important that you keep their minds sharp so that they can flourish once they return to their schools. You don’t have to be trained as a teacher in order to keep your children’s imagination and intellects bright. Instead, consider these creative ideas that will keep your kids fully focused on learning at home, even during the longest of holidays. Songs and Singing One of the best…

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Living Well on One Income: How Can It Be Done? – Single Mum, Parents Article

As a single mum, you’ll know that managing your finances can be tricky. A two parent household either has two lots of income coming in, or a full time wage and someone to look after the children- which is always going to make things easier logistically. But that’s not to say it can’t be done; as single mums we are superheroes, and manage to balance our lives and finances in ways that others can struggle to understand. Thankfully it’s simple…

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The Beginners Guide To Protecting Your Hair As You Travel – Single Mum, Parents Article

  Protecting your hair is difficult this day in age as styling with heat can lead to prolonged damage that can be difficult to reverse such as a receding hairline or other forms of hair loss. However, with treatments from a hair transplant clinic in London or in other parts of the UK, you can receive specialist care with long-lasting results, allowing you to reverse the signs of hair loss before jetting away on a holiday of a lifetime. In…

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Got The Holiday Bug | – Single Mum, Parents Article

I have never been in the position to have holidays, well not until now really. I can remember my last holiday very well as it was my honeymoon. Well, a honeymoon is used loosely as it was a hurricane hit Mexico that we went to and very quickly came home again from. It was warm, windy and grey.  Looking back I can now giggle that the signs were there really with a hurricane hit honeymoon as we divorced a couple…

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Understanding Your Carbon Footprint | Single Mum Ramblings – Single Mum, Parents Article

  When talking about living green or low impact living, you will often hear the term carbon footprint. But what is that and how do you know if you have lowered your carbon footprint by changing the way you live? Understanding your carbon footprint and how it’s figuring out is important when you’re trying to determine your low impact lifestyle. So here’s what you need to know about your carbon footprint. What Is Carbon Footprint Merriam-Webster dictionary defines…

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