All tagged budgeting as a stay at home mom

How To Afford To Be A Stay At Home Mom: Ways To Make Money

Don’t worry- you don’t have to hold your breath.

I am giving you real and practical ideas to make money from home. You do not need to be a business owner, an entrepreneur, or stay tied to a company. These ideas are NOT: scam, surveys, MLM, or illegal.

These are my top 4 ways for making money at home, that I have easily made $1000 a month! I would only recommend these if I actually had success myself.

How To Afford To Be A Stay At Home Mom: 5 Ways To Save Money

You are on a brand new stinkin’ journey.

You will have people make fun of you for budgeting and saving money.
You will have times where you see everyone looking glamorous with their expensive baby items and clothing, and wish you weren’t budgeting.
You will have times where you wish your husband added an extra 0 to the end of that paycheque…

But here is the thing: Know why you are starting your budgeting + money saving journey.

It can be an incredibly positive and encouraging journey, rather than something that has to make you feel less than!

Budgeting and saving money isn’t about depriving yourself. It is about being smart with your money so you can afford the things that mean the most to you.

How To Afford To Be A Stay At Home Mom: Treat Yourself Without Spending

Moms are allowed to have more fun than rewarming up coffee for the 9th time in the morning, and painting their nails while kids scream in the background.

Living on one income might make treating yourself difficult, so I compiled an entire list for you!

I have felt the desire to share my favorite free, or cost next to nothing activities for all of us mama’s trying to enjoy being a stay at home mom, while taking care of ourselves. I am all living life to its fullest and experiencing life, but mindful of a budget. Not only will you discover new ways to enjoy life, you can finally afford to love life. 

Old ways won’t open up new doors, so let’s try some new activities!