Stay at home moms are saddled with the responsibility of taking care of their family and home including their kids and husbands. They usually have a luxury of time at their disposal which could be plunged into making some extra income for themselves and their family. Many of these stay-at-home moms actually earn a lot in some cases that they conveniently assist their families in tremendous ways. Some of these side hustles are born out of their inbuilt talents or some skills learn while growing up. Some even leverage on skills learnt in schools. The beauty of it is that all these ways are quite flexible, and you determine how and when you want to work.

  • Start A Virtual Bookkeeping Business

If you are organized and good with numbers, you should consider starting a virtual bookkeeping business as a side hustle. It’s no secret entrepreneurs and business owners alike need help with the day-to-day financial operations of their businesses. You could be expanding your network from this also while earning money right from the corner of your room.

  • Start A Mom Blog

All the ideas you have used over the years to raise your kids and maintain a healthy, wholesome, and happy family could be put together as blog posts and shared with people to actually build a very large blog that could earn you returns from adverts and followership. You don’t even need to invest your entire life savings to set this up. All you need is to put together all those ideas for millions of people waiting to lay a hand on those simple but handy tips you have used over the years to raise your own family. They should come handy because they are stuff you have used in the past and they worked well, it should not be too difficult selling it to people.

  • Start Babysitting and Companion Care at Your Leisure Time

Experienced babysitters such as parents usually charge a premium for watching younger children and babies grow while their parents are away. According to research, the average rate for babysitting ranges from $11-$15 per hour depending on your location and the number and age of the children, rates can be more. Companion care is like babysitting for older individuals. Many retired people need help around the house, including washing, cooking, dishes, and other personal care activities such as bathroom assistance or shifting from a chair to a wheelchair. This also pays between $9 to $18.

  • Direct Sales

You could market a whole lot of products that could fetch you huge cash starting from your network. With sterling marketing and excellent networking skills, then, direct sales will earn you so much money as side hustles. With direct sales, you control your timings, your work, and the amount you earn. Many legal direct selling businesses are in areas such as wellness, fitness, lifestyle, fashion, jewelry, food, etc.

  • Be a Professional Organizer

You could earn a fortune from assisting people to organize their lives. A stay-at-home mom is naturally expected to be neatly organized and possesses an orderly home. You can leverage on this special talent to earn some money inside hustles. Until Lisa Woodward started a successful professional organizing hustle with a team that manages the business. You can also give it a try.

  • Be a Seamstress From Your Home

The fashion world can be very lucrative especially when you are very good at what you do. You stand the chance of building an empire from the corner of your home. The beauty is that you don’t even need to waste your time and energy on advertisement; your work will do the talking for you. Your clients will be doing the advert for you after you leave them satisfied with what you sow for them.

  • Blogging

If you want to start your own business, but don’t want to shell out a bunch of money to get it started, then blogging might be the perfect solution for you! At a cost of just $2 a month, it’s pretty much a no-brainer to at least give it a shot. But, understand that getting started could take some time – many bloggers won’t earn their first dollar until 6 months into that. The bonus is the immense earning potential. If you love what you are writing about and help your readers with their problems, then blogging can be immensely satisfying. To anyone looking to work from home, I highly recommend this hustle.

  • Teach English Online

Interested in teaching English as a second language online? If you have taught English in a classroom setting before, you are a shoe-in. For the rest of you, you may need ESL (English as a Second Language) certification. Earnings are between $10 and $22 per hour.

  • Participate In surveys

Do surveys on Swagbucks, Opinion Outpost, MySoapBox, or other paid survey sites. You only need to register on these websites and log into your accounts regularly carrying out given tasks and get paid appropriately. Your spare time can be converted to make some extra money for yourself. Your informed and enlightened opinion can actually be converted to some cool cash for you.

  • Hair Styling

Supposedly, hairdressers make just $11.66 an hour on average, but what if you were skilled and you only styled hair for groups of people i.e. Wedding parties before the prom, or a gathering of friends. You could make more than double that, I’m sure. If you’re good, then be selective and earn the most you possibly can as often as you can.

These are never the only ways to make money by moms, the idea is to be creative and meticulous in planning time to best suit you.  Just be yourself and do not play by the rule books dogmatically. Your path is quite unique and distinct in life; no man can walk in your shoes like you. The sky is just your stepping stone.

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