I quit my full-time job in June, 2011 because the cost of having an infant and toddler in day care was prohibitive and would eat up most of my salary. However, we couldn’t financially survive on my husband’s salary alone, no matter how many corners I cut. Instead, I set about finding a way to work from home around my children’s schedules to help supplement the family income.
More and more frequently, one parent chooses to stay home to care for children to avoid the high cost of daycare. Luckily, there are plenty of ways to earn money that offer you a flexible schedule.
Of course, there are the traditional work at home jobs that many people think of such as freelance writing and babysitting, but if you need to supplement a work at home job you already have or you don’t want to be committed to a job, these offbeat ideas might just work for you:
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