Category Archives: Resource Articles

3 Parenting Tips for Battling the Winter Blues

Another great post sent to us by my favorite Parenting Expert, Amy McCready of  Positive Parenting Solutions! Just had to share with those of you who are also as excited as we are to learn from her interactively at our … Continue reading

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Why do kids whine?

Editor’s note: The question had to be to be asked at least twice, because I’ve asked it at least a hundred times since I’ve had kids. I only have 2 boys- neither or even old enough to go to school … Continue reading

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You Don’t Need Supernanny to get Parenting Help

Definition of a “crazy” person: someone who does the same thing over and over again, expecting different results. Definition of a crazy parent: someone who does the same thing over and over again with their children, but doesn’t understand why … Continue reading

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How to be Home Free – Technological Trends

Technology is the reason that so many of us are able to learn how to be the new bosses of our lives.  Once you become a stay at home parent who is juggling a new career, your time becomes the … Continue reading

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The Hottest New Business Trend is Modesty

In case you haven’t noticed, “Less is more” is not only economical, it’s the latest trend.  With good reason.  With the unsteadiness of the economy people are beginning to feel more comfortable with those who are also behaving with frugality.  … Continue reading

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How to Make the Most of Your Business Listing on OurMilkMoney.com

If you are a parent who has a product or a service to offer as a way to earn extra revenue, there is simply no excuse for not being listed in the OurMilkMoney.com business directory.  What is this OurMilkMoney, you … Continue reading

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It’s Our Turn to Shape Social Influence!

Parents, our generation is not over, it’s just beginning! We are radically reshaping the world we live in, not only by creating new business practices and the economical climate, but for the first time in decades, thanks to the booming … Continue reading

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How To Build Your Email Marketing List

First Of All, Why Is Your List Important? Building lists of subscribers, prospects, and customers is one of the most important activities your business can undertake. Once built, permission-based email lists can create sales for your company for years to … Continue reading

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Five step process of fail proof permission email marketing

At times, throwing together an entire email marketing campaign can seem daunting. How does one even know where to begin? Well, the best place to start is by learning. Once you know the simple 5-step process for fail-proof permission-based email … Continue reading

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How to Make Money and Leverage Email Marketing for Your Business

It is typical for email marketing campaigns to top the 2% conversion rates typically expected from direct mail. In fact, email delivers the highest return-on-investment across marketing mediums by an eye-popping margin of $57.25 for every dollar spent on it … Continue reading

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How to Have a Successful Blog – Blogging Tips Part I

All of us (mommy) bloggers want our blogs to be successful.  Many want to secure advertisers to make their blogs something they can use to not only share their knowledge with others, but to also help support their families by … Continue reading

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OMM Supports the Pledge to Buy Handmade with the Handmade Toy Alliance!

The Handmade Toy Alliance (HTA) kicked off American Craft Week on October 1st with an open call to all to pledge to buy handmade and local products this coming quarter. The HTA and Our Milk Money have a lot in … Continue reading

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Tip #1: Stop looking online for the perfect work-at-home job

It doesn’t exist. There are a million companies that will tell you otherwise because they want you to buy into one of their programs, take their courses, or purchase a franchise. They promise all sorts of things, and make their … Continue reading

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Tip #2: Multi-level marketing opportunities are not scams, but recognize them for what they are before investing in one.

There are millions of people who have found success in Direct Sales and MLMs, and if they help to provide an income for a family, terrific! We support them, and we do not judge. To learn more about whether or … Continue reading

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Tip #3 Realize that you already have what it takes to become self-employed.

You don’t need to invent a new product, or come up with a new concept that has never been tried before. You have skills and the ability to do exactly what it is you have already been doing. You don’t … Continue reading

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Tip #4: Take a look at your finances.

Don’t just ponder it for a moment and try to add up things in your head. Really, take out a piece of paper and write out what you are currently spending on things, paying special attention to the categories that … Continue reading

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Tip #5 Make some cuts.

This is one of the hardest first steps to becoming a self-employed parent, because it means you are going to let some things go. First, realize that just because you have to cut down on some indulgences does not mean … Continue reading

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Tip #6: Start with the basics.

Make a list of the things you need in order to offer your service- even just on a limited basis. Hold off on hiring that webdesigner for just a bit, and ordering those businesses cards. Start with the basic tools … Continue reading

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Tip #7: Start Slow

Start slow. Offer your services for free to family and friends- just in the beginning. This will help you build up a client base, as well as give you a chance to get the hang of things without the added … Continue reading

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Tip #10 You are not in this alone.

There are currently more than 5 million work-at-home parents and that number grows every single day. These are not your competitors, this is a large support network of people, who are just like you. They need you just as much … Continue reading

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