The Freelance WAHM life

Starting out as a WAHM in freelance writing.

starting out as a wahm in freelance writing

It struck me like a thunderbolt one day when I was talking to a friend. I want to be a freelance writer. I’d gone round to get some perspective on the panic that I was halfway through my time of being a full-time-mum, and I still had no idea what I wanted to do. My…

How to decide if freelance writing is for you.

So you love to write. You have a passion for words and copywriting. You want to work from home and have the freedom to pick your own hours and balance a workload around family. But does that mean you should be a freelance writer? How do you decide freelance writing really is for you? Firstly,…

Who needs a Nanny: The benefits for a WAHM.

Todays Guest Post of the Month is written by the lovely Tiara at The Write Crown. Tiara is a freelance copywriter and editor who works with mums who want to become successful and well balanced WAHMs. She has some great advice for us today on hiring a nanny to help relieve some of the time…

Creating Support Systems for WAHM Freelance Writers.

create support systems for wahm freelance writers

Some people have an idyllic impression about what a freelance WAHM is all about. Some people believe it is easy work, staying in your pyjamas until lunchtime with your children playing nicely whilst you tap away at your computer. Or drinking coffee whilst working at a café. The reality is far from this. Or atleast…

RULE NUMBER TWELVE: BE PROUD OF WHAT YOU DO.

WAHM freelance writer be proud

We are there! We made it to the end of “The 12 Rules of Freelance Writing”. And I have saved the most important for last! BE PROUD OF WHAT YOU DO! You know what, there is no sugar coating it. Being a WAHM is hard. Being a parent is hard full stop, without working whether…

RULE TEN: KNOW YOUR GOALS AS A FREELANCE WRITER AND WAHM.

set goals for WAHM freelance writers.

Whew! We are so close, can you see the finish line? Rule 10 in “The 12 rules of Freelance Writing” series is all about setting (and achieving) goals. Setting goals and knowing your WHY is so important as a freelance writer and a work-at-home-mum. Why? Because these things help motivate, inspire and drive you forward.…

RULE NUMBER SIX: BALANCE IS EVERYTHING!

work life balance for freelance WAHMs

Wow! We are halfway through “The 12 Rules of Freelance Writing” series. It seems only fitting that this post be all about balance!  How many different hats do you wear? Mum. WAHM/SAHM. Freelance writer. Business owner. Registered Nurse. Wife. Sister. Daughter. Friend. Cleaner. Cook. Chauffer. Maid. Shopper. These are just a sample of the few…

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