When you’re both a mom as well as a serial entrepreneur, sometimes you have to think outside the box to find a community that you can relate to as well as share and support one another’s endeavors. For Jill Salzman it was after she started her second business venture that she realized she needed that extra support and so it… Read More
For many mom entrepreneurs, starting a business begins with that initial lightbulb moment for a great idea. For Jeana Rushton it came from her need for a therapeutic outlet. On a dark and stormy night as her anxiety and depression were taking a mighty toll over her mind and the illumination of lightning struck outside her window; she felt a similar jolt inside her soul. She felt inspired to grab her journal and immediately began sketching earring designs that came to her out of nowhere. The very next day her husband went shopping for jewelry making supplies for her. She found creating jewelry so incredibly therapeutic and soothing to her soul that she hasn’t quit since!
I have spent the last month focusing more on how I can be more productive in my personal and business life. I’ve come to the conclusion that these improvements will likely not be an overnight change but instead a process of learning from my mistakes. There comes a time when we need to step back and ask, “What we can… Read More
I can’t believe it was eight years ago today that I first registered the domain Whynotmom.com! So MUCH has changed over the years and like many wives and mothers, it all started with my desire to help our family finances. My youngest was merely an infant at the time. My husband had been laid off for the third or fourth… Read More
Can you believe it’s almost Mother’s Day? Have you thought of what gift to give your mom, wife or Grandma? Well they say that necessity is the mother of invention and in this case these mothers made a LOT of necessary inventions! In fact every single one of these prizes was invented by a Mom! Many of these products came… Read More