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Creating Master Writers

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by Cheryl R. Carter, May 2022 I did not earn my nickname the Educational Hound Dog by accident. I can sniff out the best educational approach faster than a rabid dog can pounce on an unsuspecting turtle. I won’t flaunt my academic acumen because I recognize that my zeal for scholastic matters may be a bit excessive at times. But I do have some advice that may sound conflictual to some parents. I won’t try to sugarcoat this recommendation, so, here it is: If you have serious developing writers, you should give them time off from their academic studies for...

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The Best Work From Home Jobs Dads Can Really Get

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Sorry, guys. But if you’re searching for a work-from-home job because you’re a parent and have grand visions of diligently cranking through your workday sitting in a comfortable home office while your toddler peacefully plays with blocks beside your desk, then you’re delusional. That’s a highly romanticized notion. Balancing even a part-time work-from-home job and the responsibilities of parenting is tricky. There are still bosses, meetings, and work that needs to be turned in. And instead of focusing exclusively on doing that work, you must squeeze it in between naps, washing bottles, or picking your child up for daycare. It can...

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Destination wedding! We caught up with Karen Koster and Audrey Hamilton to chat weddings abroad

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Want to get married abroad but don’t know where to start? Michelle Dardis caught up with some of our favourite Irish celebs who have enjoyed destination weddings to hear about their experiences Presenter Karen Koster; Sicily, Italy What was it that made you pick Sicily for your big day? We’d been on holidays doing a road trip from Sicily to Rome. I remember sitting down having an Aperol Spritz looking at this quaint, half crumbling, half majestic church in a square in Taormina, with beautiful flowers outside and there was an Italian couple having the most magical experience getting married....

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East Bay Summer Camps That Are Running In July (2022)

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Thanks to our guide sponsors: Superpower of the Song, Inspire’s Call of the Wild Camp, Le Camp D’Été from Ecole Bilingue, and KidzToPros STEM, Arts & Sports Summer Camps. If you’ve been trying to find an in-person summer camp option for July 2022, our sponsors are some wonderful and diverse options to consider. Superpower of the Song: Intro to Piano, Songwriting, & Video Game Composing for grades 2 to 12 throughout July in Oakland. Inspire’s Call of the Wild Camp: Weeklong sessions of nature-based camp for grades K to 5 throughout July in Berkeley and Oakland. Le Camp D’Été from...

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14 Best Side Hustles for Women

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The post 14 Best Side Hustles for Women appeared first on Millennial Money. To start, let me be clear: There are no side hustles that are inherently a better fit for women than men or vice versa. So, why the qualifier? When we talk about the best side hustles for women, we’re really talking about two statistical realities. First, women are about four times as likely as men to stay home with children, although that gap is steadily closing. The second, of course, is the wage gap. In 2021, women earned about 83% of what men earned in the United...

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