Courtesy of Melissa Petro/ Instagram Melissa Petro is a freelance novelist, wife, and father living in New York City. Instead of returning to full-time work after she had a baby, she persuasion her husband to pay her to handle all the childcare, housework, and other familial responsibilities. She added up the hours she'd work each week and … [Read more...] about My husband paid me $15 an hour to be a stay-at-home mom. Here’s what I learned.
If the Grand Canyon was created by water, I wonder how my eyes have yet to become valleys themselves. Last darknes as the tears flowed uninterrupted, my husband maintained me knowing there was nothing he could say. He bounced his feet, rocking me into a relaxed country so my thinker could sleep, and ultimately find a little rest.I worry so for my … [Read more...] about Let’s work for better.
Welcome toMoney Diaries, where we're tackling what might be the last taboo facing modern working women: money. We're asking millennials how they invest their hard-earned money during a seven-day period -- and we're tracking every last dollar.Calling all entrepreneurs: We want to hear from you! If you’re a freelance or self-employed, … [Read more...] about A Week In Columbus, OH, On A $52,500 Salary