Are you a mom or dad who’s dream is to work from home? As long as you can provide a service or something of value, then you can make this happen.
I compiled a list of strong ideas that other’s are doing successfully right here. So let’s start.
Here are just a few ideas to get you thinking . . .
1 . Animal Trainer or Groomer
3. Background Investigator – Work from home doing criminal/legal background checks for companies
4. Blog – Learn How Bloggers Make a Full Time Income as a Stay at Home Mom ~if you want to start one crazy inexpensively, use Bluehost as your host for just $3.95. Also nowadays everyone is leveraging Pinterest to grow their blogs. Find out more from Kate at SimplePinMedia.Com
5. Cake Baker/Decorator
6. Clean Houses
7. Carpool Service – for busy families with working moms
8. Create Photo Books – for friends or relatives and charge a small fee
9. Customer Service Rep – Companies like Amazon, Disney, Citibank,American Airlines, Concentrix and more hire work at home customer service reps
10. Dance Costume Seamstress
11. Dance Instructor
12. Daycare at Home (Find out how to get licensed and more here!)
13. Disney ANYTHING – If you can make custom shirts with your cricut for friends’ upcoming trips, or cute ear headbands, or a tote bag, etc… people will find you!
15. Drive – drive for Uber or Shipt or work as a Delivery Driver
16 . Elderly Care
17. Fiverr – Offer your skills on Fiverr, it’s a great place to pick up some quick design work!
18. Freelance Work – Textbroker.com, FreelanceWriting.com, CG Marketing Pro
19. Garden Produce or Eggs – Have more than you need from your garden? Set up a stand in your front yard or contact a local Farmers Market.
20. Get Paid to Shop & Search Online – Swagbucks, Ebates
21. Get Paid for Your Opinion – Try Pinecone Research
22. Get Paid to Evaluate Web Sites – User Test
23. Hair &/or Makeup – Get started by offering to do free work for Prom, Weddings, etc… and have your clients spread the word!
24. Help Google by Fixing Errors – learn more at LionBridge and Leap Force
25. Medical Coder – Start here to learn how! You’ll likely start with training/working at a hospital and then move to home coding.
26. Interior Design or Home Staging – If you have always had a flair for home design this kind of work might be calling your name. Start with friends and work up!
28. Mail Stuffer – for local doctors/lawyers offices etc… that send out mailings
29. Multi-Level-Marketing – Beach Body, Jamberry Nails, Essential Oils, Thirty-One Gifts, Juice Plus, Avon, Scentsy, My Premier Designs – jewelery, Origami Owl, Younique Beauty Products, Wildtree Food Products, Radiantly You
30. Music Lessons
31. Monthly Subscription Box Creator – Start your own (learn more at CrateJoy)
32. Mystery Shopper –Trendsource, Best Mark, Sinclair
34. Order Groceries & Plan Menus for Busy Families
35. Organize Someone’s Photos
36. Petsitting or Dog Walking
38. Prepare Freezer Meals and deliver them to family’s who don’t have time to cook
39. Proofreader – Proofread Anywhere
40. Run an In-Home Fitness Studio
41. Sell Baked Goods
42. Sell Crafts on Etsy
43. Sell Your Stuff – How to Turn Amazon Into Your Online Garage Sale (you can even sell used toilet paper rolls or paper towel rolls on ebay)
44. Sell Your Photos – Shutterstock, iStock, Dreamstime and Sqeeqee.
45. Sell Clothes You No Longer Wear – Especially name brand clothes – try Thred Up, Ebay, Poshmark etc…
46. Sell CDs, DVDs, Gaming Systems – Used book & music stores, or sites like DeCluttr
47. Sell OTHER People’s Stuff – Help them downsize by selling items for other people on Craigslist or FB pages and charge a small commission
48. Sew – do small alterations or take on big projects like quilting, custom dresses or Disney Ears!
49. Submit Grocery Rebates – my favorites are Ibotta, Mobisave, Checkout 51
50. Substitute Teach – you can’t beat the hours on this one if you children are already school age
51. Stitch Fix Stylist – Find out more here!
52. Teach with VIPKid – I know a few people who do this and LOVE it!
53. Transcriptionist – Get more info here!
54. Travel Agent
55. Tutor – Tutor.com, Ask A Nerd
56. Try out Professional Organizing
57. Uhaul Reservations Work from Home Program – Get more info HERE
58. Virtual Assistant – Learn more HERE
59. Virtual Call Center Agent – Teletech and Alpine Access
60. Virtual Transcriptionist – check out Transcribe Me. Edit transcripts for court reports as transcripts for court reports as a Scopist ~ learn more HERE
61. Yard Work
62. Website Design – Coding, Graphic Artists and Technical Knowledge are all valuable skills
63. Wrap Gifts for People During the Holiday season