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If you have school-age kids and work from home, it is easy to quickly become used to having a full day to focus on your work while the children are at
school. You may have as much as eights hours completely to yourself to focus on your business. The best part of all - you can enjoy complete silence!


Nevertheless once June rolls around and all of a sudden you have kids home for the summertime, you have to say so long to your picturesque work
surroundings. Some moms who work from home simply cry uncle and place their career on hold for the summer. Other moms try to simply work early
mornings and late nights whilst the kids are sleeping.


Still there's no reason why you can not work out a way to keep the kids occupied so you will be able to put in a couple of hours of effort during the
daytime. As a matter of fact, several mothers run at-home small businesses with young children at home all year-around and homeschool also! So
juggling a work schedule and summer activities for the kids is absolutely doable.


Here are 3 tips to help you in getting work done form home while having kids also at home, whether just for the summer or all year round:


- Use a schedule. If you need to log-in so many hours a day, you will need to schedule your time to preserve a bit of order. Plus, children thrive on
schedules and are already used to that sort of structure if they are school age. Produce a general format for every day that includes meals and
activities at set times and find out which times you'll do a little work.


- Purchase or create activities for the children. Whenever you would like to have a couple of hours or (largely) uninterrupted work time, you will require
a plan to keep the children occupied. The kinds of activities will rely upon your children's age ranges and likes. Craft kits, board games, educational
computer programs and outdoor toys are a couple of examples of things you could think about.


- Get a baby-sitter or swap time with another mom. Summer is a good time to recruit a neighborhood highschooler to babysit a few hours every week.
Or possibly you can find some other mother in the neighborhood who would be prepared to swap time watching over each other's children.


Working from home with kids about is for sure a challenge. Then again isn't that why most mothers decide to work from home instead of outside the
home in the first place - to be with their little ones? In the end you'll need to find an equilibrium that keeps each person happy and from time to time
simply have some fun.


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Why not get your kids a few of the new Megamind toys or maybe a fine outside activity such as toy rockets for kids.


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