Dear Orchidians, From comments I’ve seen along the way, I know there
are a number of you who are successfully running home-based businesses
while raising children. I’d like to hear how you do it!
I’m currently writing an article for Lapidary Journal on the joys and
challenges of combining creating jewelry with raising children, and
I’d like to give some real-world examples of people who are doing it.
As a part-time writer and full-time mother of a 1 1/2 year old, I know
it can be done – and I know that it never seems to work quite as you
envisioned it when the baby was just a twinkle in your eye! I’d like
to share your advice on overcoming the challenges and the stories of
why it’s all worthwhile with LJ’s readers (and learn a thing or two
Would any of you be willing to take the time to give me a telephone
interview? Just drop me an e-mail letting me know you’re willing to
volunteer, and we’ll set up a time. My e-mail is SuWade@ici.net.
Once again, thank you to everyone on Orchid. You’ve been incredibly
generous in sharing your knowledge, and I deeply appreciate it!