One thing every woman should understand before entering the work force is that she needs to love what she does. Having a job or career that does not inspire excitement in your soul will lead to an unfulfilled life. One of the ways that you can ensure that you are in love with what you do, is by taking something that you already love and turning it into a career.
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If you are the guest at the baby shower who is always giving the homemade blanket and booties that everyone is in awe of, you could make a career of it. Unique baby items are a hot ticket item, especially for the rich. Come up with some adorable designs, create a line and advertise online, and you will find yourself in charge of a growing baby wear business.
It is not unusual to find a caterer that is working out of their own kitchen. If you have a penchant for pleasing your family’s palate, or find friends are in a frenzy for your signature dishes, you could advertise catering services for small events. You already have all of the equipment needed right in your kitchen, so why not make some money off of that deep fryer you barely use that cost you more than a few bucks. Even with just a deep fryer you can quickly whip up finger foods and appetizers that people would love to buy.
Whether flowers or veggies, what you have growing in your yard could equal money in the bank. You could grow plants to sell, or have a makeshift flower shop right in your garage. If your talent is with tomatoes and cucumbers, open a fresh farm stand right at your mailbox. People today are in constant search of all natural foods, and it doesn’t get any more natural than growing in your yard.
With a basic kit, you could design and make jewelry accessories that all women would love. This is an easy hobby to turn into a business, with plenty of retailers who could do the selling for you. Be unique and come up with signature designs to create your own line of fashion accessories.
Essential oils are all the rage right now and you can bank on that if you have a penchant for growing the plants that they are derived from. You will need to learn how to extract the oils, but once you do, you can experiment, making your own fragrances to sell online or to brick and mortar retailers.
With all of the responsibilities a woman has already, it is a blessing to find a way to support your family with something you love that can be done from home. Think of the many passions you have, and how you can turn those into money making opportunities.