Cathy Standiford, Soroptimist International of the Americas www.focus.soroptimist.org On June 10, 1963, President John F. Kennedy signed the Equal Pay Act into law. Congress passed this law to "prohibit discrimination on account of sex in the payment of wages by employers." As much as we like to ... Read More »
Valuable Advice for all Single Moms
While everyone else seems to get some rest for their jobs, there is never an off day for a single mom.
The readership for this section is very diverse. You come from all different backgrounds, by way of culture, age, professional background, income, and more. The theme of this section is about single motherhood and, as single moms have complex and difficult lives, sometimes it is very comforting knowing others have experienced similar trials.
Find here tips and advice on how to save time and money while maintaining a household, leaving you more time for rising your kids. See other moms’ perspective, learn from their experience.
Find here: Advice on How to Handle Parenting Issues ::: Around the House ::: Education, Career and Professional Development ::: Quick and Easy Recipes and Tips ::: Financial Advice for Single Moms ::: Living Healthy and Body Care ::: Useful Tips For New Moms ::: Advice On How To Live On A Budgets ::: Books For Single Moms ::: Getting a Job ::: Pet Advice That Save You Money
There is an age and a time for everything. My mom would often say this to me and over the years I had come to believe that it was indeed true. In my mind college was for the younger generation. Those in their twenties went to college. They were fancy free and footloose with no responsibilities and ... Read More »
When did the world become so cruel? I was reading the news the other night and when I read the latest on ISIS, I immediately teared up. They are now selling innocent Christian children that they’ve ripped from the arms of parents as sex slaves. A lot of these children are as young as one year old! ... Read More »
You often have the feeling that you have done everything possible when it comes to your job search. Still no success yet! For sure this can be frustrating but keep in mind that there is a large number of unemployed people hunting for a limited number of jobs. Competition is tough. Nowadays it ... Read More »
Here is an easy and savory Flan recipe. Enjoy! Ingredients For caramel: 100 grams sugar and 2 tablespoons water For the cream: 400 ml of milk, 100 grams sugar, 2 whole eggs and 2 yolks, a tablespoon of vanilla, one tablespoon of rose water Preparation Heat the milk with the sugar ... Read More »
When it comes to cleaning the bathroom nobody is thrilled about the chore, although it has to be done... The good part is that, if you follow a few rules, you’ll have the job done in no time! Spray cleaning solution on the bathroom surfaces: the sink, counter, toilet, bathtub and tiles. While ... Read More »
Most of us are used to the feeling of uncertainty and emotion we have when a potential employer contacts us and we are invited to a face to face interview for the job we want. After a few minutes of joy and excitement we start asking ourselves questions: will there be unexpected questions? Will I ... Read More »
INGREDIENTS: 2 slices of bacon, roasted 3.5 oz fresh or frozen peas 1 large avocado, diced 3.5 oz baked chicken grilled, broken into pieces 1 stalk of Apio celery, sliced plus the leaves 2 teaspoons tarragon, chopped 5 green onions, thinly sliced FOR DRESSING 2 tablespoons extra virgin ... Read More »
You found a posting for the perfect job, and want to apply for it. Here are a few tips to help land the job. Customize your resume so that you map your qualifications and experience to the job description / job requirements. Make sure that you use the keywords from the job posting in your ... Read More »
Parenting is a never-ending voyage of discovery—raising a child teaches us who we really are, reveals our strengths and shortcomings, and challenges us to be our best selves as we struggle to be the people our children need us to be. Parenting with the End in Mind…by Design is the perfect guide ... Read More »