Five Side Hustles You can Start Today:


Five Side Hustles You can Start Today:

moneyFirst, let me define what a side hustle is and what it isn’t, as far as I’m concerned, and how I use it on THIS BLOG:

The term side hustle comes from the African-American community, and it was used to describe side work for extra money that was entrepreneurial in nature. So, a part-time job is not considered a side hustle. Somehow, over the years, the word “side hustle” been watered down–but I digress. With that said, when I use the term “side hustle” on this blog, it’s with the original meaning in mind: a way of making extra money outside of your regular job that is entrepreneurial in nature.

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Side Hustle - Dog Sitting - Make Extra Money

Side Hustle: Make Extra Money With a Work-From-Home Dog-Sitting Service


Side Hustle: Make Extra Money With a Work-From-Home Dog Sitting Service

Love dogs? Need extra money? Wanna work from home? Well, why not work combine all three by providing dog-sitting services from the comfort of your home? Whether you want to work a few hours a week, here and there; a regular part-time schedule; or, even full-time, check out Rover.com. With Rover.com you can register to become a pet sitter in your city.

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Side Hustles: Five You Can Start Today for $100 or Less


Side Hustles: Five You Can Start Today for $100 or Less

Ms. No Single Mama Drama

As a single mom, money–or lack thereof–is probably top of mind most of the time, right?

Which, of course, was the cause of most of my single mama drama.

Well, you’re not alone. As I’ve stated in my previous side hustle posts, money was a challenge for me, too.

Until I did one thing: I changed the way I think about money.

When I was in constant lack, I always spoke of money in terms of not having.

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And, guess what? I never had any.

I was always saying, jokingly, to myself and to everyone that I didn’t have enough money to even buy my son diapers.

One day, that came true.

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Beauty Side Hustle: Make Extra Cash as a Makeup Artist/Esthetician


Beauty Side Hustle: Make Extra Cash as a Makeup Artist/Esthetician
Ms. No Single Mama Drama
So you wanna be a makeup artist or an esthetician, huh?

Well, if you’re a girly girl or just love playing in makeup and with skin care products and want to break into this fun and lucrative field, this post is for you.

My little sister (pictured on the left) is a makeup artist. When she started, she didn’t really know what she wanted to do.

My younger sister, a celebrity hairstylist, who has worked with people such as Venus and Serena Williams, suggested that she become a makeup artist, so that:

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Need Money? Get Crafty With Etsy!


Side Hustle: Need Money? Get Crafty With Etsy!

Are you the arts-and-crafty type? If you’re looking for a way to make some extra cash–or start a whole side hustle business from the comfort of your home, look no further than Etsy!

Say, what? Come again?

Etsy is a global marketplace for artisians of handmade goods. So, if you make something by hand and need to make extra money, you can start your new side hustle today.

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