And the most important thing is yes you will be WORKING from home so will have to do work. It takes a lot of discipline as well as organization but the rewards of spending more time with your kids is priceless. My advice make a plan and stick to it, make sure you put yourself on a regular schedule and stick to it and do not get discouraged. If you are still trying to decide what you want to do sit down and make a list.
These days more companies are outsourcing. They hire people to work from home and pay them by the hour. The best way to find these jobs is to register with a work at home company. I have researched the ones listed below and they are legit. You will have to pass some tests and pay for a background check but you will have a steady job and some of these companies even offer benefits.
Here are some to consider:
Paid training and benefits.
If you have any kind of healthcare background , here you can provide clinical costumer service and a higher pay rate.
The Military Spouse Virtual Assistance program helps military spouses find legitimate virtual business arrangements so that they can provide an income without being at one specific location.
As an Arise Certified Professional, you choose which clients to serve, when you work and how many hours each week to work.
You'll be able to make anywhere from $6.00 to $15.00 per hour while being a LiveOps customer service agent.
There are a lot more sites like these I will post them as I do my research.
I am part of a group on Facebook where you can make some cash for doing some simple online tasks. Email me if you want to join.