How I made it big .. and not just in business

I was pregnant with my son and working in a customs brokerage.  I loved the job and had every intention of returning.  In fact, while I was on maternity leave, I continued taking classes that would prepare me for bigger and better things when I returned.  Along the way, plans changed. We lived out in the county and shared one car while working different shifts.  That meant that we’d need to put our soon-to-be child into daycare and buy a second car.  That eats a lot of your take home pay cheque.  When I decided to quit my job and stay home with my son, I figured if I could earn a few hundred bucks a month on top of what my husband was making as a truck driver, we’d be home free. I found a job through the now defunct The Virtual Professionals that gave me my first glimpse at …