Amy Boyington

Amy Boyington is a former preschool teacher turned journalist living in Ohio with her two children and two cats. She graduated college with an A.A. in Elementary Education and a B.A. in English. Her work has appeared in health, lifestyle, and entrepreneurial publications. Amy's writing tends to reflect her interest in health, special needs, advocacy, and empowering women in business ventures. On her own blog, The Work at Home Mom, she strives to help women balance their families and businesses with helpful tips, advice, and work at home job and business leads.


Posts by Amy Boyington

What Happened to One Man When He Drank 300 Cans of Soda in a Month

We know soda is not the best thing to drink. It’s loaded with sugar, which turns to fat when it’s not burned off. Plus, a can of soda typically has 100 calories or more. If you’re drinking a few a day, you’re getting loads of calories just from drinks. Still, each year, the average American […]

We know soda is not the best thing to drink. It’s loaded with sugar, which turns to fat when it’s not burned off. Plus, a can of soda typically has 100 calories or more. If

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Ramp Up Your Typing Skills to Land Your Dream Work at Home Job

If you’re serious about getting a work at home job, your typing skills may need improvement. After all, most work at home jobs require at least some time on a computer. More often than not, at-home workers spend the majority of their work day on the computer entering data, researching, writing, and doing other computer-related […]

If you’re serious about getting a work at home job, your typing skills may need improvement. After all, most work at home jobs require at least some time on a computer. More often than not,

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5 Essential Oils Everyone Can Benefit From

What are Essential Oils? I once was one of those people who would look at essential oil fanatics and wonder what in the world was wrong with them. Essential oils – please. It sounded like some sort of weird hippie craze coming back from the dead. Then, the reluctant side of me tried them. The […]

What are Essential Oils? I once was one of those people who would look at essential oil fanatics and wonder what in the world was wrong with them. Essential oils – please. It sounded like

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5 Foods You Should Eat After an Intense Workout

It may be tempting to avoid eating after a workout. After all, you just burned a bunch of calories, so why would you want to consume more? It sounds logical, but it’s a highly-flawed thought process that could cause you some serious pain. It’s important to replenish some of your body’s fuel that you lose […]

It may be tempting to avoid eating after a workout. After all, you just burned a bunch of calories, so why would you want to consume more? It sounds logical, but it’s a highly-flawed thought

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Snap, Crackle, and Pop! Signs Your Popping Knees Can Mean Trouble

It starts with a little crackle here, or a random pop there. Before you know it, your knees are snapping and popping louder than a bag of microwave popcorn every time you enter the squat position. You, my friend, could very well have a case of arthritis on your hands – um, your knees. The […]

It starts with a little crackle here, or a random pop there. Before you know it, your knees are snapping and popping louder than a bag of microwave popcorn every time you enter the squat

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City Dwellers: Research Shows You’re at Risk for Cancer

You likely hear it everywhere you go. “Don’t eat this, it causes cancer.” “Don’t breathe that in, it can cause cancer.” The truth is, the risk for cancer is everywhere. But, it turns out that where you live can actually make you more at risk for developing different forms of cancer than others. A new […]

You likely hear it everywhere you go. “Don’t eat this, it causes cancer.” “Don’t breathe that in, it can cause cancer.” The truth is, the risk for cancer is everywhere. But, it turns out that

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