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April 13, 2018

Working From Home- Personal

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Working from home, that’s the dream, right?

While I don’t take it for granted that I can peek outside in the morning, see snow on the ground, and decide I’m not leaving the house, it’s not an easy lifestyle to be in.

Most days, I get distracted with other things- whether it’s laundry that needs done, dishes piled in the sink, or Netflix calling my name. Working from home is still that. Working.

I’ve tried designating one day a week solely to work. So far, that’s been fairly successful. Sometimes I’ll plan a coffee or lunch date with another creative, but for the most part, I’ve been able to accomplish a lot on that day. And then I’ve given myself two other afternoons during the week to work.

I’ve tossed around the idea of going to a co-working space a couple times a week. But there again, it’s nice to see snow outside or decide I want to take advantage of good weather and play hooky. Because isn’t the actual dream? Playing hooky without consequences?! 🙂


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