I always wanted the freedom of working at home. Strangely the freedom is also the most challenging part. I am quite disciplined, but still it took me a while, and too many Watch Free Tv mornings, to figure out, when and how much I should be working.
There’s this romantic vision of writers that they drink all night, and come home inspired to do their best work. I would if I could, evenings and nights are great for inspiration. But I like to be active, outside, I have dogs that wake me and a husband with a regular job, sleepless nights would drive me crazy pretty soon.
Sometimes you just need a little push. These articles rocked, they just get it.
1.How to work from home without becoming a total weirdo
2.How to make your morning brighter
I now work out in the morning right after waking up. Afterwards I enjoy my breakfast outside on the terrace. (Petite Kitchen has the best breakfast recipes.) And work five hours straight after that.
It really helps to have a set time, when I get off ‘work’, especially because summer always seem to go so fast. Winter is not my thing, at all, I try to soak up as much summer as I can. I always feel more confident, and energetic in summer, so this is the best time to try something new:
3.Eight things to do this summer
One of my favorite things to do, involves a hammock and a good book. There are some great recommendations here:
4.Summer reading list by women we trust
I am lucky, the climate here is great, summers are sunny and hot. There’s Vitamin D abundance, and with these tools you can calculate how much time outside you need to get your ideal exposure.
5.The best vitamin D sources at every price.
But enough about work, trying new things, taking care of you health and filling your mind. Now that it is friday, we all worked hard all week, it is time to just be silly to start the weekend of right. How about a game of flip cup with Miranda Kerr?
Have a great weekend!!