One of the great things about being a consultant/working for yourself is the ability to set your own schedules and to work from home. Both allow me to satisfy my need to do volunteer activities in and around Edmonds. However, I have discovered that in order for me to “work” from home, I need to start off somewhere else.
Starting at home first thing in the morning comes with distractions: the desire to stay in bed a little bit more, do a bit a housework, etc. I find that I need to get up and go somewhere else first, then come back home and continue/finish. Coffeehouses seem to do the trick, and I get my double-tall mocha to get me going.
There are three, depending on my mood and what I need to start working on, that are my favorites: Continue reading