How to Be a Write-from-Home Parent: Summer Edition

 How to Be a Write-from-Home Parent: Summer Edition

School vacation starts tomorrow. 

Not summer vacation, as my literal-minded four-year old reminds me. It's not "summer" until late June. (and by the way, if we go back to school in the fall, school shouldn't start until the end of September.)

It's a mixed day for me, productivity- and creativity-wise. I'm thrilled to have my son home for the summer. That's why I've picked a flexible job with few deadlines. But I also want to tackle some big writing projects this summer, and writing and kids don't mix. 

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The Top 5 Things Stealing Your Writing Time...And How To Get It Back [Review]

The Top 5 Things Stealing Your Writing Time...And How To Get It Back [Review]

At home, I make economic calculations about the best use of my time and hire out the tasks that make more time for the tasks I want to do. I've created a SAHM uniform to reduce decision fatigue.

I'm learning to make the same kinds of choices with my blog too. I am not a professional photographer. I am not a professional web designer. I am not a professional marketer. So I outsource these essential blogging skills to places so that I can focus on my writing. 

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