As I talked about in How I Made $979,321 in 2016, my top goal for 2017 is to have a better work life balance. I am by no means complaining about anything at the moment, but I know that I could do better.
As a full-time blogger, taking a break from blogging can be quite difficult. It's easy to work 24/7, and as your own boss, you know that every minute is an opportunity to improve your business.
Plus, it's can be very difficult to disconnect because as a blogger, you can work from your phone, laptop, on vacation, and more.
If you’re like me, it is even more difficult to unplug when you love what you're doing.
But, that doesn't mean it's healthy.
Finding a good work life balance means taking breaks from work to enjoy life, and it’s important that you aren’t glued to a screen 24/7.
You need to enjoy what's going on around you, be present in the moment, and have a life outside of work.
Even if you are enjoying your work, a break is good. A bad work life balance can make you irritable, stressed, impact your relationships, and affect your health. [Read more…]