Stress is a dreadful thing especially when you don’t have the luxury of just laying in bed until it goes away. Work can be a very stressful environment and sometimes it doesn’t really help when you think about the fact that your escape from that stressful environment is going home to your equally stressful children that just don’t understand how much you need a wine glass every time they start talking abnormally loud. That being said, the perfect cure is working from home. It might seem rather odd for some, but many people are adopting this business model nowadays. Read this article to find out how you can form your own work from home company but before that check out these top two reasons why working from home is a blessing for any mom just trying to make it each day.
No dress code, no tight shoes
Regular office environments often times have you dress up all business-like. It’s not even about the fact that you’re not allowed to wear what you want bur more about the fact that you are kind of forced to wear things that get really uncomfortable if worn all day. Sitting all day at a desk is already pretty tiring for the body, you don’t need to add a really tight pair of shoes on the list too. That all goes away when you work from home, because you can dress however you like. You can even work in your pajamas, if that’s what you want. No one is stopping you and you can perform your work duties and feel comfortable at the same time.
No huge to-do list at the end of the day
If you’re going to spend all day at work, going home won’t be the pleasant thing you dream about all day long because you’re be greeted with a ton of chores that you couldn’t do earlier since you weren’t there. Everything from cleaning to cooking to making sure the kids are taken care of usually falls under your jurisdiction, so once you get home, you are going to have your hands full. Working from home lets you put down your laptop or just get up from your desk and go do some of these chores while you’re waiting for someone to reply to an email or something like that. Once work is done for the day, you’ll find this amazing thing waiting for you called “free time” which you can use to watch your favorite show, read a book, spend time with the family or friends or just go to bed earlier and get a proper good night’s rest.
Disclosure: This is a contributed post.