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Working From Home

How to deal with loneliness as a freelancer

How to deal with loneliness as a freelancer

When you work from home, loneliness can often be an unfortunate side effect. For some of us who identify as an introvert, working from home is the ideal – away from the small talk, constant chatter and people time of an office job. But for others, the days can be long, far too quiet and […] Read more…

Working From Home Bingo

Working from home bingo

Today I’ve got a post for you in collaboration with Furniture At Work, who sent me over a video that really struck a chord with me. I love that the video recognised the difference challenges of working in an office and working from home. Even down to going professional on the top, pyjamas on the […] Read more…

Working from home when it’s chilly

Earlier on the week on Twitter, @AshLawrenceRye cc’d me into a conversation about working from home in the cold. It was suggested that I cover this on The Freelance Lifestyle, given that many of us have to deal with this. ANY EXCUSE TO GO ONLINE SHOPPING AND CREATE A POORLY PUT TOGETHER IMAGE ABOUT THE […] Read more…

Shopping with independents: Etsy buys for freelancers

As a freelancer, I try where possible to buy through other independents to support the industry. To be honest, this isn’t a hard task with marketplaces like Etsy and Folksy around. Etsy in particular is a treasure trove of goodies, especially for freelancers and home workers. If there’s something you can think of, it probably […] Read more…