Work from home guilt

10When I tell people that I work from home, most people tell me I’m lucky and that it must be nice to be able to work from the comfort of my own home. I’ve written about the pros and cons of working from home in previous posts, and for me, remote working is definitely the best option for juggling work and family life. But one of the things I had to deal with in the early days of remote working was the work-from home guilt.Read More »

How to Make Remote Working Work for You

This is a guest post by Belle Cooper, co-founder of Hello Code. The post first appeared on Toptal  – a service focused on connecting and hiring freelancers across the world (republished with permission).

One of the best parts of working remotely is the flexibility it provides. Perhaps the most obvious benefit of remote working for the employee or contractor is that you can work in a way that suits you. Very few on-site jobs provide the flexibility to work where, when, and how you want.Read More »

Good to be back!


Well, it’s been a while! I’m feeling a bit sheepish as it’s almost a year since my last post in fact. To be honest, I hadn’t intended the gap to be so long but I needed time out to reassess a lot of things in my life last year (hindsight tells me that was all part of this whole discovery process). We also had some family health stuff that took up a lot of my headspace towards the end of last year. With things calming down, it’s time to get back to what I love – writing.Read More »