How We Re-created Our Careers To Work From Home, And Be Able To Travel With Our WorkI had been a Registered Nurse for 23 years. Although I loved helping my patients, I really did NOT love the restrictions on my lifestyle. Nursing involves schedules, and time clocks, mandatory meetings and continuing education, a few weeks vacation per year, bosses, supervisors, and I was done with all that.
Plus my husband and I had set a goal that we wanted to be able to travel extensively well before the age of retirement. Our grown kids are all over the place, and our restricted corporate worlds did not give us the flexibility to spend as much time as we wanted, where we wanted, and when we wanted. But nor were we financially independent to be able to just get up and go.
So we re-created our work lives. We both took about a year working our same jobs, while also starting new careers on the side. I started my home-ba
We are soon to leave for our long-term travel, in a beautiful Class A RV, and have no time-fr
Where there's a will, there's a way. I've come to believe that we are the creators of our lives, it is up to us to make our life our masterpiece.
lorriekueffer 51-55, F 0 Jan 19, 2013