Happy Halloween – Trunk or Treat

October 31st, 2012 | No Comments |

Happy HalloweenI had the privilege today to attend my eight year old daughters classroom Halloween party. Both my wife and I volunteer quite a bit, teaching P.E. classes and throwing parties. It’s awesome to be able to be so present in the lives of my children.

Happy Halloween

As I walked the hallways of the Thatcher Elementary school, I felt like I was in a Harry Potter movie. The hallways were filled with Halloween decor and kids were coming and going, occasionally stopping to take a poke at my baby boy. Everyone was extremely happy. I don’t think I saw a single child with a frown on their face today. Every class I walked by was having a Halloween party. What kid wouldn’t be happy on a day like that, right?

Earlier this morning, I had planned on working until it was time to take the kids to our local trunk-or-treat, but due to the party, I decided to drop everything and take the day off.

Why not? Can I tell you how much I love being able to do that? There was a time in my life that I had to do what my employer wanted me to do that day. I had no say in what I actually wanted to do. Since that time, besides my wife, not a sole on this planet can dictate my day.

Don’t get me wrong, working from home takes discipline and hard work, but what doesn’t, right?

I want you to have that freedom. I want you to be able to choose your schedule, dictate when you work and who you work with. The small things are what matter most to your kids, even just a silly little Halloween party. My daughters will always know that I was there for them.

So, off I go to my Trunk-or-Treat. I’m not even sure what I am going to dress up as. My wife dictates that part of my life usually! Happy Halloween!

David Allred is the author and creator of CFW. David has been teaching entrepreneur minded people how to earn a full time income working from the comfort of home for nearly a decade.

Think about it. Never miss your kids’ events, set your own schedule, choose your own income and enjoy a lifestyle and income which most people only drool over!

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