i'm a single dad of 2 working from home, and this is a typical day at this time of year.
7am, up with kids, check email, feed kids and get them ready for school, squeeze in a quick reply or 2 to emails
8.40am rush kids off to school
9am, back from the school, sit down to do the books and the tax return
9.05am changed mind - better check email before i do the books
10am no more email so go back to books
10.05am suddenly remember i'd better check webmasterworld
11am back to the books
11.05am early lunch break
12.00 the books, the books, the books
12.05pm check emails again
12.30pm chat with client
1.00pm books again
1.05pm do a little bit of work
1.30pm must do the books, i must i must i must
1.31pm consider employing someone to do the books for me. search google.
1.45pm no, i must do the books, no time to mess about
2.00pm still not touched the books .... will do them tonight
2.05pm bash out a script for a client
2.30pm check email
2.40pm order arrives. mad rush to fulfill order before leaving to collect kids from school
2.55pm rush to school to get kids
3.30pm back from school. spend time with kids
8pm kids in bed. must do the books.
8.05pm tired. books can wait till the morning. back to webmasterworld and check email
9.30pm back to the books .... cant leave them till morning .... need to get the tax return in as soon as possible ...
9.35pm developed serious hatred of paperwork ... books in bin
and so on until bedtime at 2am ....