DEV Community


Discussion on: Full-time, side projects, learning, and staying sane

simoroshka profile image
Anna Simoroshka Author • Edited

Thank you!

It is very easy for me to give up on the most important things first: physical activity and social life. My partner is pushing me out of my shell and I often find myself stressing out because "I want to spend Sunday working on my things, not hosting people, chatting, and having fun!". So I have to remind myself about the importance of living outside of the code editor.

ben profile image
Ben Halpern

Same 🙃

Thread Thread
bosepchuk profile image
Blaine Osepchuk

There's a line from an old country song that goes something like "nobody wishes they'd spent more time at the office on their deathbed."

So true.

Thread Thread
alexantoniades profile image
Alexander Antoniades

Totally right. Coding is fun of course but you need some balance. Life is to be lived.