How it has worked out so far: I only went to a coffee shop on the first few days. It turned out to take too long to go to a coffee shop, do an hour’s work, and then come back. So I’ve been waking up a bit early and doing my work as the kids get ready. This is a bit distracting, as all the chaotic activity of six kids and a wife getting ready can be noisy and busy, but I have been able to get my work done despite this. I’ve had less energy, because we’ve been walking an incredible amount, but I’ve still overcome that obstacle as well.

Here’s what has worked for me:

via Staying Motivated to Work on the Road : zen habits.