work-life balance

or work/life bal·ance

[ wurk-lahyf bal-uh ns ]
/ ˈwɜrkˈlaɪf ˌbæl əns /

noun

a situation in which one divides or balances one's time between work and activities outside of work: It's hard to achieve a reasonable work-life balance when you run your own business.

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