Originally Posted by Finance Dave
IMO the things you described ARE work.
Other than finding spare change in the gutter while I walk my dog, anything that requires me to exchange my time and effort (regardless of how little) to obtain additional income beyond my investment portfolio, along with future income from SS is work.
That's why I (along with DW) saved/invested for retirement for 30+ years
When I worked, I exchanged my time for money.
Now since I'm retired, I exchange my money for time