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Podcast: Best Laid Plans

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Vacation Day Calculations

Last night, I started setting up my Erin Condren Daily Duo because it starts July 1st and I wanted to try it out! The Full Focus served me so well through May and June and still has one month left, but the ECDD is…

June 30, 2022
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Current Events & Frivolous Fitness Pursuits

Current events: I know I haven’t written much about our tumultuous political upheaval right now. If I am being honest, I have thought about it some, but have not made it a personal focus. In a way, these things fall under “things I cannot…

June 29, 2022
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Summer Life & Music

Music: Albums of July One of my goals this year was to listen to more music, particularly full albums. I typically use Spotify (though Josh wants to switch to Apple Music thanks so the Joe Rogan drama) and its most common usage is to…

June 28, 2022

BLP Episode 100 (!): Ask Me Anything

Celebrating 100 – a big milestone in podcast land! I received lots of wonderful questions via email, comments, and Insta (made a 3 day reappearance!) and it was really fun to answer them all mostly off the cuff in this episode. Some were practical,…

June 27, 2022

5 on a Friday: Follow Up, Podcasts & More

1- Follow Up: Email Experiment Well, the beauty of a 1-day experiment is that you get very rapid results! My n=1 trial was definitely a success. I got a lot done and felt a lot less scattered. That said, the deck was somewhat stacked…

June 24, 2022

Email Experiment

In order to work on my email checking tendencies (and perhaps play around a bit with purposeful discomfort, if not-pressing-the-dopamine-inducing-lever can be seen as discomfort?), I am going to try an experiment. For today, I will allow myself four email checks for a) my…

June 23, 2022
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The Longest Day Has Passed!

We made it. It is weird that I prefer days NOT to be so long? Probably. I guess it’s good that I live relatively close to the equator. Running Report: I ran a workout that I got from Daniels’ Running Formula that I have…

June 22, 2022
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Life This Week

Orientation week is going well so far. Selfishly, I am happy that it’s a bit of a break for me — while I do have to lead some of the orientation sessions (including this afternoon), I blocked off the entire week, so there is…

June 21, 2022
Best Laid Plans

BLP Ep #99: Intentional Practices for Tough Times

Planner Peace Today’s episode opens with a Planner Peace segment from Emelia, who created custom nursing school planners for herself AND shared her beautiful system with her classmates! Here are some photos she sent: Family Wall Calendar Ideas 1- Lots of great options on…

June 20, 2022

Sunny Saturday

Yesterday was a J-Call weekend day, as is today. It was a very good one, I have to say. The day included: G restrarting gymnastics. I had to drag the other two with me but it wasn’t terrible. a 5 mile run (10:15/mi pace,…

June 19, 2022