A Day in Time In My Life

One thing I love about blogging is participating in online events, where one blogger blogs about something & then invites their readers to follow along with them and blog about your own experience. One of my favourites in a Week in the Life by Ali Edwards. She has taken the idea of a Week in the Life & condensed it to a Day in the Life. Another blogger I like to read Rita from Suburbs Mama and today I saw that she decided to document a day in her life. So why not jump on the same band wagon! Yesterday I grabbed my camera & documented my yesterday.

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8am – I slept in then decided at 8am that I had better start my day.

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After getting up I released Curios from his cage, that he had been in since WH left for work about 15mins earlier. Though from the noise he was making (the reason I decided to get up when I did) you would like that he had been locked up all day.

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Went back to the bedroom to get dressed & make the bed. Turned around & my stalker was entering.

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9am – sat down in the music room to spend some quite time alone with God.

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Had breakfast & put the dishes away from last night.

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Checked emails, read some blogs & finished my new phone pouch (too cute right? I’ll post about this cutie soon).

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Got reminder on my phone to send texts out about Youth group this week. Also washed the dishes from breakfast & finally remembered to book the car in for a service.

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11am – finished folding & putting away clothes that were washed the day before.

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Put a coat of paint on my frame project (more coming about this)

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12noon – Did some more work on a tablet computer case for a friend & lunch. Also turned the TV to watch some mindless TV. Great for when your doing repetitive jobs, like unpicking.

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2pm – Made shortcrust pastry for dinner & put another coast of paint on my frame project.

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4pm – Made a start on some ‘thank you’ cards for all the lovely birthday gifts I got last week.

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5pm – Realised that I hadn’t finished making the pastry base from dinner, opps! Rolled pastry, put it in the pastry case & popped it into the fridge before blind baking (bit warm for shortcrust pastry today)

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6pm – finished cooking dinner with help from WH

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7pm – Eating dinner & watching TV

That is pretty much the end of my day, other than showers, washing the dishes, brushing teeth then going to bed.

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I wrote down what I did all day on Ali Edwards Daily Sheets from last years Week in the Life. One thing I have taken away from this exercise is that I accomplish heaps in the morning! I think that is probably because it is summer & it get hot & humid late morning into the afternoon.

This was a pretty normal day for me, things would be alittle different if I had work or was doing one of the couple of  volunteer jobs that I do. I don’t know if I will just leave the day documented like this or if I’ll put all the photos & the daily sheets together in a layout. Not sure. I will have to think about it.

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