HumanCalculator

Always travelling since 2016. Freelance in software and STEM education. Competing at mental calculation. https://www.daniel-timms.com/
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LAST 30 DAYS
66 hr 1 min
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242 hr 22 min
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    finished 25m timer
    Plan: (1) Two messages about mental math; (2) Draft two invoices
    Result: Just sent the messages.
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    finished 25m timer
    Plan: (1) mindfulness journal; (2) message mental math students B, D and E
    Result: Mostly done—just missing poor student B.
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    finished 18m timer
    Plan: Core workout
    Result: All done! Chose this one: www.youtube.com/watch?v=0yZDVWab_dI
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    finished 30m timer
    Plan: (1) Some housework tasks; (2) Plan workout; (3) 10 minutes mindfulness meditation.
    Result: Got distracted talking in the middle for ages but now all done.
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    finished 11m timer
    Plan: (1) Reply to M; (2) Chase client for payment; (3) 10 minutes mindfulness meditation listening to the rain.
    Result: Just the messages sent. Don't know why I made this timer so short as clearly there wasn't time for everything!
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    finished 20m timer
    Plan: (1) Share subtractions trainer for feedback; (2) Ask client about spreadsheet task; (3) Reply to potential student H
    Result: All done! Timmy users' feedback is also welcome for this: worldmentalcalculation.com/gym/subtractions-partially-unseen/
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    finished 20m timer
    Plan: Short meeting with student who is worried about a test.
    Result: Student seemed actually quite happy
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    finished 10m timer
    Plan: 2 rounds Wim Hof breathing to start the day
    Result: Done—breath holds of 2:17 and 2:53 today.
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    finished 10m timer
    Plan: Build mental math trainer to help me train for my square roots record attempt this Autumn.
    Result: That only took 7 minutes to build the whole thing xD
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    finished 27m timer
    Plan: Teach mental math class to student S.
    Result: Student did not show up (again)...
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    finished 30m timer
    Plan: Finish text to accompany training tools, and send messages.
    Result: Pretty muched finished the text, but got distracted escuchanda a la música latina...
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    finished 30m timer
    Plan: (1) Email students B and K; (2) Add better text to trainer pages on website
    Result: Did most of the work but didn't actually commit any of it yet.
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    finished 35m timer
    Plan: Hunt for food.
    Result: Successfully hunted food. Supermarket made it kinda easy.
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    finished 118m timer
    Plan: Let's get back on the leaderboard! Teach mathematics class to student R.
    Result: Final lesson and I think the student is prepared.
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    finished 15m timer
    Plan: Aah it's so late. 10 minutes mindfulness meditation then journal then bed.
    Result: All done—good night!
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    finished 30m timer
    Plan: Plan calendar dates workshop and competition techniques bootcamp.
    Result: Done and had some great ideas of how to proceed with these!
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    finished 30m timer
    Plan: Make plans for potential online workshops
    Result: Planned two workshops (on general memory; and on cube roots). Actually it wasn't so useful to plan these.
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    finished 46m timer
    Plan: Teach mental math class to student S.
    Result: Student did not turn up, but I continued working on the memory article.
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    finished 35m timer
    Plan: Write draft of blog post for using memory palaces for mindfulness meditation
    Result: Haven't written much—but it was the introduction which is always the most difficult.
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    finished 25m timer
    Plan: (1) Shortlist of blog articles to write; (2) Compile fresh list of mathematical facts for Anki resource
    Result: Only had time for (1) but I have a decent list now.
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    finished 30m timer
    Plan: Client meeting with new student
    Result: Productive meeting. Our classes will be on machine learning.
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    finished 60m timer
    Plan: Teach mathematics lesson to student R.
    Result: Done.
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    finished 15m timer
    Plan: Set up separate pages for all training tools (hosted locally)
    Result: All done. my menu bar looks ridiculous but that's fine for my testing version 😅 Got distracted trying to sing along to La Leyenda del Hada y el Mago...
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    finished 24m timer
    Plan: Create training tool for the human calendar algorithm.
    Result: Didn't take long at all!
    Feeling:
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    finished 10m timer
    Plan: Two rounds Wim Hof breathing to start the day.
    Result: Done—good morning! Breath holds were 2:16 and 2:45 today.
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    finished 14m timer
    Plan: Mindfulness meditation, quick journal and then time for sleeeep.
    Result: All done—good night!
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    finished 30m timer
    Plan: Final half-hour building flashcards trainer. I hope to fix the bug, create a second variant, and upload it to the website.
    Result: Completed! Here's the arithmetic flashcard trainer if anyone wants to try—feedback welcome! worldmentalcalculation.com/gym/flashcards-for-times-tables/
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    finished 30m timer
    Plan: Various improvements to flashcard trainer... refactor and place on website. Who else here is coding right now?
    Result: Made all the flavours for the square numbers trainer. Final refactor broke it though :/ Hopefully easy to fix...
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    finished 60m timer
    Plan: Teach mathematics lesson to student D.
    Result: Lesson today was on formal set theory. Short break and then back to software building!
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    finished 27m timer
    Plan: Continue creating flashcard trainer in javascript. Hopefully get the results statistics printed.
    Result: Yay got it working pretty much how I wanted already :)
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    finished 30m timer
    Plan: Another pomodoro of work on flashcards trainer in Javascript
    Result: Yep got the timing part working, plus displaying some statistics at the end of a run.
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    finished 30m timer
    Plan: Digest a grapefruit and work on this flashcards trainer. Next steps: (1) 60-second timer; (2) output some list upon completion including timings.
    Result: Still having problems with the javascript for the 60-second timer...
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    finished 30m timer
    Plan: Building flashcards trainer.
    Result: Some progress but I've broken something...
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    finished 21m timer
    Plan: 2 rounds WHM breathing, 30 bodyweight squats, and then quick housework task
    Result: All done. Wim Hof breath holds 2:25 and 2:30 today.
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    finished 60m timer
    Plan: Teach mathematics class to student R.
    Result: Good class, including Pythagoras' Theorem, calculating areas, and presenting written proofs.
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    finished 15m timer
    Plan: Argh a power cut meant I couldn't really work for several hours :( Now finish setting up Q1 goals
    Result: Completed and entered onto spreadsheet.
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    finished 15m timer
    Plan: Finish housework tasks.
    Result: Okay all done.
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    finished 45m timer
    Plan: Various housework tasks
    Result: Mostly finished!
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    finished 30m timer
    Plan: (1) Set up Q1 milestones; (2) Reply to India enquiry
    Result: Lots of progress on (1) only. I have a list of about 20 items to look at later.
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    finished 15m timer
    Plan: Three rounds of Wim Hof breathing, for an immune system boost.
    Result: Done—breath holds of 1:55, 2:25 and 2:35 today.
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    finished 90m timer
    Plan: Teach mental calculation class to student R.
    Result: Finished class, today doing a variety of calculation techniques. I'm hungry
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    finished 60m timer
    Plan: Teach Mathematics lesson to student R
    Result: All done.
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    finished 30m timer
    Plan: Set next week's productivity rules, 10 minutes mindfulness, and journal.
    Result: All done. Mindfulness was about 14 minutes and journal was quite long too.
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    finished 35m timer
    Plan: (1) notes for Monday client meeting; (2) check old notebook for anything important; (3) set next week's productivity rules; (4) mindfulness meditation + journal
    Result: (1) and (2) done only
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    finished 20m timer
    Plan: 20-minute core workout
    Result: Found a great workout and maybe tomorrow I won't be able to move 😅
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    finished 25m timer
    Plan: (1) message M and L; (2) admin for new Computer Science student; (3) plan core workout
    Result: (1) and (2) only
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    finished 75m timer
    Plan: Teach Computer Science class and write final report
    Result: Finished class—today looking at improving Python code. Wrote reports too.
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    finished 15m timer
    Plan: Arrange lessons with 3 students.
    Result: All done! Now for a short lunch break.
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    finished 65m timer
    Plan: Teach Mathematics lesson to student R
    Result: Lesson finished - mostly did geometry with some algebra.
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    finished 25m timer
    Plan: (1) Mindfulness meditation + journal; (2) Send messages to L and P
    Result: (1) yes but wrote a lot so it took more time; (2) Only sent one message
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