HumanCalculator

Always travelling since 2016. Freelance in software and STEM education. Competing at mental calculation. https://www.daniel-timms.com/
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    finished 57m timer
    Plan: Editing lesson 790 (Physics) while listening to a 91-minute focus trance playlist. www.youtube.com/watch?v=iXAbte4QXKs
    Result: First 10 paragraphs and now I'm hungry.
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    finished 30m timer
    Plan: (1) Submit lesson 787; (2) Editing lesson 801.
    Result: All completed. And I had done more of 801 than I'd remembered.
    Feeling:
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    finished 5m timer
    Plan: 5 more minutes of work to finish off lesson 787 (Physics) and claim second place (:
    Result: Finished this one - now onto the next two...
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    finished 33m timer
    Plan: Editing lesson 787 (Physics) and start lesson 790 (also Physics)
    Result: Mostly finished 787! Will take a break for water (stay hydrated everyone ⛲) and continue. After 24 hours am I in the top 5?
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    finished 30m timer
    Plan: Editing lesson 787 (Physics) after just doing nothing for way too long.
    Result: Bunch more done. I probably have to work non-stop through the next 5 hours to finish everything however!
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    finished 40m timer
    Plan: (1) Collect payment for event; (2) mindfulness meditation 10 minutes; (3) Wim Hof breathing 2 rounds
    Result: Eventually finished long after the timer stopped. 02:55 and 02:35 breath holds today.
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    finished 40m timer
    Plan: (1) Portuguese vocab (Mnemosyne); (2) Editing lesson 787
    Result: ~15 novas palavras em português, and about 30 minutes solid work on the lesson.
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    finished 30m timer
    Plan: (1) Update diary; (2) Message A; (3) 15 mins editing lesson 787 (Physics)
    Result: All done. Now I'll eat an apple and drink some water for a break.
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    finished 65m timer
    Plan: (1) Coaching mental maths; (2) post re: gamification; (3) coaching notes
    Result: Did (1) and (2) but we were talking extra at the end of the coaching so I still have to do the notes for (3).
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    finished 10m timer
    Plan: Editing lesson 787 (Physics) then Feierabend!
    Result: All finished for today. Goodnight!
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    finished 55m timer
    Plan: (1) Finish editing lesson 795 (Physics); (2) 10 minutes mindfulness meditation; (3) Check out Mental Math link; (4) Prepare lesson 787 (Physics)
    Result: All completed!
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    finished 30m timer
    Plan: Editing lesson 795 (Physics)
    Result: Finished main part, yay.
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    finished 30m timer
    Plan: Editing lesson 795 (Physics)
    Result: pretty much finished up to paragraph 10.
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    finished 8m timer
    Plan: Portuguese vocab (with Mnemosyne)
    Result: Aprendi ~dez novas palavras em português.
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    finished 30m timer
    Plan: Editing lesson 795 (Physics)
    Result: Onto chapter 7. Everyone remember to stay hydrated! ⛲
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    finished 45m timer
    Plan: Planning for a super productive 24 hours! (1) Notes from teaching Mental Math today; (2) reply to new Mental Math student; (3) Editing lesson 795 (Physics)
    Result: (1) and (2) are done. Making good progress with (3).
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    finished 107m timer
    Plan: (1) Mental Math coaching; (2) Editing Lesson 801 (Physics)
    Result: Good coaching class, focusing on currency conversions. Physics lesson needs lots of work however.
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    finished 60m timer
    Plan: (1) Post mental math coaching plan; (2) food shopping before local curfew
    Result: All done :) Now to see whether I get some more students.
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    finished 35m timer
    Plan: (1) Portuguese vocab (with Mnemosyne); (2) Write offer for mental math coaching and prepare list; (3) Message re: accommodation
    Result: Pretty much all done xD
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    finished 30m timer
    Plan: (1) Portuguese vocab (with Mnemosyne); (2) Write offer for mental math coaching and prepare list; (3) Message re: accommodation
    Result: Some things take longer than expected!
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    finished 72m timer
    Plan: Editing lesson 802 (Physics) then 10 minutes mindfulness meditation.
    Result: Finished slightly early.
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    finished 30m timer
    Plan: Editing lesson 802 (Physics)
    Result: Working on paragraphs 4-7 and will continue. Ahh just missed out on being in the top 10 🙃
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    finished 30m timer
    Plan: Finish editing lesson 789 (Physics) and then start a new lesson.
    Result: Finished lesson 789 (Physics) and started editing lesson 802 (Physics).
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    finished 30m timer
    Plan: Editing lesson 789 (Physics) some more...
    Result: Almost finished!
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    finished 30m timer
    Plan: Editing lesson 789 (Physics)
    Result: Working on paragraph 10 and in a good flow!
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    finished 30m timer
    Plan: Editing lesson 789 (Physics)
    Result: Completed paragraphs 1-5
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    finished 70m timer
    Plan: 1 Session preparing client for Computer Science interview.
    Result: All done + feedback sent.
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    finished 120m timer
    Plan: 2 sessions preparing clients for Computer Science interviews
    Result: Completed - now one more to go
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    finished 10m timer
    Plan: (1) Set of push-ups; (2) Draft note about coaching mental maths.
    Result: (1) These were difficult because I haven't been doing them enough! Please remind me to add these to my timers in future! (2) Note is half-drafted.
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    finished 30m timer
    Plan: (1) Start lesson 789 (Physics); (2) Portuguese spaced repetition; (3) Accommodation enquiry; (4) 2 rounds Wim Hof breathing; (5) set of push-ups
    Result: Finished (1) - (4). Breath holds today were shorter (2:00 and 2:47) but quite intense.
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    finished 41m timer
    Plan: (1) Finish editing lesson 778; (2) Mindfulness meditation 10 mins
    Result: All completed! Used mind palace technique for the mindfulness meditation.
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    finished 47m timer
    Plan: (1) Reply to scheduling email; (2) Editing lesson 778 (Physics) for 30 mins; (3) Mindfulness meditation 10 mins
    Result: Was too involved with the editing that I continued right until the end. I'm nearly finished with that now in fact.
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    finished 25m timer
    Plan: (1) Catch up with overnight emails; (2) Message offering mini-coaching in mental maths.
    Result: Two of the email required some tasks afterwards so I didn't finish those
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    finished 28m timer
    Plan: Editing lesson 778 (Physics) then Feierabend!
    Result: Good progress.
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    finished 35m timer
    Plan: Editing lesson 778 (Physics)
    Result: Lots of progress.
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    finished 45m timer
    Plan: (1) Reply to two clients; (2) Add bio on here because I just discovered that; (3) editing lesson 778 (Physics)
    Result: All done! Onto paragraph 5 on the Physics lesson.
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    finished 35m timer
    Plan: (1) Finish correcting Maths proof for client and send it back; (2) edits to Lesson 778 (Physics) until end of timer
    Result: First task took about 38 minutes but everything is now fully done.
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    finished 40m timer
    Plan: (1) Start editing lesson 778 (Physics); (2) Ask questions to returning client; (3) Correct Maths proof for student
    Result: Everything done!
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    finished 40m timer
    Plan: Short hill run to mirador, then food shopping.
    Result: All done! 3 minutes 14 seconds from my door to the mirador, mostly on the steps. I'll aim for 3 minutes next time (8% faster). Bought healthy food for curfew.
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    finished 17m timer
    Plan: Finish Zapier/Salesforce work for other client.
    Result: Finished all tasks for client.
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    finished 30m timer
    Plan: Zapier/Salesforce work for another client.
    Result: Mostly finished
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    finished 20m timer
    Plan: (1) 2 rounds Wim Hof Breathing (ask me if you haven't discovered this yet!); (2) text client; (3) Portuguese vocab
    Result: Everything done! Breath holds were shorter today (02:25 and 02:43) as I'd had some caffeine already.
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    finished 45m timer
    Plan: (1) Finish editing lesson 735 (Chemistry); (2) mindfulness meditation 10 minutes
    Result: Took me 50 minutes just for (1), but it's properly done now.
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    finished 30m timer
    Plan: Editing lesson 735 (Chemistry)
    Result: Reached paragraph 10. About two-thirds finished editing this lesson.
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    finished 30m timer
    Plan: Editing lesson 735 (Chemistry)
    Result: Completed up to paragraph 6.
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    finished 17m timer
    Plan: (1) Two admin tasks; (2) mindfulness meditation 10 minutes;
    Result: Did three admin tasks but they took longer than expected.
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    finished 25m timer
    Plan: (1) Format new Chemistry lesson; (2) Reply to two clients; (3) Portuguese vocab flashcards
    Result: ✅ Did everything
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    finished 13m timer
    Plan: Finish editing lesson 753. Then afterwards go outside in the sun :)
    Result: Completed :)
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    finished 55m timer
    Plan: Editing lesson 753 (Chemistry)
    Result: Got distracted part way but made excellent progress!
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    finished 25m timer
    Plan: Editing lesson 753 (Chemistry)
    Result: 7 paragraphs completed.
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