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 25m timer
    Plan: (1) Format new Chemistry lesson; (2) Reply to two clients; (3) Portuguese vocab flashcards
    Result: βœ… 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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    Plan: Editing lesson 753 (Chemistry)
    Result: 7 paragraphs completed.
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    Plan: Editing lesson 749 (Chemistry)
    Result: Finished faster than expected! (for once...)
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    Plan: Finish editing lesson 777 (and perhaps start 749).
    Result: Finished 777, started 749 and ate an apple.
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    Plan: Editing lesson 777 (Physics)
    Result: Finished up to paragraph 13. Now it's dark and I can't see my keyboarswx,
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    finished 30m timer
    Plan: Editing lesson 777 (Physics). Start 749 (Chemistry) if I finish early.
    Result: Got distracted discussing the new 13:00 curfew here in Lisbon so didn't get much done. Looks like I'm going to be productive locked indoors for the near future!
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    finished 30m timer
    Plan: Editing lesson 777 (Physics)
    Result: Good progress. About one more timer needed to finish this.
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    finished 30m timer
    Plan: Editing lesson 777 (Physics) and then lunch break
    Result: Finished up to paragraph 8. Food time now.
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    Plan: Editing lesson 777 (Physics)
    Result: Made a good start although had to do some quick housework at some point.
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    Plan: Finishing editing lesson 776, then it's Feierabend! (at 4am)
    Result: Feierabend!
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    finished 25m timer
    Plan: Editing lesson 776 (Physics) after no break.
    Result: Almost finished!
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    finished 25m timer
    Plan: Editing lesson 776 (Physics) and hopefully finish
    Result: I didn't even notice the timer finish O_o. Had to improve a bunch of algebra so didn't make much progress.
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    Plan: Editing lesson 776 (Physics)
    Result: Paragraphs 7-8 completed.
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    finished 30m timer
    Plan: Editing lesson 776 (Physics)
    Result: First 6 paragraphs done and I'm happy with them. Break for food and then I continue.
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    Plan: Editing lesson 775 (Physics).
    Result: All finished!
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    finished 30m timer
    Plan: Editing lesson 775 (Physics)
    Result: Finished up to section 9. Got distracted when the US election news just arrived!
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    finished 30m timer
    Plan: Continue Editing lesson 775 (Physics)
    Result: That time went fast!
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    Plan: Editing lesson 775 (Physics)
    Result: Made progress.
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    finished 10m timer
    Plan: Check new material that I've received to edit over the weekend.
    Result: All sorted!
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    finished 22m timer
    Plan: 10 minutes mindfulness meditation, then 2 rounds Wim Hof breathing.
    Result: Both done. Breath holds were really long today for some reason! 3 min 07 and 3 min 10.
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    Plan: Finish editing lessons 754 and 752 (Chemistry)
    Result: Finished earlier thah expected!
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    finished 60m timer
    Plan: Editing lesson 754 (Chemistry)
    Result: Mostly finished this one!
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    finished 55m timer
    Plan: Editing chapter 754 (Chemistry)
    Result: Completed first 6 paragraphs.
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    finished 60m timer
    Plan: Editing lesson 752 (Chemistry).
    Result: Chapters 9β€”14 completed.
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    finished 25m timer
    Plan: (1) Bio update on client site; (2) Wim Hof Breathing (2 rounds); (3) meditate 10 minutes.
    Result: Everything done!
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    finished 35m timer
    Plan: Editing chapter 752 (Chemistry)
    Result: Now on paragraph 8. Making good progress!
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    finished 25m timer
    Plan: Editing chapter 752 (Chemistry)
    Result: Paragraphs 1-4 completed.
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    finished 65m timer
    Plan: Teach student for one hour.
    Result: Taught lesson, focusing today on differentiation from first principles.
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    finished 10m timer
    Plan: Finally finish homepage edits.
    Result: Homepage finally finished (for now!) Feedback welcome while I eat dinner: www.daniel-timms.com/
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    finished 25m timer
    Plan: Finish writing text for homepage. Afterwards I'll cook dinner πŸ‰
    Result: Worked on it and making good progress, but not yet quite finished!
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    finished 20m timer
    Plan: Continue writing text for website homepage (finish resources menu and write some better intro text).
    Result: Some progress but slower than expected. Will continue...
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    finished 20m timer
    Plan: Writing text for website homepage.
    Result: Reviewed notes and started structuring menu. Plenty more work needed! Now need a drink and food.
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    finished 25m timer
    Plan: (1) Mnemosyne for Portuguese vocab; (2) Plan for presentation on Mental Math
    Result: βœ… Portugese done; βœ… Made full plan for presentation
    Feeling:
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    Plan: 10 minute mindfulness meditation + 2 rounds of Wim Hof breathing
    Result: Combined mind palace technique with mindfulness meditation and it worked really well. Wim Hof breathing breath holds were 2:45 & 3:13 today.
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    Plan: Reply to discussion about using extreme memory in the real world.
    Result: Full response posted :)
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    Plan: (1) inbox zero [4 emails]; (2) reply re: memory training
    Result: Inbox zero. Need a few more minutes to finish replying to the discussion.
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    finished 10m timer
    Plan: Write summary notes about Long-term Working Memory ready to restart afresh another day.
    Result: Finished! πŸŽ‰
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    finished 25m timer
    Plan: Read a bunch more about Long-term Working Memory and make notes. Aim to summarize the whole thesis.
    Result: Skim-read a bunch more. Need 10 more minutes to make some notes on the contents for later, and to read the sections on mental math.
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    finished 20m timer
    Plan: Continue reading about Long-term Working Memory
    Result: Read a few pages more, typically dense reading because it's an academic paper. The main thesis is starting to make sense.
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    finished 20m timer
    Plan: Notes on Long-term Working Memory
    Result: Read 4 pages, quite dense so far.
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    finished 25m timer
    Plan: (1) Notes on imagery in math; (2) reply to emails
    Result: Finished the notes quite quickly. Replied to one email. Chose to get distracted briefly in the middle meeting a friend though.
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    finished 1m timer
    Plan: Test this app for 1 minute (:
    Result: Did a practice multiplication while i waited.
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