Wednesday, July 15, 2015

why I could never work from home

This summer was supposed to be dedicated to getting prepared for my school year. I was so completely and laughably unprepared when I started in January last year, I wanted to be way more on top of things. Today pretty much was a usual day for me.

I woke up early to lesson plan and GET SHIZ DONE! So I woke up when Mark left for work at 6:30. Well, I woke up to kiss him goodbye. Then I laid in bed till 8:45. 

Then I got up and was starving, so I decided to make a smoothie. I opened the fridge to get my smoothie stuff out and I saw the pepperjack cheese we just bought and "EGG SANDWICH" popped into my head. So I spent the next hour crafting the most beautiful and delicious egg sandwich.

As I was eating I decided to entertain myself by turning on Gilmore Girls, just for a second. Ended up watching two episodes. 

Then I decided it was time to get to lesson planning! So I cleaned up my breakfast plate..well, I tried but the dishwasher had clean dishes in it so I had to unload and then reload. Then I wiped down the counters and decided to sweep and mop the kitchen floor. But then you can't have a clean kitchen floor and not have clean carpets, so I vacuumed. Which led me to making my bed and putting laundry away since I was in the bedroom vacuuming.

So then since I was sweaty from cleaning I decided I would go to the gym. On the way home from the gym I stopped at Walmart to pick up a few things...

I came home and showered. I got out of the shower and realized my skin needed extra love, so I  gave myself a facial. 

Once I was done with that, I finally got dressed. It took me a while to choose clothes that were comfy enough that I could work for hours on end. Once I was done choosing I had clothes everywhere, so I had to put those away. That led me to realize that Mark's work clothes for tomorrow needed to be washed, so I had to do a little laundry. 

Once that was done I went into my office to get really serious. I sat down and checked my email after browsing the social networks and noticed Old Navy was having a big sale! So obviously, I perused. Then I realized that it was almost 3:00 and no planning has been done and Mark would be home very soon. So I thought about my day and how much lesson planning I hadn't done and I thought, "Man, I could get a few things done in the half hour before Mark gets home. Better get to making up the day that I lost!"

and then I typed in blogger.com and here I am, writing this blog post. Mark will be home in five minutes. Better luck tomorrow, I guess.


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3 comments:

  1. Ha ha! This reads kind of like the "if you give a pig a pancake" book... You're awesome for even thinking about planning! I never got started until august! :/

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  2. hahahah this is the best. honestly you got a lot more done than I would have if I were in your position. I would have stopped at the gilmore girls part and just let that go on all day...

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  3. Holy crap, but you like, cleaned your whole house! I'm inspired to mop now.... But I feel you. I cannot nor ever will work from home. (I guess editing photos form the few photo shoots I get here and there can count as working from home, but not really.)

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