Mark, pondering

Lent 9

I did totally mean to write this yesterday and then sleep happened. Yay sleep.

Things that were good:
1. Had yummy dinner out and good conversation with my brother.
2. Started reading for subject two and it is interesting.
3. Good weather.
4. I was interviewed by a media comms student for an assignment and it went well.
5. I got my watch back from my parents' house.

Things I did well:
1. Did some washing.
2. Did not play Candy crush saga.
3. Tidied room before going to bed.

Things I am looking forward to:
1. Cooking up some food.
2. I'm going to a friend's housewarming party this evening.

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Lent 8

Things that were good:
1. Caught the last train! I only just made it, had to run from the tram and down the escalators. They were closing the gates as I entered the station.
2. Awesome cocktails at the cocktail party.
3. We had a really interesting discussion about the sorts of things that conservators do and the future of conservation today which lead to
4. There is definitely space within the program for me to pursue really any of the topics that interest me for a PhD.
5. I got chatting to some very interesting people at the cocktail party - offering people tastes of your drink definitely makes friends!

Things I did well:
1. Talked to people at cocktail party.
2. Swam! Glory, that's a long time ago. 16 hours ago, actually.
3. Did some job related things that I had been really putting off.

Things I am looking forward to about tomorrow:
1. Unfucking my habitat.
2. Starting on materials reading.

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Lent 7

Things that were good:

1. Handed in assignment! I felt good about when it was finished.
2. My temporary housemates made me dinner.
3. I bought a toaster, finally. We have had my parents' camping toaster, but it is too small for real pieces of bread. Also, we took it camping over the weekend and it is now in their garage. It meant that I got to leave the house, too.
4. My garden is growing well. I watered it today.
5. The puppies are cute! These are permanent housemate's little fluffy dogs. I have one on my lap, now!

Things I did well:
1. I finished my assignment.
2. No candy crush saga.
3. Did the washing up after dinner.

Things I am looking forward to:
1. Cocktail party! I have a ticket to the GSA's cocktail party.
2. Last day of classes. We are going on a site visit to the museum.

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Lent 6

Things that were good:
1. We had an interesting discussion in class.
2. Weather was pretty good, not sunny, the bit of rain that hit me was warm.
3. I found good sources in the library.
4. Confirmed essay topic for my major assignment.
5. I bought myself some stationery.

Things I did well:
1. Fasting day.
2. Spoke to my topic in class.
3. Did not play Candy Crush Saga

Things I am looking forward to about tomorrow:
1. Library time and finishing my assignment.
2. Evening off.

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Rachel, Amused

Lent 5

Things that were good:
1. Watching dawn from the train.
2. Got clarification on my current assignment.
3. There was a bike shop open for me to get my brother's bday present.
4. Bro's birthday dinner with friends.
5. Awesome, awesome cake made by our godmother.

Things I did well:
1. Got to class on time (ish)
2. Ate fruit.
3. Did not play candy crush saga.

Things I am looking forward to about tomorrow:
1. Getting to work on my assignment properly.
2. I am having edamame for lunch.

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Mark, pondering

First Sunday in Lent

Things that were good:
1. Strawberries. They were particularly tasty ones.
2. Archie Roach!
3. All the rest of things at Port Fairy.
4. Going to sleep in a tent.
5. Bought some good CDs

Things I did well:
1. Ate fruit.
2. Did not play candy crush saga.
3. Packed before going to bed.

Things I am looking forward to about tomorrow:
1. Train ride.
2. Brother's birthday dinner.

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Lent 4

Delayed from Saturday

Things that were good about today:

1. Woke up in a tent.

2. Raisin toast for breakfast

3. Some awesome music, particularly Mama Kin and Bruce Mathiske.

4. Good weather.

5. I have worked out that I can go to bed early.

Three things I did well today:
1. Are fruit.

2. Wore my hat. It is a full wide brim straw life guard hat. Having decided to find it awesome, no one else has a hat as awesome as mine.

3. Did not play candy crush saga or other games.

Two things that will be good tomorrow:

1. Strawberries

2. MOAR MUSIC

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Lent 3

Things that were good about today, more than the general awesomeness of being at Port Fairy!

1. Excellent driving weather for the longish drive to Port Fairy.

2. L made his train and so arrived in good time.

3. Tasty Spanish food for dinner.

4. I am currently listening to a guy who plays classical and ragtime compositions on a harmonica. It's amazing.

5. The subject coordinators sent out an email and I think I have a good understanding of assignment 1.

Three things I did well today:
1. I remembered to pack the toaster, and told housemates that I was taking it.

2. I remembered my pillow.

3. Did not play candy crush saga.

Two things I am looking forward to tomorrow:

1. Waking up in a tent.

2. More awesome music.

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Lent 2

Things that were good about today

1. Awesome lecture was awesome.

2. We got to visit the Centre for Cultural Material Conservation labs today. So awesome.

3. Watched episode one of SeaChange with housemate to be. Show!

4. People told me that they heard that my event last night was good.

5. I rode my bike to the CCMC which was nice and also meant I had time to have coffee and a muffin.

Things I did well

1. Manned my stall at the fair and smiled at people.

2. Downloaded readings to take away with me over the weekend.

3. Packed my bag for tomorrow.

Things that I am looking forward to about tomorrow.

1. Port Fairy Folk Festival begins!

2. Spending extended time with my family.

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Lent 1

In an effort to post more and also remind myself of the measure of time passing, I'm taking the opportunity to post glee! for Lent.

Things that were good about today

1. Pancakes for breakfast, because I missed out yesterday.

2. I got myself a devil's horns headband for my devil costume, and a sparkly top hat for my event this evening.

3. Backlava for dinner.

4. I chatted with my housemate when I got home and it was good. Yay for friendly housemates.

5. People came to the event I hosted and seemed to have a good time.

Things I did well

1. Talked to people at my event, including introducing myself to people. (I am actually good (I think) at small talk.)

2. Went on adventure to get decorations for event.

3. Got up early and wrote some of my assignment.

Things that I am looking forward to about tomorrow.

1. Site visit for class.

2. Awesome lecture.

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