Morning! I’m in the midst of crunch time over here trying to finish up all our end of semester assignments. Yesterday I forced myself to focus and spent a solid 7 hours straight working on these module worksheets we have due today — they are prep for our clinical internship. I broke for lunch around 11, but unfortunately my laptop stayed with me so I could keep the productivity going.
I enjoyed my leftovers from the delicious lunch at Irregardless in Raleigh yesterday!
To bulk up the leftovers, I put them on top of some salad greens and added some sprouts and avocado to the mix as well. Yum!
Not as pretty as yesterday, but just as good.
On the side, I had some bread and delicious NC strawberries from the farmer’s market yesterday. In season strawberries are seriously one of life’s greatest pleasures.
My eyes were a bit bigger than my stomach for this lunch; I ended up eating the bread and strawberries but only about half of the massive salad. The rest was consumed as an afternoon snack!
I worked from about 8 a.m. until 3 p.m. in various locations on our couch, at my perch, and out on our porch — I get so restless it helps me to focus if I move locations and switch back and forth from sitting to standing every hour or so.
During lunch, when I was out on the porch, a thunderstorm rolled through. It was actually quite cozy to sit out there and watch it — I love storms.
By 3 p.m. I finally finished the modules we have due today for school — I still have one big one left to do for my actual hospital this summer, but I can work on that once we’re up in DC. I spent the rest of the afternoon getting some other tasks done and then running errands — we have been donating so much stuff to Goodwill, it’s crazy — must get rid of as much as we can before moving! Around 6 I headed out the door for a walk/jog, since the weather had gotten really nice by then.
Speaking of jogging — Matt and I are headed out for a workout! I have another busy day ahead — a few hours of biochem studying with my classmate Maria, plus a group project meeting this afternoon — we have a LOT to do but I’m hoping we can finish it all today and submit the assignment. Then all I’ll have left is the biochem exam Tuesday!
Have a nice Friday, friends!