Now: July 2018

Here’s a complete list of everything I’ve got going on right now. And by “going on,” I mean a level of intensity ranging from “thinking about maybe doing it” to “seriously working on it.” (Categories come from the Integrative Nutrition Circle of Life exercise.)

Spirituality

Creativity

Finances

  • Reducing grocery spending via using my Soda Stream, freezing leftovers, and eating out of the pantry/fridge/freezer

Career

Education

  • Working on the Makerspaces section of my comprehensive literature review
  • Developing workflows that will allow me to chip away at the other sections while im still writing this one.

Health

  • Visiting my doctor for my quarterly follow-up
  • Focusing on hydration

Home Cooking

Physical Activity

Home Environment

Relationships

  • Celebrating my 9th wedding anniversary

Social Life

  • Planning birthday celebrations

Joy

  • Watching GLOW
  • Playing video games
  • Delighting in my kid’s ever-improving communication skills

Now: June 2018

Here’s a complete list of everything I’ve got going on right now. And by “going on,” I mean a level of intensity ranging from “thinking about maybe doing it” to “seriously working on it.” (Categories come from the Integrative Nutrition Circle of Life exercise.)

Spirituality

Creativity

Finances

  • Reducing grocery spending via using my Soda Stream, freezing leftovers, and eating out of the pantry/fridge/freezer

Career

  • Revising culturally sustaining pedagogy online curriculum module and writing other modules for Project READY.
  • Reading the archives of YALSA’s The Hub ya lit blog and trying the books mentioned there

Education

  • Working on the Makerspaces section of my comprehensive literature review

Health, Home Cooking, Physical Activity

  • Focusing on water: drinking it, bathing in it, swimming in it

Home Environment

  • Putting together a list of tasks for the handyman

Relationships, Social Life, Joy

  • Reaching out when I feel isolated

Percolating Projects, April 2018

Here’s a complete list of everything I’ve got going on right now. And by “going on,” I mean a level of intensity ranging from “thinking about maybe doing it” to “seriously working on it.” (Categories come from the Integrative Nutrition Circle of Life exercise.)

Spirituality

  • Daily tarot card pull as a means of connecting with my intuition

Creativity

  • Things of Bronze podcast
  • Compiling a YouTube playlist of comedy sketches that epitomize my comedic sensibility
  • Developing a concept for a geeky variety show
  • A memoir about adolescence/early adulthood in the early days of the World Wide Web
  • Something for the 10th anniversary of Doctor Horrible
  • Daily blogging
  • Indiewebifying kimberlyhirsh.com

Finances

  • Reducing grocery spending via using my Soda Stream, freezing leftovers, and eating out of the pantry/fridge/freezer

Career

  • Writing culturally sustaining pedagogy online curriculum module for Project READY.
  • Steeping myself in the world of YA librarianship

Education

  • Working on the Makerspaces section of my comprehensive literature review

Health, Home Cooking

Physical Activity

Home Environment

  • Putting together a list of tasks for the handyman
  • Cleaning out the upstairs linen closet as part of packing and purging in anticipation of putting our house on the market

Relationships

  • Treating Will to a birthday surprise
  • All the parenting: deciding how and when to potty train, buying springtime clothes, selecting toddler tableware

Social Life

  • Figuring out when to schedule game nights
  • Planning Google Hangouts

Joy

  • Continuing to have a super cute kid with an excellent giggle