What Did You Do Today?

00:00 – 01:00: Slept.
01:00 – 02:00: Slept.
02:00 – 03:00: Slept.
03:00 – 04:00: Slept.
04:00 – 05:00: Slept.
05:00 – 06:00: Awoke, went to the restroom, showered, dressed, drove to work.
06:00 – 07:00: Restarted a server to solve a problem, reinitialized sql connections to ensure the problem doesn’t come back, took apart a printer to fix a print jam.
07:00 – 08:00: Ran a virus scan in safe mode, helped a user with an Outlook problem, server still having problems – ran through a troubleshooting document, restarted two servers.
08:00 – 09:00: Finished virus scan, server problem still not fixed – ran through another troubleshooting document, restarted four servers,
called Becky for encouragement.
09:00 – 10:00: Added additional security access for a user, fixed another user’s connection problem, un-installed spyware on another user’s computer.
10:00 – 11:00: Contacted manufacturer for server problem, contacted installer for server problem, my boss went up to look at the server problem and saw that we only had 22MB of free space – cleared some more space and restarted the server.
11:00 – 12:00: Manufacturer called back, installer called back, told installer we had contacted manufacturer. Went through troubleshooting with manufacturer, informed it was a version issue (good thing we’re upgrading.) Went to the restroom, drove home for lunch, called Becky.
12:00 – 13:00: Still driving, called my mother, got off the freeway early to avoid an accident, got stuck in the traffic around a surface-street accident, got home, ate lunch, watched
half an episode of Seinfeld whilst eating.
13:00 – 14:00: Drove to school, parked, walked to class.
14:00 – 15:00: Took a Math Analysis test, got a juice smoothie.
15:00 – 16:00: Drank my juice, went to Statistics class.
16:00 – 17:00: Still in Statistics class, walked to my car in the rain.
17:00 – 18:00: Drove home in the rain, checked my e-mail on my home computer, greeted Becky home, checked snail mail, phoned in an order for take-away pizza.
18:00 – 19:00: Drove with Becky to pick up pizza, and went to Sharon’s house, ate pizza, watched half an episode of Engaged and Underage.
19:00 – 20:00: Watched Knights of Prosperity, watched Jeopardy.
20:00 – 21:00: Watched half of Real Housewives of Orange County, Cubed while Becky and Sharon watched American Idol.
21:00 – 22:00: Continued American Idol, watched The Office, watched 30 Rock.
22:00 – 23:00: Drove home with Becky, finished blog, picked outfit for tomorrow, went to bed.
23:00 – 24:00: Slept.

February 2007 – almost over


February is almost through.

Look at all of the things this month has to offer!

  • Black History Month (United States and Canada)
  • National School Counseling Week (first week, United States)
  • American Heart Month
  • Groundhog Day (February 2)
  • Mardi Gras (Sometime between February 3 to March 9 in non-leap years or February 4 to March 9 in leap years)
  • Ash Wednesday (Sometime between February 4 and March 10)
  • The Super Bowl
  • AFC-NFC Pro Bowl
  • NBA All-Star game
  • Daytona 500
  • Westminster Dog Show
  • St. Valentine’s Day (February 14)
  • Presidents’ Day (3rd Monday of February), or Washington’s Birthday (February 22)
  • Lincoln’s Birthday (February 12)
  • Darwin Day celebration
  • Constitution Day (Mexico) (February 5)
  • Carnaval (Celebrated before Lent)
  • NHL All-Star game
  • Library Lovers Month
  • National Lactose Intolerance Awareness Month (Canada)
  • National Bird-Feeding Month
  • The Great Backyard Bird Count
  • Flag Day – Canada (February 15)
  • National Hot Breakfast Month
  • Imbolc February 2
  • Thinking Day (Girl Guides) February 22
  • B.P. day (Scouts Canada) February 22
  • Founder’s Day (Scout Association (UK)) February 22
  • National Engineers Week (week of Presidents day) (United States)
  • Independence Day (Dominican Republic) (February 27)
  • International Mother Language Day (February 21)
  • National “Shake Your Booty” month
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    What is YOUR favorite thing about February?