Weekly review: Week ending January 3, 2014

We’re back in Toronto and settling into regular life. I’ll resume consulting next week, although I might keep it to 2.5 days a week instead of sliding up to 4 days a week. I really like these days for drawing and contemplation. Anyway, we’ll see how things work out!

Blog posts

Link roundup

Focus areas and time review

  • Business (14.3h – 8%)
    • Earn (0.0h – 0% of Business)
      • [ ] Earn: Consulting – E1 – Thursday
      • [ ] Earn: Consulting – E1 – Tuesday
    • Build (9.3h – 65% of Business)
      • [X] Set up test mailing list subscriptions
      • [ ] Reset the TF700
      • Quantified Awesome (1.1h)
      • Drawing (6.0h)
      • Paperwork (1.7h)
        • [ ] File T4 for myself
    • Connect (5.0h – 34% of Business)
      • [ ] Connect: Discuss Emacs chats
      • [ ] Connect: Have lunch with Carsten
      • [X] Connect: Draw notes for easy ways to track time
      • [X] Connect: Draw notes for staying on the time-tracking wagon
      • [X] Connect: Prepare plan for time-tracking workshop
  • Relationships (17.7h – 10%)
    • [X] Go on road trip: Banaue, Bontoc, Sagada, Vigan
    • [X] Pack for return trip
    • [X] Reset passwords for my mom
    • [X] Set up lock screen password for my mom
    • [X] Set up offline e-mail for my mom
    • [X] Replace vacuum
  • Discretionary – Productive (6.4h – 3%)
    • [ ] Reflect on how to ask good questions
    • [ ] Reflect on what I do with my time and what my balance will be like for the next two months
    • Writing (6.4h)
      • [X] Write annual review
  • Discretionary – Play (1.8h – 1%)
  • Discretionary – Travel (48.8h – 29%)
  • Personal routines (25.0h – 14%)
  • Unpaid work (9.6h – 5%)
  • Sleep (49.3h – 29% – average of 7.0 per day)