Kunoichi From Denmark, joined Jan 2007, 796 posts, RR: 15 Posted (8 years 4 months 3 weeks 6 days 19 hours ago) and read 1601 times:
Seeing that it's morning here and I'm WELL bored out of my mind, the idea came to me while making breakfast
I realise there has probably been a thread like this, but it's most likely ages ago, so here's the update
What's your morning ritual?. In other words, what do you do in the morning from the time you get out of bed, till you're at work?
6:00 AM: Alarm goes off. I get out of bed. 6:00-6:30: Shower. 6:30-7:00: Making breakfast, eating breakfast, watching TV. 7:00-7:45: Give animals breakfast, walk dogs, empty kitty- and ferret-litterbox. 7:45-7:59: walk to busstop. Bus leaves at 7:59. 7:59-8:20: Busride to trainstation. 8:20-8:30: Shopping in the station cafeteria for lunch. Train leaves at 8:30. 8:30-9:05: Train ride to the station near school. Walk to busstop. Bus leaves at 9:05. 9:05-9:15: Bus leaves and arrives at 9:05, at a busstop, 10 minutes of walking from school. 9:15-9:30: Walk to school. 9:30: Class starts.
The weekends are the same, apart from the alarm clock (which won't be on) and the leaving for school
Carmenlu15 From Guatemala, joined Dec 2004, 4763 posts, RR: 29
Reply 6, posted (8 years 4 months 3 weeks 6 days 19 hours ago) and read 1581 times:
7:00 am - radio goes off. I listen to the morning show, still half asleep.
7:30-8:00 - shower
8:00-9:00 - breakfast, wash the dishes, clean the kitchen
9:00 and afterwards - clean the house and other various chores
As of Monday:
5:00 am - alarm goes off
5:10 am - I get up
5:10-5:30 - get dressed
5:30-5:40 - breakfast
5:40-5:50 - brush teeth, get ready to leave
5:50-6:00 - walk to bus stop
6:00-8:00 - get stuck in traffic till I arrive at work
The traffic part sucks, but since I finally got the job I wanted, I'll be willing to endure it.
Don't expect to see me around that much (if at all) -- the contact link should still work, though.
USAFHummer From United States of America, joined May 2000, 10685 posts, RR: 51
Reply 7, posted (8 years 4 months 3 weeks 6 days 19 hours ago) and read 1575 times:
Since my class schedule varies by day, I'll format mine slightly differently:
Time to first class:
T - 2 hrs. - First alarm goes off, I wake up, still groggy
T - 1:55 hrs. - Last alarm goes off, my signal to get out of bed...then I go surf the web, check email, etc.
T- 1:15 hrs. - Breakfast
T - 1 hr. -Shower, brush teeth, get dressed
T- 30 mins -Leave and walk across street to bus stop
T- 20 mins -Bus theoretically should arrive
T- 10 mins - Arrive on campus and walk to class
T- 0 mins - Some boring class lecture starts...
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HPLASOps From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 9, posted (8 years 4 months 3 weeks 6 days 19 hours ago) and read 1560 times:
0400: Go to bed after getting home late, set alarm for 1100, plan to get approx 5 things done in the morning
1100: Alarm goes off, decide that 2 of those things aren't really that important to do, reset alarm for 1200.
1200: Alarm goes off again, determine another thing on the list that wasn't really important, reset alarm for 1230.
1230: Alarm goes off again, decide, oh what the hell, I'm not gonna accomplish anything before work, I'll do it when I get home for work, reset alarm for 1330.
1330: Wake up sheepishly, go over to recliner or computer, mess around with tv, computer, or both:
1530: Cook something grossly unhealthy in the microwave, eat up in 20 minutes while watching tv.
1550: Jump in the shower, try to be done with clean up process by 1605 so that I don't have to race to get to work on time.
1610: Just got done shaving, bitter at myself for not getting this done sooner, rush to put on clothes.
1612: Out the door for my anticipated 18 minute drive to work.
1625: Run from parking garage to clock in point after 2 of the 3 traffic lights I have to go through screw me.
0130: Return home from work, decide I'm too tired to get any of those things done, watch tv (mostly shows I recorded while I was at work), fix a snack, go to bed around 0400. Repeat routine.
Jcs17 From United States of America, joined Jun 2001, 8065 posts, RR: 37
Reply 10, posted (8 years 4 months 3 weeks 6 days 18 hours ago) and read 1545 times:
9:00:00AM -- Cell phone alarm goes off.
9:00:13AM -- Have serious discussion with self about the merits of showing up to class
9:00:34AM -- Hit snooze on my cell phone.
9:10:34AM -- Cell phone alarm goes off again
9:10:40AM -- Repeat second step
9:12:00AM -- Get out of bed and head to the shower
9:13:57AM -- Scrub my junk
9:15:16AM -- Shave my face
9:18:00AM -- Shampooing my hair
9:21:00AM -- Get out of shower
9:21:09AM -- Blow dry my hair
9:23:00AM -- Walk to my room and get dressed
9:28:00AM -- Apply hair product
9:31:00AM -- Furiously mess with my hair
9:35:00AM -- Furiously mess with my hair
9:39:00AM -- Give up on hair, walk to my other room, pop open the laptop and check news headlines, facebook, e-mails, and NY Islanders articles.
9:47:00AM -- Make sure I have the books and notebooks I need for class.
9:50:00AM -- Leave house and walk quickly to 10AM class.
QFA380 From Australia, joined Jul 2005, 2086 posts, RR: 1
Reply 11, posted (8 years 4 months 3 weeks 6 days 18 hours ago) and read 1538 times:
Here is mine.
5:30: Get up.
5:31: Walk the 2m to the computer.
5:31-6:30: Go on a.net.
6:30-7:00: Have shower/get dressed.
7:00: Go upstairs, talk to the dog and mum.
7:10-7:30: Make/have breakfast.
7:40: Brush teeth/put shoes on.
7:40-7:45: Fill bag with school books.
7:45-7:50: Walk to bus stop/hit kids with sticks at bus stop.
7:50-8:30: Be bored on bus:
8:30-8:50: Bum around at school.
8:50>: Be at school.
And all this happens while many of you are in bed.
LTU932 From Germany, joined Jan 2006, 14013 posts, RR: 48
Reply 12, posted (8 years 4 months 3 weeks 6 days 18 hours ago) and read 1538 times:
My regular work week goes like this:
08:55: Alarm goes off
10:00: Leave the house
10:10: I take the bus to the city centre
10:50: I take the bus to the mall near work
11:20-11:50: Brunch and a cigarette after brunch
12:00: Take the taxi to work
12:20-14:00: I check my inbox (private and corporate), check on A.net and other forums
14:00-22:00: Work, cigarette breaks, get bored and browsing through A.net and other forums
22:15: I take the corporate bus back home
22:45-01:30: Browse A.net, smoke, watch TV and check my inbox
08:55: Repeat routine (unless it's weekend)
N243NW From United States of America, joined Jul 2003, 1656 posts, RR: 19
Reply 14, posted (8 years 4 months 3 weeks 6 days 18 hours ago) and read 1519 times:
0800: Alarm goes off...press Snooze.
0815: Stumble out of bed, head to shower.
0830-0835: Get dressed, pack backpack.
0835-0850: Eat breakfast in meal hall.
0850-0900: Walk across campus to first class in McDonnell Douglas Hall.
0900-0950: CSCI 145 - Scientific Programming (MATLAB, C++)
0950-1000: Stop by student center on my way back to the residence hall, check mail, grab a pastry.
1000-1050: Hang out in room, check e-mail, A.net, Facebook, do last-minute Physics homework, etc.
GSM763 From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 17, posted (8 years 4 months 3 weeks 6 days 17 hours ago) and read 1507 times:
07.30 - Alarm Gets off snooze button is hit I don't get out of bed
07.35 - See Above
07.40 - See Above
07.45 - I get out of bed (maybe)
08.00 - Have Brekafast and watch BBC News
08.15 - Have Shower
08.25 - Get Dressed
08.40 - Leave
WestJetForLife From Canada, joined Jun 2005, 814 posts, RR: 1
Reply 18, posted (8 years 4 months 3 weeks 6 days 17 hours ago) and read 1507 times:
0625-Out of bed
0630-Apply deoderant/body spray
0640-Downstairs, ready to drink Instant Breakfast and pour coffee
0650-Brush teeth, comb hair, admire facial features
0655-In car waiting for dad
0710-At C-trainn station
0715-On my way to school
0740-Downtown, walk to bus stop
0745-Meet up with friend, grab more coffee
0755-Board bus, go to school
0830-Monday, Wednesday, Friday: Physics; Tuesday, Thursday: Spare
*I shower at night on the weekdays.
1000-Out of bed
1040-Downstairs, make coffee, turn on TV/radio
1100-Listen to sister bitch about her ruined social plans for the day because of chores
As you can tell, my weekend schedule is less than my weekday schedule.
LOT767-300ER From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 19, posted (8 years 4 months 3 weeks 6 days 17 hours ago) and read 1499 times:
8:25AM - First alarm goes off on cell.
8:27AM - Second alarm goes off on cell.
8:35AM - Third alam goes off and get out of bed.
8:36AM - Shower, Brush Teeth, Piss etc.
8:45AM - Shave if necessary
8:46AM - Have breakfast...this sometimes is some whipped cream, sometimes a sandwich sometimes a Heineken.
8:55AM-9:00AM - Leave for ATC class.
Repeat those steps except wakeup at 1030AM and go to Aviation Insurance class
AirTranTUS From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 20, posted (8 years 4 months 3 weeks 6 days 17 hours ago) and read 1493 times:
7:40 Alarm goes off, then gets turned off
7:55 Cellphone alarm goes off, I get up and turn on computer
7:57 Make myself a bowl of cereal
8:00 Login to computer and begin to eat
8:01-8:20 Check airliners.net
8:20-8:25 Finish eating
8:26-8:30 Play around on FlightAware
8:31-8:35 Check the news online
8:35-8:44 Get dressed, wash dishes, brush teeth, etc.
8:45 Begin walk to class
Same except I wake up at 10:00 and go to class at 1:45, usually skipping lunch because of a late breakfast. Do a small amount of work.
Wake up between 10 and 11, skipping lunch as again. Spend more time at Airliners, refuse to do any work.
AeroWesty From United States of America, joined Oct 2004, 20822 posts, RR: 61
Reply 21, posted (8 years 4 months 3 weeks 6 days 17 hours ago) and read 1490 times:
Sometime between 3AM to 10AM - Wake up and remove pussy from appendage.
Then - Turn on TV. Prior to 6AM tune to Imus on MSNBC, after 6AM tune to some nonsense on morning television.
A few minutes later - Lift lid on laptop, see who's on iChat.
Then - Make tea and take pills. Think about treating myself to a valium.
Then - Brush pussy if he's not decided to go off doing cat things.
Then - Make breakfast. Current favorites: Oatmeal or French Toast.
Then - Drink tea while surfing Non-Av, making smarmy remarks as necessary. (This may take a while.) Check pulse of a.net on 'whiners. Decide if it's worthwhile to wade through Civ-Av in-between all the new threads about DL, B6 and PTVs. (Funny how this hasn't changed one bit since the last Morning Ritual thread.)
9AM - CNN International
10AM - Tune to Channel 6 for The Price Is Right.
11AM - Tune to Channel 8 for Live with Regis and Kelly.
12 Noon - CNN news
Meanwhile - Listen to people whine about work on iChat. Make growling noises at pussy while he tries to sit on the bed between me and the laptop. Check funny links people have sent me. Check gay Russian website for new things to download. Scroll through blogs of friends, see if there's anything I should IM them about. Cruise through IHT online. Make phone calls. Check e-mail. Do paperwork as necessary.
Then - Take shower. Take another round of painkillers. If I'm staying in, have lunch and move to sofa to continue surfing, IMing, and watching TV.
Afternoon - Variable. Perhaps go out to lunch, do shopping, go visit the doctor, harass the rental office about some nonsense, or check to see if anyone's on MSN.
6PM - Think about dinner. Have cocktails instead. Current favorites: Campari with orange juice or Peach Schnapps with cranberry juice.
8-9PM - Actually have dinner while watching something on TV. Listen to people ask how I can eat so late.
11PM - Take evening painkillers, think about treating myself to a valium. Move to bed, greet friends from the UK and Europe on iChat before they go off to work. Throw things from the bed to see if pussy will chase them if he's not doing a round of Kitty Rips or Happy Cat Dancing.
Melpax From Australia, joined Apr 2005, 1738 posts, RR: 1
Reply 22, posted (8 years 4 months 3 weeks 6 days 13 hours ago) and read 1455 times:
07:30 - Rudely woken up by alarm, stagger into shower
07:40 - Get dressed for work while watching TV (usually sunrise)
08:00 - Drive to work
08:30 - Arrive at basement carpark at my building, park car
08:35 - Get 1st coffee of the day at cafe owned by a VERY camp singaporean.
08:40 - walk into office, turn on PC, check emails & any updates on the intranet. Talk to mates about crap.
09:00 - Log onto phones, dialler system starts making calls & I'll get a few inbounds as well.
10:45 - Morning tea break. Depending how I feel, might get another coffee, or else talk crap with mates again.
11:00 - Back on phones
12:30 - Lunch, usually at the local mall, or maybe one of the many resturants in the area, mostly Chinese or Vietnamese
13:15 - Back on the phones!
14:45 - Afternoon tea, off to the coffee shop again.
15:00 - back to work
17:00 - Log off for the day, drive home
17:45 - Walk in door, collapse on couch in front of TV, maybe log onto net
20:00 - Have dinner
20:15 - log onto net, have a beer or 2, watch TV etc etc
00:00 - go to bed, watch TV
01:00 - turn off TV
GoAround From United Kingdom, joined Jul 2003, 616 posts, RR: 0
Reply 23, posted (8 years 4 months 3 weeks 6 days 13 hours ago) and read 1444 times:
It all varies so much. Usually:
15 minutes before tutorial: Wake up drunk
10 minutes before tutorial: Look at clock and groan
9 minutes before tutorial: Put on whatever clothes are in reach
7 minutes before tutorial: Eat. Anything. And drink water lots. And take paracetamol.
5 minutes before tutorial: Clean teeth. Realise you look like a tramp. Think it doesn't matter, at least you're not as ugly as the tutor.
2 minutes before tutorial: Find the essay. HAVE to find the essay amongst all the crap in the room!
1 minute after tutorial starts: Run to tutor's room. Stagger in late, drunk, clutching a pile of crumpled papers, looking like you slept in a doorway, stinking of booze and about to fall asleep.
MIAspotter From Spain, joined Nov 2001, 2959 posts, RR: 24
Reply 24, posted (8 years 4 months 3 weeks 6 days 12 hours ago) and read 1435 times:
06:30 Phone Alarm goes off/smash phone/turn on TV and listen to GMTv half asleep
07:00 Get out of bed and walk to the bathroom knocking off everything on the way.
07:05-0720 Pee and Shave (if required) and Shower.
07:25 Get dressed for work/tune in Channel 4 to watch "Friends"
07:30 Make breakfast
07:30-07:50 Eat breakfast/watch friends and browse the net.
0750-08:00 Wash dishes/brush teeth/slap some aftershave and leave for work.
08:00-08:40 Drive to work (traffic in Bournemouth is a bitch)
08:40-08:55 Walk to work (thanks to Poole Borough Council who put up a 2 hr limit on the residential area I have to go and park miles away from work)
09:00 Clock in at work and be depressed for the next 7 hours.
17:00 walk back to car
17:20-17:50 Drive back home (traffic in Bournemouth is a bitch)
18:00 Get home, make some coffee and watch the Simpsons on C4
18:30 Bum around on the Net/cook dinner if arsed/bum around on the net some more
21:00 Go to bed and watch some TV, news etc
23:30 TV off... ZZZZZZZzzzz....
Repeat next day.
09:30 get up have breakfast... and whatever.
I think, therefore I don´t fly Ryanair.
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