The Timer Method YAY
I think Richard Simmons and I should dance like ponies together…
FrenemyA (9:47:20 PM): I don't wanna do this
Karen (9:47:44 PM): we can do this together. you can do it. you are awesome. come on, pull up a kid. i bet you can finish a single kid in 10 minutes.
Karen (9:48:02 PM): when a task is too overwhelming to even start, break it down. we've done this before. Pick a kid. Let's do this
FrenemyA (9:59:29 PM): are you going to be on much longer
FrenemyA (9:59:47 PM): i would like to try and do 5 min per kid if I can stay focused.. Can you time me?
Karen (9:59:49 PM): yeah, if it will help you out i will be. i dont have to get up in morning
Karen (9:59:51 PM): yes of course
Karen (9:59:54 PM): let me grab my timer
FrenemyA (9:59:54 PM): start me
FrenemyA (9:59:56 PM): ok
Karen (10:00:39 PM): ok. i'm about to start you. do you have the first kid pulled up? and don't say IF you stay focused. you WILL stay focused
FrenemyA (10:00:57 PM): okie.. I have a kid pulled up!
Karen (10:01:06 PM): ok. ready get set GOOOOOOOOO
Karen (10:07:18 PM): time. ready to move on or want another 5
FrenemyA (10:07:28 PM): ugh.. need another 5 =( =(
Karen (10:07:38 PM): k no prob
Karen (10:07:39 PM): set
FrenemyA (10:08:19 PM): yeah
Karen (10:13:26 PM): ok time.
Karen (10:13:31 PM): ready to move on or are you wanting to finish this kid
FrenemyA (10:13:42 PM): I have moved on to the second kid..
Karen (10:13:55 PM): awesome, you timer rebel. i'm setting you a 10 min timer for second kid, that ok?
FrenemyA (10:14:06 PM): cool
Karen (10:14:10 PM): GO
Karen (10:19:31 PM): stop. More time, or next kid?
Karen (10:19:38 PM): whoah
Karen (10:19:39 PM): i lied
Karen (10:19:40 PM): that was 5 mins
Karen (10:19:44 PM): keep going
FrenemyA (10:19:46 PM): i was like crap
Karen (10:19:48 PM): ahahahhaa
Karen (10:19:50 PM): sorry go go go
FrenemyA (10:19:55 PM): i couldnt believe it was 10 min already
FrenemyA (10:19:58 PM): arghhahahahhahwa
FrenemyA (10:20:01 PM): jsdbfjkzxvbilsdfvbndvs
Karen (10:20:52 PM): ahahahahoafhoafhoeiheoihaohehai
Karen (10:20:54 PM): go go go go
Karen (10:26:18 PM): TIME. ready to move on?
Karen (10:26:22 PM): or want to finish second
FrenemyA (10:27:02 PM): okay.. fourth kid!!
FrenemyA (10:27:15 PM): ready?
Karen (10:28:23 PMWOW fourth kid. yeah ready GO
Karen (10:38:36 PM): TIME
Karen (10:38:42 PM): ready for fifth kid 10 mins? or?
FrenemyA (10:38:42 PM): k
FrenemyA (10:39:00 PM): I have finished everyone.. I am just going over their notes, making sure I hit all of the spots
Karen (10:39:04 PM): yayayayaayayayaya
Karen (10:39:08 PM): ok. 10 minute spot check. starting NOW
FrenemyA (10:44:46 PM): Okay, I've checked all of them and emailed them to her
Karen (10:44:51 PM): YAY!!!!