What do you do when there just are not enough hours in the day to squeeze in everything you need to? You multi-task! I have gotten quite good at multi-tasking. I like to consider it an art form.
My life if slighty busy right now with working 12 hour days, studying for the GRE’s, other obligations, and -oh yea- training for an Ironman. I have had to get creative to squeeze in everything. Need ideas? Read on!
Aero bars make great book holders. When I need to get in a ride, but need to get in some study time, I set up the bike trainer in my living room and spin while I quiz myself on the quadratic equation.
Did you know that the ledge on the face of a treadmill seconds as a GRE vocab flash card holder? Because it does! I hate the treadmill in general and I hate it even more when I am running and trying to study words I can barely pronounce and will never use again after I take this test. Both running and vocab words are necessary evils and knocking them out at the same time makes it seem less painful.
- To get quality time with the boyfriend and pug, have your smart boyfriend explain to you over and over how to find the area of a quarter circle that is embedded in a weird looking triangle. The pug just sits there and looks cute. She can’t help with math.
- Write blog posts fast so that you can go to bed because you just worked 13 hours and need to wake up in the morning and run…on the treadmill…while studying flashcards.
am I missing anything? How do you multi-task?