Typical Wednesday in the desert.
0415: First alarm goes off for gym. Grab sweater and mix preworkout.
0427: Gym time (Leg day. 100 squats, 10 wall balls, 90 goblet squats, 10 wall balls, 80 alternating lunges, 10 wall balls, 70 squats, 10 wall balls)
0516: Head to Drop Zone for Red Bull
0528: back in room to shower. Work at 8am
0635: Alarm goes off *Turn over for more sleep until my next alarm 45 minutes later*
0715: *Alarm goes off*.
0735: Get out of bed to get dressed and braid hair.
0757: *two mins late* Leave room and walk to work
0800: Just on time for work! Since I keep my toothbrush at work (it’s too loud to use in the room) I brush my teeth.
0817: Head to the theatre to give a briefing.
0912: My turn to brief
0917: Back in the office
1000: Food Inspection
1037: Walk to lunch with coworkers *we usually eat early to beat the crowd*
1055: Eat lunch in break room while watching Wheel of Fortune @1100 and Jeopardy @1130
(I’ve never watched these shows back stateside but it’s something to do here)
1139: *tired of Jeopardy* so I head back to my office
1629: Prepare CO2 solution for mosquito trap
1700: set mosquito traps
1733: Walk to chow hall for dinner.
1747: Eat dinner in office
1802: Head to room to shower and change for class
1845: Head to class (Speech 101)
1900: Class starts (only 6 students so doesn’t last the whole two hours)
2013: Back in room
2218: Call it a night because gym at 4am