Week in the Life 2015 || Sunday

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I’m not sure how I managed to it, but I closed of this years Week in the Life with 85 photos. Usually by the end of the week I’ve had enough of using the camera and manage very few of them! I’m pretty sure that Michael will be happy with the camera going away again though!

Today was quite a relaxing one… I slept in till 10.30am, Michael made us pancakes for breakfast, I lounged around reading and on Instagram, we headed for coffee just so I could buy some paint at Bunnings and cardstock at Office Works, I made avocado and poached eggs for lunch, housework was completed along with preparing work clothes and food for next week, we went for a long walk in the rain (the first time it’s rained all week, too!) and spent some relaxing time online. It was nice to have a day of doing very little, especially since we’ve been away for the last 2 weekends.

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This week I am following along with Ali Edwards (and many others around the world!) as she undertakes documenting a Week in the Life. This is project where I will be recording the details of the week with photos and words, and this will be my 6th year playing along!

You can see all of my Week in the Life posts here. I have also shared some Tips and Ideas for Documenting a Week in the Life here, and here is another good post by Elise Blaha with Tips for Fun Everyday Photos.

Week in the Life 2015 || Saturday

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Today I have managed to take the most photos so far this week… 162 to be exact!

I’m not surprised to have had so many photos today… We had a guy with a bobcat out to remove a heap of dirt from our front yard, went out to lunch, explored a new to us nursery (the best one I’ve ever been to, as well!) and had afternoon tea and dinner with Michael’s parents. There was also an awesome sunset, and it was perfect skirt and t-shirt weather, which makes me happy!

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This week I am following along with Ali Edwards (and many others around the world!) as she undertakes documenting a Week in the Life. This is project where I will be recording the details of the week with photos and words, and this will be my 6th year playing along!

You can see all of my Week in the Life posts here. I have also shared some Tips and Ideas for Documenting a Week in the Life here, and here is another good post by Elise Blaha with Tips for Fun Everyday Photos.

Week in the Life 2015 || Friday

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Only 47 photos taken today. To be honest, I’m not surprised since it’s usually around this time of the week my photo taking starts to die down a lot!

Today was a pretty average day all round… Commute to work, full on busy day at work since my team leader is off next week and we needed to organise the handover of tasks, dealing with customer complaints and needing a good break at lunch to get away. I sat by the river reading and enjoying the stunning weather. I ended up finishing work about 20 minutes late, which is pretty unusual for me, but it happens every so often. Lots more time reading in the evening as well. I’m hooked on this book (The Book Thief) and kind of hope to finish it this weekend.

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This week I am following along with Ali Edwards (and many others around the world!) as she undertakes documenting a Week in the Life. This is project where I will be recording the details of the week with photos and words, and this will be my 6th year playing along!

You can see all of my Week in the Life posts here. I have also shared some Tips and Ideas for Documenting a Week in the Life here, and here is another good post by Elise Blaha with Tips for Fun Everyday Photos.

Week in the Life 2015 || Thursday

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Inspired Life with Jess || Thursday 17

Inspired Life with Jess || Thursday 18

I managed to take 49 photos today. Not a lot, but still enough to cover my day pretty well overall! A couple less to share here today though, since there were a few work photos I can’t share.

It was a fairly typical day here. I enjoyed the sun at the platform while waiting for trains. I enjoyed reading on the train (especially since I don’t have much data left for the month and need to minimise using my phone while I’m out and about!). We did have a food day at work though, to celebrate one of the girls last days as she will be off on maternity leave for the next year, and another guy leaving for a new role tomorrow. The one thing that was really out of the ordinary was going to get a pedicure. This was my way of celebrating 30 days in a row of completing 10,000 steps! I was going to go with white nail polish for it, but when I saw the bright purple, the decision was instantly changed!

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This week I am following along with Ali Edwards (and many others around the world!) as she undertakes documenting a Week in the Life. This is project where I will be recording the details of the week with photos and words, and this will be my 6th year playing along!

You can see all of my Week in the Life posts here. I have also shared some Tips and Ideas for Documenting a Week in the Life here, and here is another good post by Elise Blaha with Tips for Fun Everyday Photos.

Week in the Life 2015 || Wednesday

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I had another 80 photos today. I’m surprised that day 3 has had more than the previous days so far!

Today was super cold, so it was really hard to get out of bed. It was long and stressful at work, with a few tough but crucial things I’ve been working on today. I managed to get out for a walk on my lunch break though, and finished on time, which is good! Michael made us an awesome dinner of con carne wraps with avocado and it was so good! I also managed to go through my inbox at home… I had 170 emails all up, and now I’ve deleted most of them, unsubscribed from a heap and actioned a heap, so I only have a couple of to-dos left from them, so it makes me happy! I spent some time painting a couple of plant pots too, so they are almost ready to rehome a couple of plants I have on our kitchen windowsill.

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This week I am following along with Ali Edwards (and many others around the world!) as she undertakes documenting a Week in the Life. This is project where I will be recording the details of the week with photos and words, and this will be my 6th year playing along!

You can see all of my Week in the Life posts here. I have also shared some Tips and Ideas for Documenting a Week in the Life here, and here is another good post by Elise Blaha with Tips for Fun Everyday Photos.

Week in the Life 2015 || Tuesday

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Today I took another 49 photos. Not as many as yesterday, but I still have a couple of favourites here, which is always a good thing!

Today was long and stressful at work, starting out dealing with a customer complaint. I spent most of it with a headache, which was not fun, and the last hour of my shift was a struggle. Thankfully my headache was mostly gone after getting home. I had more success at the chemist today, and since I only had to stop for a couple of groceries today, I was only home a few minutes later than usual. I spent more time reading The Book Thief on the train, so it was nice to have some time at home this evening catching up on my emails and blogs. Michael also surprised me with a fancy rolling-pin he brought me, so tonight we had an impromptu pizza night, although based on his expression in one of the photos, he was not a fan of me making him wait to eat!

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This week I am following along with Ali Edwards (and many others around the world!) as she undertakes documenting a Week in the Life. This is project where I will be recording the details of the week with photos and words, and this will be my 6th year playing along!

You can see all of my Week in the Life posts here. I have also shared some Tips and Ideas for Documenting a Week in the Life here, and here is another good post by Elise Blaha with Tips for Fun Everyday Photos.

Week in the Life 2015 || Monday

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Today involved 66 photos. Some good ones, some not so good. A pretty good representation of my day though, especially considering I can’t really take photos at work!

Today involved my sister getting her motorbike licence, frustration at the chemist trying to pick up a script, super late lunches, lots of reading of The Book Thief on the train since I’ve almost gone through my data allowance for the month, a trip to Spotlight for their 30% off sale, a clean kitchen, and Michael buying new pots to plant up some orchids we got over the weekend. We had great weather, and I really wanted to focus on the details of my commute to work since I’ve only been doing it a year and it’s quite different to previous years.

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This week I am following along with Ali Edwards (and many others around the world!) as she undertakes documenting a Week in the Life. This is project where I will be recording the details of the week with photos and words, and this will be my 6th year playing along!

You can see all of my Week in the Life posts here. I have also shared some Tips and Ideas for Documenting a Week in the Life here, and here is another good post by Elise Blaha with Tips for Fun Everyday Photos.

Week in the Life 2015

Inspired Life with Jess || Pizza

It’s that time of the year again… Week in the Life time of the year, that is! I will be following along again as Ali Edwards and many others around the world take part in documenting a week in the life. This is a week-long project, where I will record the details of the week with photos and words, and this will be my 6th year playing along!

Inspired Life with Jess || Projecsts

I’m good at taking the photos and writing the words over the course of the week for this project. However, when it comes to putting together an album, I get stuck. I have never actually successfully completed an album for this project, which I am hoping to break the trend of this year.

Inspired Life with Jess || Week in the Life Kit

I have purchased Ali’s Week in the Life kit this year and I am planning on keeping things nice and simple by sticking mostly with the kit contents. I will also be making some fairly simple journalling cards to use, to record things such as the weather and what we eat each day. The basic design plan is to use a full 6×8 page protector, a 3×8 page protector, a 6×8 page protector divided into 4 3×4 spaces, and then a 6×8 page protector divided into 2 3×4 spaces for each day. This will give me plenty of space for photos and words!

Inspired Life with Jess || Week in the Life Plans

My plan is to use my point and shoot camera since my DSLR is too bulky to commute to work with, and I only have an iPhone 4, which takes pretty ordinary photos. I will sharing here each day as well with a handful of photos and details about the day. I’m really aiming for the every day details of my day-to-day life, and I can’t wait to get started!

Inspired Life with Jess || Kitten

You can see all of my Week in the Life posts here. I have also shared some Tips and Ideas for Documenting a Week in the Life here, and here is another good post by Elise Blaha with Tips for Fun Everyday Photos.

10 Things || Favourite Instagram Accounts

I’m pretty hooked on Instagram. I have been for quite a while now. My username is J3SS1C4 and you can see my page here. While I don’t always share pictures regularly, I do have some favourite accounts I like to follow. These are by no means the only ones I follow, but I decided today that I would share 10 of my favourite Instagram accounts.

 

TracyXO_

tracyxo_

elisejoy

elisejoy

hey_jules_studio

hey_jules_studio

abeautifulmessofficial

abeautifulmessofficial

jodie.york

jodie.york

getmessyartjournal

getmessyartjournal

paperedthoughts

paperedthoughts

paintpaperstudio

paintpaperstudio

studiodiy

studiodiy

mydocumentedlife

mydocumentedlife

I hope you find some inspiration with these Instagram accounts. Please share any of your own favourites in the comments!

 

Sunday Seven

Inspired Life with Jess || Sunday Seven

Each month I will be sharing a Sunday Seven post, which will be a round of a few of my favourite things I’ve seen on the web. I like the idea of celebrating some of my favourite sites, along with new sites that I discover and find inspiring.

  • Love this post on no regrets purchases and decor. It’s interesting to think about what my thoughts will be in a few years time for this sort of thing!
  • This super cute baby and toddler room with such amazing colours is a favourite
  • I don’t own a TV so I never see ads. When I see ones that make me laugh like these, sometimes I wish I did have one!
  • Since I’m getting ready for Week in the Life again this year, I thought checking out Elise’s photography archive would be a good idea!
  • On the topic of Week in the Life, here is a great post on creating your own project kit
  • This clip is quite interesting… How to take photos of negatives!
  • I’ve never thought to have blueberries on a pizza, but this one looks pretty great to me!

Hope you have all had a lovely weekend!