1. I just realized I've been typing out 3 1/2 Time-Out Tuesdays. Which makes no sense.
2. I'm getting used to getting up at 6 a.m. this Lent; getting better at not hitting the snooze button on my phone alarm; settling in my office for morning prayer and reflective reading on the Scriptures of the day and book reading. It's becoming a fruitful habit, and I've thankfully only missed one morning.
3. My excuse on that one morning was because my boy had been throwing up the day before (starting before 6 a.m.) and I was pretty much wiped.
3.5 This is a similar version of my ringtone alarm to get up to, effective yet not annoying enough to make me want to throw my phone across the room: