Sunday, September 14, 2014

Week 11 September 8th



Monday September 8th: Today I woke up at 5:45am. I took a shower and got ready for class. I then read my bible and texted the family. I met Ryan and Liana at breakfast and then we walked to class. I had accounting theory from 8-9:30. Then I went to the library to print invitations off. After that I went to the gym and did p90x chest and back and ab ripper x. Then I aqua jogged for 30min. When I got done, it was dinner time. After dinner I showered and then worked on my ethics paper, but I fell asleep for 45min while working on it. I felt much better when I woke up and was more focused to work on my paper for the next 2.5hours. Then Ryan and I went to supper at 6 and Emma was there so we sat and talked with her for a long time. After supper I finished part A on my ethics paper and looked over part B. Around 9:30 Ryan came over and we hung out until 11:15.
Tuesday September 9th: Today I woke up at 6:30am and read my bible. Then I headed to the gym and aqua jogged for 48min. Afterwards I came back to my room and set some things up for my isagenix presentation on Thursday and invited people over facebook. After that Ryan came over and we talked until dinner. After dinner I worked on my corporate accounting tutorial until 2. Then I went to the gym to aqua jog and do a leg/ plank routine. I also talked to Kaitlin (a trainer at the gym)  about making a workout for me next week. I got back to my room at 4:15pm and then showered and worked on my ethics paper until supper. After supper Ryan and I walked to IGA. We got back around 8:15pm and then I continued working on my ethics paper until dad and mom texted me and then I talked to them the rest of the night. I went to bed around 11:30pm.
Wednesday September 10th: Today I woke up at 6:20am and got ready for the gym. I aqua jogged for a half hour and then went back to my room. I then read my bible and texted the family a little bit. Then I had my collaborate session online for auditing. There the professor gave us advice on our exam. The rest of the morning I worked on my ethics paper. After dinner I went back to the academic center to finish my ethics paper up. At 2:30 I went to the gym to do p90x shoulders and arms and ab ripper x. I got back to my room around 3:45 and then showered.  Then I finished up my ethics paper and submitted it. We then went to supper. After supper Ryan and I watched Transformers 2. When that got done, I came back to my room and looked at my northern classes and studied for my auditing test.
Thursday September 11th: Today I woke up at 6:30am and went to the pool and aqua jogged for 48min. When I got back I showered and read my bible. Then I headed over to the academic study center to get things set up. The internet works way better there. Ryan and I then skyped Becky and talked about isagenix. Then we were looking at facebook and Tor was on so we decided to skype with her until dinner. After dinner I worked on my northern classes until 2:15. Then I headed to the gym to aqua jog for a half hour and do p90x core synergistics. When I got back I showered and got ready for class. I had corporate accounting. We had a new teacher so the class lasted from 5-7:45pm. It was really hard to concentrate that whole time. When I got back I made eggs and toast for supper. Then I went to Ryan’s room and we hung out for the rest of the night.
Friday September 12th: Today I woke up at 5am and got ready for the gym. I did p90x legs and back and ab ripper x. Afterwards I showered and read my bible before breakfast. After breakfast we walked to the bus stop to go to Byfield for outdoor pursuits. Today we went on a canoe trip down the river. We got there around 9:30 and left around 2pm. It was a long day on the river but it was amazing because it was through a rainforest. We saw some dragons which are little gators. We made it all the way to the end where there was a little waterfall where we stopped for a little bit and then turned around to go back. On the way back Keiko and Lauren’s canoe got stuck on a tree that fell in the river and Ryan and I were behind them. So we were trying to get them unstuck but, it was just our luck, our canoe flipped and our back packs with all of our stuff was in it. So everything got soaked. Luckily we were able to get the canoe tipped back over and got the others unstuck, but we were pretty bummed after that. When we got back to the car we checked our stuff and praise the Lord my iphone and camera didn’t get wet; plus my clothes and other things didn’t get wet either. You have to love Under Armour back packs! We got back to Yeppoon around 2:30pm and then Ryan and I hung out at the beach and had supper at yeppon. We got back to the dorms around 7:15pm. We then tried watching a movie but the internet was really slow and it wouldn’t load. So we had to go to the academic center and it worked there.After the movie I came back to my room and went to bed around 12.
                                                             A look down Byfield River

                                             A small rapid at the end of our journey down
                                                One of the dragons we seen beachin.

Saturday September 13th: Today I woke up at 5:30am and read my bible. I then cleaned my room and put laundry in. Then I started my northern classes homework. At 10:30am I went to the pool and aqua jogged for an hour. Then we went to dinner. After dinner I continued working on homework and took my auditing test. Ryan and I went to supper around 5:30pm and talked with Emma about her res school at the Keppel islands. After supper I finished my non -profit homework around 9pm. Then Ryan and I watched a movie. I went to bed around 12:30pm.
Sunday September 14th: Today I woke up at 8:15am and texted the fam and talked to Tor on facebook. Then Ryan and I watched my church online. After church we skyped with Ryan’s sister Rachal. Afterwards we headed to dinner and talked with Emma. After dinner I fell asleep until 2:45pm. Then Ryan and I watched how to train your dragon 2.  After the movie we went and shot hoops until supper. After supper we watched transformers 3.

Sunday, September 7, 2014

Week 10 September 1



Monday September 1: Today I woke up at 6:45am and got ready for class. Ryan, Liana, and I walked to our classes. I had accounting theory from 8-10am. We got out early today at 9:30, so I went to the library and made invitations for my isagenix launch party. Afterwards I went back to my room and read my bible and did some homework until dinner. After dinner I did some finishing touches on my ethics paper and handed it in. Then I went to the gym and did a half mile of aqua jogging, p90x chest and back, and ab ripper. I got back to my room around 4 and showered and did homework until supper. Ryan and I went to supper at 5:45 and then watched limitless. After the movie I handed out the invitations. Then we played idiot and Ryan taught me how to play poker. Carolina and Gustavo joined us and we played until 10:30pm. 
Tuesday September 2nd: Today I woke up at 7:45am and read my bible. Then I headed to the pool and aqua jogged for 48min. When I got back to my room I checked my email, texted the family, put laundry in, and made an invitation on Facebook for my isagenix launch party. After dinner I walked with Ryan to get his student ID and then I went to the gym. I aqua jogged for 30min and then did a leg/plank routine. When I got back I showered and did some things around my room. Then Ryan and I took our last ethics quiz and when we got done it was time for supper. We sat there for a while talking with the others. Then I worked on my corporate accounting and outdoor pursuits and about got those finished. Around 8:45, Ryan and I went and shot hoops for a long time. Then we watched Hitch.  
Wednesday September 3rd: Today I woke up to Ryan knocking on my door at 7am. So I jumped out of bed and got ready for the gym. I aqua jogged for 30min and then did p90x shoulders and arms and ab ripper. When I got back I read my bible, sent emails, texted the family, looked up things for isagenix, and did some homework. Then I headed to dinner. After dinner I did my corporate accounting tutorial and peer wise and finished my outdoor pursuits papers. Then I started on my ethics paper until Ryan came over. We then walked to IGA to get dryer sheets for Ryan. On our way back we stopped and got supper. Then we watched toy story 3 and life as we know it.
Thursday September 4th: Today I got up at 6am and headed to the pool to aqua jog for 48min. When I got back I showered, read my bible, and went to breakfast to remind people about my presentation at 10am. Then I headed to the academic centre to get things set up and ready. There was six kids that showed up and Ryan and I. It was a lot of fun and people were very interested in isagenix. Becky did a great job of talking with them over skype too. We got done around 11:15. Then I went back to my room and facebooked Becky with the follow up and did some more things with isagenix until dinner. After dinner I worked some more on isagenix and wrote a thank you paper for my scholarship. After that, I headed to the gym to aqua jog and do p90x core synergistics. When I got back I showered and got ready for class. I had corporate accounting tonight from 5-6:45pm.  After supper I came back to my room and worked on my northern classes for the rest of the night.
Friday September 5th: Today I woke up at 5am and got ready for the gym. Ryan and I got to the gym around 5:30. I did p90x legs and back and ab ripper x this morning. Afterwards, I got ready for our outdoor pursuits class, we did stand up paddle boarding! We went to breakfast and met up with everyone and then walked to catch the bus to Causeway Lake. We were free to do whatever and go where ever we wanted today on the paddle boards. So we just messed around as a group on them. It was fun. Ryan and I had to leave early at 10:15 to catch the bus back for our class. After dinner we had our ethics class from 1-3. When we got back, I read my bible and kept reading my textbook for my northern auditing class. But I fell asleep at 4 so I didn’t get much done in it. After supper I came back and worked on my northern auditing and non-profit class until 10:15pm. 
                                                     Paddle boarding at Causeway Lake

Saturday September 6th: Today I woke up at 6:45am and headed to the gym. I aqua jogged for an hour and then came back and showered and got ready for the beach. Ryan and I took off at 9:45am for Roslyn Bay. I was so nice out. When we got there we laid out and tanned, searched for sea shells, hiked, and swam a little. We went to the marina around 4 and got chips and a piece of gluten free cake. We caught the 5:15 bus back to the Uni. We got back around 6:10 and then made brownies and popcorn and watched fast five. Ryan went back to his room around 10:30; we were exhausted from the beach. I then read my bible and wrote in my journal and went to bed. 
                                                                       Roslyn Bay
                                                            A cave we seen on our hike.

Sunday September 7th: Today I woke up at 8:15am; it felt good to sleep in! I then showered and put my laundry in. Ryan came over at 9am and we listened to Jon’s sermon online. After that I uploaded pictures to my computer and Facebook. We then went to dinner; we talked with Emma for a long time. After dinner I came back to my room and read my auditing homework until 4pm. Then I watched some things on isagenix and talked to Tor! Then Ryan and I went to supper at 5:30 and everyone was there; we all talked with them for a while. After supper we watched transformers. After the movie I came back to my room and finished up my auditing reading and by then it was 10:30.

Sunday, August 31, 2014

Week 9 August 25th




Monday August 25th: I got up at 6:45am and got ready for class and met Ryan and Liana at breakfast. From there we walked to class. I had accounting theory from 8-10am. After class I went to the library to work on peerwise in corporate accounting. Around 11am I went and talked to people about Isagenix (wkuyper.isagenix.com). The first girl I talked to, her dad was on isagenix and he had some illness that made all his joints ache and the doctors told him it was incurable. So he went on isagenix and is now cured from it. Around 12:30pm I headed to the gym where I biked for a half hour and then did P90x chest and back and ab ripper. Then I showered and went to Ryan’s room where I worked on homework. I was looking at my online classes at northern and reading articles for my ethics paper. 
Tuesday August 26th: Today I got up at 7am and headed to the pool. After the pool I came back and did laundry and my northern classes. Around 2pm I headed to the gym to bike and do a leg workout. Then I showered and did some things around my room, then went to Ryan’s room where I worked on corporate accounting until supper. After supper we watched Grebiel Iglesias for a while and then watched Red Dawn.
Wednesday August 27th: Today I got up at 7:45am and went to the gym. There I biked and did p90x shoulders and arms and ab ripper. Afterwards I worked on my northern classes all morning. After dinner I started working on my ethics paper and got pretty far on it. At 5pm I started getting ready and then Ryan and I went out to eat at the Great Western. We both got steak, chips (fries), and veggies all for $30, it was so cheap and the steak was very good! We got back around 8:30, so we watched a movie.
Thursday August 28th: Today I got up at 7am and read my bible. Then I headed to the pool to swim some laps. When I got back I skyped mom and dad for an hour. Then I skyped with Alissa while she was at g’pa and g’ma Kuyper’s. So I got to talk to g’pa and g’ma too!! Then Ryan and I headed to dinner. After dinner we watched Peta Kelly’s speech. She is so awesome! Then I headed to the gym to do core synergistics and bike. Afterwards, I showered and got ready for class. I quick checked my emails and took a quiz for my northern class. I had corporate accounting from 5-6:30pm. We learned about partner and subsidiary consolidations of businesses. After class I went to Ryan’s room and we watched Kangaroo Jack and Pocahontas 1 and 2.
Friday August 29th: Today we didn’t have outdoor pursuits class so I got up at 7am and read my bible. At 8:30am I headed to the gym where I did p90x legs and back and ab ripper. When I got back I worked on my homework until dinner. Then Ryan and I went to our Ethics class at 1 until 3pm. On our walk back to the dorms we stopped at our mail boxes and I got a letter from the family!! It was so awesome to hear from them and to have something from home! Then I worked on my ethics paper until supper. After supper I worked and finished my ethics paper at 10:45pm. Then I watched a video on the Isagenix conference until 1:30am. It was so good, I couldn’t stop watching it.
Saturday August 30th: Today I got up at 7:45am and headed to the pool and swam a mile. Afterwards Ryan and I skyped with Becky about Isagenix. Then we watched some videos on Isagenix until dinner. After dinner we walked to IGA. Then when we got back we watched some more isagenix videos until Dexter came to my room and got us for the sand volleyball tournament. We won our first game, we played to 21 and played two matches. I had Jazmin, Kaitlin (Australian girl who played volleyball in the States), Kat (australian girl who played sand volleyball all the time), Dexter, and another chinese girl. Our next game Kat wasn’t there because she had an appointment so Ryan filled in for her. We lost our first and second match  After volleyball, Ryan and I shot hoops until supper. After supper we watched a movie and some more isagenix videos.
Sunday August 31st: Today I got up at 7am and went to breakfast. After breakfast Ryan and I listened to church online. Jon had a really good message! After church we got ready and headed to the beach with the rest of the international students. We were at the beach until 3:30. It was so nice out today. When we got back I checked my northern classes and email. Then we headed to supper. After supper we watched Pacific Rim. Then we walked to the dining hall and I played the piano for a while. We then started Fast and Furious 6.

Sunday, August 24, 2014

Week 8 August 18th




Monday August 18th: Today I woke up to Ryan knocking on my door at 7:30am. I shot out of bed because I knew I was late for class from the knocking. My alarm didn’t go off. So I hurried up and got ready and we took off for class. I had Accounting Theory from 8-10am, we learned about sustainability. After class I went back to my room and changed, then headed to the gym. There I swam and did a leg/ab workout. After showering I went to the academic study centre where I worked on my accounting theory paper until 5:30pm. After supper, I went back to keep working on my paper. I got part A done on my accounting theory paper around 8:45pm and then I went to Ryan’s room and we watched youtube videos until 11pm. 
Tuesday August 19th: Today I woke up at 6:30am and went to the pool to swim 1200m. Afterwards I met Ryan for breakfast. After breakfast I came back to my room, read my bible, checked my emails, and then worked on my accounting theory paper until 12. I then headed to the gym to do a bike and arm/ab workout until 2pm. I got back to my room and showered and then continued working on my accounting theory paper, except I fell asleep from 4:15-4:45pm. When I woke up I headed to supper with the gang. After supper I came back and researched some more and kept writing my accounting theory paper. I finished it around 11:15pm. 
Wednesday August 20th: Today I slept in and woke up at 7:15am and just laid in bed texting the family. I went to breakfast around 8am and then headed to the library. At the library I did some finishing touches on my accounting theory paper and then submitted it. Around 11:30 I headed to the gym and biked and did a cardio ab routine. When I got back I showered and did laundry. After laundry Ryan and I helped Emma do her ice bucket challenge. She took it like a champ! Then we went and shot hoops until supper. After supper Ryan and I walked to a c-store to buy ice for our challenge tomorrow. When we got back we watched movies the rest of the night. 
Thursday August 21st: Today I woke up at 7:15am and showered. Then I went to breakfast. After breakfast I checked my email, read my bible, texted the family, and started my ethics paper. At 11:30 I headed to the gym to bike and do a leg/ab workout until 1pm. Then Ryan and I did the ALS ice bucket challenge. It was so cold specially since it was cold and rainy out already. So I took a hot shower after that. Then Ryan and I hung out and did our ethics quizzes. After supper we finished the quizzes and then watched a movie.
Friday August 22nd: Today I got up at 5am and went to the gym to bike and do an ab workout. Then I showered and got ready for the day, went to breakfast, and got to the bus stop by 7:55. We all got on the bus to Causeway Lake. Today we learned how to stand up paddle board. It was so cool and fun. I only got to go once though because we had to switch between partners since there were only 8 boards and by time I got on for the second time, we had to leave to catch the bus for class. After dinner Ryan and I headed to ethics from 1-3. Then on our walk back I stopped to get my isagenix package! I was then going to start writing my ethics but I couldn’t focus so I went and practiced basketball. I did some shooting, ball handling, and spinning it on my finger. I did that from 3:30 – 5. Then I showered, read my bible, checked my bank account, and then went to Ryan’s room. We then went to supper and it wasn’t good. So we walked to McDonalds so Ryan could get a burger. When we got back we watched a movie.
Saturday August 23rd: Today I got up at 7:30am and went to the pool at 8am. I swam a mile and a half today. Afterwards I showered and then met up with Ryan, Casey, and Emma. We got on a bus to go to Causeway Lake to help Emma find her camera. When we got there Emma put all her snorkel gear on and took her under water flashlight out to see if it would work but the Lake was way to murky and she could barely see her hand in front of her face so she said it wasn’t worth it. We all went to Yeppoon for the day then. We ate at Yogalicious for dinner; I had chicken, bacon, avocado sandwich on gluten free pumpkin bread with a banana mango icy fruit shake. It was so good and it was all natural! Then we headed to the festival to walk around but there was nothing good, very small compared to the States carnivals. So we went to the beach for the rest of the day. We headed back on the 4:30 bus. After supper Ryan and I watched a comic show on youtube and a movie.


Sunday August 24th: Today I woke up at 6:45am and laid in bed until 8am texting the family. Then I went to breakfast. When I got back I sent some emails, uploaded photos, and went on facebook and pinterest. After dinner we played beach volleyball until 3pm, it was fun! Then Ryan and I watched a movie until supper. After supper we watched both the Left behind movies.