1. starting the new week relatively on top of things
2. staring blankly at the first item on the list, wondering if it's a lie, and deciding it's not
3. remembering to pack a lunch on a long day
4. not having to grade any papers for the next two days*
5. a really, really big cup of tea
*Hello, novel-I'm-reading-for-fun! How lovely to see you again.