Recount ialah kesimpulan, rumusan, cerita yg dipendekkan. so basically u can start with

"Last weekend/last month/yesterday" or whatever and then.. first thing first bgtau masa mcm "esrly in the morning..." pstu sambung lah.. "mother woke me up/ my alarm woke me up at (( insert spesific time mcm "at 8 a.m // in the morning)) and only then u can proceed dgn breakfast to your ride on the road to reach there.