bitter sweet

Monday, August 27, 2007

School started today. And, although I hate for the summer to end, I must admit I was a little giddy yesterday, thinking about today. Oh, time to do the gazillion things I have let go over the summer. However, those gazillion things are just going to have to wait another day. Because, after I skipped up the driveway, drank more coffee, blared music throughout the house, I decided it was time to try to accomplish the other things on my list! Happy, happy Monday.

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39 comments

  1. Right now, I'd go for the nap ;)

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  2. Congratulations! I think those are two very worthy activities. I hope your enjoy your day. What a great photo!

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  3. Yee-Haw! I danced around the house singing "Happy Days are Here Again!" And then I went to my SnB, had lunch out, and went to the gym--all without anyone asking "Are we done yet?" I love school days.

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  4. Was thinking of you this morning while sock knitting and getting a pedicure. At the same time. Oh, how I love school right now.

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  5. Yeah! Am with you. I was so stressed last night about first day of school but this morning, I put everything into perspective. So far, my morning has been successful and fulfilling.....had my morning run plus play time at the park, run a few errands and guess what, am kicking my feet right now to just KNIT and knit and do nothing else really....Enjoy your monday!

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  6. Sounds like such a relaxing day!

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  7. Yessssss! What a great to do list!

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  8. That is the perfect picture with your post!!

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  9. Now that's what I call a "To Do List"!!!

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  10. Heh, enjoy your day.

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  11. Enjoy! You've earned it after the summer!

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  12. Sounds like the perfect day:)

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  13. Oh I love your "to do" list, I am going to make a very similar one next week. I love having them home but I seriously cannot wait for that first week back to school when I can dance around the house shouting "hurrah, hurrah".

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  14. How fun! After the busy summer that you have had, you deserve it!! Happy Knitting!!

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  15. Ha-ha-ha! I hope you had a fabulous day!! We've still go another week and a half. Perhaps I should start making my list. . .

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  16. Love your 'to do' list :-) School started for us today too. I thought I'd have trouble getting dd up for school but she crept in to our bed at 5.15am and couldn't get back to sleep! We both got up at 5.40am!
    I laughed at Yarnhog's comment - I love school days too ;)
    Let the knitting begin!!

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  17. Sounds like heaven. Of course we love the kids, they are cute and say the darndest things, but my three year old may have dropped naps for good today. I have one year before preschool starts...

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  18. Wish I could add the nap on my list ;) But that's not easy with a toddler running around... Have a greata day!

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  19. It was the first day in a long time I didn't hear. "mom!" "mom!' every 5 minutes from my daughter. I do love her but lordy I'd like to change my name to F*c*, because that is a word she can't say & she'd never be able to yell for me.
    Where did I spend my day? OH yeah, at her schoool getting started on the fall fundraiser. Today I sell book sox at his school, knit tomorrow. Definitely!

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  20. Those two things were my day yesterday. But, I was sick....and now I am back at school. Being sick at home was much better than being sick at work! I hope your Monday was relaxing!

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  21. hehe! is this the same mom who was teary eyed that her little boy was "graduating" last spring? i hope you enjoy the freedom of fall, you and your family certainly seemed to make the most of the summer and make many happy memories!

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  22. Sounds like a wonderful day :)

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  23. Sounds like fun. My kids are back at school and I have enjoyed my sewing time. Best wishes to many hours of knitting.

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  24. *sighs longingly* One day. Although I have one in school, the other two are running around amok while I try to ignore them and live vicariously through you...

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  25. I love your to do list :)

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  26. I lov your list! I think I'll do the same thing on our first day of school - I took the day off to meet the new teacher and then pedicure and knitting for me! End of summer reward!

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  27. Skipped - you crack me up! I'll be skipping next Tuesday when third grade begins :)
    Tanya

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  28. Now that's my kind of 'to do' list!

    Thanks,
    Jill

    P.S. Thanks for nice comment reguarding Marley.

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  29. That's a pretty tough list! ;)

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  30. "It's the most wonderful time of the year!" My stress releives tomorrow morning at 8:15! WOOOHOOO!!

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  31. oh, that is wonderful, though i'm a little jealous! i'm one of the ones that has to go back to school and i'm (im)patiently awaiting a day to nap and knit. hope you enjoyed it!

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  32. I can see that great big smile on your face from here...enjoy! Napping is always on my "to do" list.

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  33. It seems like just a few days ago when you were posting about the first day of no school, now back to school, already? Does that mean cookie of the week again?
    xoxoxox

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  34. That sounds lovely. If you ever get lonely, I have a little one you can borrow... :)
    Enjoy! Nap a few extra minutes for me.

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  35. Now that's a nice day!

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  36. Ahhh, now that looks like the perfect way to spend the day!

    Enjoy it. Before you know it there are all those holiday breaks:)

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  37. oh, happy monday indeed!

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  38. The count down is one for me...three more days and even though I say I am gonna nap, I probably won't :)

    Hope you enjoy your down time!!

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