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JOYFUL452003 SparkPoints: (64,269)
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3/9/13 8:38 P

I love daylight savings time! My favorite.

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3/9/13 8:38 P

No day light savings time in AZ

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JENNIK2 Posts: 1,829
3/9/13 8:37 P

I love having the extra sunshine, but with 2 small kids it always messes up bedtime!


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CATLOVER110 Posts: 4,206
3/9/13 8:31 P

I love having more sunlight at the end of the day! It definitely makes me feel better. I wish it just stayed like that all year long instead of changing the time.

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AKACATE Posts: 903
3/9/13 3:17 P

I wish it would change this weekend, and never go back.

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3/9/13 3:06 P

Why don't they just leave time alone!

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THOMAS.H Posts: 17,117
3/9/13 2:47 P

Why bother? We just have to readjust our lives twice a year.


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3/9/13 2:17 P

My cats will be so happy. I feed them when I get up in the morning and they don't like or understand when one day in fall I start feeding them an hour later than I did all summer. They spend all winter trying to get me to switch back...

CHERYLHURT Posts: 31,958
3/9/13 2:12 P

I have all ready started moving the clocks ahead...

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3/9/13 12:00 P

I like the long evening with light.

3/9/13 11:07 A

I truly wish they would stop messing with the time. Thanks for the reminder that it is tonight.

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3/9/13 10:41 A

I agree...leave the time longer needed!!!

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3/9/13 10:28 A

I LOVE this time change!! I'm up, but not outside in the early morning, so darker mornings don't bother me, and I love, love, love more daylight at the end of the day!! Helps my spirits immensely!! Easier for me to stay active, which makes me sleep better, which makes me more energetic, a nice snowball effect!! Plus temperatures will soon be turner warmer!!!

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CMCOLE Posts: 2,667
3/9/13 9:51 A

it always upsets my body rhythms - both forward and backward time-setting exercises.
I almost wish I lived somewhere that didn't do it.

Not only that, my dog walking will be in the dark again for a while, until the sunrise catches up with the change

NANAW12001 Posts: 1,132
3/9/13 9:12 A

I wish it would stay the same.

FLIPCHICK14 Posts: 1,857
3/9/13 9:11 A

I am excited! I can't wait for it to stay light out longer.

RUBENB2003 Posts: 14,053
3/7/13 11:46 P

Bring it. I'm ready.

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3/7/13 11:32 P

I would really prefer to stay on the same time all year. That makes a lot more sense to me, as it seems more economical. What about people who have medical conditions that require them to follow a schedule? This 2/3 split seems impractical. 12 months of continuity I say.

3/7/13 6:56 P

I look at the bright side...getting closer to warm weather and more hours of sunshine. emoticon

EWL978 Posts: 2,021
3/7/13 4:59 P

Does that mean I lose an hour of not sleeping or an hour of being awake??

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THOMAS.H Posts: 17,117
3/7/13 4:26 P

It isn't now; it will be soon. No big deal!


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BARBWMS Posts: 1,368
3/7/13 4:20 P

Like Firecom I live in Arizona where we don't do daylight savings... my selfish response is that I frequently forget the time difference between us and the coasts....

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3/7/13 4:18 P

I'm with Norwoodgirl. It screws-up my psychological bedtime. I think it's late and it's early. Takes a while for my body to adjust. Just leave it alone. I want to sleep when it's dark and be awake when it light!

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3/6/13 4:16 P

I don't care whether we stay on DST or not - but quit changing the times twice a year. Studies have already proven it does not save on electricity or any other reason for making the change.

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COWGRLKT Posts: 52
3/6/13 4:14 P

WHY do we ever change the clocks. Pick a time, stick with it. We have electricity now, we don't need to change the clocks. We will turn on a light and keep working. NO MORE CLOCK CHANGES. It is SO silly.

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3/6/13 3:08 P

I love the longer days....I wish it stayed that way year 'round.

IRISHFANUH87 Posts: 1,038
3/6/13 3:01 P

Absolutely cannot wait! I have much more energy in the evening when it is light out and am looking forward to evening walks! Plus I don't like driving anywhere in the dark so I always put off evening errands until the last minute - will be much easier with the sun staying up later!

3/6/13 10:25 A

Losing the hour of sleep is a beating but I am absolutely ready for Spring!

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3/6/13 10:17 A

Not observed here in AZ. I do think the idea is OK so I wonder why it is not observed year around.

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I_HEART_MY_FAM Posts: 1,809
3/6/13 10:14 A

I love it as my husband will go to 4 ten hour days verses 5 eight hour days, but it will take me time to adjust so I will be drowsy in the mornings and tired by the afternoon for a while. Three day weekends start in April and last for 6 mos. :)

LOSE4LIFE47 Posts: 69,265
3/6/13 10:14 A

I can't believe it is here already!!

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AKATHLEEN54 Posts: 601
3/6/13 10:06 A

Can't wait!! More time after dinner and in the evening to be outside!!! emoticon

KCLEVELAND5678 SparkPoints: (10,282)
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3/6/13 9:42 A

Excited!!! emoticon

GERARLAUR Posts: 341
3/6/13 8:56 A

Me too!!! emoticon

GERARLAUR Posts: 341
3/6/13 8:55 A

You're kidding right??? emoticon

SUITABLE Posts: 1,702
3/6/13 8:43 A

Don't have it here.

KKKAREN Posts: 12,223
3/6/13 8:33 A

I'm looking forward to longer days.

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3/6/13 8:25 A

I am looking forward to the time change. It helps to make the day longer. We need the added sunshine on the sunny days. I feel like Spring and Summer is just around the corner, soon after the time change. Paint me sunny and happy!!!


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SONNE1-1 Posts: 67
3/6/13 8:02 A

Can hardly wait for it, finally more outside time with the kids (wintertime = dark after nap time *lol*), more daylight at evening ... why do we have to have those non-saving time anyway??? ;o) Wish we could have it trough the whole year ^^

MARTYJOE Posts: 428
3/6/13 7:53 A

This weekend I can hardly wait.Bring on the sunshine.

WELLNESSME09 Posts: 7,634
3/6/13 5:26 A

Can't ready for it! emoticon

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3/6/13 4:06 A

I have to wait until 29th March and I am looking forward to it.
Getting up in the daylight and going for a walk before breakfast. Going out after dinner! I really can't wait.


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DUBLINROSE Posts: 2,157
3/6/13 3:56 A

It will make a huge difference in this part of the world. At the moment when I wake up at 6am its dark, it gets dark by 6pm. It makes it hard to be motivated to go outside so having longer days will make a huge difference to me.

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3/6/13 2:58 A

Im ready for it.

SHANNONY84 SparkPoints: (23,666)
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3/6/13 2:47 A

I am really looking forward to longer days, warmer weather, and a better relationship with the outside in general!

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3/6/13 1:40 A


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3/6/13 12:27 A

ugh I don't get enough sleep as it is so I will be losing another hour. we didn't use to change our time I don't know why we changed a few years ago. ugh I hate daylight savings time

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3/6/13 12:03 A


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3/5/13 10:19 P

I'm looking forward to it big time.

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3/5/13 10:03 P

Day Light Saving Time is Sunday March 10. Setting the clock ahead will not make much of a difference to me

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