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I'm not an old-fashioned girl....

Sunday, March 18, 2012

But today I had so much fun just doing "boring" stuff.

Um, had a surprise morning date with DH.
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Went for a walk past the house I spent much of my teen years in. (I needed a MOVE ON moment.)
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Ran errands w/ husband to make tonight's dinner fun.
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Got my kids to help my mom prep dinner. Mom is BIG on St. Pat's Day!
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Took kids to library, then park for soccer play and kite-flying. It was there that I found a four-leaf clover and lost my pedometer! (at 6K)
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Later, ran out w/ DH and recovered pedometer.
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One of my brothers (um, I ALWAYS type "bothers"!) showed up, and we had a fun Irish meal of the usual corned beef, cabbage, potatoes. I TRACK. But we talk a lot and laugh. We sit at the table for hours, then are surprised at the time!
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The skies clear a bit, and we all go outside to look thru Youngest's telescope. Trying to see Jupter's moons.
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After my brother leaves, my parents and my kids and I play Crazy 8's. I suss out when my dad is holding onto 8's---I CAN TELL!!! It's fun.
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I guess he's not so good at the poker face with his daughter. No, he's not Eastern European.

Anyway, for some tech-addicts, it was a fun, outdoorsy, interactive day with and without family, and I need to have more days like this on my agenda: spontaneous, tech/internet/wifi-free and interactive with others. I think we've become somewhat reclusive since our economic downturn. :-(

Forging ahead......
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  • v EUPHRATES
    Sounds like a lovely day!
    1563 days ago
  • v MEADSBAY
    Life is full of the 'small things' mostly.
    Glad you appreciated every bit of it.
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    1564 days ago
  • v HIPPICHICK1
    I agree I need "more days like this on my agenda: spontaneous, tech/internet/wifi-free and interactive with others" too!
    Glad to hear yours was a good day!
    1564 days ago
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