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Sultry Saturday

Saturday, June 16, 2012

Woke up to low hanging clouds and thunder.

My sister rarely gets away from us. So as she headed off to the big city today, mother and I prepared to go to the old house to mow. Now when I say mow, I mean MAJOR MOW. We have three cleared acres of five. But thanks to modern technology, I can zip around and get it done in about 3 hours. After about 2 acres, I ran out of gas - literally. I don't know why I try to do the whole yard without a whole tank. Sometimes I mow really quickly thinking mowing faster will make the gas last longer. False!

Any way my mowing technique reminds me of how I approach life. I zip around trying to get something done rather than preparing in advance and taking my own sweet time. Like the day I rushed off without a prepared breakfast only to have to eat something available but inadequate.

Rain threatened all day but I finished and parked the mower with a sense of accomplishment.

God bless and eat well!
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  • v 1EMMA2011
    Very brilliant blog! I can really relate as I rush as well. Thanks for this helpful reminder that we all need to slow down and plan as we care for ourselves. emoticon emoticon emoticon
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