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Worn out from the weekend

Monday, May 13, 2013

I worked hard this weekend volunteering at the Highland Center. I have given beyond my normal giving, and went way outside of my comfort zone. Now Iím worn out. I worked as an information volunteer, and helped young families who wanted to hike with their children get the gear that they needed and find an easy hike.
Itís time for me to back off, relax, and be gentle to me. Itís been a long time since Iíve felt this tired.
Today is a time for rebuilding.


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DS9KIE 5/15/2013 11:56PM

    emoticon job

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CLARALAW 5/14/2013 11:28AM


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68ANNE 5/13/2013 6:58PM

    I know is it very draining to help others. You are amazing

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LIVELYGIRL2 5/13/2013 5:29PM

  yep, sometimes it's surprising how much energy these things take. You'll get your battery recharged in no time.

it's satisfying and rewa emoticon rding to do both.

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AUNTIEANNE22 5/13/2013 2:00PM

  I'm sure everyone appreciated your help.

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WILSONWR 5/13/2013 1:13PM

    Teaching others can be tiring. Congratulations on giving of yourself, though, so others can enjoy their hikes!

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    Much easier just to do a hard hike, huh? But I'm sure you helped make a lot of folk's days! Hope you recover nicely today - you deserve a rest!! emoticon

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LOOKINGUP2012 5/13/2013 11:44AM

    You deserve a good rest.

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KAYOTIC 5/13/2013 9:31AM

    Enjoy your rest today! You deserve it!

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LINDAKAY228 5/13/2013 9:25AM

    Sounds like a wonderful volunteer opportunity even if it did wear you out. So great that families are trying to get their young kids involved in hiking also. Kudos on a great job!

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SWEETNEEY 5/13/2013 8:16AM

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ANJAYS-JOURNEY 5/13/2013 7:18AM

    enjoy your slower day and kuodos to helping these young families

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1CRAZYDOG 5/13/2013 7:15AM

    emoticon Hope it's a slower day for you today!


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IOEINC 5/13/2013 7:08AM

    I wish i had more time to do some volunteer work. I used to volunteer at a retirement center when I worked part time but since my company got busy I have had to work more hours than I really want. It is wonderful that you did what you did. Get some much deserved rest!!


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MSLZZY 5/13/2013 6:54AM

    You did well so rest now. HUGS!

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MARYJOANNA 5/13/2013 5:35AM

  How great you must feel in giving to others! Good for you!

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