Just wondering....

Monday, January 16, 2012
Why do the days when the kids are in school go by so quickly and these days off go sooooo

S L O W L Y??

Anyone know?  Along those same lines...why do I have to wake the kids up for school but on the weekends they wake up on their own?  and early too????

I am pouring myself a nice cold glass of whine wine and watching the Bachelor (I know it is terrible TV ...mostly I read my extremely fascinating book and glance up to be amused by the psychological train wrecks). Yup it's been one of those days.  I'll be back tomorrow and I promise, I'll be more cheerful:)

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14 comments:

  1. Oh my goodness!!! Sorry it has been a day and a half for you, but it was nice to hear because it has been one here, too. I guess misery does love company after all. LOL!

    Here's to a better day tomorrow!!!! :)

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  2. You are funny!

    And I love that you are watching the Bachelor and admitting it. I cannot pull myself away from it even though it's a complete train wreck! Feels better knowing that I am not alone!

    Enjoy!!

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  3. Keep the faith sista...keep the faith.

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  4. Haha! I ALWAYS feel sorry for the bachelor/bachelorette. It seems like all they ever have to choose from is total nutcases! :/ Enjoy your book and wine! Xoxo!

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  5. I'm a teacher and I think the exact opposite. My school days stretch on forever and my days off go way to fast. Enjoy your day tomorrow when the kids go back to school and I will be counting down the days till the weekend!

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  6. Since I am a teacher these days fly by for me too! Being off does mess up the routine though. I am counting down the days to summer vacation! 90 to go!


    Enjoy your day tomorrow when everyone is back in school!

    Blessings,
    Robin

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  7. Yep, had one of those days too!

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  8. i took today "off" to be home with all three....poured my glass at 4:35pm. not kidding!!!

    i make A LOT more $$$ at my real job, and I am not nearly as exhausted! ;)

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  9. Sorry you've had one of "those" days. Hope you enjoyed the wine. Just keep repeating this little mantra..."tomorrow's a school day, tomorrow's a school day...".

    Gin =)

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  10. Kim sooo funny I always wonder the same thing, on school days getting them out of bed is ridiculous but then they are off and when I WANT them to sleep, go figure they spring right out of bed at usual wake time!
    Have yet to figure it out myself!
    So last night I have to confess we watched part of the Bachelor too..OMG so cheesy. But fun entertainment. There are 2 or 3 that seem like witches in disguise....creepy, I just have a problem wtih the whole premise, the women are like a harem waiting hand and foot on any attention from this guy. Better them than us, lol. But that said it IS fun in a weird cheap thrills kind of way to watch!

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  11. I just stopped by and saw your posts about Harry. I'm really sorry you're having to go through this and I pray that he's just a healthy boy and that you'll have nothing to worry about. There's nothing we want more in life than for our children to be healthy and happy. My 3 big kids our out of the house. 2 of them have graduated college, are working and have their own apartments (and pay their own bills....yeah)! One of them is in his freshman year of college so I only have Abby (age 9) home with me now. Yesterday she was outside playing with friends and I walked down my hallway, with the empty bedrooms and the unused bathroom thinking how weird it is that my 3 bigs are gone. It seems like a million years ago on those non-school days that I'd pray "please God let me get through this day". Big year of adjustment for me......good, but very different. At least school is back on today!

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  12. i watch that trash tv on monday night too! every season i tell myself know, but the extreme hilarity of all those girls begging for one guys affection makes me laugh. enjoy your tuesday with no kids!!

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  13. My little one is SO one of those early risers on WEEKENDS!! She wakes me up and says "Mom, I see the sun!! It's time to get up"!!!

    Question: Where is the "SUN WORSHIPER" on weekday SCHOOL mornings?

    I can truly say I have NEVER watched the Bachelor.

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  14. Hahaha! Kim!! You cracked me up. From everything to the whine to the train wrecks!! It's all so true too! Love your honesty!

    Jill

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