Thursday, August 12, 2010

Carpe Diem


Sometime in the next week, take a day off to do nothing but enjoy yourself.

Call in sick.  Play hookie.

Give yourself permission.  



Hit the beach.

Read a book.

Mani, pedi, facial and massage.

Go on a road trip.

And then post about it.

I did it today.  There's something extra special about taking a day without much planning, when everyone else is going about their normal routine, just to have fun.

7 comments:

  1. I agree...it's so good for the soul!
    So, what'd ya do?

    I didn't get to comment on yesterday's post - your house is looking fabulous and I love the columns and capitals you chose. Sometimes, understated makes more of a statement.

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  2. No kidding....need me some of that!

    thanks for reminding me Steve.

    kelley

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  3. hi steve,

    i will. next week we will be on vacation on the cliffs overlooking the pacific. if you want i'll post some pics just for YOU!

    ~janet

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  4. Good for you Steve. That looks like the Merrimack bridge heading up towards NH?

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  5. Good for you! Sometimes this is just what the doctor (or, in my case, therapist) ordered. I need to follow my own advice, I guess. Once my daughter heads off to college in your neck of the woods in early September, I will take a day, just for me. Fall is a good time to do this.

    I love seeing your project progress. I agree with Sarah, sometimes the understatement is perfect. It asks us to pay closer attention.

    Anne

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  6. Yay for you! Can't wait to hear/see more!

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