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Friday, December 17, 2010

Feeling like Christmas

I'm pretty excited because today is the last day of school. Yes I agreed to work some days over my break to make some extra money but I still have a big chunk of time off. And I'm feeling pretty good and starting to feel Christmas-y.

It's snowed today! It looks so pretty. X-Ray Girl and I have plans to do Christmas shopping tomorrow. If I can spring Princess from Alcatraz we're going to Daddy-O's Christmas Cantata and to drive around and look at Christmas lights on Sunday. I want to do some baking. I have a stack of books to read. I have a few craft like projects I want to work on: hats, quilts, blankets, scrapbooks.

I'm excited to shop. I have some ideas of gifts for people and I'm looking forward to wrapping presents. I have some Christmas movies to watch; I want to try and reduce that "not watched" list. I'm going to hang out with Curly and with Lilith. I want to take pictures. I want to catch up on my blog reading.

I realize there's a lot of things to do on this list but I'm looking at them as thing I want to do not as a true "to do" list. I'm going to do some serious relaxing and just stuff I want. Selfish, maybe, but I can live with that.

I even have all my favorite jeans and red shirts clean so I'll even look Christmas-y!

Full of cheer,
Maggie

And please vote for me for Best Blog. Today is the last day for round 4 and I'm just lagging about 14 votes behind as being one of the top 5! And thanks to all those who've voted for me already!

6 comments:

The English Writer said...

Hey, there's nothing wrong woth wanting a bit of "me" time, blimey, we spent all year running around after others!! Votin for ya! xx

TMWW said...

Hi Maggie! Found your blog through the constest at the Blog Guidebook - I love your blog! You sound so much like me it isn't even funny!!! I'm a definite follower now but have a question - how in the blazes do I vote for you at Blog Guidebook? I've looked and looked and can't find where to actually vote besides clicking the vote button!

Curley said...

Already voted for you and wish I could vote again. I just hope that all the things you want to do are not all things that have to be done before Christmas day.

Bragger said...

I just cast my vote! (And I would have voted from school too, but I didn't get any blog time today.)

Today was our last day too, and it didn't really feel like it. It will sure feel like it Monday morning, when I DON'T have to get up and go to school. Yay for Christmas Break!

Tammy@beatrice banks said...

Wish we had some snow here! It's in the 60's in SW GA. Sounds like you have a ton of fun stuff planned. Enjoy every minute of shopping, movie watching and visiting.
Merry Christmas!
Tammy

Couture de Papier said...

Happy Holidays to you and your family..Thank you for sharing HPS!