Thursday, September 24, 2009

One of those days ... hooray!

Yep, it's been one of those days that leave me with a feeling of contentment. Boy, did I need that! It's been one of those days when nothing really special happened, yet I feel truly blessed and somewhat relaxed. It's been one of those days that don't happen often enough, but now that it has I am practically glowing with gratitude.

Are you wondering what it's like to have one of those days?

Well, for me, it went a little something like this ...
  • Made my bed ... with my new creamy delicious bedding!
  • Cleaned my bathroom; I multi-tasked while blow drying my hair this morning.
  • Washed and dried my hair - it's so rare to manage both!
  • Felt cute (and somewhat put-together) when I walked out the door this morning ... on our way to a delightful playdate.
  • Visited with mommy friends while NHV played and fell in love with a doll house.
  • Served up a yummy lunch of chicken noodle soup and grilled havarti sandwiches (even though I seriously contemplated hitting a drive-thru because I can't stop thinking about french fries!)
  • Read lots and lots of stories - and cuddled like crazy - with my sweet, smart little girl
  • Took a seriously rockin' nap and still had an hour to myself before NHV woke up from her nap
  • Talked to my dear friend Heather in VA; it was so good to hear her voice and catch up on the latest at the school where we both taught
  • Had a silly and fun dance party with NHV; love having my iPod updated with kids' music and docked in her room!
  • Vacuumed upstairs and down, which was probably more work than I should've done.
  • Cooked a new recipe - uninterrupted while NHV played and pretended and made a huge mess
  • Savored delicious Spinach Chicken Parmesan and heard rave reviews from hubby
  • Waved good bye to NHV and her daddy was they set out for a walk to the park
  • Cleaned up the kitchen - it's spotless
  • Looked around, breathed a deep sigh of relief, and realized ...
I just had one of those days ... hooray!

8 comments:

SupahMommy said...

i WAS RIGHT I WAS RIGHT I WAS RIGHT

brilliant. :)

Mira is triplet crown said...

Nice. Just give me an eighth of that. Please? So glad you got one, many more to you in the future!

Epiphius said...

So glad! You deserved it after dealing with GUS!

Anna said...

can you bottle hat you had today and send it transatlantic

Emma said...

You managed to dry your hair...
I can barely get a chance to condition if after shampoo before Oli wakes up and screams the house down!
Glad you had one of those days! :) x

Raising Z said...

Good for you! It sounds PERFECT :)

Jessica said...

Wonderful! I'm looking forward to having one of those days myself once the Snot Monster has left the building...

Chi-town momma said...

Yeah, glad you had a good day...if only I could get all that done!

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