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Old 01-01-2013, 02:04 AM   #46
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I am working from 10am until 4pm and then heading to my Aunt's for dinner. Nothing exciting but I do have the next three days off and plan to be lazy for at least one of them.
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Old 01-01-2013, 03:05 AM   #47
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Im off tomorrow so my plan is to take down the Christmas decorations and mow the lawn. Maybe clean the bathrooms if I feel like it. Very exciting day at my house tomorrow.
Oh that makes me jealous. We have about 12 inches of snow on the lawn and it's a whopping 12 degrees right now. I probably won't see my lawn for another 2 months.

I need to remember to move to a warmer climate.
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Old 01-01-2013, 03:16 AM   #48
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I get off work at 7am -- so I plan to sleep New Years Day.
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Old 01-01-2013, 03:45 AM   #49
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Will be having some friends over to watch football.
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Old 01-01-2013, 06:15 AM   #50
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Oh Lord! My father looks forward to this every year. Is this the one Julie Andrew hosts on PBS? This is like my father's Super Bowl! We can't even talk to him or walk in front of the TV when it is on. My dad reads books and listens to music in his free time. He doesn't watch sports or anything! This is quite the event for him.
I don't know who is hosting the event in the US as I live near Vienna, so it's on our national TV, I just know that it's broadcasted almost everywhere in the world.
It's a family tradition to watch the concert very year, my daughter hates it, but is lucky this year, still sleeping so she missed the first part


Just googled PBS: yes, that's the concert
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Old 01-01-2013, 09:31 AM   #51
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I usually host a 30 plus family member dinner with lots of games and football watching but this year DH and several other family members are sick with that Influenza A virus so I'm playing nurse and will be watching football on my own.
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Old 01-01-2013, 09:39 AM   #52
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Cleaning up after a very "not fun" NYE family gathering that I got snowballed into having(after just having 50 people here for Christmas eve-my choice ). Cleaned all day yesterday, now have a huge mess to clean again. blah... On a positive note, hitting the treadmill and starting our jar of goodness. Saw this on facebook, as good things happen thruout the year, going to jot them down and store in a jar... then next NYE will sit down as a family, empty the jar and count our blessings.
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Old 01-01-2013, 09:50 AM   #53
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A quiet, relaxing day here tomorrow. Last year we were in Pasadena. We had front row bleacher seats at the beginning of the Tournament of Roses Parade. It was something I had always wanted to do, and it was absolutely amazing! We loved every minute of the parade and the post-parade float viewing. I can still smell all those flowers!

Tomorrow, I'll be watching the Rose Parade on tv. I'm cooking a pot roast in the crockpot, and spending the rest of the day undecorating the house.

How will you be spending the first day of the new year?
Do you really want to know?

Let's see, I will be taking care of kids with the flu, (influenza A). Then crossing my fingers that I don't have it. I am wearing a mask around my dh.

Also I am caring for my dh who came home from the hospital yesterday. He had a heart attack and then a triple bypass.

I will be showering him pretty soon here. He looks pretty nasty.

My house is a wreck. My Dyson broke.

In other words for me it is Tuesday.

Side note....Flu A looks like a cold. Some people are not even having fevers with it. Get swabbed if you are sick.
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Old 01-01-2013, 09:52 AM   #54
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sadly, taking DD to the aiport for her return to San Francisco. We just got her back from college (we live in IL and she attended in Sarasota) and then she was offered a great job in CA, so lost her again. She was able to come home for a week this Christmas tho, which we loved! I am dreading the 7 am drive to the airport, will be so depressing, but she has a great future ahead of her so I keep focusing on that!
On the up-side, the college DH and I attended,(NIU) their football team is in the Orange Bowl vs. Fl State...very exciting for us so we will watch that in the evening! GO HUSKIES!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Awe! This made me so sad! I want the best for my kids too, and at the same time I hate to think of them leaving home!
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Old 01-01-2013, 10:00 AM   #55
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DH and I are home alone, drinking coffee, watching The Twilight Zone marathon. Then, when ds comes home, we are going car shopping. Throw in a quick stop at the grocery store, and that's my day.
Oh yeah, and being on the DIS.
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Old 01-01-2013, 11:08 AM   #56
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Still babysitting all day today. We are all getting a little stir-crazy!
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Old 01-01-2013, 11:12 AM   #57
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We leave for Disney World tomorrow! Will be a day spent packing and cleaning, as soon as DD gets up
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Old 01-01-2013, 11:15 AM   #58
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Sitting here watching a Odd Couple marathon and knitting a pair of fingerless gloves for my friend's birthday on Thursday. I also have to get some things together for classes tomorrow and make a roast beef dinner.
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Old 01-01-2013, 11:18 AM   #59
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Nothing much. Hanging out in my jammies, drinking wine (*later, not now!).

Football for DH and I'll be texting back and forth with my SIL's, while doing online research, trying to figure out where we want to go next winter for our vacation.

Oh, and laundry.
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Old 01-01-2013, 11:20 AM   #60
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Today we'll be watching lots of football!

Later on DD8 wants me to take her to the AG store for the 2013 Girl of the Year activities. She couldn't get out of bed in time to get there when the store opened, so it has to be sometime after the Outback Bowl.

GO BLUE!!!
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