Friday, December 12, 2008

Making Time For Yourself

It's less than 2 weeks before Christmas, Whew! Now it's crunch time. We begin our two week countdown on "the list".

Gifts Bought
Gifts Wrapped
Gifts Shipped
Cards Bought
Cards Written Out
Cards Mailed
A Couple New Outfits to Wear to the Parties
Accessorize the Outfits
Organize Your Clothes
Travel Arrangements
-Airline Tickets
-Rental Car
-Hotel Arrangements
-Dinner Reservations
-Car Serviced and Filled w/Gas
Guest List
Guest invitations
Menu Plan
Grocery Shopping Plan
-Start Making The List
Beverage Plan
-Plan Wine With Meals
-Champagne Toast??
Get Together Everything You Need For Traditions
Decorate House
Decorate Tree
Decorate Exterior of House
Clean House
Get Hair Colored/Cut
Now fit all of these extras in to our everyday lives with jobs, everyday events and trying to get some sleep so we don't look like we've been on an all-nighter.
I am telling you now, "Ahem!!" try to make time for yourself. I can hear all of you laughing. Try it. Plan one hour for yourself. Make an appointment for a manicure, pedicure or both. Sit down with one of the fabulous December Magazines and a cup of tea, even for 15 minutes. Gather your thoughts, relax and enjoy the music.

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