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Saturday, September 29, 2012

Friday Night Planning

I'm a planner. I like to know what's in store for today and the days to come. By looking at life a few days at a time, I can make sure we get to the things we are supposed to, we eat healthy and the kids get enough rest. When I plan, life runs smoothly.

However, we shook it up a little last night. Someone invited us over for dessert and drinks. Typically, we never go out Friday night. The kids are tired and we have a quiet night at home  with a fairly early bed time. However, I threw caution to the wind and agreed to go.

We stayed way too late and enjoyed ourselves a little too much. But what fun we all had. We had a late and slow start to today. Eamon is napping. Everyone is happy. I'm so pleased we agreed to go!

So now I have a goal. Once our basement is sorted out (more on that next week), I'm going decide some Friday morning to invite people over that night for dessert and drinks.

I suspect the planner in me is going to want to pick in advance which Friday I try to have my impromptu get together, but old habits die hard. 




3 comments:

  1. Sometimes it is fun to step out of our comfort zone...when do you want us over?
    Lol...

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  2. Whoaaa...don't get too crazy now!

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  3. My Rare One tries to get me to be spontaneous sometimes. I prefer planned spontaneity, like you. But every once in awhile I surprise her by suggesting some wild and crazy thing on the spur of the moment, like going to a movie.

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