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The Simple Woman's Daybook

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FOR TODAY

Outside my window...
It's a sunny day at around 72 outside.  The weather is highs in the 70s, lows in the 50s all week.  My kind of weather!

I am thinking...
That instead of trying to get caught up, I'm starting fresh.  Too much to catch up on. My calendar from the past few months is just nuts.  Things seem to be slowing down a bit and I'm going to embrace that. 

I am thankful...
for the downtime. 

In the kitchen...
not alot going on until I completely get all dishes done.  It seems that there are always dishes in the sink or on the counters.  Sometimes I'm winning but it seems lately there are more dishes on the counters than in my cabinets.   And in the interest of eating more at home (and cutting back on spending so much on fast food)  I'm trying to cook the entire week.  Yesterday we had burgers with mushrooms, cheese and bacon.  YUM!  Tonight will be spaghetti.  Tomorrow night will be a tough one since we have something going on at night and Pizza…

The Simple Woman's Daybook

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FOR TODAY

Outside my window...It is gorgeous!  Right now it's 59 degrees and sunny.  We expect a high only of 70.  LOVE this weather!!  Wish it happened more often.

I am thinking...abt what my schedule is for today. 

I am thankful...that the election is over!

In the kitchen...I will be having a family dinner this wknd.  The turkey is defrosting in the fridge and I need to dig out the rest of my aunt's recipes.   For those of you who are wondering why I'm not waiting another week for Thanksgiving, well those who know me know I buck the system.  I dont need a national holiday to get my family together or to give thanks. 

I am wearing...a San Diego zoo tee, sleep pants and a pair of hand knit socks.

I am creating...the 2nd sock for my niece.  I need to finish it soon since we will be seeing them in a week and a half......

I am going...to be at both schools today before I have to pick the kids up.

I am wondering...when I get a day off.  I think I need to schedule one in........

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