Thought for the day…..

Good Morning and Welcome to Saturday the 28th day of June, 2014.

It was bright and sunny and windy when I first got out of bed this morning.

The sky has now become overcast with some dark blue rain clouds and a few drops of rain.

Over the past couple of days I have noticed that people all over our city have packed up for the long weekend.

Whether they are just taking a road trip for the long weekend or starting their summer vacation, it is always interesting watching people pack up.

I noticed people in the neighbourhood packing up their cars and SUV’s ….. packing in all of their luggage ……

Most interesting when there are kids and pets ……

I am always surprised as to how much “stuff” we take while going on vacation.

In recent times, we have such a thing as laundry facilities …… at most places.

But we still tend to pack everything but the kitchen sink.

Oh well, that’s the life of we, humans.

So on this long weekend I am working and relaxing and relaxing and working.

I am doing the regular house stuff like cleaning and laundry adding in working at the store and also preparing for my kids move.

So exciting to have company for a few months.

Will be easier to cook for three than one.

Will be nice to have someone to talk to other than Mr. Alvin …..

No offense, my buddy.

Oh well ….. time to get things underway …..  mmm, first on the list start the LAUNDRY ….

Thank goodness for modern machines ….. when I was little laundry was an all day or two event.

I remember having to use a wringer washer …. oh, that was fun.

We put the laundry on a clotheslines to dry ( but the smell was amazing ) and we ironed everything.

Those were the days.

I hope that you have a grand Saturday.

Special Hello to: all my those people out there going on vacation ….. I hope you have safe travels.

Always, Carol and Alvin

1 Comment (+add yours?)

  1. Janice
    Jun 28, 2014 @ 19:16:43

    We are doing some work in the backyard, when it is finished I’m tempted to put up a clothes line. There is nothing like the smell of clothes hung out in the sun and wind to dry.

    Reply

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