Friday, May 15, 2009

Love/Hate Relationships

I hate...
  • when the brown truck of happiness idles near your house but doesn't leave you anything
  • when people in cars stop to have a conversation while you are waiting behind them
  • when the flooring person who was supposed to be here yesterday but cancelled and rescheduled for today is now late today

  • I love...
  • when the BToH rings your doorbell unexpectedly. BFF, your package is here!!!
  • when your roses are blooming
  • when you get an appreciative e-mail from the teacher you aid
  • when you ask co-workers to your birthday lunch and their faces light up at the invitation
  • when children recognize you in the grocery store and happily call, "Hi Mrs. Smalltown Mom!"
  • when the HH seems to have solved the problem with Frank's computer
  • when Ernest is asked to wear the frog costume at Princess Day at the zoo. Frog? Princess? I think he's going to be kissed by lots of tiny princesses!
  • when my great-nephew is excited that we are going to his pre-school's spaghetti dinner
  • when there are only 18 working days left until summer vacation
  • when the love list is so much longer than the hate list
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    Cheri @ Blog This Mom! said...

    I was just about to comment that I love that your love list is longer than the hate list, and then I got to the last item on your love list!

    Bunny Bunster said...

    Excellent list!!

    Tricia said...

    Perfect, simple and Cheri stole my comment.

    Jen on the Edge said...

    I'm with Cheri -- how wonderful that the love list is far longer.

    Vanessa said...

    No doubt! When the love list is longer, you know you've got it right.

    Mary Alice said...

    That is a wonderful list.

    jenn said...

    18 days till summer vacay! That alone is reason to celebrate.

    Jenn @ Juggling Life said...

    Lots of reasons for happiness.