6.29.2012

tonight

Tonight I am going to sit on our patio with husband.
And I am going to sit very very VERY close to this candle so that the mosquitoes do not bite the crap out of my legs. Or arms. Or crotch. Don't even get me started.
Tonight I am going to play fetch with my dog.
And breathe a sigh of relief.
It's the weekend. And I don't have to go back to work until July 5th.
Hip hip hooray!

73 comments:

  1. Enjoy & happy weekend!!!

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  2. Cheers to the weekend! Looks like you have a great one planned. Mosquitoes do love my blood....steer clear!

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  3. We have those same candles!! And I feel your pain with mosquitoes! I had bug spray on last weekend and one BITE ME THROUGH MY SHORTS ON MY BUTT CHEEK!!!!!!!! SERIOUSLY!!! Had a huge welp on my ass for 2 days!!!!! :) Enjoy your evening with the hubby and the pup!!!!!

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  4. Enjoy your long weekend! Does Sherman proceed to eat the fetch stick once the game ends? Kobe does.

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  5. i am in LOVE with your orange chairs!! nice pop of color :D

    i painted dining room chairs yellow (to use as extra seating) and i didn't want to take them out of the backyard because the pop of yellow looked SO cute with the lush green!

    cheers to the weekend! LOOONG weekend for you!!

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  6. Yay for long weekends! Enjoy your night :)

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  7. NICE long weekend. Nice.

    I have to work today, Monday, and Tuesday - then I'm off for 12 days. No big deal.

    I heard if you put a dryer sheet in your pocket, it will keep bugs away.

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  8. Long weekends are the best. Hope that you have a fantastic start to your weekend, and the bugs stay far,far away.

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  9. Im totally jealous! Since you're off, I will expect tons of new posts every single day, maybe 2-3 per day... because they are so awesome to read... agreed?? Good. Lets get on it... chop chop...

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  10. wow, enjoy your long weekend! I hope you feel refreshed, and relaxed!

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  11. aw, is that your porch with the orange chairs? I love them!! enjoy your weekend, and relax :)

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  12. Well I'm totally jealous of your long weekend. Seriously, there is nothing like the first day of a long weekend/vacation with everything ahead of you :)

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  13. That sounds like a great plan! Cheers to the weekend!

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  14. Sounds like the perfect plan! Have a nice five day weekend!

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  15. ha, we did the same thing last night! sat on the patio, with that EXACT candle, and let the dog fetch pine cones, ha! have a great weekend!

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  16. AnonymousJune 29, 2012

    Mmm...I think we all need a dose of that ;) Enjoy :)

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  17. Nice looooooooong weekend! I've wondered what kind of days off people are going to get in the States, with the 4th being on a Wednesday. They should really schedule the holiday better :)
    Lindsay from Trial by Sapphire said vanilla extract is a natural bug repellent- and I just got a natural moisturizer that has willow bark, and it smells a lot like bug repellent... don't know if it works, though, because bugs don't really bite me. I've got bad blood!
    Have an amazing FIVE day weekend!!

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  18. um sounds fantastic and i'm jealous.
    i'm just happy to get the 4th off. so jealous.
    mosquitoes are everywhere.
    bc my husband has diabetes i swear his blood is so sugary that he steps out for one second and has 10 mosquitoes on him.
    have a fun weekend.

    K

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  19. Lucky duck! (by the way, I first typed that out and my finger slipped so the "u" in duck was an "i". Oops!)

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  20. wow. not till the 5th?! that's amazing. and then, THEN, you'll only have a 2 day week next week. this is shaping up rather nice friend.

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  21. Sounds like the PERFECT evening to me! Enjoy every moment of that:-)

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  22. AnonymousJune 29, 2012

    Can I join you???

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  23. Sounds like a perfect night! :)
    Have a great time!

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  24. So jealous you have off work until the 5th! Enjoy it! Sounds like a lovely night tonight :)

    xoxo

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  25. Ohhh where did you get your orange adirondacks?? Happy Friday!

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  26. Sounds fabulous!!! Hopefully you live somewhere cool!!

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  27. Enjoy your time off! Great Adirondack chairs!

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  28. Oh how wonderful! Enjoy your time off mosquito-free! I'm one of the "sweet bloods" too. Have you tried wearing AVONs Skin So Soft (original) lotion on your legs in the summertime? Seems to help! Have an absolutely delightful weekend my dear!

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  29. Ahhh I'm jealous!! Off until the 5th! Actually, I guess I shouldn't be, since I'm off the 5th and 6th :) Enjoy your time with hubby and Sherm and hopefully the candle will work for you, it never really does for me... or maybe I just don't light enough of them!

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  30. Found you over at Total Basset Case and love your blog! Sounds like you have a lovely night and weekend in store! Consider me your newest follower :)

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  31. This one time you mentioned your crotch being bitten and uh.. I cannot stop laughing. cannot stop laughing. this is ridiculous.

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  32. Sounds like such a wonderful night! I hope you guys have a fun, relaxing weekend....and that the mosquitos lay off :)

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  33. Sounds perfect, enjoy!

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  34. well doesn't that sound like an absolutely perfect night...hope you have a great 4th of July weekend!!
    your dog is cute!

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  35. awesome! After today I dont go back to work until July 9th!!!!!

    Love the orange chairs!

    xoTiffany

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  36. I hope you have a nice five day weekend, you lucky bastard. Just kidding... I don't talk like that. I'm nice. And please... do not respond to to this comment.

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  37. Yay for extra long weekends! Sounds like the perfect way to kick yours off! xo

    http://dreamingenfrancais.blogspot.com

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  38. Happy Weekend friend!!! Wait... happy looong weekend!!! Party like a rockstar or relax like one!!

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  39. Yay! That sounds so fun and relaxing. Have a great few days off!! :)

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  40. Sounds fun, have fun keeping a bugless crotch ;)

    www.dysfunctionaleverafter.com

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  42. Sounds like the perfect night!

    You have such a cute puppy! Have a great weekend!

    -Amy
    http://bedesignsllc.blogspot.com/

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  43. Enjoy your evening! Enjoy your whole weekend and time off for that matter!

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  44. Lucky! Jealous! Enjoy your time off!

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  45. So jealous! Enjoy the vacation!!

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  46. So I have almost , like I said almost decided that I might have to close my eyes when I see Sherman because it makes me miss our chocolate lab. I get all snot nosed and teary eyed and that's not good for this funny girl. But it maybe short lived. But I still love ya. I hope your crotch repels the biting bugs. Have a good weekend

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  47. Sounds like you are going to have a fun night!!

    <3 Jamie

    PS-I hate mosquitoes!!

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  48. sooo.. one time, we were all sitting round the campfire.. and an ember jumped outta the fire and literally landed RIGHT ON my crotch.. so now i have that burn scar.. as a reminder...

    you are not alone, obviously (:

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  49. Mosquitoes are evil little creatures. Tonight...I will be sitting on the porch with my husband,too. With really, REALLY cold drinks :) *cheers*

    Have a great long weekend!

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  50. That's so awesome that you're off until July 5th! Yeah! I hope you did a happy dance! Mosquitoes drive me crazy! Whenever we go camping I come back looking like the mumps lady. My legs get tore up from them. I hope you have a wonderful time with your hubby and Sherman tonight. I can't say the word "fetch" in here or I'll end up with 3 very crazy dogs barking at me and demanding that I play fetch with them outside even if today is only 113 degrees HOT outside. Crazy people live in AZ. That explains a lot. :)

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  51. Cute patio set up. Have a great weekend!

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  52. yay for patio time! if only i had a patio here i would probably sit out there all the time.. have a great holiday weekend!

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  53. Yayyyy happy weekend! I'm also out of work till the 5th! Do you read Trial by Sapphire? Lindsay wrote last week that if you put on vanilla extract, mosquitoes won't bite you! Try it sometime!

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  54. Hey GIRL!!!!
    Can't even discuss the hummingbird sized mosquitoes we deal with in our backyard!!! No Thanks! :( ouch!
    Ok sister....
    you have to check out my new blog look AND button!!! A sweet friend of mine helped me :) SO EXCITED!
    Happy relaxing!
    LOVE the orange Adirondacks!!!!!!!!!
    Enjoy.

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  55. that sounds like the most amazing evening!
    Nicole

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  56. AnonymousJune 29, 2012

    Ugh, you're lucky you get so much time off! Your evening sounds wonderful!

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  57. Awesome! Enjoy. I will be disapoointed if there are no pics of your time off, especially the 4th. Apparetnly they don't celebrate it in Singapore. What gives? ;)

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  58. Crotch?! I feel like there is an epic story here that needs to be told.

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  59. Sounds so relaxing! Enjoy!

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  60. your patio chairs...SWOON! I Have been wanting to get some pretty adirondacks, my mom has red but I love the orange! And cheers to not going back to work til the 5th (lucky!)

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  61. Have a great weekend! Keep those bugs away from you!

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  62. No work until July 5th!? Sounds like you have some fabulous activities lined up. I am all about using natural oils to keep the mosquitos at bay!
    xx
    Here&Now

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  63. LUCKY! July 5th, that is awesome. You better enjoy the heck out of it, and cuddle those puppies to pieces!

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  64. Enjoy your long weekend girl! You deserve it! :)

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  65. jealous you get all of that time off!
    i used an entire bottle of DEET last night night.
    pretty sure skeeters are immune to it now.
    xo the egg out west.

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  66. AnonymousJuly 01, 2012

    I love your orange chairs!

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  67. I get that relief, I'm not back in work now until the 9th, bliss. Loving the chairs. Enjoy your days off.

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  68. Those are the best nights without a care in the world.

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  69. mmm sounds relaxing:) I love the color of those chairs!

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  70. no work until the 5th?! color me jealous.

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  71. My favorite kind of evening. And mosquitoes...they might be the death of me. Crazily enough...I can relate to the crotch-bitten story. I literally have to spray every single inch of my body in bug spray before even trying to go outside.

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