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Good Monday Morning!

Spinning in Circles With Options

For the past several months, I've been driven by deadlines.  We're not talking Big Scary Deadlines here . . . just an ongoing steam of things I needed to do by a certain day.  Setting up my daily task list was simple and clear -- because there were these deadlines to meet!  

Now that doesn't mean I always got everything done that I intended to do, of course (because I didn't).  But I did have a structure and an overarching plan of attack to keep me moving.  

Because . . . deadlines.

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Now, at least for a few days, I've reached a (temporary) lull in the action.  No immediate deadlines.  Nothing pressing or urgent.  Just a few open days . . . with (pretty much) nothing scheduled.  This doesn't mean I don't have anything to do.  (Because HA!)  It just means . . . I'm not feeling immediately pressured to do A Thing because of a deadline.  

Which is . . . kind of a weird feeling.

What to do first?
Where to begin?
So. Many. Options.
(As in . . . spinning in circles with options.)

So.  That's my weekend.  How about yours?

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And, if you're not going to Rhinebeck this weekend, consider celebrating Rhinebeck at home!  Check out Bridget's plan for going to Rhinebeck by staying home.  (One thing on my for-sure to do list today . . . is buying some Rhinebeck-ish donuts!!!)

 

 

 

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Bonny

Right now I'm in the middle of my busiest season at work, so I've got plenty of hard and fast deadlines (too many!) But I'm taking a break this weekend to enjoy a cider doughnut, thanks to Bridget's plan!

Margene Smith

My month has no deadlines, only doctors appointments. I guess you could say my hope infused deadline for being free is to DO stuff the first week of November. I'm hoping I can drive (as in no more drugs) and that will really open up a world to me (and bring on a few deadlines, too). Enjoy your weekend of relaxing (no spinning) and the Rhinebeck donuts, too!

Kat

I am all about some Rhinebeck-ish donuts (and maybe even cider!!) and those things are on my list for tomorrow! Have a great (and deadline free!!) weekend!

Carole

I've been to Rhinebeck a bunch of times but I don't remember cider donuts being a big thing. The artichokes? And lamb burgers? Oh yes! Honestly, though, it's SO crowded that I don't mind not going! Enjoy your weekend of possibilities.

Mary

I am looking forward to spinning in circles ... next month! and thank you for the non-Rhinebeck link - I honestly have no desire to go in real life, so that's really more my speed. TJ's had cider donuts when I visited a few days back - gah! I should've bought some!!

kathy b

Well Im stuck with a cold virus . I love to watch the Rhinebeck show me your sweater show each year. Each year I wish I was there@ !But wool sweaters itch me. cotton falls to the ground in weight. But I still get to see everyone's wonderful yarns. I am always amazed a the new knitters saying its their first sweater ,.....its complex, cabled, hand sewn in sleeves and impossible in my view. Yet they do iT!

Sarah

I hope you were able to have an enjoyable vicarious Rhinebeck at home! Although I was there, I really don't feel like I got the full experience because I was helping out in a booth all weekend -- though I did enjoy authentic Rhinebeck apple cider donuts (they were my lunch on both Saturday and Sunday)!

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