Monday, June 08, 2009

Tuesday's Tribute-sleeping in

Tuesday's Tribute

What is it?
Well, we'll tell you what it is NOT... It's Not About YOU. It's about SOMEONE ELSE. It's our chance, each of us, to shine our light on someone else.

Huh? Whaddya mean?
We each spend a lot of time talking about ourselves and our lives, but we are also fairly GIVING people too...Tuesday's Tribute is a chance to talk about OTHER people, OTHER blogs, OTHER lives.

Now's your chance to shine your light on someone else.

I have some serious angels in my family.

A miracle occurred this morning.

I slept in until 8:45 am.

This has not happened in YEARS. YEARS. Many years.

All made possible by my sister who had half of my kids over for a sleep over and my mother-in-law who took the twins for the night.

Just to be nice.

Here's to you, my miracle workers.

I'm so grateful.
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40 comments:

scrappysue said...

BLISSSSSSSSSSSSS!!! and that sleep in will keep you going for days angie!

scrappysue said...

you inspired me angie - my first time!!!

hip chick said...

Oh I do love sleeping in. Unfortunately my interal clock does not allow such a thing. I wake with the sun and am always eager to start my day. Even when I want to go back to sleep I just lay there thinking of all the things I'm missing.

Deb said...

what a treat!!! don't get used to it!

Susie said...

Sleeping in is the best!!! We got to do a lot of that when my husband was on vacation:-)

mommaof4wife2r said...

ahhhh 845...wow! i am standing in awe and wonder of how this could happen. but i am sooo happy for you!

The Pink Potpourri said...

wow, congratulations! what a wonderful, special treat for you. i'll have to keep that in mind to do for my sisters when they have kids someday!

Mrs. S said...

Oh, I'm jealous!! Moose thought 6:30 was a good wake-up time. Luckily, he just cuddled for another hour. :) Take a nap, too, if you can!

Kelly said...

:o) Good for you!!

Grand Pooba said...

Hi! So I've been to your blog before (love it btw) but I just found out you're a friend of Heathers! She was my roommate in college! So anyway, I had to come back and say hello!

Jen said...

Oh that is so fabulous!!!! Someday, someday I hope for that too.

Brenda said...

Sleeping in feels like the ultimate pampering. So glad you got to do that today!

Amy said...

Oh how nice! I love sleeping in.

Straight to Your Hart said...

Oh, what wonderful angels. Sleeping in is such pure bliss. Hope you had a splendid nights rest.

Molly Doe said...

I am green. Very green. But underneath that jealousy is some happiness for you- and hope, that someday in my future, I might get to do the same.

Amy said...

That is wonderful news to hear. I love sleep and I am not sure when it will happen for me. I know for sure next month. My little one is going to Grandma's and Grandpa's for a night. Just to let you know my Round Robin is this Friday. Hope you stop by. Have a great day.

Lolli said...

Oh my goodness! That IS a miracle!! How wonderful!

Rhonda said...

Oh, how nice for you!!!

Melissa said...

That's great news.
Yesterday my kids slept in till 10am.
I still don't know why, unless they secretly stayed up and played till late the night before.
I kept checking on them to see if they were still alive.

Shannon said...

FAB.U.LOUS!! That is the biggest treat in the world these days. Here's to more sleeping in mornings...hopefully!

VE said...

Why the other day, I gave up. See how giving I am?

Rachel said...

Sleeping in? What's that? I think I remember doing something like that pre children...

Stu Pidasso said...

Family can be soooooooo cool......sometimes. Hope you enjoyed your mini-vacation.

T Rex Mom said...

Aahh - blissful sleep - that truly is something to pay tribute to! You probably feel so refreshed today!

(My T T is posted.)

Marla said...

how awesome is that... and how awesome i this idea... doing it myself right now and back to link up...

gianna said...

beautiful! how awesome!

Brooke said...

I hear you about sleeping in. We love to sleep, but don't often get to with the kids. It's heaven when you can.

Are You Serious! said...

Yay for sleeping in!!! :)

Kathy B! said...

Wow! That's like heaven on earth. Hang onto that high as it won't be repeated in a looong time (if your house is anything like mine...)

Lindsay said...

Well I bet you felt well-rested!!!

Casey's trio said...

Oh you lucky girl! I was just standing at the sink brushing my teeth dreaming of a day when I can sleep in again....seriously. And 8:45 is totally sleeping in for me these days. SO JEALOUS!!

Allison said...

Amen, sister!!!!!

Kristin said...

wait a minute, you had no kids and you ONLY slept in till 8:45am? What is wrong with you! I'd have been out till at least 10.

BoufMom9 said...

good for you! That is awesome!

CC said...

That is a miracle. Pure and simple. Miracle.

Liz (Loving Mom 2 Boys) said...

REALLY!!! 8:45?! That's huge!! How wonderful to get all that rest!!

Stephanie said...

What a treat! Good for you, Angie. How special are family members who help out!!!!

brunger bunch said...

Can I just agree 100%! Love, love, love family!

Live.Love.Eat said...

Isn't that just the greatest treat ever??????!!!!!! So nice. I am looking forward to vacation on Saturday where at least I don't have to get up to feed any dogs.

Mark and Kiss said...

What a blessing!!! Very nice....you deserve it.