My Day Off In Pictures

by Stephanie on April 19, 2014 · 1 comment

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Hey friends!  Did you know that my company gets Good Friday as a holiday?  It is a little surprising, but we do.  I had all day yesterday off of work and I had a really fabulous time.  Nothing special happened exactly.  I just enjoyed the heck out of it.  Isn’t it nice when you can do that?

Here’s my Good Friday in pictures!  Excuse any blurriness.  Life flies by!

First I weighed in and saw a 3.2 lb loss.  Woot!


I hit up the local Aveda salon for a haircut.  I told her I felt like I don’t know how to style my hair when it is longer and she walked me through 3 or 4 different styles, including how to curl it.  She even had me do sections of it so I could practice.  I thought that was really cool of her because every girl knows how hard it is to make your hair look like the stylist does!


I was feeling pretty foxy after the cut and style so I took a couple gratuitous selfies.


Then I went to Panera for lunch and some blogging.  I almost forgot I wasn’t supposed to eat meat (I’m Catholic and it is Lent) but I remembered at the last minute and had their tortellini alfredo (yum!) and a tomato & mozzarella panini.  Then I did some tweeting, some blogging, some recipe typing, and some Facebooking.


After a few hours I packed up, headed home, and spent a couple of hours playing with the dog and watching TV.


My friend/training partner Steve came and picked me up so we could go to packet pick-up for the Easter 5k.


Back home later that evening I FaceTimed with my sister and nephew.  He’s such a cute little guy!  I can’t believe how big he’ll be when I finally see him in person this summer.


I had some Jimmy John’s for dinner.  It was tasty.  Very nice not to have to cook on my day off too.  Plus I was in a hurry to eat before heading to Good Friday mass.


Back home from church I painted my toes and curled up and watch the Sex and the City movie I found on TV.


All in all, this was a FABULOUS day.  Sunny and simple and fun.

What did you do on Good Friday?


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