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#1 Bob-the-skull

Posted 12 December 2012 - 02:45 PM

Today everything is just working for me!

Went and got lunch, gave feedback about one of their sister sites, they gave me part of my lunch for free...

got to work, busy but OMG they finally implimented some of the changes we asked for!

boss lady calls me over - asks if i want to do an earlier shift on friday seeing i am in the office anyway... means early finish!

then the icing on the cake... says that xmas eve should be quite and do i want the day off... if i was working i wouldn't get home til 7/7.30 xmas eve!

Everything is just great today!

#2 1975ladybug

Posted 12 December 2012 - 02:52 PM

Your awesome day sounds good!

Can I share my awesome day?

DS and I both had a day of from the real world, (work and daycare) when on a bus ride, shared morning tea, caught the bus home and have not done much else, awesome day for me after a busy month!

#3 Ice Queen

Posted 12 December 2012 - 02:57 PM

Nice one OP!  Especially being able to spend Christmas Eve with the family or getting organised.

I took the kids to the beach this morning and we had an awesome morning.   biggrin.gif   And I even managed NOT to get them sunburnt!  It is 37 here today.

#4 jkate_

Posted 12 December 2012 - 06:37 PM

My day didn't start out very awesome (half my house was affected by flooding from last nights storms) but my insurer just rang me back to say they can get an assessor out tomorrow to look at everything - when I rang to claim they said it could be up to 8 working days!  Impressed original.gif

#5 DylJayBen's Mum

Posted 12 December 2012 - 07:21 PM

I finished all of my christmas shopping today!! Yay biggrin.gif

#6 Expelliarmus

Posted 12 December 2012 - 07:23 PM

Got some pretty cool info this afternoon. It came with some not so fun information and no guarantee however ... so I'm not really sure how awesome I feel about it! LOL

#7 Therese

Posted 12 December 2012 - 07:24 PM

My day hasn't been great but I am so pleased for everyone else original.gif

#8 *BluePinkie*

Posted 12 December 2012 - 07:53 PM

Glad I wasn't the only one that had and awesome day.

I got a phone call from the school today telling me DS is getting an award at the end of year assembly on Friday.

This is the second year in a row. We are so proud.

#9 wildflowers

Posted 12 December 2012 - 07:57 PM

Some good friends got married at 12pm 12/12/12.  it was a beautiful ceremony, they have been together for 11 years.

#10 AnotherFeral

Posted 12 December 2012 - 08:06 PM

I had my first day at a new job and it went really well. I haven't been in regular employment for over six years and someone I met by chance through my kids' swimming lessons has given me an opportunity to get back into paid work. I'm very grateful.

#11 MadyFez

Posted 12 December 2012 - 08:21 PM

Pleased for everyone else's great day, mine however was too cr*p to begin to explain.  I ended up leaving work in tears due to a mistake that was all my fault.

#12 mitty82

Posted 12 December 2012 - 08:32 PM

My day was awesome until I found out that a friend of mine has been diagnosed with cancer at the age of 30!!

Glad everyone else had an awesome day. Im thankful for my children and my health.

#13 *Lib*

Posted 12 December 2012 - 08:39 PM

My day worked out really nicely today!

#14 Pull Up A Beanbag

Posted 12 December 2012 - 08:45 PM

My day was quite reasonably okay, but my evening is seeing me suffer from may possible be terminal boredom.

#15 elmo_mum

Posted 12 December 2012 - 08:55 PM

i had a good day

went back to nuture group (playgroup thing for miracle babies) had some nice morning tea and was able to talk to adults!!

got a referral for the dr for ds (to see his pead hes had since birth,...grr)

then a friend popped in for a chat!

now have ds curled up on my lap and watching breakfast club

#16 spando

Posted 12 December 2012 - 08:58 PM

My day was awesome and bad. I found my diamond earring my dh gave me after my natural drug free birth ( not by choice)of my dd that I thought I had lost at the pool and was gone forever. I was too scared to tell him i had lost it as he hates spending money on jewlery but came home and surprised me with these.
Bad thing realised that I hadn't just misplaced my nappy bag i think it got stolen and the realization that I'm pretty sure it had the iPad and our spare set of car keys in it. Not so good.

#17 *CalamityJane*

Posted 12 December 2012 - 09:03 PM

I managed to knock of some horrible jobs at work and feel so much better now they are done.  My new employee started today and I think she's going to be fab.

Ducked into the bike shop to get my brother a voucher for his birthday and casually asked if they might have a record of the bike we bought DH there 2 years ago because it had been stolen.  He printed out the original receipt for me, and gave me a quote for a replacement bike on the spot.  I've just put a claim in online and it took less than 5 minutes original.gif.  If the insurance company pay out, DH will be so happy.

#18 emnut

Posted 12 December 2012 - 09:13 PM

visited DS2 to find that he has taken the massive step forward of now being on CPAP (10 hours & counting & still going well)  biggrin.gif

#19 AliC05

Posted 12 December 2012 - 09:15 PM

OH wow I had an awesome day too!!
Went to the mail - got a random govt letter.

Get a cheque for $900!!!!??
TUrns out the govt accidently didnt pay me the Kevin 07 stimulus money and based on my 07/08 tax return (which i did years ago) I get heaps of cashola!!!

Hoorah !!

#20 NunSoFeral

Posted 12 December 2012 - 09:15 PM

QUOTE (*BluePinkie* @ 12/12/2012, 07:53 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
I got a phone call from the school today telling me DS is getting an award at the end of year assembly on Friday.

This is the second year in a row. We are so proud.


Snap
My Zac took out the literacy award across three Grade Two classes.
Trying to ease the medal off him now, lest he strangles himself whilst sleeping.

Teary proud. biggrin.gif


#21 *BluePinkie*

Posted 13 December 2012 - 09:57 PM

QUOTE (gettheetoanunnery @ 12/12/2012, 07:15 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
Snap
My Zac took out the literacy award across three Grade Two classes.
Trying to ease the medal off him now, lest he strangles himself whilst sleeping.

Teary proud. biggrin.gif



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