Saturday, September 25, 2010

Single has to do,...what single has to do!


As an early birthday present
I bit the bullet
and got my hair done!
It was STRAIGHT!
so this is different!

I have long since learned
that birthdays alone
can be sad!
or they can be special!
Which one..
is up to me!

I still have a week to go,
but got a head start
with some hair pampering...
and a new style
to go with a new me!

every month of this journey
seems to bring about
a new me..
a stronger me..
a more confident me...

and as time has gone by
it has also brought
a more realistic me!

On holidays
I no longer look
for someone
to take care of me..
instead I set a goal
of something I want
and make it happen!

Today I did that!
A good feeling...
even if I can't wash my hair
for a while......:)

11 comments:

  1. New follower from Spotlight Saturday, hope you'll follow back, thanks!

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  2. I know what whenever I get those "Single mom crazies" it is because I am not taking care of myself. Even something so simple as a bubble bath helps. I know if is hard to find time to really take care of yourself with three kids (and we both know I can sooooo relate) you have to!!
    Happy Birthday early, just in case things get crazy on my end and I forget. I am turning 40 in December, please shoot me now!!
    Kisses,
    Crystal

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  3. Good for you. I agree with the post above me - taking care of ourselves is often on the bottom of the list but SOOOO important!

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  4. This reminds me I need to call my hair dresser! You are right... it's a choice... you can choose how to spend your day and be grateful that you have the choice!

    Happy Early Birthday!

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  5. Love the hair!! Looks terrific!!
    Hugs
    SueAnn

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  6. i just love early birthday presents for yourself! i got a new pair of boots as my early gift ;) this florida humidity keeps me from attempting anything with my hair just yet! good luck on your journey and i hope you continue to make the choice to move forward.

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  7. I like it. I am taking a weekend trip this weekend, a couple of days after my birthday. It's not really for my birthday, but going is my gift of time to myself on this birthday.

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  8. Love the new look. Beautiful as always

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  9. You look marvelous! Happy early birthday to you. It is kinda like we are celebrating together but apart. which I think is really cool.

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  10. Your hair looks great! Happy birthday!!!

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