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Today I slept in...

Slicing every day in March!!

Today, I slept in.
I didn't set my (two) alarm(s).
I didn't rush out of bed to do anything.
I just rested for a while and watched the sky get lighter and lighter.
I had hushed conversations with my husband; my son was still asleep.

Today, I slept in. 
I contemplated potential changes in my life.
Possible moves, professional and personal.
New challenges.
The unknown.

Today, I slept in.
Change used to scare me.
I never wanted to leave the Bay Area in California.
I never wanted to live anywhere but there.

Today, I slept in.
I thought Ecuador would be our last stop for a long time..the first time.
Then, we went to Canada.
And, it seemed like we would stay there forever.
Well, six years can seem like forever.
But, then we decided it was time to return to Ecuador.
Build our dream house, which we did.
Go back to a school I loved, which I did.

Today, I slept in.
The future feels uncertain again.
Anything is possible.
Even no change is possible.
But, I'm not worried.
At least, I try not to worry...too much.

Today, I slept in.
Retirement is NOT in my immediate future.
I love what I do.
I wouldn't want to do anything else.

Today I slept in.
 

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