"Self-sufficiency does not mean 'going back' to the acceptance of a lower standard of living. On the contrary, it is the striving for a higher standard of living, for food that is organically grown and good, for the good life in pleasant surroundings... and for the satisfaction that comes from doing difficult and intricate jobs well and successfully." John Seymour ~ Self Sufficiency 2003

Saturday, 10 August 2013

Not that old...

... actually - I feel about 32.  Wishful thinking perhaps, but nevertheless, that is how old I feel today.

And, as they say, you're as old as you feel.

Thankfully, this morning RMan didn't greet me with this...
... in fact I got a cup of rooibos and a slice of toast in bed :)

Had to be quick though, as Dr A called on Wednesday night and asked if he and his lady could pleeeease come for the weekend, and RSon arrived on Thursday evening late for the weekend too :)  Full house means no "lie-ins", but who cares.

Busy day / weekend ahead, so catch you later... :)

24 comments:

mohave rat said...

If I am as old as I feel, I am about 115! ha ha ha Have a great day. My best to your family. the rat

Lynn said...

Happy birthday!

Tania @ Out Back said...

HAPPY BIRTHDAY, hope you had a brilliant day!

African Bliss said...

Happy happy to you, I am sure you are having a splendid day.

Kris said...

Happy day for you, dear. What better gift than a houseful of loved ones and a full dam to boot. Cheers!

Quinn said...

Happy birthday, Dani! Wishing you a splendid day :)

kymber said...

Happy Birthday Dani - i am glad that you got "some" breakfast in bed!!! i hope you have a fabulous day and enjoy time with your house full of guests!

your friend,
kymber

Harry Flashman said...

Happy Birthday. I hope you have a good time with all the company coming.

JaneofVirginia said...

Happy Birthday Dani ! We have three birthdays this week in my family this week also ! Hope it was a lovely day. Fondly,

Bee Girl said...

Happy Birthday! Hope it was the best yet!

Barb. said...

Hope you had a good one. It's a good day for birthdays, We watched a grandaughter be born this morning.

Barb.

Dani said...

Mohave Rat - LOLOLOL. Thanks - t'was a brilliant day :)

Dani said...

Lynn - Thanks so much :)

Dani said...

Tania - Thanks - very cool day!

Dani said...

African Bliss - Oh - wish you could've been here... :)

Thanks.

Dani said...

Kris - It was absolutely perfect :) Thanks.

Dani said...

Quinn - Thanks - couldn't have been better... :)

Dani said...

kymber - I was spoilt - not only with the "breakfast" in bed, but having everyone here. Very special :)

Dani said...

Harry - T'was a brilliat time - and the company was very special :) Thanks.

Dani said...

Jane - Three birthdays - all Leo's - Leo's rock!! :)

Thanks :)

Dani said...

Bee Girl - Thanks - it was LOL

Dani said...

Barb - Now that WAS special. And, trust me, Leo's are excellent family members, so b-i-g things ahead from your precious new granddaughter. Congrats :)

Moonwaves said...

Happy belated birthday. You share a birthday with my mum - she would have been 68 this year. Hope you had a fantastic day and a wonderful weekend of visitors.

Dani said...

Moonwaves - Thanks, I was thoroughly spoilt.

Sorry to hear about your mum - but being a Leo she was definitely special :)