Following Your Instincts

The last couple of days I’ve been feeling tired.

Very tired.

It’s nearly the end of term.

Almost Christmas!

Most loose ends are tied up.

I’m SO ready for the break.

To not have to be up! and out! so damn early.

To maybe, depending on the weather, even have a few child-free days.

When I’m tired, I get very can’t be bothered.

It’s times like this when the not so important things fall to the wayside.

Like blogging, for example.

The last couple of days I’ve been struggling to find things to write about.

And you know what?

That’s ok!

So I’m going to have a wee bloggy holiday.

I’m not going to worry about not posting every day, or even every other day.

It’s Christmas, and everyone needs a break.

So, I’m following my instincts here…

My bloggy holiday starts now!

I will no doubt still post, I don’t think I could completely go without – that’d be madness (for me at least!).

I’m just going to sit back, listen to some Christmas music, sort out the decorations, and enjoy time with my family, and chatting to friends.

Once the kids go back to school in January, I’ll be back to normal here though, you’re not getting rid of me that easily!

Merry Christmas everyone!

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37 Comments

  1. December 14, 2010 / 9:28 pm

    Merry Christmas!

  2. December 14, 2010 / 9:28 pm

    Enjoy your bloggy holiday 🙂 I’ve never been able to blog every single day … am full of admiration for people who can.

  3. December 14, 2010 / 9:32 pm

    Merry Christmas and enjoy your bloggy break. Hope it is a great one for you all x

  4. December 14, 2010 / 9:34 pm

    Merry Christmas to you! Enjoy your break.

  5. December 14, 2010 / 9:35 pm

    Merry Christmas and enjoy your blogging break everyone needs one once in a while don’t they xx

  6. December 14, 2010 / 10:22 pm

    Merry Christmas and a holiday sounds lovely. I don’t think I could do it though.

  7. December 14, 2010 / 10:37 pm

    Thanks sweety, and to you! 🙂 x

  8. December 14, 2010 / 10:38 pm

    I don’t manage it *every* day… life is too hectic for that, but I have been posting a lot more recently, and I quite like it, but definitely break time now it’s almost Christmas! 🙂 x

  9. December 14, 2010 / 10:38 pm

    Thanks sweety, I hope you all have a great Christmas too! Fingers crossed the weather doesn’t get as bad as it’s forecast to!

  10. December 14, 2010 / 10:39 pm

    Thanks Jen, hope you have a great holiday too! 🙂 x

  11. December 14, 2010 / 10:40 pm

    Most definitely, and I can’t think of a better time for one than now! Hope you have a great Christmas! x

  12. December 14, 2010 / 10:40 pm

    That’s why I already said that I’ll probably still post a bit, just not that regularly… 😉 x

  13. December 14, 2010 / 10:51 pm

    Merry Christmas to you too Marilyn! Enjoy your rest away and then come back buzzing…

    Mich x

  14. December 14, 2010 / 11:04 pm

    You have to do what is right for you, and if it’s time to take a break then so be it. I have you in my Reader anyway so you’ll pop up when you return 🙂

    See you on twitter *waves*

  15. December 15, 2010 / 3:50 am

    Enjoy your bloggy break 🙂

    Hope you have a great Christmas xxxxx

  16. December 15, 2010 / 9:29 am

    You’ve made me feel much better Marilyn. I don’t know why we put these pressure on ourselves. Our blogs are supposed to be there for us first & foremost. Enjoy the hols & I’ll see you soon!

  17. December 15, 2010 / 10:40 am

    Thanks Mich, hope you all have a great holiday! 🙂 x

  18. December 15, 2010 / 10:41 am

    Thanks sweety! Will see you on twitter. 😉 x

  19. December 15, 2010 / 10:54 am

    Thanks sweety, you too! Enjoy the WARM! *mutterssomethingaboutbeingaluckygit* 😉

  20. December 15, 2010 / 10:57 am

    Indeed! Now watch me try not to sweat about my stats going down over Christmas… 😉 lol!

  21. December 15, 2010 / 10:58 am

    I am going to miss the Marvellous Miss Marilyn!
    But you so deserve a break……enjoy!

  22. December 15, 2010 / 11:24 am

    Aww! You, my dear, are an absolute sweetheart! 🙂 x

  23. December 15, 2010 / 1:59 pm

    Have a lovely blogging break hun!! You deserve it! There’s been so many weeks over the last couple of years where I’ve just stepped away from the computer for a while and it feels fab, you come back feeling rather refreshed with lots to blog about! Hope you all have a fantastic Christmas!! 🙂

  24. December 15, 2010 / 3:24 pm

    Oh yes, I know what you mean! That’s exactly what I intend to do. 🙂 Hope you have a fab Christmas too hon! x

  25. December 15, 2010 / 5:25 pm

    Hey, enjoy the little break. You might have to extend it if your iPad arrives sooner than you expect!! Happy Christmas hun Jen

  26. December 16, 2010 / 11:40 am

    Oooh that would be nice! Unfortunately it’s looking more and more like a New Year’s present! LOL 🙂

  27. December 18, 2010 / 9:04 pm

    And a very merry blogging holiday to you!

  28. December 18, 2010 / 9:18 pm

    Yes, Happy Holidays! Rest up and enjoy your family!

  29. tanya
    December 18, 2010 / 11:15 pm

    happy blog holiday!

    And merry christmas hun xxx

  30. December 18, 2010 / 11:50 pm

    Thanks sweety! 🙂 x

  31. December 18, 2010 / 11:50 pm

    I intend to! Hope you have a great holiday! 🙂 x

  32. December 18, 2010 / 11:51 pm

    Thanks sweety, and to you! 🙂 xx

  33. December 19, 2010 / 7:08 pm

    A very Happy Bloggy holiday to you Marilyn… and a Merry Christmas too!

    A Bloggy holiday is a good idea, helps recharge your batteries. My max is two posts a week so I’m in awe of anyone who can do it everyday!

    xx Jazzy

  34. December 20, 2010 / 4:52 pm

    Happy Holidays my dear. Hope you have a lovely Christmas. I’m taking it easy on the bloggy front too, we get so caught up don’t we.

  35. December 20, 2010 / 9:04 pm

    I usually do 5-6 a week, sometimes a bit less if I’m in a bloggy rut, but I enjoy it, so it’s not too tough. 🙂
    Merry Christmas! xx

  36. December 20, 2010 / 9:04 pm

    And to you sweety! It’s *far* too easy to get caught up in it all, isn’t it? x

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