I plan on being spontaneousWritten by hootenannie on July 26th, 2011
Next week, I am taking the entire week off of work. The entire week.
I don’t think I have ever had an entire week of vacation, ever in my life. I’ve taken 7-day stretches off of work, but have used them for crazy travel plans (ping-pong flights, weddings, road-trips, holidays, family events). Never have I ever taken a solid Monday through Friday with weekends on both ends, and decided to stay put.
This is my only plan: do not leave Colorado.
Except, that’s not true. You all know that I’ve planned it a bit more than that. In fact, last week, someone who knows me better than I thought called me out on it: “I don’t believe you. You totally have the week planned out.”
I denied it, because technically, I don’t know what’s going to happen when.
But he was totally right.
Here are some of my hopes for the week:
-Climb 3 mountains
-Snuggle my visiting nephews
-Go to the Denver Zoo
-See the final installment of “Harry Potter”
-Get a massage
-Turn 29-years old
-Go for ice cream
Because as long as I can plan on it, the spontaneous will come easily.
Any other ideas of what I should do with my “unplanned” time off? What would you do?