Saturday, April 16, 2016

s-A(R)T-urday Art Linkup




Night Owl 


I am not a night owl.  In fact, I am very much a morning person ... actually, I can go full speed through most of the day as long as I get my night of sleep.  My husband, on the other hand is a night owl ( this picture is in his honor :) and drags into the bedroom long after I have fallen asleep.  This works well for us considering that we are retired and would be in each others face all day if we kept to same hours.  This way I have my mornings to myself, he gets up late and we share the rest of the day (if I am home, that is) and then he has his late evenings to himself.  I highly recommend this routine ... it keeps the peace, so to speak.  

Andrea

5 comments:

  1. Similar here. Himself gets up at the crack of noon if he has his druthers.
    Love, love, love that owl.

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  2. Hi Andrea love your Night Owl and tips for a long and peaceful marriage! We are the opposite I'm a bit of a night owl!
    Have a great week.
    Wren x

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  3. Your routine sounds vaguely familiar, Andrea. Ours is similar, yet modified since we are both working full time. But we both have our own me-times either early morning or late at night. I agree that it is good to have a bit of one's own space to share the rest.
    Have a wonderful Sunday!

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  4. I have to agree with you and all the others. Some "me" time is very important to keeping a marriage running smoothly. I love your Night Owl image. You are very lucky. I have never seen a live owl up close in person. Or from far away either!

    Yesterday I had a very enjoyable afternoon watching Jazzy perform in Peter Pan. And last evening, Joe cooked supper and shared with Pogo and me. A nice ending for a super day.

    Pogo sends woofs and a big lick for Izzi. Hope she is feeling better. You have a wonderful day, hugs, Edna B.

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  5. Same story here - except I am the night owl. I had to change that for a few years when the kids were really little, and it was hard going against my nature! With hubby being a shift worker, I still have to get up most mornings with the kids, so it's a good thing I can function on about 5 hours sleep.

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