Me time

Monday, April 26, 2010 |

I’m a single gal this evening.
{and enjoying it!}

My husband is on travel which means …

I’ll be chatting with my girlfriends and catching up

I get to choose the TV program I want

There will be a long bubble bath in my immediate future

The entire bed is mine ~ I’ll be in the middle

The bathroom will be neat and tidy

Our home will be {really; almost too} quiet


A light girly dinner for one

I vacillated between the following dinner options:

Ben and Jerry’s with a glass of chardonnay


Sushi, edamame and a glass of chardonnay

{I went with the latter}


Have you tried 14 Hands chardonnay?
If not, you really should.
It's from Washington State and offers a slight buttery refreshing taste ~ just lovely!


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Henley on the Horn said...

what a wonderful evening and such great company! I'm glad you have enjoyed yourself:)

Trish said...

What a perfectly fabulous evening you have planned! I'll be honest, I'm jealous! I'm home with a sick hubby and I am starting to feel like I am coming down with his head!! Hope you enjoyed your sushi and wine, my two faves!! XOXO Have a great week, Jo!

Cathy said...

How delightful! I love your choice of sushi and I am definitely going to try the chardonnay!

Enjoy your evening!

Anonymous said...

What a great night for you girl! Hope your having a great time! xoxo

EntertainingMom said...

Sounds like a PERFECT evening!

Audra said...

Enjoy your evening. I love it when I have the house to myself. I gravitate to the center of the bed too!

Your dinner looks amazing, thanks for the suggestion on the Chardonnay. I will look for it this week at Total Wines or Bevmo.

Casey said...

Sounds nice!! I vote for the Ben and Jerry's meal :)

My dh is off to NY and Paris for a week... rough life, huh?

Lazaro Cooks! said...

Fantastic dinner for one. Cheers!

I Love Pretty Little Things said...

I love nights like that, and they also make me thankful when my hubby comes home too!I am not a Sushi girl, but the wine and ice cream sound wonderful!

Thanks for the comment on my blog. I may need to start a "Crafters Anonymous" for the addicted crafter...

Have a great week,

GrannySmithGreen said...

Your evening sounds like such fun! From the dinner options, I'd have chosen "both"! Hope you had fun!

Tina said...

Oh enjoy!! Not sure what Ben & Jerry's is but the sushi looks amazing and would have won my vote - the chardonnay was always a no brainer:) Hope you enjoyed your quiet evening with a clean bathroom - my idea of luxury! Wishing you a wonderful week Jo ~ Tina xx

Manuela@TPOH said...

I'll be like you tomorrow! That's funny I always sleep in the middle of the bed too. Your dinner looks tasty!


Pink Martini said...

Sometimes a girl's got to have what a girl's got to have. Left you a little something on my blog. ;) xoxo

Miss Janice said...

Love your choice and love the monogrammed goblet!

Suburban Princess said...

I enjoy hubby's night shifts maybe just a little too much!

Suzanne said...

Hi Jo,
I'm so happy you stumbled on my blog and left such sweet comments about my black eye from the beach:-) Now I get to visit yours and it is so pretty. I love your even have a way of convincing me that I missed out on a home sales party. lol
I don't get many of these single nights but when I do, they sound much like yours...except I eat Ben and Jerry's Phish Food or Whirled Peace. I just LOVE those guys!!!
Hope your evening was wonderful from start to finish.

JMW said...

Okay, can I be you for a day? Enjoy your evening! I'm going to have to try that Chardonnay - sounds great!

bevy said...

What a special evening for the one of you! I don't think I've done that in forever... Hope you fell like you've been able to rejuvenate yourself!

pink green & southern said...

Enjoy your time alone! Sounds di-vine!

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Draffin Bears said...

Hi Jo,

Every once in a while, it is nice to have some "me time".
Your evening sounds great and the sushi and edamame beans was a great choice, especially with a nice glass of chardonnay.
Enjoy your special time and have a wonderful week.


eastcoastsurfermom said...

teee heee....I got Edamame this weekend from Peking Tokyo ! I'm loving steamed Edamame!!!! So yummmers.

Nf1andprek-whisper said...

love girls night and if I could afford sushi delivery I would- Love it, you should come visit my sushi blog at
I found you from Holly at 504
I am also hosting a fun flip flop swap if you are interested.

Denise said...

Thanks for stopping by my blog and for your wonderful comments! Iam following you back:)

Lisa said...

My guy will be away in a few...i'm all over the sushi...and thanks for the wine suggestion.
And your wet and rainy day at the garden show sure looked like a lot of fun anyway!
xo lisa

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