Wednesday morning, 8:00am, 1 January 2014.
Family breakfast prepared, served & enjoyed; Check.
Dishes washed and put away; Check.
Christmas tree taken down and decorations stored away for another year; Check.
Year-end purge of household records from file drawer complete; Check.
Garage cleaned out and prepped for the new year's projects; Check.
Cars washed, waxed and oil changed; Check.
Ladies of the family watching the Rose Parade on TV; Check.
Nobody but the dog will miss me if I slip away for 45 minutes to enjoy a drive in the Esprit up Highland Valley Road and back home.