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Saturday, July 29, 2017

All Work and No Play…

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38 Responses to “All Work and No Play…”
  1. Jackie DeBarry says:

    I like to go camping

  2. I would consider myself one of the lucky ones. I do not have to work weekends. There is some overnite travel when training occurs. All in all I work for a fabulous company that treats there employees very well. My leasure time is usually spent catching up with friends and relatives also. Have a great week!

  3. Mike V says:

    After a long run/marathon of drawings and details and staring at my screens for extended periods of time with the purpose of getting the job done and meeting then time table, aside of reading or movies the next best thing I do is…nothing. At least till I get antsy enough to have to sit back down and draw some more lines!

  4. Mike V says:

    After a long run/marathon of drawings and details and staring at my screens for extended periods of time with the purpose of getting the job done and meeting then time table, aside of reading or movies the next best thing I do is…nothing. At least till I get antsy enough to have to sit back down and draw some more lines!

  5. Stephen says:

    Other: Anything with my wife and kids!

  6. Emanuel says:

    In the other category I like working in my part time woodworking shop or training horses.

  7. Mel Neiberline says:

    I enjoy making quilts, wall hangings for stress relief and relaxation. I have been doing this on an ongoing basis for 15 years.

  8. Glenn says:

    Besides going to school several nights a week I enjoy amateur radio (HAM) and Im a member of several radio clubs.

  9. Kevin says:


    That’s the advice I follow, and I also take a camera when I “GO TAKE A HIKE!!!”

    There are some wild areas around here and some days you’ll run into all kinds of wildlife, plus the scenery is fascinating. (Wyoming)

  10. Tim Billings says:

    TENNIS, 2-3 times a week…

  11. Mike says:

    I stay with my 9 mo. old baby while his mother work weekends.

  12. Frank says:

    I enjoy making home movies of my family, traveling,also fishing.

  13. Karen says:

    Family, gardening and art. My kids and husband keep me pretty busy, gardening keeps me calm and art inspires me. Right now I am learning Graffiti so I can finish a mural on the Highschool Sundayschool room.

  14. paul mahoney says:

    Being from Alaska: hunting, fishing and just about any kind of adventure.

  15. Seamus says:

    Getting out and about on my horse

  16. leslie says:

    Hi Mike,

    I love walking my dog, surfing, camping and working on the yard those are very gratifying and destressing tools for me!

  17. Rocky says:

    Reading is a fun thing for me — to escape the stressors in life for a half hour is great.
    I love woodworking and am learning turning.
    I am an active Advanced Class radio amateur (Ham) My specialty is contesting.
    In the clement months my wife and I are ardent bike-riders. Endorphins.
    We enjoy attending local or regional Mensa events.

  18. Ken says:

    I like to jump on my motorcycle and just cruise the contry roads.

  19. mark carter says:

    I fly a gyrocopter to let off steam – nothing else like it!

  20. john says:

    movies, listening to the radio, christian channel.

  21. Damon says:

    Surfing, but it only sucks when there are no waves.

  22. Vicki says:

    In the summer I like to Scuba Dive for shipwrecks in the St. Lawrence and camp.

  23. Ed says:

    I like to play with my kids and tinker on my hotrods. I have 5 kids and 5 hotrods and never enough time or money.

  24. Rogelio Noda says:

    Boating and fishing are my weekend activities, down here in Miami most of the time we can go out and enjoy.

  25. Ron Bouvy says:

    Hi Mike and all!!
    I’m neurotic with my work. I love what I do and learning shortcuts! I’m 62 yrs old and have been in the fiield since graduating from a trade school for drafting in 1965. Started with Autocad in late 80’s until present (worked in Microstation for 8 yrs also for different companies).

    Just started 2 yaars ago with the best place I’ve ever worked, “International Chimney in Buffalo,NY. I do structural/mechanical/equipment design & layout for new and conversion projects. Internatioal Chimney does some of the largest smoke stacks in US and also has moved several lighthouses, winning awards for the largest and most unusual projects.
    Try as I may, my work always crops up in my leisure timeI

    I’m a Tai Chi instructor with Taoist Tai Chi Society (worlds largest Tai Chi group) and teach on volunteer basis only. Had the great fortune to meet and study under its founder, Master Moy Lin Shin, a truly enlightened master!

    I enjoy spending time with my wife, Duana, and our (8) children and (6) grandkids.

    Gotta get back to work before I get in trouble – way behind in a ridiculous schedule.!!


    Thank you

    Ron Bouvy

  26. fareed says:

    listening radio -80′ &90′ songs are my favourite.reading books is another hobby that I enjoy very much.

  27. Chris says:

    Hey Mike.. deadlines and working the weekends used to be my life for 6 years… I was lucky to become a firefighter in New York City and now work part time for a small Architechural firm… now drafting has become something that I really enjoy (almost like a hobby) ..when I find time to do it..haha.


  28. ANAND KALAL says:

    I like meeting old friends and chat with them. I like going to hotels to have tasty food.I enjoy going for a walk in the evening.

  29. SueCr says:

    Reading and Gardening

  30. seth says:

    Playing in a rock band and sometimes dungeons and dragons…

  31. Louba says:

    I enjoy going to the museums and city-center with my husband. Also I have old hobby – making stuffed animals by my own patterns.

  32. Tyler says:

    Building and flying light sport aircraft, also enjoy woodworking.

  33. Wow, we have a very active bunch. For all you out there who have mountains to hike and waves to surf, I’m very jealous. Keep the comments coming.

  34. Rick Watkins says:

    I am an active Boy Scout leader so I spend a lot of my weekends camping, backpacking, canoeing and doing community service work.

  35. rash says:

    I would like to do physical activities and spend quality time with my kids.

  36. Ewen says:

    Sailing (offshore racing including a Sydney-Hobart), Tennis, belatedly getting my website online.

    I enjoy a GOOD beer or 2.

  37. Rob Carney says:

    Hi Mike,

    Working for oneself has many advantages which allows me to work around life issues… with any spare time i like to play and sometimes record music… folk music… a wee bit of traditional too… beer is good too especially Porter, but mainly music.

    Playing with the boys is always fun, getting out and about in the fields and getting a bit done around the house…


  38. Joleen says:

    I love photography (especially close up of nature), sailing, horseback riding, and throwing pottery.

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