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Staycationnoun stay·ca·tion \ˈstā-ˈkā-shən\
~ The act of staying home and having a vacation. ~
Staycation, what an interesting word and a great idea. Everyone needs some time away even if you stay close to where you are, including staying at home!  Take a break, relax. A little bit of idleness to collect your thoughts so you can continue on with your busy everyday life. We all need a staycation now and then.

I am having a staycation for the next few days but it's not in my home. I am house sitting. This is my first time so I wasn't sure what to expect at first but it's a lot like renting a whole house instead of just a room.  It's a little strange to be sleeping in someone else's bed, but you do that when traveling anyway. And when their bed is so much more comfortable than yours it makes it all worth the while, you might just have to ask what kind of mattress they own so you can get one too. ;) Everything you need is already there, just bring your own toothbrush. …
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My name is  April and I will be your guide for fun and interesting things to do in your own area without having to travel far and spend a lot of money.
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