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Saturday, March 27, 2010

Buttermilk Spa, Milton NY

Let's talk about Spas for a minute and all they have to offer.
Let's talk about the last time you had a "service" done to you.
2 years ago I treated myself to a day at the spa for my 40th bday.
It was so relaxing- and it felt good, but I went alone- My friends could
not afford to go for 5 hours and nor could they afford it. I could have just gotten a friend
to go with me for just a massage or a pedicure but I heard women talk about a spa day
and I wanted to see what all the hoopla was about.
I came home after spending all of my birthday at the spa, relaxed and "beautiful" but a little sad the day was over. I do like the pampered feeling , I think everyone days.
I never get a pedicure unless I am going to a shower or a wedding or a vacation and I bet it would be nice to go every 2 weeks or once a month but I spend my money on my son
or books, so I forget about spa's and "services".
So I was invited to visit Buttermilk Spa, in Milton NY and can I tell you in the lush summer and the greener spring months the ground will be stunning on this property.
I love the pool they have they even have a water pass 20.00 for all day access to the sauna and the pool. This pool has a
current, and I watched a rather fit man try serveral times to swim to the deep end with much difficulty, but he finally managed to do it.
So I got to thinking while there... How often should women go to a spa to pamper? How often should you get your eye brows waxed or your toes done? I guess if you have a good job it doesn't matter. I feel guilty sometimes spending money on a massage or something else like that. Maybe my son needs new shoes, or I should put it in his college fund etc.. I am sure some people already have all those things doen and this is a way to relax- I think women all need to find more time together to do just that, and or alone. I just am never sure how often or how much ------ Just a thought
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2 comments:

Holly said...

When I was a wedding planner I had my nails and toes done at least every other week - I sort of had to maintain a certain look. I love a good pedicure (I use my nails as crafting tools, so only professionally manicure when I am going out). Sometimes I just like to put my feet in my foot massager and some lotion and that is enough.

gayle said...

Use to get my toes and nails done all the time. Now toes only in the summer when needed!!Nails only if I have somewhere special to go! I love a facial and massage but don't have the time and really shouldnt spend the money!! I ask for those for my bday. We should all treat ourselves more!!

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