It’s all about your state of mind! Holidays are a proven way to help us improve ours! So today, I thought we’d take a humourous look at some words that really illustrate this point!
What it means at Work:
What it means on Holidays: When I feel like it – if I feel like it – Maybe I will, maybe I won’t!
What it means at Home: Ain’t nobody got time for that!
What it means on Holidays: Time to make up for it – reconnecting with your partner!
What it means at Work: Coffee! Coffee! Coffee!
What it means On Holiday: Wonderful concoctions with umbrellas and exotic names. Even the kids get their own special drink.
What it means at Work: The 3-Headed Beast that haunts your dreams until you meet it. (Subject to change at short notice).
What it means on Holidays: Something you should probably meet if you want to book that Fiji River Cruise. But then again, you can do that tomorrow…
What it means at Work: Something you ‘fit in’ at lunchtime to make sure you’re meeting your allocated daily exercise quota.
What it means on Holiday: A meandering exploration of your new surrounds – full of nature, fresh air and photo opportunities. (Also, a great way to get some exercise without trying).
Pictured: Springbrook National Park, Gold Coast
What it means at Home: One of the most coveted things you can hope for (unless you’re a two year old!).
What it mean on Holidays: That thing you do every afternoon, usually between 3 and 5, just before your evening cocktails by the pool.
What it means at Home: Getting all your housework done on Saturday and having enough time to play with the kids while there’s still sunlight.
What it means on Holidays: Your most common state.
What it mean at Home: An annoying insect that needs swatting.
What it means on Holidays: How you’ll get to your next, exciting destination.
What other words take on a totally new meaning for you, when you’re on Holidays?
Jacqi has become part of the furniture at WorldMark South Pacific Club over the last 10 years. She has worked in various teams, including Customer Service, Systems and Owner Marketing & Solutions. She is passionate about health, holidays and roller derby. As a mother of an 11 year old boy, she has also recently become passionate about footy!