What room do you like to spend the most time in and why?

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  1. seanorjohn profile image80
    seanorjohnposted 8 years ago

    I love spending my time in the Kitchen. Close to the fridge, chatting whilst I cook,reading at a table, listening to music and still getting on with chores .... the list is endless.

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      christmas2879posted 8 years agoin reply to this
  2. Greek One profile image75
    Greek Oneposted 8 years ago

    my man cave...

    and no, that is NOT my nic name for my spouse

    1. seanorjohn profile image80
      seanorjohnposted 8 years agoin reply to this

      You have made me jealous.I wish I had a man cave.What a wimp am I for loving the kitchen.
      I'm gonna build myself a man-cave tonight. I knew something was missing from my life.
      You have made me see the light.

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    Precious Williamsposted 8 years ago

    I spend the majority of the time in my lounge which is on the first floor with french doors.  Although I have an office upstairs, I like to work with my lap top on a board, whilst I sit on the floor and listen to classical music. The only downside is when the dog makes me jump because he's seen another dog out the window.

    1. seanorjohn profile image80
      seanorjohnposted 8 years agoin reply to this

      I,m gonna get those French doors. Thanks for putting the idea in my head.

  4. h.a.borcich profile image59
    h.a.borcichposted 8 years ago

    The patio is my favorite room. All the flowers blooming make me happy smile

    1. seanorjohn profile image80
      seanorjohnposted 8 years agoin reply to this

      Yes , this is missing from my life. Thanks.

  5. lender3212000 profile image73
    lender3212000posted 8 years ago

    Sad, but I'm going to have to go with the bedroom. Nothing like having a comfortable place to put your head down after a busy day.

    1. seanorjohn profile image80
      seanorjohnposted 8 years agoin reply to this

      A delightful sensible answer.

  6. leeberttea profile image52
    leebertteaposted 8 years ago

    Yes the bedroom for me. I do everything there! Second would be the kitchen and third the man cave of course where I keep all my toys! wink

    1. seanorjohn profile image80
      seanorjohnposted 8 years agoin reply to this

      Wow, you have got your priorities sorted. Way to go.

  7. Ron Montgomery profile image61
    Ron Montgomeryposted 8 years ago

    The masturbatorium.  I didn't know there was such a thing 'til I read "Running with scissors".

    1. Greek One profile image75
      Greek Oneposted 8 years agoin reply to this

      The masturbatorium is a windowless, cream coloured room with a strong lock on the door

      1. Ron Montgomery profile image61
        Ron Montgomeryposted 8 years agoin reply to this

        The newer ones also have DVRs and 3D televisions.

        P.S. mine does have windows.  I live next to a 55 and up trailer park.

      2. seanorjohn profile image80
        seanorjohnposted 8 years agoin reply to this

        I will take your defo on trust. I only have a pocket Collins dictionary to hand. Thanks Greek one. I am learning so much tonight.

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        Kathryn LJposted 8 years agoin reply to this

        That clonking sound is women's jaws hitting the floor.  You have a room for this?  We thought you just sneaked off to the loo.

    2. seanorjohn profile image80
      seanorjohnposted 8 years agoin reply to this

      ("Running with scissors?) I'm seriously bewildered Ron.
      I keep mine in the kitchen so I guess I'm covered.

      1. Ron Montgomery profile image61
        Ron Montgomeryposted 8 years agoin reply to this

        You keep Augusten Burroghs novels in your kitchen?

        1. seanorjohn profile image80
          seanorjohnposted 8 years agoin reply to this

          I'm gonna from now on Ron.

  8. Research Analyst profile image80
    Research Analystposted 8 years ago

    My favorite room is my enclosed patio, it has a wonderful view of the flower garden and the summer is when all the blooms really look the prettiest. I can sit out there in the early morning and listen to the birds chirping and feel the cool breeze or when I am out there in the evening it is so quite and peaceful.

    1. seanorjohn profile image80
      seanorjohnposted 8 years agoin reply to this

      Sounds idyllic.R>A.

  9. Rafini profile image89
    Rafiniposted 8 years ago

    A favorite room?  Are you serious?  Nope, don't have one....maybe someday when I actually have the home of my choosing.  smile

    1. seanorjohn profile image80
      seanorjohnposted 8 years agoin reply to this

      You could always have an imaginary one Rafini. I live in a tent, by the way.

      1. Research Analyst profile image80
        Research Analystposted 8 years agoin reply to this

        ROFL smile

        1. seanorjohn profile image80
          seanorjohnposted 8 years agoin reply to this

          Thanks RA. I know rofl probably means something good. I hope!

  10. Uninvited Writer profile image83
    Uninvited Writerposted 8 years ago

    I live in a one bedroom apartment. I spend most of my time in the living room where the tv is and where my writing desk is.

    1. seanorjohn profile image80
      seanorjohnposted 8 years agoin reply to this

      Yes, but uninvited you are a special person who is not of this world. I mean this as a compliment. You are on a higher plane.
      Love your hubs. Recommended read of a hubber who thinks.

      1. Uninvited Writer profile image83
        Uninvited Writerposted 8 years agoin reply to this

        Aren't you sweet? smile

        1. seanorjohn profile image80
          seanorjohnposted 8 years agoin reply to this

          No I am not sweet. I am more like a nut. A bit dry.Sometimes salty but on the whole never roasted.
          I must go to bed. Love your response.Sean

  11. IzzyM profile image88
    IzzyMposted 8 years ago

    My favorite room is whatever room my laptop is in. I don't even notice what is around me these days. I'm always just tap tap tapping away on the keyboard of the laptop!
    <~~~internet addict! lol

    1. seanorjohn profile image80
      seanorjohnposted 8 years agoin reply to this

      Izzy, you have probably hit the nail on the head. For so many it is where you can be alone and concentrate. Maybe I don't need to follow Greek's advice and get me a man-cave.

      1. IzzyM profile image88
        IzzyMposted 8 years agoin reply to this

        You don't need to be alone. Actually my laptop is in the lounge - only because my computer unit/table is there. I was alone for a long time when we lost our TV reception, as the only TV we could get a picture on was upstairs in the bedroom, so He spent his days there. That was Heaven!
        Then we got the TV reception fixed and now he is here all day watching Spanish TV so it's always on in the background, but it is really is in one ear and out the other! I don't hear him, I don't see him, except when I leave to go the loo or something and he jumps onto the computer for a game of spider solitaire or something, then we have a huge row when I come back! I think he only does it to hear my voice LOL

        1. seanorjohn profile image80
          seanorjohnposted 8 years agoin reply to this

          Izzy, I think you got it right again. It is where you feel you can lay down your laptop. That is where we will all be at our happiest.
          You made me welcome when I first joined. I always remember your lovely, kind and smiling face.

          1. IzzyM profile image88
            IzzyMposted 8 years agoin reply to this

            Why, thankyou! I think that's the nicest compliment I've ever been paid smile

    2. Uninvited Writer profile image83
      Uninvited Writerposted 8 years agoin reply to this

      You and me both, I was in a bad mood today and yesterday because I was having computer problems. I'm on holiday and I sat at the computer all day today...

      1. IzzyM profile image88
        IzzyMposted 8 years agoin reply to this

        Hey there is nothing worse - speaking as one internet addict to another! lol
        Got it fixed now?

        1. Uninvited Writer profile image83
          Uninvited Writerposted 8 years agoin reply to this

          I think so. youTube videos are still running choppy and nothing I do seems to help.

  12. Paradise7 profile image84
    Paradise7posted 8 years ago

    Believe it or not, I think the bathroom is my fav.  I love long hot baths, with music and candles, to close the day.  I love the feeling of being done for the day and all my responsibilities fulfilled.

    big_smilebig_smilebig_smile

    1. creativelycc profile image74
      creativelyccposted 8 years agoin reply to this

      I can relate, I love taking long hot baths too but lately my favorite room of the house has been my sewing room.  I can sew for hours on end!  Sewing is very relaxing and fun for me!

  13. TamCor profile image80
    TamCorposted 8 years ago

    I'm with creativelycc about the sewing, although I do mine in our bedroom, which is MY favorite room...I usually sew by hand, or read, or hand-write hubs.

    When my husband comes in, he turns on the TV, and we'll curl up together and watch something...usually the corny "scary" movies on SyFy, our favorite pasttime...lol


    Tammy

    1. creativelycc profile image74
      creativelyccposted 8 years agoin reply to this

      That sounds so sweet, you just inspired me to suggest to my husband that we curl up and watch a movie together.  The only thing though is that I'll probably fall asleep watching it because I'm  exhausted!

  14. IzzyM profile image88
    IzzyMposted 8 years ago

    Sounds like an bandwidth problem? If so it is out of your hands.

  15. SomewayOuttaHere profile image60
    SomewayOuttaHereposted 8 years ago

    my favorite room changes depending on the season.  right now my kitchen is my favorite room - have a nice set of speakers hooked up for the music played from my den; usually have the door open; can walk out to the patio area; wine rack if I feel like having a glass; my laptop is usually sitting on the counter; it's a great kitchen if you like to cook; lots of windows and light;  it's a good room for spring and summer months.

  16. Diane Inside profile image76
    Diane Insideposted 8 years ago

    I don't think I have a favorite room, it changes so frequently. I like talking in the kitchen with my husband. I think it is because there is no other distractions. No TV, I have a radio in there but it is hardly ever on. When I am by myself my bedroom is my favorite. I can read, or sew or just nap in peace and quiet.

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    4youreyesposted 8 years ago

    My favorite room is the living room,are house has a open floor plan.In the morning,my husband and I plan are day while sitting in are rockers,watching the 5:am news while sharing a pot of coffee.We then go are own way for the day.During the day I always manage to get a break in my day and end up taking it in the living room in my rocker,looking out the window at my flowerbeds,the Amish buggies going by,the hummingbirds feeding at my window feeder.Then as my day winds down,I can pick up,my laptop,quilting,kindle,and head for my rocking chair in the living room to relax and watch the the rest of the world wind down from the day.

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    Gracie Sophiaposted 8 years ago

    My favorite room in the summer is my sun room with lots of windows and a big window that leads to the deck in the backyard. I sip my coffee in here every morning. What a blessing! In the winter, I like my computer room which is upstairs. It's cozy. I am surrounded by my book, papers, and creative tools. I enjoy my morning alone times. I have a rocking chair on my front porch and I enjoy rocking and drinking coffee in the early hours before the traffic zooms. After years of being a workoholic, I am finally enjoying calm and quiet times at home.

 
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