Although I like it to be lighter later, I find that daylight savings wreaks havoc on my whole family. We always get sick, we are overly tired, and it takes us about a week to get back into the flow of things. I even read somewhere that it is not good for the human brain to try and readjust to the time change.
I greatly dislike it. It takes me over a week to not feel "off" somehow. I'm in central Indiana so we stayed on the same time my whole life up until a few years ago when someone got the bright idea to change it here too. : /
Daylight savings has affected my relationship with my preschooler. It has been a fight every morning to get him up and out the door for me to go to work and him to go to school. Bedtime has also been a problem, he is still running around and not tired yet. Next year we are starting the new schedule 2 weeks ahead of time instead of 3 days.
1. It has horridly affected my sleeping patterns.
2. I work longer hours (which is find considering I get great pay for just editing).
3. Since it is day more, I have more energy, at least it seems like I do.
I absolutely love daylight savings time. I always feel better when we are back on this time schedule. I like it when it remains lighter later in the evening. It's just what I like the most about it.
I forgot about it. My phone and computer have yet to adjust so I've been a hour late to everything since Sunday.
Other than dropping off the kids late to school and arriving to work late, it hasn't effected me much!
I'm with Kathleen. I love it. Winter darkness depresses the heck out of me, and the extra sunshine is such a joy! Plus, I have horrible insomnia, so now I wake up at 3am instead of 2am. Bonus. Now if I could just remember to change the clock in my car, everything would be golden.
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