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#1 LittleListen

Posted 09 November 2012 - 06:03 PM

Figured I'd take the first step - want to clear my head for the morning.

Laundry
Load 1 - on
Load 2
Load 3
Load 4
Folding - first load done

Kitchen
Dishes
Top bench

Lounge
Tidy and put away my stuff


Bedroom
Tidy
Change sheets

Craft
1 coat paint
start making blanket

Paperwork
Insurance
House stuff
Visit List
Find the masterlists - where the heck did I save those????

That should keep me busy!

Edited by eyesabove, 10 November 2012 - 08:05 AM.


#2 Ianthe

Posted 09 November 2012 - 07:10 PM

Here's an article my Mum sent me that may be of interest to us wink.gif

http://www.smh.com.au/executive-style/mana...1105-28sz3.html

Tomorrow

Drop/pick up kids
Do two video role plays for my course
Start working on assignment



#3 Clever Clogs

Posted 09 November 2012 - 07:17 PM

I wasn't expecting you to be the OP!

Mine:

- sleep in
- finish knitting sleeve
- go to the show
- go to the markets
- three loads of washing
- finish the weeding in the backyard

To be fair though, DH will do the washing and facilitate the sleep in so I am not sure they should be on my list!

#4 FeralLIfeHacker

Posted 09 November 2012 - 07:34 PM

little aths - possible detour via Fire station for ds? done
mchappy day stop? nope
return cardi?
washing 1 load done
nappies today = washed done  , hung, dry, snapped back ready to go.
dh to phone re tv.
dh to talk to m & S re xmas
continue with TT ds done
handwash dishes all day -stupid dishwasher tick
drop last invite off
ask J about marquee?
get ds to make 2 x cards for friends
dh to blowervac yard front done
take pics, list stuff to sell
fill pump soaps done
fill conditioner

Edited by Mummyone1, 11 November 2012 - 12:30 PM.


#5 purpleblackqueen

Posted 10 November 2012 - 06:51 AM

Wasn't expecting a new OP wink.gif

Morning Stuff

WHILE OUT
Get Tomatoes for Vegie Slice
Get Xmas Wrapping Stuff

BAKING
Make Vegetable Slice, Cut Up and Freeze
Watermelon Sorbet
Make Chicken Kebabs for Dinner Takeaway Instead

WASHING
Load 1- Whites
Load 2- Delicates
Load 3- My Linen
Load 4- Clothes
Load 5- Clothes
Load 6- Towels
LOad 7- Rags
Clear Line Not Hanging Washing Out- Due to Rain
Fold Washing

KITCHEN
Empty Dishrack
Dishes
Clear Floor
Rubbish/Recycling Out
Vacuum
Tidy Pantry
Clean Bin
Thorough Tidy started
Benches
Clean Out Fridge
Clean Out Freezer
Cut Up Watermelons
Mop Floor

LOUNGE/DINING ROOM
Tidy
Clean Off Dining Table
Dust
Vacuum
Rearrange Furniture To Store More Packed Boxes

BATHROOM
Clean Shower
Clear Floor
Clean Vanity
Clean Bath
Clean Mirror
Mop Floor

TOILET
Clean Toilet
Mop Floor

PAPERWORK
Pay Bills started
Organise Paperwork Trays
Declutter Notice Board
Copy Stuff From Library Books
Vacating Cleaning Plan
Next Week's Plan
Update Diary
Sundays List
Sort Out Insurance on New House

MY ROOM
Clear Floor
Dust
Vacuum
Thorough Tidy
Strip Bed
Make Bed

MISC
Clean Out Wallet and Handbag
Vacuum Hallway

HAYLEY'S ROOM
Get Her to Tidy
Vacuum

JACK'S ROOM
Get Him to Tidy
Vacuum

Edited by purpleblackqueen, 10 November 2012 - 08:17 PM.


#6 LittleListen

Posted 10 November 2012 - 06:58 AM

lanthe - good article - I sort agree actually, to a point - I have to prioritise my lists (work lists too) or sort them - in this case by room and work clockwise around the house (gosh, now I sound OCD!) - otherwise I just do the easy stuff first!

Mavis - great to see you are getting some extra shut eye wink.gif

PBQ - thought I'd take the pressure off for once original.gif  I really appreciate the art of list making original.gif '

Only problem is that I woke up and remembered more stuff Tounge1.gif

Off to get started!

#7 purpleblackqueen

Posted 10 November 2012 - 07:13 AM

QUOTE (eyesabove @ 10/11/2012, 07:58 AM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
lanthe - good article - I sort agree actually, to a point - I have to prioritise my lists (work lists too) or sort them - in this case by room and work clockwise around the house (gosh, now I sound OCD!) - otherwise I just do the easy stuff first!

Mavis - great to see you are getting some extra shut eye wink.gif

PBQ - thought I'd take the pressure off for once original.gif  I really appreciate the art of list making original.gif '

Only problem is that I woke up and remembered more stuff Tounge1.gif

Off to get started!


Thanks wink.gif- Yep I always end up remembering more stuff after my list is written

#8 Freddie'sMum

Posted 10 November 2012 - 07:21 AM

Clean loungeroom
Put away baskets of folded / unfolded clothes
Clean kitchen / laundry / bathroom / loo (mop if I can find the energy)
Take girls to swimming lessons
Empty school bags / backpacks and find out what surprises are lurking therein

That's enough to be getting started with - clean bedrooms tomorrow



#9 Clever Clogs

Posted 10 November 2012 - 07:53 AM

Got my sleep in!

#10 20tolose

Posted 10 November 2012 - 08:51 AM

Hi there

My list for the day -

*kitchen
*washing x2
*dust
*vacuum
*toilet and bathroom
*buy fresh fish and fruit and veg.
*paperwork for work

I read the article and made a conscious decision to list just seven things.

#11 PurpleNess

Posted 10 November 2012 - 10:44 AM

I'll play this morning

well it's 8.40am here in WA & so far I have

Tidied & mopped the games room ( large!)
Fed & played with DS & now he's back in bed
Watered all of my pot plants outside


Still to do:

Unload dishwasher from last night
Unpack shopping when its delivered - yep I'm slack
Cook dinner - chicken slowcook casserole
Some weeding
Rearrange some furniture
Clean Laundry

Best get cracking before bub wakes

DH is sleeping in, it's his turn :-)





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