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#1 purpleblackqueen

Posted 03 January 2013 - 05:00 AM

Morning Stuff- Incl Mum and Michael's Cuppas, Meds, Breakfast

WHILE OUT
Get Plastic Containers, Diet Coke, Tomatoes

WASHING
Jack's Doona
Jack's Linen
Hayley's Linen
Hayley's Linen
Rags
Clear Clothes Airer and Put Away
CLear Line, FOld and Put Away Washing
Towels Ready to Hang

KITCHEN/DINING ROOM
Unload/Reload Dishwasher
Bag Up Some Nibbles for Mum to Take Home
Empty and Spray Kitchen Bin - After Emptying Ash tray
Unload/Reload Dishwasher AGAIN
Unload/Reload Dishwasher
Benches
Change Table Cloth
CLear Dining Room
Sweep and Mop Floor
Put Stuff Back in Dining Room
Clean Out Fridge
Blend Up Some Watermelon Ready To Make Ice Blocks

MISC
Unpack and Repack Jack's Bag
Get Hayley to Pack her Bag
Lady Coming @ 1pm To Measure and Quote BUilt Ins
Kids Getting Picked Up @ 2.30pm
Empty and Wash Ashtray and Put Away
PUt Xmas Tree etc in Garage
Clear Back Entrance
Spray Entire House
Sweep/Mop BAck Entrance
Sweep/Mop Hallways
Reorganise Towels in Linen Closet To Fit Better
Work OUt How Many Extension LEads and Power Boards Needed

LOUNGE ROOM
Put Lounges Back In Position
Take Down and Pack Away Tree and Xmas Decorations
Put Air Con Filters BAck In
Dust
Hang Mirror
Roll Up Mat
Hang Sconce Need Hooks- will do tomorrow
Sweep Floor
Mop Floor
Vacuum and Re-Lay Mat

MY ROOM
Make Bed
Unpack Bed Cushions
Vacuum
FInish Sorting BAskets/Bags of Clothes

BATHROOM
Clean Mirror
Clean Vanity
Clean Toilet
Sweep/Mop Floor started

JACK'S ROOM
Strip Bed
Spray Mattress
Air Room
Dust
Vacuum
Unpack Books
Unpack ORnaments
Sort and Unpack Clothes
CLean Under Bed
Bag Up Outgrown Clothes
Set Up New Lamp
Work Out Uniforms Needed
Hang Pictures

HAYLEY'S ROOM
Air Room
Strip Bed
Strip and Pack Up Spare Bed
Spray Mattress
Dust
Vacuum
Sort All Drawers
Sort/Unpack Clothes
Unpack Ornaments
Pack up Out Grown Clothes
Work Out Uniforms Needed
Unpack Other Bags, Boxes, Baskets
Hang Pictures
Set Up New Lamp

PAPERWORK
Find Form for Mum to Sign Before she leaves
Ring for Wheelchair and Walker to Be Picked Up Carer Taking
Take Photos of Broken Clip on Washing line
Work Out Date for DD's Sleepover Party
Work on Ideas For Built Ins Before 1pm
RE-arrange Menu Plan
Sort Out Paperwork Trays
Sort Out Budget
Work Out House Plan Estimates
Work On REsume and Job Application- when SIL get back to me
Upload Pics and Scan Front cover of warranty book and e-mail through.
Pay Bills

Edited by purpleblackqueen, 03 January 2013 - 08:50 PM.


#2 AMPSyd

Posted 03 January 2013 - 05:52 AM

PBQ - how do your Mum and brother get back home? I think I remember you had them until today.



#3 purpleblackqueen

Posted 03 January 2013 - 05:56 AM

QUOTE (AMPSyd @ 03/01/2013, 06:52 AM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
PBQ - how do your Mum and brother get back home? I think I remember you had them until today.


Mum's best friends husband, who is also her neighbour is driving up to get them, he also brought them up here.

#4 zoemonster

Posted 03 January 2013 - 06:15 AM

My room

Tidy and declutter
Box

One room at a time today.....

Edited by zoemonster, 04 January 2013 - 02:24 PM.


#5 ~Catherine~

Posted 03 January 2013 - 12:29 PM

Day 1 of challenge for me today so will be:

Kitchen

    Load dishwasher
    Wipe over sink
    Clean the benches
    Wipe down the cupboard doors
    Dust on top of the overhead cupboards  
    Clean the microwave
    Wipe over walls
    Clean window and window sills
    Dust light fittings

Will also declutter under my kitchen sink and vacuum and mop the floors biggrin.gif


#6 ~THE~MAGICIAN~

Posted 03 January 2013 - 03:44 PM

Wow, Liz that list is huge.

Actually, mine is probably that long, but I have TWO weeks to get my house in order.

We are just back from holiday, so taking things slowly.



#7 purpleblackqueen

Posted 03 January 2013 - 03:53 PM

QUOTE (~THE~MAGICIAN~ @ 03/01/2013, 04:44 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
Wow, Liz that list is huge.

Actually, mine is probably that long, but I have TWO weeks to get my house in order.

We are just back from holiday, so taking things slowly.



Now that mum and Michael have gone home and the kids are at SILs for the night (until late tomorrow arvo), I am trying to get as much done as possible.




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