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#1 purpleblackqueen

Posted 29 January 2013 - 07:45 PM

Well now kids are going back to school, I can concerntrate to unpacking the house, ready for mates to come and visit on the 9th, for the 1st anniversary of Craig's death on the 10th

Morning Stuff

School Drop Off
Get Spray Bottle and Blutac
School Pick Up

Load Dishwasher and Turn On

Quick Tidy

Make Bed
Sort Through Make Up Drawer
Sort Through Both Bedside Tables
Sort Through All Clothing Drawers
Unpack Jumpers/JAckets
Unpack My Blankets
Unpack Spare Blankets/Pillows etc
Sort Through Misc Boxes started
Set Up TV
Sort Through Jewellery
Unpack, Sort and Put Away Baskets/Bags of Clothes
Unpack and Sort Through Shoes
Unpack Another Box of Candles

Make Bed

Make Bed
Unpack JAck's Blankets

Kids Linen
Clear Washing Line/Airer
Fold 5 Baskets of Washing

Pay EBAY Stuff
Apply for Job
Rearrange Menu Plan- Print Up and Put on Fridge started
Organise Plan for Week- Going to be a very busy week
Organise Plan for NExt week
New Routines
Transfer Files to USB Sticks
Upload Pics From Camera
Post Before and After Pics
Sort OUt Paperwork Baskets
Set Up Filing Cabinet

Edited by purpleblackqueen, 30 January 2013 - 08:05 PM.

#2 Ianthe

Posted 29 January 2013 - 08:07 PM

Send kids off to school
Smile joyfully all day wink.gif-IN PROGRESS
Kids to Taekwondo
Go through paperwork
Grocery shop (just need a few things)

Not too much else, I caught up on a lot of stuff today.

Edited by Ianthe, 30 January 2013 - 10:34 AM.

#3 ChunkyChook

Posted 29 January 2013 - 08:42 PM

I'm going to play buggery with a big stick because it's DDs first day back at school and then she's out until 8pm.

School lunch and morning stuff done
DD to school

Get drive thru coffee  wub.gif

Put dinner in slow cooker
Make beds
Tidy desk
Tidy lounge
Wipe over bathroom
Clean toilet
Fold washing
Make shepherds pies
Catch up on Master Chef
Vacuum thru
Mop thru

All that will have to wait, I have just been called into work.  rant.gif

Edited by ChunkyChook, 30 January 2013 - 09:24 AM.


Posted 30 January 2013 - 12:38 AM

When do you start back at Tafe??

Pity you have to use your first child-free day working on that forever growing list.

#5 purpleblackqueen

Posted 30 January 2013 - 05:23 AM

QUOTE (~THE~MAGICIAN~ @ 30/01/2013, 01:38 AM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
When do you start back at Tafe??

Pity you have to use your first child-free day working on that forever growing list.

Back at Tafe on Tuesday. and as for the list, well thats the joys of moving just before school ends, and being busy during the holiday, and now having people coming to visit- who will be looking at the house too.

Edited by purpleblackqueen, 30 January 2013 - 05:33 AM.

#6 AMPSyd

Posted 30 January 2013 - 05:53 AM

Drop off kids at school
Do Dad's grocery shop and drive it to his house
back to local shops for little things
home to an empty house
everyday chores
do some serious job searching and update resume
collect kids - DS complains that first day back that my first question to him isn't "how are you" or "how was your day" but "who did you get?"


Posted 30 January 2013 - 11:02 AM

Today my main things to do (not counting all the everyday chores) is:

mow the lawn (will go when I've finished this cuppa)
clean out fridge
sort through some second hand uniforms a friend gave me and drop off what doesn't fit to OP shop

#8 Feral Grey Mare

Posted 30 January 2013 - 11:08 AM

Plan on spending the day counting the hours until DS goes back to school tomorrow.

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