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#1 Ianthe

Posted 01 February 2013 - 06:19 AM

2 loads of washing folded and away
Quick vacuum prior to Bible Study coming this morning
Cups etc out for visitors
Bake slice
Clean bathroom
Bring toys downstairs for kids

Edited by Ianthe, 01 February 2013 - 08:03 AM.


#2 ChunkyChook

Posted 01 February 2013 - 07:56 AM

Make lunches/Morning stuff
Drop DD at school
Make beds
Dishes
Benches
Wipe over bathroom
Washing x1
Folding x4
Put away folding
Sort 2 random washing baskets of junk brought in from the car


#3 purpleblackqueen

Posted 01 February 2013 - 08:40 AM

Late start here this morning due to a crap night, being the 1st anniversary of Craig's accident yesterday, next weekend is the first anniversary of his actual Death, and so I need to get this house organised over the next week, ready for some mates coming up.

Morning Stuff

WHILE OUT
School Drop Off
Centrelinik Appt @ 11.45am
Get PEtrol for Car and MOwer
Get New Petrol Tin and House Numbers
Goto Craft Shop for Paint for Lounge Room Artwork
School Pick Up

KITCHEN/DINING ROOM
Unload/Reload Dishwasher
Empty Indoor Recycling Bin
Rubbish Out
Sort Through and Bin Junk Mail
Wipe Benches
Make Lasagne for Dinner
Cut Up Chips for Dinner
Strip Out and Reorganise Pantry
Strip Out and Reorganise Utilites Cupboard
General Tidy

MY ROOM
Make Bed
Sort Through Make Up Drawer
Sort Through All Clothing Drawers started
Sort Through Jewellery
Vacuum

WASHING
Towels
Kids Linen
Clothes
Clear Washing Line/Airer
Fold 5 Baskets of Washing
Fold Mine and Spare Blankets and Put Away

PAPERWORK
Rearrange Menu Plan- Print Up and Put on Fridge started
Next Fortnights MEnu Plan
Organise Plan for Weekend
Organise Plan for NExt week
New Routines
Transfer Files to USB Sticks
Upload Pics From Camera and Ipod
Post Before and After Pics
Sort OUt Paperwork Baskets
Set Up Filing Cabinet

MISC
Plan Colours for Wall Art For Lounge Room
Bin In
Mow Lawns
Clean Front Entrance Ready for Painting

Edited by purpleblackqueen, 01 February 2013 - 01:04 PM.


#4 EssentialBludger

Posted 01 February 2013 - 08:44 AM

Hope you're ok PBQ.

Busy day at work for me sad.gif I have a school ball, a wedding and 28 table arrangements. Doubt I'll be out of there before 9pm.

#5 Old Grey Mare

Posted 01 February 2013 - 08:52 AM

Hang on! It's February already?

#6 Freddie'sMum

Posted 01 February 2013 - 09:22 AM

I know, Old Grey Mare - how the hell is that possible ??

PBQ - take it easy on yourself and the kids during the next week.

Today:
Washing
Floors
Kitchen
Change sheets in girls rooms
General tidying



#7 purpleblackqueen

Posted 01 February 2013 - 09:28 AM

QUOTE (EssentialBludger @ 01/02/2013, 09:44 AM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
Hope you're ok PBQ.

Busy day at work for me sad.gif I have a school ball, a wedding and 28 table arrangements. Doubt I'll be out of there before 9pm.


Yeah I am ok thanks, kids both slept with me last night, Jack a massive melt down, Hayley didn't say much, but I could tell that she just wanted me, so we had pizza for dinner, watched neighbours and Home and Away together and then just hoped in my bed @ 7.45pm and watched Legally Blond. They both tossed and turned a fair bit though and I couldn't shut my brain off, it almost as though DH was trying to talk to me.. Both kids went to school today though


QUOTE (Freddie'sMum @ 01/02/2013, 10:22 AM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
I know, Old Grey Mare - how the hell is that possible ??

PBQ - take it easy on yourself and the kids during the next week.

Today:
Washing
Floors
Kitchen
Change sheets in girls rooms
General tidying


I will try- I am finding for me it is easier if I just kept myself occupied. Tomorrow I am hoping to get some painting done both outside and the base for some inside artwork on canvas, so the kids can help if they want to. Then Sunday we and SIL and her family are going to put a memorial plaque on the beach breakwall where DH was scattered.

Edited by purpleblackqueen, 01 February 2013 - 09:32 AM.


#8 roses99

Posted 01 February 2013 - 09:32 AM

Thinking of you PBQ, in this week of anniversaries.

I'm working from home today with a sick child (not really sick, but I'm giving him the benefit of doubt), so I'll try and get a bit of housework done as well and go back in to the office tonight for a few hours.

In the next hour:

Unload dishwasher
Tidy kitchen
Bring in washing
Put on another load of washing
General tidy up

Hey, can anyone tell me how to do the strikethrough with words in posts?




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