~The Daily Grind~ 10/19/09

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  1. ddavis860

    ddavis860 <font color=magenta>My dream job is to be the Fair

    Apr 29, 2005

    “Housework done incorrectly still blesses your family.” ~ FlyLady
    "You Can Do Anything for 15 Minutes!" ~ FlyLady

    This month's Habit is: Paper Clutter
    Zone of the week - Zone 4 - The Master Bedroom
    Today is Monday-The Weekly Home Blessing hour

    ~The Daily Grind~ 10/19/09

    It's Monday ALREADY!!! :confused3 Where is my coffee?

    That weekend went really fast!!

    My List for Today:

    Caffeinate [​IMG] This repeats every day!!

    Stay on points!

    365 pic...

    Work till 3p

    Find get well card for my dad

    Work 15 min in The Pit

    Get care package ready to mail tomorrow

    Dinner.... not sure :confused3 maybe DH will make something :teeth:

    Have a Great Monday Everyone!! :teeth:
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  3. DisneyIsTerrific

    DisneyIsTerrific DIS Veteran

    Jun 1, 2006
    My day:
    DS up and off to school
    Have a cup of hot chocolate to warm me up. It's very very very cold this morning.
    Clean up kitchen
    Finish making grab bag for Myrtle Beach
    Wrap Mom's birthday presents
    Finish Goof Troop t-shirts
    Stitch Strawberry pattern for class in Myrtle Beach

    Have a good day everyone! Stay warm!!!!
  4. AlexWyattMommy

    AlexWyattMommy <font color=deeppink>Okay, here I am, out of high

    Feb 1, 2006
    It's a balmy 35 degrees here.
    Makes for feeding dogs in the morning very very chilly.

    Get kiddos off to school.
    Start pot of tea.
    Call a friend.

    Make list of chores that don't get done for the week.
    Figure out dinner.
    Do some of those chores.
    Get kiddos.
    Homework, dinner, playtime.
  5. joyah

    joyah living on the funny farm

    Aug 31, 2007
    absolutly no idea It always amazes me how I can do such stupid things and then suffer because of them.
    So needless to say my wipeout on a wet frostted grassy hill yesterday has left me moving VERY slow and feeling stupid. At least today I can turn my neck and my heads not pounding quite so badly, somebody come beat my husband since he's got a cold the world is ending.:scared1:

    I have to
    take a shower
    get 1 child from school
    get boys to the dentist
    L to swimteam
    figure out dinner
    mail letter

    other than that probably nothing much will be going on. still have laundry that I didn't get to yesterday.

    Have a great day everyone.
  6. party of 3

    party of 3 <font color=royalblue>i can't believe that i will

    Apr 1, 2005
    morning ladies!

    well it's MONDAY again.

    ds has school picture day today.
    prep supper
    put a load of laundry on
    dep $ into cu for bills
    get paint for dh to paint my living room!!!!! HELLO??? please finish it!
    talk to dh about another trip to find new furniture;)

    have a great day everyone. it's FREEZING this morning.
  7. ZeroToHero

    ZeroToHero DIS Veteran

    Jul 27, 2007
    Eek - Christy, be careful with yourself today, don't overdo it!

    Also chilly over here... fuzzy socks are the sock du jour, I think....

    Switch laundry
    Get myself to the nearest mall - my Macbook cracked, and luckily, it's under warranty for another two weeks. I just need a new keyboard cover, but... ARG!
    Head to school

    Class #1
    Back to mall to pick up computer (hopefully!!!!!!!)
    Back to school
    Class #2
  8. AlexWyattMommy

    AlexWyattMommy <font color=deeppink>Okay, here I am, out of high

    Feb 1, 2006
    :hug: Hope you are feeling better soon Christy. Falling is no fun and the aftermath can hurt way more than the initial bump.

    Have to go make a lunch and run it to school. Little Bit will freak out when he sees it is rib sandwiches. ICK. Think McD's only grosser, fattier and chewier. And not in a good way.
  9. rlovew

    rlovew Moderator Moderator

    Mar 12, 2006
    Christy- hope you feel better soon - take care of yourself

    I am freezing here with everyone else!

    work on swaps
    unload dishwasher
    dinner- pork chops and rice
    check weather for Disney this week

  10. morgansmom2000

    morgansmom2000 DIS Veteran

    May 16, 2007
    Chilly chilly here today too! It snowed yesterday. Check out the Patriots game coverage from yesterday. I think they had 3 inches in Foxboro, it's all gone now though.

    • Go to WM and look for MS punches - NOPE
    • I'm working. My boss is out for most of the day - his wife is still recovering from hip surgery, but he will be in later.
    • I need to do some research about what we are going to do at our Junior meeting tomorrow.
    • Leftover tacos for dinner tonight
    • Homework duty
    • Dishes

    Hope everyone has a great day. Christy, take it easy!
  11. PrincessNancy96

    PrincessNancy96 Scrapbook Mom Moderator

    Dec 28, 2005
    Morgansmommy2000, off to the naughty mat, you said and typed out the word!!!! ;)

    It's cold here too...supposed to be a little bit warmer mid week...but like I told the kids..that is just toying w/ everyone to be complacent in their dress and than illness follows.. :(


    I'm taking a me day.. I'm doing what I want and I don't care what is said! ;)
    It's our first official day off w/ NO practices.. We have 2 weeks off and than DS13 has basketball season starting..
  12. hopemax

    hopemax Note to Self:

    Apr 1, 2000
    House - Day 3

    So far we are accomplishing everything we need to get done, but not everything we want/hope to get done. So we're not behind, but I was hoping we'd get ahead of schedule since I know there are going to be things that will take longer than we expect. I think it might be today. And every night, when we come back to the apartment DH and I repeat, "I don't want to be here."

    Workin' in the Scrap Room!

    Load to the House
    Sand the walls
    Wash everything down
    Home Depot (primer, paint)
    Mattress Delivery 12-2

    Ideally, I would like to be able to prime the walls today, that's the thing I don't think is going to happen.
  13. party of 3

    party of 3 <font color=royalblue>i can't believe that i will

    Apr 1, 2005
    Christy- you be careful!

    so can i just tell all of you home many times i said to bubba today....
    "now don't get dirty. and no silly smiles. and no blinking. and...."

    he got on the bus and probably said to himself, oh thank goodness i going to school. my mother drives me crazy!!!!

  14. joyah

    joyah living on the funny farm

    Aug 31, 2007
    Hope It will all get done. don't stress over it now.

    Thanks for the well wishes and the be carefuls. I forget not to literally run headlong into my lists. I'm trying to lay low but need to get something done. I"ve told DH at least 5 times a year for the past 4 years he needs to build some steps into this little hill going down to the pool filter and he hasn't. This isn't the first time I've fallen there but it's definately the worst one normally I land on my well padded butt.

    Holly My boys get the same speach for picture day, and they just yes me to death durning it.

    Nancy you deserve a me day!

    Okay off to change over laundry.
  15. PinballFamily

    PinballFamily <font color=darkcoral>Yes, I have scrapping suppli

    Sep 25, 2006
    Hi, all! 24th anniversary today! Nothing special planned - DH will pick up some sirloin tips at the store on his way home tonight and we'll have that with bearnaise sauce - yum! - our favorite. Z2H will have to celebrate with us after she gets home from work later tonight. No presents for each other - months ago we signed up for a weekly evening waltz class that starts next week - and that was our gift to each other. (Just what I want to do NOW...spinning around when I'm already constantly dizzy!)

    I haven't posted here in a few days - I went to the neurologist last week and got SO crushed and depressed. The tests she gave me any third grader would have aced and I had so much trouble. (I was going to post here and call it "Are You Smarter Than A Third Grader? NO!") She said I do have delayed processing speed and brain injuries in perhaps a few places (based upon the test areas) thanks to the car crash and concussion. I'm going for a CAT scan this week. The good news is that she thinks these problems will be temporary and will heal - probably within a few MONTHS! (But in rare cases it can last a year!) Ugh! So, no driving and I get to feel loopy, spacey, and stupid for a while longer...

    I've been feeling rotten and sorry for myself, but yesterday, TinkerBean drove Z2H and I around so we got to do a fun run to Ms/Js/ACM. A little retail therapy (DCWV Travel Stacks for $2.97!) and 5/.95 paper made me feel better! And I finally got to work on family layouts, since I'm all done with my swaps!

    Off now to walk the poor dog (finally!) and I'll take the bus to do some shopping before the kids get home from school. We're lucky to live somewhere where public transportation is so handy.

    Christy, sorry not to have made it up to see you while the foliage was so pretty. It is probably over by now in VT. Sigh... Hope you feel better soon - be careful!!!
  16. joyah

    joyah living on the funny farm

    Aug 31, 2007
    PBF You're more important than folliage. there is next year or spring for sugaring season or both!! At least it's temporary although a VERY large pain. Sounds very much like what my uncle is dealing with. I hope that you are reporting all of this to the ins company. The other divers ins should be handling this all. Hang in there I wish I was closer to help.
  17. tinkryansmom

    tinkryansmom You are one lucky bug!

    Aug 26, 2004
    Mornin' All!

    Christy - ouch!

    Nan - Yay for Me Days!!

    PBF - so sorry to hear about the neuro eval. We will pray for continued healing. Be patient with yourself.

    MONDAY - ttthhhbbbtttt - my Monday list is always long but has on it things that need to be done over the week. I have to make the list because by Monday afternoon I will have forgotten them!:rotfl::rolleyes::sad2:

    DD up, dressed, fed and off to bus with MIL
    Little one up and fed
    Laundry started
    Load and start dishwasher

    Wash things that can't go in dishwasher - still staring at me
    Little DD to The Little Gym class - moved to tomorrow
    Make DMV appt - turn in PRK vision form
    Call CPA - have 2008 tax return emailed
    Gather info and deliver to bank for construction loan
    Return Horse Expo written exams to County office
    PU horse grain and automatic waterer - rain ruined our grain - ewwww - tomorrow
    Evaluate horse abcess
    Make decision on horse I looked at - sooo want one - timing is just bad - so I know the answer here....but did I mention sooooooo want one.:rolleyes:
    Find an item for 4th grade silent auction basket
    Write a recipe down for 4th grade cookbook
    Find and purchase prizes for cake decorating contest at Fall Festival

    OK guess thats it for today. Gotta go switch laundry to dryer and get out of the house. Everyone have a Good Monday.
  18. Lisa

    Lisa <font color=royalblue>OMG, I think I am going to p

    Aug 18, 1999
    Ouch, Christy, take a nice hot shower and something for the pain. I hear you on the husband cold issue. When my husband has a cold, he is certain it's the flu. When I am sick, oh, it's just a little case of the sniffles. ;)

    Thank goodness it is under warranty still

    I am with Little Bit on this one. :eek:

    He is probably thinking Boy, my Mom sure takes good care of me in her own crazy way. ;) :rotfl2:

    Oh, PBF, I am so sorry about your neuro eval, but let's hold on to the news it will be temporary and will heal. I know it won't be as quickly as you'd like but that is good news that she feels it is temporary. Accent the positive, my friend. :hug:

    My Monday to do list:

    Communication book
    Get DD up and ready for school.
    Call Mom
    Lasagna for dinner
    Watch Castle if I manage to stay up that late.
  19. AlexWyattMommy

    AlexWyattMommy <font color=deeppink>Okay, here I am, out of high

    Feb 1, 2006
    How much can you fit in your wood stove and how long does it last before you have to reload?
  20. joyah

    joyah living on the funny farm

    Aug 31, 2007
    AWM Ours is a wood furnace (not the outdoor models) we use about 15 pieces of wood daily and feed it 3-5 times. It could hold a LOT more but any more than that and I've got windows and doors open and it-20 out. the heating guy thought log cabins=drafty. It took us a good 3 years to figure out how much. If we're gone from the house or overnight we put in more. Tom fed it last night at 8:30 and just at 6:30 and it was still 70 in here which is cool......
  21. Lisa

    Lisa <font color=royalblue>OMG, I think I am going to p

    Aug 18, 1999
    We can put 30" length logs in our woodstove. DH puts in about three logs when he gets up at 3:00 am, I put in another two at 7:00 am before I leave for work. Another three when he gets home at 1:00 pm, another three when we go to bed.

    Our house is usually around 68-70 degrees.

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