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sweetpumkinpye

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This week sees April coming to a close. We have had such glorious wether it has been easy to get things done. I am energised to keep moving and complete things before the long, dark days of Winter have us hibernating. Nearing the end of my Autumn HGP and the house looks good. Now to maintain over the next few months before starting the HGP in September. Here is my list for this week.


Moisturise morning,
Water throughout day,
Shower/bath at night,
Moisturise,
Brush teeth,
Lip balm,
Hand cream,
Clean kitchen and DW on before bed.
Read and sleep at reasonable time.

Weekly:
*washing (X)( )
*fold washing (X)
*vacuum floors ( )
*mop floors ( )
*clean bathrooms (X)(X)
*meal plan dinners plus work lunches ( ) work lunches are largely the same at the moment.
*clean fridge ( )
*tidy pantry ( )
*tidy freezer ( )
*tidy stockpile ( )
*general tidy up ( )
*shopping list (fortnightly) ( ) grocery shopping (fortnightly) ( )
*make work lunches for Friday (X)

Fun/ Christmas prep:

*start/continue/finish one craft project ( )
*start/continue/finish one book/magazine ( ) Goal for the year is to read 10, I have read 14
*update planner (X)
*tidy gift closet (X)
*continue looking for stocking fillers, gifts and supplies (X A year round project..I have a lot to buy this year so will need to be savvy.

This week:

*Exercise at least 3 days ( )( )( )
*Connect with family via phone, email or text (X)
*ANZAC Day dinner with family Sunday (X)
*ANZAC Day commemorations Monday (X)
*Nails Tuesday (X)
*Continue Winter prep plan...laundry (X)
*Cleaning with Mum Thursday (X)
*Grandpup to vet Thursday ( ) Not needed
*Library books/donations to store Thursday ( )
*First aid training ( ) continuing this
*Wrap Mother's Day/Birthday gifts (X)
*Send cards (X)
*Pay car rego(X)
*DrillDance accreditation (X) continuing this
*Day trip to farm Saturday (X)
*Prepare for work 4 days next week (X)

5 small chores:
1)Wash bar stools (X)
2)Wash rug ( )
3)Wash washing machine (X)
4)Check cleaning supplies/add to planner (X)
5)Meal prep for work 4 days (X)

Project for Winter......Tidy Family History information and complete 1 jigsaw puzzle
Word of the Year:
Prepare
 
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Holiday_Mom

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Well, some how seeing that April is coming to a close surprises me. This month has flown by for me. So much is happening this month. This week will keep me moving with Dd's birthday, a school concert and my nephew's wedding.

Priority
  • Word of Year: Release
  • Stretches/Cardio
  • Journal
  • Homework
  • Wedding Prep: Card, Gift, Last minute errands
  • Birthday Prep: Bake cake, cookies, cupcakes; make icing; buy card and gift; wrap;
  • Place ad in school program
Secondary
  • Pay bills: Credit, Sewer, Electric
  • Correspondence: Family History group;
  • Appts: Monday - Early Drop off; Late Pick Up; Tuesday - Wedding Errands; Wednesday - Late Pick Up; Thursday - Early Drop off; Late Pick Up; Concert; Friday- Wedding Errands; Late Pick-up; Saturday - Wedding;
  • Weekly Cleaning: Vacuum, Dust, Mop, Empty trash cans, Bathrooms
  • Monthly Cleaning: Living Room, Entrance, Dining Room and Front Porch:
    • Dust Blinds.
    • Sweep the front porch.
    • Clean front door.
    • Wipe down wall and door jambs.
    • Dust Chandelier.
    • Wipe down dining room chairs.
    • Declutter
  • Yard work: Weeds, Branch pick up
  • Board Meeting Follow-Up work: Partially done; Need to do more next week
 
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Lolwlias

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Although the month is almost over for posting plans, let's see if I can actually follow mine for the week:
Stationary Bike daily
Declutter dresser drawers in my room
Dust furniture
Put together new chair for desk & toss old one
 
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sweetpumkinpye

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Laura, never too late to start.

I post here for a few reasons.
One to keep me on the straight and narrow and another is because I use this as a journal of sorts.
 
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Holiday_Mom

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Laura, welcome! I like being accountable to someone besides me and the family. If I post, it's an incentive to get it done.