HGP - Master Bedroom 2018

Discussion in 'Holiday Grand Plan' started by AuntJamelle, Sep 17, 2018.

  1. AuntJamelle

    AuntJamelle Well-Known Member

  2. AuntJamelle

    AuntJamelle Well-Known Member

    Master Bedroom Tasks:

    [X] Dust ceiling fan
    [X] Dust for cobwebs on walls, ceiling corners (as needed)
    [X] Clean windows (Done during a previous week)
    [X] Spot clean walls
    [X] Clean out bedside drawer
    [X] Clean up top of my dresser (all of DH's things!!! UGH!)
    [ ] Sort/organize contents of dressers
    [ ] Organize contents of jewelry armoire
    [X] Dust
    [X] Clean mirrors
    [X] Wipe down fronts of all end tables, dressers
    [X] Clorox the scale
    [X] Vacuum - getting under dressers and end tables

    Holiday Prep Tasks:

    [/] Make two freezer meals or meal components - Got 4 batches of cookie dough made this weekend - still
    finishing up the process of baking them and then freezing!

    [ ] Buy extra grocery items from non-perishable part of Master Grocery List

    [ ] Buy at least 1 stocking stuffer

    [/] Craft Christmas Gifts
  3. Ahorsesoul

    Ahorsesoul Santa's Elves

    My bedroom really needs this!
  4. AuntJamelle

    AuntJamelle Well-Known Member

    Organized dressers last night - so that is done! Just need to do jewelry and then I'm moving ON!
  5. Rose94

    Rose94 Active Member

    Finally ready to start on the grand plan although I am behind but wouldn’t take long to catch up as I have fewer rooms than listed.
    Master bedroom will be this week and next for me. No weekend to do it as I have to do my renewal for Inst aid.

    sock drawer
    Sweater drawer
    Computer desk
    Clean mirrors
    Spot clean walls
    Cedar chest—dust outside and tidy inside once I pull out the fall wall hanging and the table runners.
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  6. sweetpumkinpye

    sweetpumkinpye Well-Known Member

    Master bedroom is in a few week for me. I follow the plan but swap the rooms around to suit our home.
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  7. HouseElf

    HouseElf Well-Known Member

    I am always a little surprised at how much stuff one man can put into a dresser drawer :eek:
    Spent more time than I thought should be required finding matches to socks and trying to make sense on how the testosterone based life form in my home gets dressed in the morning based upon the items I did or did not find in his wardrobe!

    Made progress on clothing front, made lists on what needs to be purchased and tossed more than a few items.
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  8. Minta

    Minta Administrator Staff Member

    We are doing the master bedroom/bathroom later this week. DH and I took a couple days off from work so we are going to pull all the small stuff (declutter and purge as we go along) out and repaint both the master bedroom and bathroom. We have been in our house almost 4 years and never really did anything with our bedroom and bathroom so it will be nice to have all done before the holidays.
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  9. Minta

    Minta Administrator Staff Member

    We found that using the small laundry mesh bags they sell at the store for socks has really saved our sanity when it came to matching socks. Everyone in the house has 2 of these bags, one for white socks and for color. Socks come off and go right into the bag. On laundry day the bags get zipped up and tossed into the washer/dryer.
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  10. AuntJamelle

    AuntJamelle Well-Known Member

    Washed the blankets (for both bedrooms) this weekend. Remade our bed with fall bedding set. Summer comforter is washed and dried, just need to transfer to storage bag and put away upstairs. I'm going to put some lavender essential oil on something and put that in with the bedding somehow. Just don't want to get the oil on the fabric. But that will make it smell super good when I get it out again in the spring!
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  11. luludou

    luludou Well-Known Member

    Minta I like the idea of 2 mesh bags for each person.
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  12. Minta

    Minta Administrator Staff Member

    It made things so much easier for us as it greatly reduced the lost socks syndrome ;), no more matching up the wrong socks as my daughter and I at one time had similar looking socks.
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  13. sweetpumkinpye

    sweetpumkinpye Well-Known Member

    Minta, I too like the sock bag idea. Might consider that for DS who is constantly losing socks.
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  14. Ahorsesoul

    Ahorsesoul Santa's Elves

    Minta, I agree about the sock bags. They wash and dry right in the mesh bags.
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  15. Lana

    Lana Well-Known Member

    I am still working on mine. Havent in about a week tho. I like the mesh bags for socks. Especially Teigans.
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  16. Minta

    Minta Administrator Staff Member

    Got the master bed/bath painted last week and new curtains and shower curtains up. Got a few things up on the walls but still have a lot more to do. We have unexpected but welcomed company for the week so everything else has been put on hold.
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  17. sweetpumkinpye

    sweetpumkinpye Well-Known Member

    Minta, a new bathroom sounds wonderful. How exciting.
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