March 10th-16th

Discussion in 'Weekly Wonders' started by Holiday_Mom, Mar 10, 2019.

  1. Holiday_Mom

    Holiday_Mom Well-Known Member

    I'm hoping to get through most of this list. I had a nice break from sports this winter. Spring track practice starts this week and there is a college visit next weekend. I'm gearing up for a busy spring and hoping that I've learned from the busy fall that we had.

    • Keep up with drinking water.
    • Keep up with exercise 5 days.
    • Keep up with vitamins.
    • Spend time reading.
    • Keep up with writing.
    • Plan Menu. Done
    • Shop for Groceries. Done
    • Clean Bathrooms.Done
    • Vacuum/Sweep/Dust Mop/Dust 1st and 2nd floor.
    • Shred PaperDone
    • Office Decluttering - 15 mins. a day In Progress
    • FlyLady - Bathroom: Clean trashcan Done
      • Clean out medicine cabinet Done
      • Wash windows and window sills.Done
    • Declutter for 15 mins. each in living room baskets.Done
    • Plan Lessons.Done
    • Write out Bills.Done
    • Winter Clearance Shopping Done
    • Make list of scented soaps, candles and flavored coffees/teas for next fall and winter.Done
    • Make list of winter supplies needed for next year Done
    • Set up Heater Cleaning.Done
    • Change out winter curtains for summer curtains.Done
    • Read through loaned magazines. In Progress
    Last edited: Mar 15, 2019
  2. MrsSoup

    MrsSoup Well-Known Member

    Let's see what's on tap for this week.

    [X] Mentor Call
    [X] Meeting at DS's school
    [X] Spouses Club Board Meeting
    [X] Duct Assessment
    [X] Spouses Club Luncheon
    [X] Derby car turn-in
    [X] DD Women of Distinction Ceremony
    [X] [X] Cookie Booths
    [X] Pinewood Derby

    School Work
    [X] Performance Assessment
    [X] Begin next class

    [X] [X] [X] Run Alice
    [X] Laundry
    [ ] Clear island
    [ ] Clear table
    [X] Dust
    [X] Mow yard (kid)
    [ ] Steam mop
    [ ] Meal Plan
    [ ] Grocery Shop
    [X] Water plants

    [X] Sew DD's patches before Friday
    [X] Read!!!
    [X] Sam's Club
    [ ] Reinstate chores/game days
    [ ] Call again about DD's foot

    [X] [/] [/] [/] [/] [/] [ ] At least 32oz water
    [ ] [ ] [ ] Upper Body Workout
    Last edited: Mar 17, 2019
  3. sweetpumkinpye

    sweetpumkinpye Well-Known Member

    Mid March.... this is my to do list for this week.

    *make work lunches for Monday (Holiday) Tuesday (bought lunch)
    *fold washing (X)
    *vacuum floors (X)
    *shave legs (X) wash hair (X)
    *pack for DrillDance training for Monday (X) Wednesday (X)
    *DrillDance training Monday (X) Wednesday (X)
    *grocery list for shopping Thursday (X)
    *tidy fridge (X) pantry (X)
    *housing inspection Wednesday (X)
    *groceries Thursday (X)
    * work meeting Thursday night (X)
    *wrap DH birthday gift (X)
    *DH dinner Friday (X)
    *make menu plan/use it up (X)
    *work on DrillDance coaching modules (X) 6 out of 6 done, so glad that this is finished
    *be aware of water intake (X)
    *keep on top of daily routine (X)
    *start/continue/finish one craft project (X)
    *start/continue/finish one book (X)
    *update planner/gift closet (X)
    *fill with Petrol (X)

    ****continue Winter prep****
    Wash blinds (X)
    Wash floor (X)
    Move furniture and vacuum (X)
    Clean windows/sills (X)
    Clean desk (X)
    Dust furniture/skirtings/lighting (X)
    Declutter bookcase (X) I have done my books, DH needs to do his.
    Make the room warm and cozy...(better)
    Last edited: Mar 16, 2019
  4. Holiday_Mom

    Holiday_Mom Well-Known Member

    We're half way through the week. How's everyone doing? The lists are keeping me in line and on track for the most part. I definitely feel less mental chaos this first quarter of the year. Life is still busy but there is more of a daily inner peace. I keep adding "things to do" that pop up in my head which I think is really adding to the inner peace. Having the personal reminders in front of me helps too.

    Katrina, what are your plans for making the room warm and cozy?
  5. sweetpumkinpye

    sweetpumkinpye Well-Known Member

    Mary, I too feel much more calm, a good change from the last few years.
    March and April are really busy for me so I am glad that I am able to minimise stress any way I can.

    The study is a little open room no doors and has an opening to the hallway and the loungeroom. The internal door to the garage is in here too. The floor is terracotta tiles and there are 2 windows.
    Not sure how to approach this room, I have a door snake that I will place near the garage door. I can close the blinds on the windows (they are nice wooden slats).
    It is a nice room just needs some personality. The other rooms are easy, a warm throw, some cushions and a scented candle and voila. This room will take a little more I suppose.
  6. Ahorsesoul

    Ahorsesoul Santa's Elves

    Katrina, Would it make a nice family photo gallery?
  7. sweetpumkinpye

    sweetpumkinpye Well-Known Member

    Diedra, a nice idea. This room actually has very little wall space, but there is a feature wall that I could use. You have given me something to think about.
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  8. Holiday_Mom

    Holiday_Mom Well-Known Member

    Do you have a small rug on the terracotta now? I imagine that the floor might feel colder in the winter. Maybe some winter house plants? I had cuttings of holly, boxwood and evergreens in jars and vases throughout the house for a couple of months. It made me happy. :)
  9. sweetpumkinpye

    sweetpumkinpye Well-Known Member

    Mary, yes a small rug is on the floor. I have now got a throw on the back of the office chair so we can grab that while on the computer. I am now wondering if I might move the wreath from the front door and use it at the garage door. I have added some candles to the feature wall and it looks better.
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