November 3rd-9th 2019

Discussion in 'Weekly Wonders' started by sweetpumkinpye, Nov 2, 2019.

  1. sweetpumkinpye

    sweetpumkinpye Well-Known Member

    The weeks are getting busier here. One or two extra activities a week make for a busy time. I need to focus if I am to get it all done and not feel too stressed.

    *make work lunches for Monday (X) Tuesday (x)
    *wash hair ( )
    *washing (X)
    *self tanner ( ) ( ) ( )
    *fold washing ( )
    *vacuum floors ( )
    *clean bathrooms (X)
    *clean fridge (X)
    *be aware of water intake ( ) this is getting easier now
    *keep on top of daily routine ( )

    *start/continue/finish one craft project (X)
    *start/continue/finish one book (X)
    *books back to library (X)
    *update planner ( )
    *tidy gift closet ( )
    *meal plan for the coming fortnight (X) I have ideas.
    *mop floor ( )
    *DrillDance training plan ( )
    *DrillDance training Wednesday (/) cancelled as the hall was being used by the school
    *fill with petrol (X)
    *write shopping list for Thursday (X)
    *grocery shopping Thursday (X)
    *ballet Friday evening (X)
    *freezer cooking session Saturday (X)
    *write Christmas cards (X)
    *clean plastics cupboard (X)

    Spring cleaning.....the laundry (might not get to it this week, fingers crossed)
    Dust bench tops x
    Tidy linen cupboard/stockpile x
    Clean doors x
    Windows and sills x
    Clean blinds x
    Wash floors x
    Move washing machine and clean x
    Run vinegar through washing machine x
    Move dryer and clean x
    Clean vents x
    Clean down lights x
    Clean door tracks.x
    Clean under sink x

    I just have to keep in mind that what I get done now will make life easier in the next few weeks
    Last edited: Nov 8, 2019
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  2. Holiday_Mom

    Holiday_Mom Well-Known Member

    Amen, sister! LOL! I am in a similar situation this week. I've got a lot on the list. I'm getting that procedure done on my leg next week so I want to get through the list here, especially the Christmas prep, as much as possible. The less that I carry over to next week, the less stress I will feel during the recovery time.
    • Review calendar for upcoming week. Done
    • Plan Menu for next week.Done
    • Clean Bathrooms.Done
    • Pay bills.Done
    • HHP
    • Review CCP Done
    • Holiday Self-Care Plan (HSCP) Done
    • Reading plan
    • FlyLady: FlyLady: Kitchen
      • Dust top of fan. Done
      • Clean oven. Done
      • Clean microwave. Done
      • Clean out the refrigerator.Done
      • Wipe down cabinets and appliances. Done
      • Wash floor. Done
      • Clean Windows.Done
      • Wipe down trash can. Done
      • Wipe down wall and door jambs. Done
    New this Week:
    • Download App. Done
    • Send out Austen email. Done
    Still to Do:
    • Finish reading Austen book chapters for Thursday. Done
    • Clean up and dead plants from flower beds.
    Last edited: Nov 8, 2019
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  3. MrsSoup

    MrsSoup Well-Known Member

    I haven't yet seen an uptick in activity but I can feel it coming. I interviewed yesterday at Target for a seasonal position and if I get the job then my life will become considerably more busy since I will then be working, a graduate student, and a mom of three with two needy boys. haha We'll see how that all pans out. I will definitely have to become more strict on my schoolwork and my study days will have to be designated and untouchable. My planner will be my best friend. I haven't even touched it in a while I realized this morning, so it may be time to bring it back out.

    Appointments: (Eli early release all week because of conferences)
    [X] Eli P/T Conference (Mon)
    [X] Dermatology (Tue)
    [X] Veterans Day Assembly at DS's school (Fri)

    [X] Mentor Call (Tue)
    [X] Continue working on class (try to finish up content)
    [ ] Work on task
    [ ] Fingerprints
    [ ] Work on resume

    [ ] Finish clearing top of dresser
    [X] Organize Eli's bookshelf

    [X] Sephora with friend
    [ ] Williams Sonoma
    [X] Read
    Last edited: Nov 8, 2019
  4. sweetpumkinpye

    sweetpumkinpye Well-Known Member

    Good luck with the position Jess. It will be a little tougher for you for a while but I am sure that you will manage.
    Mary, wish I was a bit closer so so that I could give you a hand next week. An Australian friend of mine gets a knee replacement next week and we are all on a roster to go and sit with her and help with what she needs.
  5. Miss JoDee

    Miss JoDee Well-Known Member

    HGP the Kitchen is this week for me since I skipped over it so I could complete the house spruce up projects. Have started but need to pay attention to curtains, windows and drawers. I have a couple of other tweaks too.

    Tuesday is my volunteer day in GF's classroom and we will meet with another friend for dinner out.

    Wednesday-Friday will be Christmas prep be it Christmas cards, or wrapping gifts.
  6. sweetpumkinpye

    sweetpumkinpye Well-Known Member

    I spent a rainy Sunday afternoon writing my cards. Feels nice to have that done.
  7. Holiday_Mom

    Holiday_Mom Well-Known Member

    I have those weeks too which can be a nice change.
    Thanks! I asked my husband to go with me for moral support. My dds will be home to help out when I get back. My mom will stop by the next day for a visit. I'm just not sure what to expect so I prefer to over plan at this point.
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  8. sweetpumkinpye

    sweetpumkinpye Well-Known Member

    Nobody ever gets in bother by over planning. I think you are wise to plan for every eventuality and be ahead of the game.
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