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    • Natty68
    • By Natty68 10th Sep 17, 9:55 PM
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    Weekly Flylady Thread 11th September 2017
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    • 10th Sep 17, 9:55 PM
    Weekly Flylady Thread 11th September 2017 10th Sep 17 at 9:55 PM
    Welcome to the weekly Flylady thread. If you need help organising your week or getting motivated when it comes to housework then come and join us.

    What is FLYLADY? Well, it's our version of the US flylady idea - but we work on the principle that housework is not fun, it's boring, can be time-consuming, is often thankless but, unfortunately, necessary. It's here on Old Style to provide the support we all need and to make the whole task easier and quicker. We also accept that, sometimes, life just gets on top of us and we can't keep up, maybe because we're time-poor, not in the best of health and/or we have littlies who need us. We are definitely NOT control freaks aiming for perfection and utterly spotless show-homes.

    Welcome to the weekly Flylady Thread. You're more than welcome to join us in the everlasting battle against dust, grime and gibble. The aim of our thread is to make those onerous tasks less daunting, and to support each other - and to make time for the finer things in life!

    Right now the thread is looking very quiet...but please do remember we have to abide by MSE rules; each post should, ideally, include some mention of flying.


    Thank you Valli for last week's thread

    It is your responsibility to read the forum rules, please follow them on this thread as Flylady has been here a LONG time and is a fabulous support and resource for lots of us. All posts should have some Flylady-related (ooh a compound adjective) content!

    The idea is that even if you are really busy you don't need to fall off the wagon!

    Every room comes back around next week so please don’t stress about catching up

    These lists are only suggestions and not a must do list; you are more than welcome to post and follow your own lists.

    Also adding a declutter mission each day will help to gradually clear the clutter and make flying easier.

    A few of the basics before we start the week

    Hotspots are areas where if one thing gets put there, loads of other things follow!

    Daily routines are anything you need to do on a daily basis like washing, swish and swipe kitchen and bathroom, ironing, making beds, vacuuming high traffic areas, making meals etc.

    Night-time routines are all things which make getting ready in the morning easier, preparing clothes for the next day, making lunches, swish & swipes of the kitchen and tidying the living room before you go to bed plus personals like shower/brush teeth etc.

    Fling Boogie - stick on some loud music, grab a bin bag and whiz around the house finding items that can go out with the rubbish, recycling, for charity shop, basically anything that will stop it cluttering your home.

    Swish and swipe/S&S means have a quick wipe over an area such as a sink or toilet to prevent the build up of dirt. This is usually done on a daily basis

    HHE/HHC/HHI Half Hour exercise/challenge/ironing ... run around for 30 minutes to the Benny Hill music frantically cleaning exercising or ironing.. other music may be used if you prefer!

    WM ~ Washing machine
    TD ~ Tumble dryer
    SC ~ Slowcooker
    BM ~ Breadmaker
    DW ~ Dishwasher
    SOAADFA ~ Sit on 'bottom' and do 'nothing'
    KH/XH/FW ~ Ex-husband and other not so polite versions
    DH/DD/DS/DW/DP ~ Dear husband/daughter/son/wife/partner/whatever
    OH/SO ~ Other half/significant other
    NN ~ nice neighbour
    Toxic (friend/mother/sister/whoever) ~ person in your life that seems to exist to make your life miserable
    AF ~ Aunt Flo 'time of the month'.. nothing to do with flying but it comes up often.
    ETA ~ Edited to add
    Gibble ~ miscellaneous crap that appears forever homeless
    Dot-to-dot ~ pick a small area (not a whole room) like a chair/coffee/table/shelf/worktop or wherever- thats your first 'dot' - totally clear it - clean it - and only put back what should be there - deal with what you have removed (not just move it somewhere else) then if you have time move on and do the same to another 'dot' -the idea is just like a dot to dot puzzle, you aim to join up all the dots and have a tidy room. The trick is to keep each dot tidy until you get them all joined up!
    RoD ~ Room of Doom, the one room that feels like it is a permanent pit and cannot be used to its potential!

    MAD half hour- Mad is the abbreviation for Make A Difference.
    The idea is that you have a Forth bridge (ie never-ending - or just huge) task but that you work on it in half-hour bursts. This way you know you ARE stooping, and that you won't get it finished but you will make a difference - so it might be clearing out - the garage or shed, or clothes sorting, or weeding - you get the picture - but rather than keep going until you've lost the will to live you do half an hour...but, eventually those half hours will get the job done!

    Thank you Valli for last week's thread

    Click here to read Toots wonderful welcome guide

    Ok here goes this week!

    Monday Mayhem - Living Room, Hall and Stairs
    Level One...

    Vacuum through the living room, hall and stairs
    Level Two..
    Dusting, even if around everything
    Remove clutter making sure stairs especially are safe
    Clean windows and all glass.. including the tv screen
    Clear the mantel and only put back the items which are supposed to be there.. and that doesn't include letters, keys or other treasure!
    Level Three..
    Wipe and water plants
    Put all your hotspots in one pile and work your way through it..
    Vacuum under furniture you can manage to move without hurting yourself

    Extras
    • Have a bit of a tidy in the cupboard under the stairs.
    • Wipe down any paintwork that needs it.
    • Binbag dance.. Get a binbag.. fill it and bin it!!!
    • Wash any cushions, throws or curtains that need it.. Do you need your winter curtains up yet?


    Tuesday Trauma - Kitchen and Dining Room
    15 minutes...
    Clear and wipe kitchen surfaces
    Level Two..
    Sweep and mop floors
    Clean the fridge.. get rid of all those furry things growing in corners!
    Wipe dining table.. (clean table cloth if necessary)
    Level Three...
    Dust any extra furniture in dining area, checking for cobwebs on way round
    Wipe and replace all those small appliances.. kettle, microwave etc
    Clean cupboard door fronts and fronts of appliances .. don't forget those kick boards..
    Clean out your mankiest kitchen cupboard..

    Extras
    • Run the WM through 'clean cycle'.. hottish wash with a splosh of vinegar, soda crystals bleach.. whatever you fancy just clear those pipes of gunge!
    • Wipe down any tiles and shine those taps.. a toothbrush is great for cleaning away the gunk!
    • 31 fling boogie..
    • Wipe over the oven and hob - you know you want to ...
    • Empty the bin.. wash it out.. and make it smell SWEET


    Wednesday wobbles- Bathroom and Study/Pc Area
    Level One..

    Clean floors in these rooms
    Level Two...
    Clean baths, toilets, don't forget the outside! and sinks.. shine the taps with a toothbrush
    Clear any clutter from desk
    Dust PC and desk and wipe off those cup rings!!
    Wipe keyboard, house phone, sockets, switches and mouse etc
    Level Three..
    Clean those extractor fans
    Wash your bathroom mats, nets, clean blind/curtains etc
    Scrub down tiles in bathroom.. defragment your pc while doing this.
    Empty and clean out all the upstairs bins!
    Clean shower screen/curtain if you have one/if required
    Collect all the dirty laundry

    Extras
    • Wipe the skirtings, door and window frames in these rooms
    • Fling all those empty bottles and tubes
    • Replace any sponges, flannels, toiletries that need it
    • Make a long list of those bodies you need to purchase Christmas gifts for!!.. 104 days lol


    Thursday Throw!- Master Bedroom & Landing
    Level One...

    Check fire alarms are working
    Remove and wash bed linen and duvet covers.
    Fling open the window and let in the rainy sunnyness
    Level Two...
    Dust surfaces & make sure no cobwebs..
    Vacuum & turn mattress before replacing with fresh linen..
    Air the duvet
    15 minutes floordrobe clearance
    Level Three...
    Vacuum floors in bedroom and on landing
    Sort through a cupboard and fling everything that is dead (organic or non organic!)
    Clear a hotspot.. or spend 15 minutes clearing one.

    Extras
    • 32 fling boogie time, go on grab a bag and clear that clutter
    • Clean all paintwork on the landing
    • Clean windows in these rooms
    • Clear out your trousers/skirts


    Friday Flyday- those frightening kids rooms and spare rooms
    Level One...

    Clear away anything that isn't in it's place, clothes, toys, books etc
    Spend at least half an hour doing something for yourself!!!!! paint your nails, make an appointment to have your hair done, a lovely soak in the bath.. whatever you feel like!! I'm having my nails done this morning as usual
    Level Two...
    Vacuum the floor
    Dusting.. all those shelves and flat fluffy surfaces!! Don’t forget the light shade and curtain pole!!!
    spend at least an hour with your family... playing, reading or just watching a dvd and having a hug!
    Strip beds, turn and vacuum mattresses!! and replace with fresh linen .. check if duvets need freshening up too!! Wash the curtains!
    Level Three..
    Clean 2 windows
    Sort through a toybox and make space for santa coming!!
    Wipe any sticky marks off walls and doors

    Extras
    • Find 5 things to ebay/freecycle
    • Wipe the radiators, skirtings and window & door frames!
    • HHI
    • End of week fling!! grab a binbag and fill it with stuff to leave the house.. rubbish or charity shop or to donate to a friend!
    • Work yourself to level 3 in your messiest room!!
    • Spend at least an hour with your family... playing, reading or just watching a dvd and having a hug!
    Last edited by Natty68; 14-09-2017 at 10:27 PM.


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    • katiecat
    • By katiecat 11th Sep 17, 12:00 PM
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    Big hug coming your way Natty x


    In again have done DW and just going to load WM -think it will have to go in TD as very wet here.
    Will have early lunch then crack on with list.
    love to all katiecat x
    • kazwookie
    • By kazwookie 11th Sep 17, 12:20 PM
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    Dentist done, just waiting for my mouth to come round......
    Hoovering done
    Washing done
    I even managed to go food shopping as well
    Parcels posted

    So going to sit here and wander around the internet, whilst feeling sorry for my mouth for the next hour or so, well the dentist did say take it easy for the 2 to 3 hours........so that is my excuse.

    MrsMP looks a lovely day, I hope you have all recovered, and good luck to your DD and Son in law.

    I have found a wonderful house just where I want to move to, but it is way way out side my price range................. there always has to be a down side.
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    • bossymoo
    • By bossymoo 11th Sep 17, 1:37 PM
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    I've just stuck a wash on, and that's it. I need to dot2dot this afternoon, I could do with a big tub for all the tat that needs rehoming. Didn't really get what I wanted in Ik3a. But had free coffee so not entirely wasted morning

    Kids needed more stuff, really must stop spending now. But we have pe bottoms, trainers, slippers, gloves, some lovely fleecy lined leggings for DD for colder nights watching football and she has a new school coat. I've also paid DS football subs for the year - including his training money (sounds like a lot, but it's not, lol, thank heaven for volunteers!). So that's it, my bank account is haemorrhaging money and needs some rest!

    Right, pick a room, they're all as bad a each other!
    Bossymoo

    Away with the fairies
    • mrs-moneypenny
    • By mrs-moneypenny 11th Sep 17, 2:47 PM
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    Afternoon all

    Massive hugs and coping vibes for natty and Dave.

    Been round mils to do her cleaning this morning so need to play catch up here now, I did manage to get the embroidery a friend wanted for her DDs wedding done over the weekend and now just have a pair of trousers neighbour's sons friend split but he hadn't got anyone to sew them and I felt sorry for him.

    Thank you all for the lovely comments about the wedding photos.

    Dd3 just messaged me from the airport she looks the most innocent person I know and yes you've guessed it her new DH got through fine, she got flagged at the body scanners, so had to be swabbed for explosives then had ALL her luggage gone through as the suitcase seemed to set something off at the scanners as well. She took it all in good spirits and said she's glad they are checking everything so throughly. At least they a board now.

    I'm going to get the sewing machine n going to have a cuppa and slice of wedding cake before I make a start on the lists.

    Need to ring and book a meal later.

    Hugs very good wishes and posi vibes to you all. X
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    • roundtuit
    • By roundtuit 11th Sep 17, 3:24 PM
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    (((hugs))) to Natty

    I've had a morning at the paid stuff and not done much since I got home - except apply for a job and email a couple of friends about my awful morning It's so tiring being miserable at work.

    Heyho. I'll shift my arris and at least get the dailies done.

    Rx
    • LameWolf
    • By LameWolf 11th Sep 17, 4:10 PM
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    Natty Wolfy strength vibes comin' atcha, mate.

    Not sure what this week will bring Flying wise; bit of a change to plans one way and another. I was due to have Tuesday to Thursday dogless; however, another Carer has been taken to hospital, which has left a dog with no "hotel" to go to, from yesterday to Thursday.

    So Carer R and myself will be looking after her; R has a dog already booked in on Tuesday, so she needs Daisy to leave hers today; Mia has literally five minutes ago been collected; so R has had Daisy the Welsh Corgi from yesterday, and will be bringing her to me for the rest of her holiday at about 18:00 today.

    I haven't met Daisy, and only have the bare bones of any information about her (R will fill me in on her daily routine) so it's going to be interesting. I do know she's 13 years old, so won't be wanting 15-mile walkies, so that's something!

    Other news is that Mr LW has been back to the GP; he's been given Omeprazole to take for a month and then he has to go back; if still no improvement he'll likely be referred to a chest specialist - no idea how long that will take to happen, should it prove necessary. I'm beginning to wonder if it's actually a bad idea to love someone - you worry so much when they're not well.
    LameWolf
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    • Jojo the Tightfisted
    • By Jojo the Tightfisted 11th Sep 17, 5:50 PM
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    Natty Wolfy strength vibes comin' atcha, mate.

    Not sure what this week will bring Flying wise; bit of a change to plans one way and another. I was due to have Tuesday to Thursday dogless; however, another Carer has been taken to hospital, which has left a dog with no "hotel" to go to, from yesterday to Thursday.

    So Carer R and myself will be looking after her; R has a dog already booked in on Tuesday, so she needs Daisy to leave hers today; Mia has literally five minutes ago been collected; so R has had Daisy the Welsh Corgi from yesterday, and will be bringing her to me for the rest of her holiday at about 18:00 today.

    I haven't met Daisy, and only have the bare bones of any information about her (R will fill me in on her daily routine) so it's going to be interesting. I do know she's 13 years old, so won't be wanting 15-mile walkies, so that's something!

    Other news is that Mr LW has been back to the GP; he's been given Omeprazole to take for a month and then he has to go back; if still no improvement he'll likely be referred to a chest specialist - no idea how long that will take to happen, should it prove necessary. I'm beginning to wonder if it's actually a bad idea to love someone - you worry so much when they're not well.
    Originally posted by LameWolf
    The same reasoning would mean that nobody ever had pets. And that would be a sad and lonely life.

    Himself and his general twattery significantly improves my life. He gives me something to moan about, for a start.


    Repair man has been, said we need a new tap and promptly disappeared.



    Different consultant has now said I do have arthritis, unlike the last one, but it's probably Psoriatic Arthritis, which is why I don't fit the full criteria for it, I'm going back onto low dose chemo injections to try and knock it on its head again and whilst we're about it, one marker that is high when there is a really poor prognosis is non existent in me, I've completely turned around my rockbottom vitamin D levels, she likes that I'm incredibly cynical about 'natural cures' and generalised woo-woo, my bloods that indicated malnutrition when Himself first moved in and we were desperately broke are all excellent and there's no reason why this can't be shoved firmly into remission again.

    I have a scan on the lump/swollen lymph node in my neck on Friday and then all I have to do is find a dentist prepared to treat me on the NHS for my dodgy gums and teeth (I'm wondering whether the two are connected, particularly as the gum thing is also more likely with autoimmune issues and the medications given for it) and maybe I won't feel quite so horrendous all the time, particularly in the mornings and end of the day.


    The kitchen actually looks potentially usable, too. As I came back past the middle class emporium of food and flowers on the way from the train, I have some reduced to clear goats' cheese, reduced figs and some pea shoots in a bag. Going to grill said figs and cheese with a drizzle of dressing made with oil, balsamic, honey and rosemary, slap them on a plate and Himself can be reminded what nice food tastes like.

    I expect he'll go out for chips from the Chinese later, but it's a start. He's already said he's never had figs before, so doesn't know whether he likes them or not.
    I could dream to wide extremes, I could do or die: I could yawn and be withdrawn and watch the world go by.

    Yup you are officially Rock n Roll
    Originally posted by colinw
    • Valli
    • By Valli 11th Sep 17, 7:51 PM
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    My boiler has died; it needs a new PCB but given it must be 25+ years old, is officially 'obsolete' I think it's time to bite the bullet and get a new one - and at least I can use the DW and WM in the meantime.
    Poppy is now spayed..

    I have been to York. it was supposed to rain all day. It didn't.
    I have had a lovely day
    Make two - and freeze one!
    Don't put it DOWN - put it AWAY!
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    • Fayolle
    • By Fayolle 11th Sep 17, 8:24 PM
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    Nothing apart from the dailies done here. And even declaring that today is pushing it. I am planning to resurrect the knitting this evening, as everyone else in the house seems to be doing their own thang.

    The NHS oncology consultants and teams that I have come into contact with are absolutely the best. We live with it every day in this house, and my DD is the most amazing person that I know. We don't talk about it to every tom, £&@k and harry, but I know you ladies will understand. Group flylady hug and as others have said £&c£ cancer. X
    • Honey Bear
    • By Honey Bear 11th Sep 17, 8:51 PM
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    Glad you had a lovely day in York, Valli, and bummer about the boiler. Bite the bullet time I know, but *sheesh* it's enough to make your eyes water.

    (((Hugs))) Fayolle. That's a tough one.

    Had a lovely lunch with Ionafan and her DH and thank you so much for the beautiful anniversary gift. We got home to find a plant trough had leapt off a windowsill and crash landed on the bench below it, shedding the trough itself and leaving the plants and earth upside down. OH is knitting it back together and turning it round so the weight is on the window side. That should sort it.

    I have to spring clean the sitting room by 6.00 am Saturday morning and all I've managed so far is the window. I'm planning on doing a dot2dot thing to get it dealt with in bitesized chunks but I now have a cancerous cat on my lap, so no-one's going anywhere for as long as he wants to sit there.
    Keeping it AF
    • Jojo the Tightfisted
    • By Jojo the Tightfisted 11th Sep 17, 9:14 PM
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    Himself hovered in the kitchen, looking rather unsure about the whole fig-goats' cheese operation. Mind you, I did confuse him by asking him to run a metal spoon under the hot tap before dipping it into the honey 'but...it's clean already?'. One of those things I guess you don't know unless you've seen it done before.

    Once he'd done picking at the finished meal gingerly, he ate the lot. Maybe I should make an apron saying 'I'm not going to poison you'?


    Anyhow, he's cleaned up the non existent mess I made when cooking and disappeared off upstairs to do some editing. I'm enjoying the new Freesat box not working since a massive cloudburst at about 4.50pm. It's dark, peaceful, I'm surrounded by sleeping cats and I'm feeling all calm and peaceful for a change.
    I could dream to wide extremes, I could do or die: I could yawn and be withdrawn and watch the world go by.

    Yup you are officially Rock n Roll
    Originally posted by colinw
    • Narc0lepsy
    • By Narc0lepsy 11th Sep 17, 10:01 PM
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    Big hugs for Natty and others coping with health difficulties.
    I'm back from a very productive garden hacking/trellis painting/tip visiting trip to my mum, plus took her out for a birthday meal. Then went on to BIL and did similar uncovering 2 sheds which were pretty much piles of ivy with 2 doors showing. Both full of carp, took 3 broken lawnmowers to tip (total 4 tip trips). Hellish journey home with loads of traffic and diverted through London so a 2hr journey took over 6hrs.

    Today has consisted of:
    - unpacking and washing clothes
    - catching up on emails and dealing with urgent/work related ones
    - ditto phone calls
    - ditto snail mail
    - paid various bills
    - core and clubbercise classes for me while Mr N took MIL to Mr T (think I had the best deal).
    - hours spent persuading my printer to talk to the computer. Why do they fall out?
    - Mr N gathered a million apples and has been peeling, chopping and freezing them.

    Worryingly just took a call from a friend whose wife has gone into hospital suddenly with what could possibly be viral meningitis.
    Remember...a layer of dust protects the wood beneath it.
    • Honey Bear
    • By Honey Bear 11th Sep 17, 10:05 PM
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    Forgot to say, and met the lovely Rosie.
    Keeping it AF
    • Narc0lepsy
    • By Narc0lepsy 11th Sep 17, 10:13 PM
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    Forgot to say, and met the lovely Rosie.
    Originally posted by Honey Bear
    Sorry HoneyBear as you see, I am back from Bournemouth. Will be going again 2nd week in Oct but as it is for a BIL's funeral it may be a bit lacking in free time.

    Interesting discussion about flymeets. I just talk too much drivel and frighten people off I'm sure, although I mean well - just over-excited. But would be very gentle and quite with you LW.
    Remember...a layer of dust protects the wood beneath it.
    • lynnejk
    • By lynnejk 11th Sep 17, 10:42 PM
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    Big, squishy hugs Natty and a bucket of coping vibes.

    Sorry about the boiler Valli

    Lovely pictures Mrs MP - soo pleased to see you all had a lovely day
    Lx
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    • Natty68
    • By Natty68 11th Sep 17, 11:03 PM
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    Evening lovelies. Well I can vouch for catrastropic news making you want to clean etc.. I've been going at the house like a whirlwind..lol

    I've hoovered the house, done 2 hours of ironing.. And generally made the house look lovely and shiny, as well countless loads of washing and drying. I am actually scrabbling around in the laundry baskets now but the only down side is there is a mountain load of ironing..lol

    Tomorrow the cleaner is coming, although she'll have very little to do so should be a minimal payment ...lol

    Tomorrow I intend to peel and stew the Bramley apples, that a friend gave me from her tree, and freeze them as well as make a couple of crumbles.

    I've got more washing to do - mainly the doggy fleeces so that they can go with him next week while we are on holiday. I might even wash the nets - go all out crazy...lol

    Hugs and spoons to everyone.. xxx


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    • ionafan
    • By ionafan 12th Sep 17, 12:59 AM
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    Sorry to hear about the boiler, Valli
    What a horrid journey, Narc0.
    More (((hugs))) for Natty.

    Had a great Flymeet with Honey Bear and MrHB - and yes, Flying did get a mention! Rosie had a walk along the canal on our way back and was fascinated by the ducks and moorhens. Thank you for the preserved sunshine

    Our landlord called round this evening with logs and kindling for the fire. More importantly, he has shown us the hidden switch for the heated towel rail, so we won't have to try to dry ourselves on damp towels tomorrow (and hopefully I shall get first shower so that DH doesn't use the whole tankfull of hot water again )
    • Fayolle
    • By Fayolle 12th Sep 17, 7:02 AM
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    Up and ready to be at it. Well after another cup of coffee I think. DH seemed possessed with getting up as soon as the alarm went which seemed a bit unnecessary to me, but I let him get on with it and had another 10 minutes.

    I have to take the car into the garage for a while-you-wait appointment first thing, so that will be an hour with (another!) coffee and a magazine. Then back home and the lists will be tackled. For some reason that came out as the 'lusts' will be tackled - ooh err...

    I have lots of milk so an going to stick a rice pudding on the slow cooker for tonight as it feels like rice pudding weather. DH told me on his way out that a bulb has blown in the kitchen, so I guess he is wanting me to do something about it....

    So glad that you had a lovely flymeet Iona and HB. And Rosie of course!
    • Dizzy Imp
    • By Dizzy Imp 12th Sep 17, 7:29 AM
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    Morning ladies

    I have running water and a working washing machine Today I will be concentrating on getting the mountains of laundry sorted.

    I do have a hair consultation after lunch as I'm thinking of moving hairdressers, having a new cut and letting my grey come through rather than keep dyeing it at horrendous cost (£s). Embrace the glitter....and breathe....

    DH is being super cuddly ATM, so I think he can tell I'm not feeling very special. Maybe he's not so bad lol.

    Hugs to all. Catch up later x
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    • wendywitch
    • By wendywitch 12th Sep 17, 7:32 AM
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    And I'm back . . . again

    Great to see alot of old "faces". Things are actually going ok for me at the moment. I'm in a semi good place life wise so now need to tackle the house again.
    I'll be working half off list as I have certain things I want to get done. I'm going to get DD2 to help me (she's currently not working) so she won't be too happy especially as she got in at goodness knows what time last night.
    I'm just waiting for DD1 to leave for work then I tackling the bathroom (yes I know it'll come up later in the week but its bugging me now)
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