Tag Archives: cleaning

Bleak Midwinter Days

“I can’t seem to warm up today,” I told my husband for what must have been the umpteenth time since yesterday as I made myself a second cup of hot tea for the day.  Our winter here in the southeast … Continue reading

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Monday’s Question

Question:  What’s the biggest project in your life that needs dire attention, but that you’ve procrastinated on? My Answer:  Without a doubt, cleaning our basement is the project I’ve most procrastinated on.  My husband and I have asked ourselves repeatedly, … Continue reading

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Daily Prompt: Those Dishes Won’t Do Themselves (Unfortunately)

Today’s daily prompt:  What’s the household task you most dislike doing? Why do you think that is — is it the task itself, or something more? I’m not a great housekeeper (I inherited that trait from my mother I’m quite … Continue reading

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Daily Prompt: Shoulda Woulda Coulda

Today’s daily prompt:  Tell us about something you know you should do . . . but don’t. I’ll confess I laughed out loud when I read today’s prompt.  What a question for the queen of procrastinators!  My first thought was … Continue reading

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Ramblings From the Past Month…. or so

About a month and a half ago, I went on a huge decluttering rampage.  I was plain and simply sick of the clutter.  I constantly am amazed at how much “stuff” a family of four accumulates in such a short amount of time.  … Continue reading

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Today’s Cleaning Project: The Bathroom Drawers

Today I cleaned out my bathroom drawers which had accumulated so much clutter that it was becoming increasingly difficult to shut one of them.  After throwing away some stuff that needed to go, finding new places for a few things … Continue reading

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Spring/Summer Cleaning

I think I’ve probably mentioned a time or two since starting this blog that I’m not the best housekeeper, nor do I enjoy cleaning house.  I just don’t.  I take after my mother in that regard.  I struggle with clutter and therefore … Continue reading

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