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Hijacked: Household Pets & Their HiJinks

Oh, progress! How much of it I make, and how little of it seems to happen! Every box I pack is just another drop in the bucket, and the bucket is a 5 gallon pickle barrel. Actually, ok, fine. The … Continue reading

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Confessions of a wayward blogger… and housekeeper.

Oh, my poor neglected blog! I have a litany of excuses as to why I’ve left you so high and dry for so long, but really, it all comes down to the same thing: I’m a terrible blogger. *Sigh* I … Continue reading

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Getting better!

Yesterday, I managed to pick up the living room. Still quite cluttered, but it doesn’t look like a tornado went through it. This is awesome. Today, I will touch up the kitchen and living room, take out the trash, and … Continue reading

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I’m not *really* a slob!

It is imperative that I commit myself to making absolutely certain particular things are done on a daily basis, regardless of how I feel or how much time I have. If I need to enlist the help of the other bodies in the household, then so be it. Part of assuming responsibility is the art of delegation. Everyone can pitch in to a degree. Continue reading

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Can’t make your home a castle? Watch Castle at home.

Yesterday felt like it was mostly damage control from the weekend – getting all the dishes washed, and the sink emptied, picking up. Continue reading

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Avoidance, neglect, lessons to learn

I’m a better wife when I take the trash out, and I’m a better mom when the sink is shiny. I smile more, sing and dance more. It’s interesting to note that when I’m actively pursuing this effort, the energy in the house changes from a “me-focus” to an “us-focus”. Continue reading

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Tuesday Snooze-day

It’s the kind of day where I’d rather grab a blanket and a good book and find a spot to lay in the sun to read until I fall asleep. Continue reading

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