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How is everybody keeping busy

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SheWhoMustNotBeNamed95 Tue 14-Apr-20 15:41:29

Just that really how are you all keeping busy in the current pandemic?

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TheThingWithFeathers Tue 14-Apr-20 15:42:59

Er, I still have to work!

PickAChew Tue 14-Apr-20 15:43:20

Keeping busy? It took me an hour to get my breakfast eaten, this morning. I don't get a minute to myself.

AgentCooper Tue 14-Apr-20 15:44:13

Trying to work from home while doing all of the childcare for my toddler. That’s how.

MrsL2016 Tue 14-Apr-20 15:44:42

Working and looking after a 2 year old.

ofwarren Tue 14-Apr-20 15:46:33

Playing with the kids in the garden watching Amazon or Netflix, reading, on Mumsnet, playing with the kittens, gardening, cooking

chocolatesaltyballs22 Tue 14-Apr-20 15:46:52

Working. I love this perception of most of the population not working! (Yes, I do realise I am very lucky to still have a job)

SliAnChroi Tue 14-Apr-20 15:48:33

I have to work tomorrow but for the last five days I've been listening to books I never managed to read on audible. It's so much easier to listen and maybe multi task a teeny tiny bit.

Bouncingbomb Tue 14-Apr-20 15:52:53

I am working from home, started before 8 this morning, just having a cup of tea and some Philadelphia on crackers as I missed my lunch! I have had two phone calls which took almost two hours each 🥱.

I painted a window at 6am, just need to put another coat on one bit of the sash when I finish here, hopefully by 5:30 then I need to sew the last bit of my roman blind.

Cooking, rowing, glass of 🍷 tonight before I start it all again tomorrow.

I am grateful to have tons of work and tons to do at home otherwise I would find it really hard.

canyon2000 Tue 14-Apr-20 15:56:18

I'm not busy at all. I go to the shops twice a week and take the dog for a walk once a day. Apart from that my time is my own.

Iamblossom Tue 14-Apr-20 15:57:48

Working. sad

Parker231 Tue 14-Apr-20 15:59:01

Work and more work. Shopping for ourselves and neighbours. Long runs and dog walks.

GetTheSprinkles Tue 14-Apr-20 16:01:19

WFH (busier than ever), looking after my 4mo DS, walking the dog, cleaning the house.... DH is an essential worker so it's just me holding down the fort

Righteouswarrior Tue 14-Apr-20 16:06:06

Baking shortbread today. For the next few weeks have decorating to do (paints been sat around for about 6 months) can't put it off any longer. The gardens also need a good sort out, so lots to keep me busy.

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