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Anyone else having a big clean/tidy today?

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PumpkinPie2016 Sun 11-Feb-18 11:12:55

I am about to start having a big clean and tidy in our house! I am.off work this week for half term and don't want to spend all.week doing housework so I'm having a blitz today.

It's got a bit out of hand lately due to a hugely busy few weeks at work blush

Anyone else on a marathon clean? I'll post back with progress in a bit smile

EfficiencyDeficiency Sun 11-Feb-18 11:44:43

Me smile

I have diagnosed OCD but also fibromyalgia so I'm often battling between head telling me to clean and body telling me to rest!

I have let things slip lately and it's driving me crazy.
I've always been one of those somewhat annoying types that can find anything as everything has a home. Not anymore.

The catalyst was a few days back when I had stripped dd's bed and then she came in with me for a few nights and when I went to re-do her bed I couldn't find her favourite bedding.

So- today I'm going to make a good start.

Be nice to have a cleaning buddy, good luck smile

OhHolyFuck Sun 11-Feb-18 11:45:39

Yes! Definitely need to do a house blast today and not sit on my arse mning

I'll start after this coffee...

doodlejump1980 Sun 11-Feb-18 11:48:18

Yup I’m in.
Done today already...
•Dishes
•Bins out
•Recycling out
•One washing into tumble
•Another washing on
•Living room hoovered.

Jobs still to do:
•Tidy toys from kitchen
•Mop kitchen floor
•Tidy pile of mail in the hall
•Hoover hall
•Clean bathroom
•Make online Tesco list

(All whilst looking after 3YO twins and a poorly dh) meh.

PumpkinPie2016 Sun 11-Feb-18 11:49:16

Glad I have company! I have made a start in the lounge and put anything that doesn't belong in there in a basket to take round and put away!

I am also about to have a cup of tea brew and then will carry on.

Braveanddifferent Sun 11-Feb-18 11:51:21

Already done. Hoovered and dusted upstairs and living. Did rest of the house in the week. I know it won't stay like this as it's half term but it looks good for now.

Brokenbiscuit Sun 11-Feb-18 11:54:36

Me, but not until this afternoon. DD is at drama this morning, so I'm enjoying a little mooch around the shops and quiet cup of coffee. Then I'll pick her up and we'll blitz the house this afternoon. There is a lot to do...

purpleviolet1 Sun 11-Feb-18 12:01:07

Just about to go around the whole house and tidy things away , do a bit of dusting and hoover as we have family coming to see the house!

EfficiencyDeficiency Sun 11-Feb-18 12:01:41

I have so far- put on a load of laundry and put another in the dryer.

Done dishes
Made master bed
Put stray laundry in basket ready to wash
Made a start on kitchen

Lots and lots to do here too

GinasGirl Sun 11-Feb-18 12:22:05

So far I've done:
- stripped our bed
- 2 loads of laundry
- kitchen
- dusted and hoovered downstairs

Need to:
- dust and hoover upstairs
- make our bed
- mop downstairs
- one more load of laundry

OhHolyFuck Sun 11-Feb-18 13:11:57

Right, I've tidied and hoovered the living room, sorted the rubbish out and made tomorrow's packed lunches
Need to wash up, make dinner and go to the shop but it's raining

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