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Ok I need to do a blitz, anyone in?

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thesockmonsterofdoom Mon 08-Sep-08 14:07:31

10minute stints.
First job hoover and dust upstairs.

jollydo Mon 08-Sep-08 14:23:02

Ok - I cleaned kitchen/hall floor just before. Now will tidy up toys in lounge (MN is far more tempting...)

shinyshoes Mon 08-Sep-08 14:24:28

I'm in, I will put the washing away now DD has FINALLY gone to sleep.

Meet back here in ten grin

SheSellsSeashellsByTheSeashore Mon 08-Sep-08 14:26:32

i have been doing ten minutes blitz's all day but have come to the conclusion its going to take more than that! <nothing was done last week with>

my carpet looks like its growing things. ick!

main job(s) for today; vax carpet, wash up, sort out ironing, clean yard.

if i have time; tidy our bedroom.

SheSellsSeashellsByTheSeashore Mon 08-Sep-08 14:27:12

with? with what? running backwards and fowards with dd all week

shinyshoes Mon 08-Sep-08 14:33:54

8 mins and done.

This is cool, I've seen these threads before, I've never taken part.

I prefer these 10 min blitz's , they are much easier to cope with

Majeika Mon 08-Sep-08 14:34:07

I have blitzed the boys's room and have 2 bin liners to hide in the recycle bin! blush they will never know! and a big box of stuff for the PTA at school to hide in the car!

I have hoovered, cleaned the kitchen floor, done 2 lots of washing and wiped down the surfaces in the kitchen

DS1 has swimming at 4pm, part done dinner and watched Doctors!

what a productive day!!

hotcrossbunny Mon 08-Sep-08 14:39:30

Ooh yes please! Although, have you all finished just as I'm starting, or does it just keep on running???

Oh well, I'm off to wash the floors downstairs, however it worksgrin

thesockmonsterofdoom Mon 08-Sep-08 14:40:54

Ok that took a bit longer than ten minutes, but upstairs and attic hoovered and my room tidied. next jobs are dust upstairs and put away clean clothes, will make a cuppa now and it should be about good to drink when I have done that. grin I don't know why but I find it a lot easier to do housework this way, kind of like a race.

shinyshoes Mon 08-Sep-08 14:43:35

I agree sockmonster, I feel it's like a race too. grin

Off to spend my next ten mins ironing 4 pairs of school trousers.

Back in ten grin

sherby Mon 08-Sep-08 14:44:34

can I join?

off to do my bedroom, back in ten smile

jollydo Mon 08-Sep-08 14:46:44

Ds2 will be waking up any time now and then my tidying may be slowed considerably, but until then... tidy conservatory and sweep floor.

thesockmonsterofdoom Mon 08-Sep-08 14:53:14

done, ta da, now I think 10 min break and read mn and drink cupa, then hang washing out, hoover stairs and lounge.

sherby Mon 08-Sep-08 14:55:37

ok done, putting a wash

Katiekins83 Mon 08-Sep-08 14:55:43

hi1 can i join?1 wash dishes and hoover lounge back in 10!

shinyshoes Mon 08-Sep-08 14:58:01

took a little longer than ten as I had to Wunderweb a pair.

sherby Mon 08-Sep-08 14:58:19

done, break and mn

shinyshoes Mon 08-Sep-08 15:01:24

I will have to put off all this fun as I have to go pick up DS 2 from school.

I will be back in 20 mins grin

thesockmonsterofdoom Mon 08-Sep-08 15:01:35

wtf is wunderweb?

shinyshoes Mon 08-Sep-08 15:02:48

it's for those that can't sew, I have to use this meshy like stuff to take up the trousers, it's an iron on alternative to taking up trousers

hotcrossbunny Mon 08-Sep-08 15:04:39

Floors washed. Am now sat MNing while they drygrin

sweetgrapes Mon 08-Sep-08 15:13:25

Are you all still there?

Can I clean the muck in my bedroom and come back?
Toys, kids stuff, loose newspapers sheets(wtf?) all crammed into corners.

SheSellsSeashellsByTheSeashore Mon 08-Sep-08 15:14:37

okay am now ready to vax carpet after clearing all the toys away and coffee other stuff!!

thesockmonsterofdoom Mon 08-Sep-08 15:35:56

Ok I am back, hung the washing out ansd dusted downstairs, now I need to hoover through downstairs and tidy up the lounge. I love it when i manage to do the whole house and it is all gleamy for about 1/2 hour before it gets trashed again. grin

shinyshoes Mon 08-Sep-08 15:43:53

Right I'm back from an eventful pick up from school hmm

Am ready to start again just as soon as i've had this cuppa wink

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