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sagacious Thu 11-Jun-09 09:03:53

Ouch my head hurts
Where are you all?

sagacious Thu 11-Jun-09 09:07:30



Over did the birthday celebrations a tad yesterday

I have 3 hours before I have to get out and about so had better get a move on...

TheMadHouse Thu 11-Jun-09 09:17:09

Morning Sag Hou hungover old birthday girl you.

Chaos has decended on the madhouse.

I am off shopping with mum once she pulls herself round - she has slept in!!!


swanriver Thu 11-Jun-09 09:20:00

Hmm yes think I overdid being relaxed yesterday, today.
Still [averts eyes], need to read my book for bookclub, about hardworking american pioneers breaking the sod.

Dh for some reason has taken it into his head to strew lawn with prunings, and keeps asking angrily for different rusty implements which cannot be located, from under the three defunct paddling pools in shed.

swanriver Thu 11-Jun-09 09:37:19

okay list
To do
put dw on
put ironed clothes away
hoover everywhere
piano practise 10 mins
curtains 1 hour
book club book
ignore tip run till Friday
find babysitter for Sat
what's for dinner baked potatoes, cold chicken, salad, mayonnaise

dylsmum1998 Thu 11-Jun-09 09:53:47

morning all
Saga thanks for the thread

have done;

dc breakfast
ds off to school
dd to nursery
wash up
cleaned out fridge (yesterdays mission)
made beds
ds lunch
unload washer
sort dry washing

to do

wait for new dresser to arrive
s&s bathroom
rubbish out
pop to shops for bits i need for dinner
feed the fish

galen Thu 11-Jun-09 11:04:18

morning all
quiet this morning!
sag thanks for thred. belated happy birthday! Hope head improves!
mad good luck with your Thursday!
swan LOL at rusty implimenst under defunct paddling pools...sound just like us!
dyls impressive done list already!

Very busy day today!
morning routine.(slight chaos due to lack of power last nigh, so no Dw/WM/TD run)
school drop off
shops for bag for Ds for this afternoon
dinner in slow cooker (Turkey casserole)

To do:
DD4 to nursery early with packed lunch
collect ds1 from school at same time
Ds1 to new secondary school for induction afternoon.(other side of town)
Back to collect other Dc from school

Also really need to mop floors, washing sort, change our bed.....

And have 6 passport forms to fill in, then get witnessed...then send of....

oh well best crack on... at least powers back, was off till 5am shockbut I did have an early night with added bonus wink

later ladies grin

TheMadHouse Thu 11-Jun-09 11:30:54

galen I am pmsl at your added bonus - thanks for making me smile

I got soaking wet - mother slept in.
Shopping was an ordeal as ususal, made worse by the shop having a power cut and every price having to be manually input shock

Only just got back intime to collect DS1 from preschool and it was hailstoning.

We got soaked to underwear blush

To Do's

Bolegnease in to slow cooker
Washer to go on
Ironing to do
Get 60th Birthday pressie for MIL
Lunch - beans and sausages on toast blush
Get camping stuff together for friend to borrow for the weekend
Hotspots x4

I also need a bath tonight and to RELAX a little at some point.

dylsmum1998 Thu 11-Jun-09 11:44:53

my new dresser has arrived, slightly late but never mind. i have spent the past hour sanding it down, now gonna have early lunch and then go out and get the rest of the bits i need to make it lovely again and pop in morrisons to get the bits and bobs of food i need for dinner while i am out.

swanriver Thu 11-Jun-09 12:07:14

lots of tidying and putting away
shaking and decrumbing
bathroom cleaning
tablecloth folding
several hotspots and I fear created new ones

must read book now [stern]
dh is about to return - key in door..

scattyspice Thu 11-Jun-09 12:44:59

Hi all.

sag - happy birthday.

dyl - impressed with your furniture restoration.

TMH - shock hail! Hope it doesn't come this way.

swan - a dh at home can be more disruptive than a dc!

galen - sounds like a hectic day.

ds homework
clean fridge
clean counters
negotiate ds party with him.


TheMadHouse Thu 11-Jun-09 13:32:13

scatty Dont worry it went out to sea - we have lovley sunshine now to dry up all the rain

Phew - I have an hour to myself

I have prepped dinner
Got out activity for the boys return
Got out MIL's presents
Fathers day pressies to wrap
Now need to think of something for my bro - although I am sure a card will be fine

I am going to pop some pills for my nasty headache - which is defo tension from the lads.

Also ring the Bra Lady too

galen Thu 11-Jun-09 14:12:28

quick fly past!
mad glad I made you smile lol
Have dropped my first born baby at big school...gulp...shock Hope he has a good afternoon.
Now for quick cuppa before school pick up
later all grin

sagacious Thu 11-Jun-09 14:28:34

Hi all

Have just had a driving lesson
Load of washing on
chocolate brownies eaten

Off to sort through another load of washing before school pick up


grouchyoscar Thu 11-Jun-09 14:29:13

Quickly dropping in to say Hello All

I am being very good. I have done

Ed showered
Ed dressed (he has a khaki beenie hat and he looks like Donald Sutherland in MA*SH)
To School
Back into bed
Make bed
Late Lunch

Just off to collect him now and do V little

See, Good smile

scattyspice Thu 11-Jun-09 15:59:04

Galen shock your baby going to big school. I have been chatting to our nursery manager about dd finishing nursery (5 1/2 years I've been going to that nursery) I nearly cried blush. I told her I'd have another baby for them lol.

Back from school. Washing out.

To do
reboot laundry
kitchen missions
stuff for work.


swanriver Thu 11-Jun-09 16:39:12

Done - hoovering with new hoover
piano practise 20 mins
finished book club book - good stuff

not quiiite got round to finishing curtain however

dh is being very helpful with dcs

grouchyoscar Thu 11-Jun-09 18:05:05

nice using a new hoover isn't it Swan grin

Still being good (don't want Wolf coming round to tick me off) Since I collected Ed I've

Retrived some (light) gardening tools (Ed helped by dragging the spade all the way home - fingers down blackboard that, nice hmm)
Made lunches for tomorrow
Done his homework with him
Made drink n snacks

Just about to do his tea now. TTFN XXX

TheProfiteroleThief Thu 11-Jun-09 18:21:49

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wendyredkitchenredspots Thu 11-Jun-09 19:21:27

Hi all, missed you all yesterday too like Prof
I'm on one of my downers atm, noting to worry about just probably tired and overeating are getting me down. You sound like a very good friend, Prof
DH is fitting a skirting board in the kitchen - we are slowly trying to get it sorted.
Had a lovely day - soft play and had a natter with a friend, then out to local Nat Trust with SIL and dc - lovely weather and nice and chilled out. Good cake in tea room grin
Otherwise need to make dinner now for me and dh, children are asleep. May pour a vodka and coke blush to cheer myself up and go in the sun in the garden!!
Happy birthday Sag and hello to everyone else.

scattyspice Thu 11-Jun-09 19:30:18

sorry you're feeling glum Wendy. Sounds like a nice day though.

prof - sorry to hear about your friends.

kitchen jobs
successfully negotiated a party at home for ds (still negotiating numbers though hmm)
some work stuff

Need to get dc to bed then have a bath smile.

TheMadHouse Thu 11-Jun-09 19:30:26

Evening ll

Wendy I am envy at your weather, we had torrential rain and hailstones.

Not managed much on the flyfront

Bolegnease in to slow cooker - done, eaten and some frozen for camping
Washer to go on - is on now
Ironing to do
Get 60th Birthday pressie for MIL - done
Lunch - beans and sausages on toast - done
Get camping stuff together for friend to borrow for the weekend - done
Hotspots x4 - done

Boys are still being a PITA but DH is backing me up. They are in bed, I am going to sort a few bits and then thats me.

I will bath once friends DH has been to collect stuff

EHM Thu 11-Jun-09 20:01:10

quick hello to ALL

drove back from Manchester this morning. Got house ready for viewing at 630 tonight. Collected Mia from vet.

Will try & catch up tomorrow have lots of ironing to do.
Hope you are all ok & your lo?

Wolfcub Thu 11-Jun-09 20:47:42

evening All


ds taken to nursery
ds collected from nursery
supermarket shopping done

drove past grouchy's on the way home from the supermarket

littleboyblue Thu 11-Jun-09 21:54:58

Evening all. Dp is on nights this week so is in bed all day which makes being in the house difficult with the noisey babies, so not much FLYing happening here. Am managing to get morning and evening routines done but not much else blush

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