Category Archives: Keeping House

Anticipation

Look at that! I have a new found dog-free space to block. And I got the shawl done. What you can’t quite see is the fan in the window I have blasting on high. Dry fast shawl! This space, the … Continue reading

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WIP Wednesday: Moving Forward

I have been making good progress on Emily. I just attached the third skein of yarn. Yesterday I received the updated pattern from the designer. In the next day or so I’ll be separating the front and back. There is … Continue reading

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It’s The Little Things

Every day I make my bed and every day Myles unmakes it and settles in for his nap. He wasn’t happy when I sat the vest down by him. He’ll forgive me once he goes back to sleep. I completed … Continue reading

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That Cleaning Thing

After more than 30 years use I retired my old vacuum (it was well loved and I could no longer get parts for it) and yesterday The Husband and I went off to the vacuum store to try out some … Continue reading

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What Progress?

Thanks for all the encouragement and suggestions. Yesterday I spent a couple of hours straightening, organizing and trashing things in the kitchen and half bathroom. I filled a trash bag with expired food and medication. Then I gathered the magazines … Continue reading

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I Need A Plan

My house needs a deep deep deep spring cleaning. I’ve got to empty closets and drawers, organize and really scrub everything entirely. I am just overwhelmed at the thought of this. I’ve got to be ruthless with the recycling, donating … Continue reading

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Getting Stuff Done

On Monday I started in on the fall cleaning. I was taking down curtains, getting up and down from the stool I regularly use, when I felt a twinge in my knee area. It hurt really bad to put weight … Continue reading

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