Posts Tagged ‘time management’

Time management

Wednesday, September 16th, 2009 by by

Time is critical. Isn’t that always the case?

I’ve got a list as long as my arm of things I want to achieve before Christmas. In fact, a good portion of that list needs to be done before I hit 36. Which is before Christmas.

As a result of this time crunch, I’ve been making some serious efforts to automate as much of my life as I can. Bill payments etc, direct debited. The household chores, scheduled one per day. Groceries? Ordered online.

As you may know from some of my photos, I have long-ish hair. That is (more…)


Clean up on Aisle 11

Monday, March 30th, 2009 by by

I have had a terrific weekend if you couldn’t tell by the title of my post.  My sister and her kids came over for a visit this weekend.  Since her hubby is working twelve hour shifts and we live about two hours from her now, she and the kids just stayed the night.  I had my concerns about them coming over, not because I don’t love them but because they just got over a nasty stomach bug.  I intentionally avoided seeing her the last time I was in her area, even though I really wanted to stop by, because I didn’t want to get sick.  Since the kids homeschool, we don’t get exposed to as many bugs as other people.  It had been a week since anyone had been sick so I figured they were no longer contagious….. I was wrong.

We went out for Mexican food for lunch – not a good combination to have with a stomach bug.  After that we all went grocery shopping.  Kelly and I tend do tag team grocery shopping.  He takes a couple kids and I take a couple.  Then we work off our list and check in with each other. Kelly was getting tired of shopping and headed with the boys to the electronics department.  Meanwhile, I am pushing Lyndsey Lou Lou (more…)