Busy, busy

It's been a couple days since I've wrote anything so I thought I'd give you all an update. I've been busy. Like real busy. Matt left Friday for his two week AT. So, instead of sitting around pissing and moaning about how much I miss him, I've been doing stuff.

The boys miss him like crazy. The first night, I don't think they slept at all. They were constantly barking and getting up and wondering around. Yeah, I miss him but I actually haven't had time to miss him that much. Besides, 13 days apart is nothing compared to 438.

Here's what I've got done since Friday after work:

Cleaned both ceiling fans
Cleaned out my cedar chest - I threw a bunch of crap away, which always makes me feel good.
Cleaned the stove top really good
Scrubbed the shower at 2 in the morning
Changed the pool filter and added chlorine
Pulled weeds and watered bushes - and then it rained
Got my oil changed
Took cans in to be recycled
Bought and changed the handles on the laundry room cabinets
Cleaned the office and threw some stuff away
Straightened up the hall closet
Scrubbed the front door
Washed sheets and blankets
Cleaned window sills
Cleaned kitchen closet
Cleaned laundry hamper
Cleaned all mirrors
Cleaned kitchen chairs
Cleaned all TVs
A ton of homework - I want to be done with my online class before he gets back.
Washed Matt's nasty jeans that have been in the garage for months
I also worked two shifts at the bar over the weekend.

Here's whats still on my list to do:

Scrub the green shit off the patio furniture
Clean all baseboards
Clean all hardwood floors
Clean cabinets inside and out - I'm about half done with this.
Clean fridge inside and out
Get rings cleaned and inspected
Buy, paint, and hang sconces
Go shopping (hehe)
Clean both bathrooms
Wash bed skirt
Clean spare bedroom
Straighten up bathroom closet
Buy green pillows
Clean leather furniture
Patio doors
Clean off deck
Clean camper
Wash all rugs
Attempt to clean garage

Today Matt has been gone....4 days. I need to pace myself or I'm going to run out of stuff to do. ;) Last night I put the trash out. This morning it was still there. I put it out a day early. I guess that's better than a day late.

Hope you are all having a great week!


Frugalista said...

Sounds like you are a cleaning machine!! It feels good to get that stuff taken care of though and keeps you busy. Mj leaves on Sat for one week. They split his 2 weeks up. I thought it was only for one weekend...until last night when he told me I'd have to put the trash out on Sun and I couldn't figure out why I would need to do that when he's coming home Sun.

Katie said...

holy cow!! slow down! Your list is going to be done in a matter of hours at that rate! haha

Heff said...

Jeez ! Come to my house, I've got a dust rag for ya, lol !!!

shortmama said...

I have days like that too with levi being gone every week. In fact Monday was one of those days where I accomplished a lot...and havent done much since

Mr. Superman & Mrs. S. said...

Holy Crow woman! You have been so productive so quickly! How fabulous!!

MiMi said...

Oy. I'm tired just reading your lists. :)

Crazy Shenanigans said...

Wow!! You've got a ton of stuff done!!!

Yummy Mummy said...

Wow! You are busy busy! Sounds like you got a lot of stuff done though. Good luck with the rest of your list :)

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