anyone else getting ready for company...

Discussion in 'Random Ramblings' started by smom1976, Nov 24, 2008.

  1. smom1976

    smom1976 too many projects too little time!

    May 2, 2008
    Pensacola, FL
    AHHHHHHH [​IMG] I am soooo tired of cleaning..

    I have been cleaning all morning it is now 2 and my throat hurts from dusting and I am tired..

    anyone else getting ready for Thanksgiving company..
     
  2. Katy

    Katy Flock Mistress

    Luckily neither of our Thanksgiving gatherings are at my house this year!!
     
  3. Buff Hooligans

    Buff Hooligans Scrambled

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    It'll be just hubby and me for Thanksgiving, but I have to say, expecting company does make for a thoroughly clean house several times a year. I keep a tidy house anyway, but there's nothing like a complete dusting and windowwashing. Company is the only thing that forces me to do it.

    Good luck, take a break and keep up the good work!
     
  4. chickenchickenbulkbulk

    chickenchickenbulkbulk Chillin' With My Peeps

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    We are going to my husband mothers. I wish you felt better. Try to rest as much as you can or ask for help. It sounds like you need a time out. Try to relax or you will be to stressed to enjoy any of your company. Take Care of yourself. [​IMG] DJ
     
  5. sdshoars

    sdshoars Chillin' With My Peeps

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    i just have to make sure my trash is empty, as i will be going out of town, and i need to make sure the cats stay out of trouble! lol!

    texas, HERE I COOOMMMEEE!!!
     
  6. Mac in Wisco

    Mac in Wisco Antagonist

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    Quote:Such poor grammar... More properly:

    "You all can go to Hell, I'm going to Texas" -David Crockett
     
  7. agnes_day

    agnes_day Chillin' With My Peeps

    Aug 29, 2008
    oklahoma
    i invited my stepdad and his wife, for whatever reason!
    ( he was with my mother before she died)

    the woman hates my guts, drinks like a fish..hates kids...i think i might have an out of town emergency!
     
  8. BayCityBabe

    BayCityBabe Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I have given up trying to make everything immaculate. If the kitchen and bathroom aren't gross, I'm good to go. I concentrate on what I enjoy - the food. [​IMG]
    Besides, I only invite people who know that I am imperfect & are okay with that. My SIL once found that I had put in the toilet bowl cleaner w/o actually scrubbing. She finished the job for me! Whatta gal. [​IMG]

    So I give you permission to stop what you are doing - right now - and have a cup of tea.
     
  9. RockyToggRanch

    RockyToggRanch Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 22, 2008
    Upstate NY
    LOL I have taken down all of my curtains, washed the windows. Replaced shower curtains and toilet seats! Dusted (not finished) mopped, sorted...discarded...And I look around now and my house doesn't look any different than it did yesterday! Except the curtains are missing. They will come, they will dirty my clean floor, eat my food, trash the toy closet, my fridge and dishwasher will be on overdrive for 3 days afterwards. I'll notice dust somewhere that I had missed and feel guilty. And then....They'll all come back again in 5 weeks! Must be they like me:)

    gotta love the holidays.

    shhoot! I forgot to buy a turkey!
     
  10. jbowyer01

    jbowyer01 Just Me!

    Aug 29, 2008
    Hogansville, Georgia
    I use to have alot of family over for the holidays. This year however will be the first with only me, my DH, my son and daughter...Four people, thats all! And I dont have to clean like a fanatic. This will truely be an enjoyable holiday. Good Luck with all the cleaning!
     

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