How do you get your chores done if you are on BYC so much???

Discussion in 'Random Ramblings' started by momofdrew, Jan 23, 2009.

  1. momofdrew

    momofdrew Songster

    If I get on here before chores are done I dont get anything done!!! [​IMG] I am totally addicted to BYC [​IMG] ...and my house is showing the neglect... [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] I read Miss P and she has her bagels made and hatching a gazillion eggs and making suppper and a loaf of bread and even dessert for supper [​IMG] How do you all do it... must be cause you are all so much younger than I am [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]

  2. Buff Hooligans

    Buff Hooligans Scrambled

    Jun 11, 2007
    If you get an office job, you can be on BYC all the time. Since you can't do "chores" anyway, there's no loss.
  3. debilorrah

    debilorrah The Great Guru of Yap Premium Member

    You train the kids to do all the work for you. [​IMG]
  4. B. Saffles Farms

    B. Saffles Farms Mr. Yappy Chickenizer

    Nov 23, 2008
    Madisonville, TN
    I have a laptop, I can carry it from room to room with me wen need be. And I take shorts breaks to get my chores done. [​IMG] I have to make myself or otherwise Id never get anything done. [​IMG]
  5. ScoobyRoo

    ScoobyRoo Songster

    Aug 21, 2008
    Land of OZ
    I don't. I wait till the kids get home from school and have them do it.[​IMG] Just kidding. they do help out tho. You just have to say ''Shut off this addictive thing off and get yourself to work!"

  6. Wildsky

    Wildsky Wild Egg!

    Oct 13, 2007
    [​IMG] I pop on in the morning to check for PM's like I would emails. I look around and see if anything exciting is going on. then I go do chores, and take care of kids and get them off to school.

    I check back here now and then through the morning, but I'm normally busy with work or something else. Evenings I'm normally around more - depending on whats on tv and what book I'm reading... [​IMG]
  7. smom1976

    smom1976 too many projects too little time!

    May 2, 2008
    Pensacola, FL
    Quote:me too [​IMG]

    lately tv hasnt been that entertaining.. LOL
  8. Wildsky

    Wildsky Wild Egg!

    Oct 13, 2007
    Quote:me too [​IMG]

    lately tv hasnt been that entertaining.. LOL

    [​IMG] OH no, Lost just started back up! [​IMG] I'll be missing when that's on!
  9. kbarrett

    kbarrett Songster

    Nov 12, 2007
    Quote:Can you send me a "How To Guide" complete with pics??? [​IMG]

  10. MissPrissy

    MissPrissy Crowing Premium Member

    May 7, 2007
    Forks, Virginia
    Whose says we do it all every day? I do what I have to do each day and some of what I want to do. Inbetween I check in with BYC and leave a comment here and there.

    I don't read every thread. I don't even try. There are too many. I catch the front page a few times a day and browse the forums I have an interest in.

    Despite what you may think I am no super woman.

    I cook every day. That is my main goal. To put a good meal onthe table for my family.

    Then I tackle the laundry a couple times a week.

    The livestock care is really at a minimum daily. My feeders for the poultry hold over 50lbs each so I don't have to fill feeders daily. Every pen has at least 5 gallons of water available. We fill those every other day. In the winter with the cold I don't have to wash them daily like in the summer. The other animals get a scoop of grain and hay. They have 50 gallon stock tans. The ducks and geese have pools to play in. When I can't get out there I have a DH and a DD who help.

    As for my house - my kids are not all toddlers. I have a 21, 14 and 11 year old DD's. They have to clean their rooms and bathroom, load and unload the dishwasher, bring down and take back up laundry etc.

    No one person can do everything by themselves unless they have endless days and no small kids to run behind and tend.

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