Marvelous Mondays Productivity!!

Discussion in 'Family Life - Stories, Pictures & Updates' started by Momagain1, May 23, 2011.

  1. Momagain1

    Momagain1 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Feb 13, 2011
    Central IL
    I am only posting here to keep myself motivated..I am here way too often..too many here is my to do list for the day:

    1. Eat for me..(uh...12;13 and still not done!) -- DONE had 1/2 PB sandwich

    2. Lunch for kids: (cereal it is!) DONE!!

    3. Get canned black beans on shelf in basement -- DONE
    4. Get all canning supplies in basement that i'm not using right now-- DONE
    5. Empty dishwasher/reload _-- DONE
    6: handwash the rest: -- DONE
    7: wash kitchen floors---
    8: Wash kitchen counters-- DONE
    9: change chicks brooder -- NOT DONE; but put outside..they stink whew! NOW DONE
    10: Laundry - Fold/put away 5 baskets -- DONE
    11: sweep living room floor -- DONE
    12: Dust living room --DONE
    13: wash table off in living room -- DONE
    14; Bring grammas old lamp in & clean it up---
    15: Bring grammas cannign jars in set by set and dishwash them -- (5th set in washer now!)
    16: Homeschool history --
    17 Math HOmeschool started -- cd acting up..try again later..
    18: dinner in crockpot or leftovers -- leftovers win! DONE
    19: orders for business -- DONE
    20: emails for business -- 1 done, several left..
    21: scrub toilets -- DONE
    22: change trash out - DONE
    23: clean girls room: Dust Vaccuum Toys -- DONE Beds -- DONE
    24: call for OSB lumber for outreach--
    25: call for more volunteers- ONE done
    26:clean hot spot from papers in kitchen-- DONE
    27: sweep kitchen- DONE
    28: feed chickens again --pigs! DONE
    29: make doctor phone calls--
    30: bathe girls-- DONE
    31: homework for girls -- DONE
    32: Bathroom; emptied out drawers on a rant lol -- DONE..
    33: Call for carpet delivery -- done
    34: Vaccuum living room -- DONE
    35: organized the canning I've done to make room for new jars -- DONE

    I knwo there is more..but at least I can come here and see my list and think WTHeck am I doing this is my taskmaster list!!

    whats your productivity gonna be today???

    List here so I dont feel alone!!
    Last edited: May 23, 2011
  2. turney31

    turney31 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Sep 14, 2008
    palestine texas
    Girl, please take this in the vein it was intended. I am 51 now but I was you with that list. My body is broken. I wish I had learned to say NO and slowed down when I was warned to. [​IMG]

    Cleaning and scrubbing can wait till tomorrow.... for babies grow up we've learned to our sorrow.

    So quiet down cobwebs, dust go to sleep.... I'm rocking my baby and babies don't keep.

    Author unknown

    Your time with your children is but a blink in time...... and when they are gone, you will give anything to have just one more day. [​IMG]

  3. Raiquee

    Raiquee Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jun 15, 2010
    Big Bend, WI
    I will list, I am such a lister! It keeps me way motivated to be able to cross things off!

    *Get out and check out damage to garden that storms caused
    *Feed ducks
    *Clean kitchen
    *Fold Laundry (3 baskets)
    *Do a load of dishes & bottles
    *Make dinner (Gonna make a chicken salad, so easy!)
    *Run to grocery store when DH comes home
    *Run to Target to re-stock on diapers

    Doesn't sound like a lot but i'm potty training DS3 and have a DS who is a month old on my hip. Soo, if I manage to get his done I will really be amazed with myself. Maybe i'll be able to reward myself with some chocolate [​IMG] Now THATS motivation!
  4. Momagain1

    Momagain1 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Feb 13, 2011
    Central IL
    I understand; normally I wouldnt be so hectic; but this week it HAS to get done; no putting it off...
    I have 15 or so ppl showing up at my house starting friday evening to get this outreach done..and I
    my house is littered w/nastiness due to me being down n out w/migraines/headaches the last couple weeks..
    so I'm dividing my days up into lists..todays list is huge; tomorrow; not as much..but I have to have it all done
    by wed. night..including the garage...
    because on thursday I'm packing my neighbors stuff up for the outreach and friday I have ppl coming over..and have
    to oversee it all..

    next week it will be MUCH calmer..this week; it just my hell week...but you are right...if I would keep going at this pace
    all of the time; I'll be broken too...

    I like the author unknown poem.. :) & thanks for your kind words!
  5. ranchhand

    ranchhand Rest in Peace 1956-2011

    Aug 25, 2008
    Are the kids helping with the trash, toilet cleaning, etc? They certainly old enough to be helping out, and it would really help you.
  6. Momagain1

    Momagain1 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Feb 13, 2011
    Central IL

    Lydia has picked up her room, made her bed (sorta)..she's 5...
    Jeron is cleaning the bathroom...I'll tweak it at the end...


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