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It was good while it lasted

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Sharron Report 6 Jun 2021 18:57

It looks like, having closed down for a very long period of Rand R, Sharron is returning to the world.

The house has deteriorated before my very eyes since I lost the plot and I could not get my mind to contemplate doing anything about it. All too big and frightening!

Today, I said to OH that we would do two hours of dealing with it. We set the egg timer for an hour and then re-set it when it rang and we now have an immaculate quarter of a kitchen with everything washed and organized.

Tomorrow, we intend to do another two hours together.

Not only did we do that but I sent him out to pick elderflowers in next-doors garden to make cordial.

Oh bugger! She's back!


maggiewinchester Report 6 Jun 2021 18:58

:-D :-D :-D <3


Bobtanian Report 6 Jun 2021 20:16

cant keep a 'good' girl down...!


Sharron Report 6 Jun 2021 20:17

Well, what has that to do with me?


Island Report 6 Jun 2021 21:10

Who said romance was dead? :-D


Sharron Report 6 Jun 2021 21:40

Not very romantic but he did his best to get me through my long, dark time.


SylviaInCanada Report 6 Jun 2021 23:08

Good to hear <3


Kay Report 6 Jun 2021 23:29

Aw, bless you. Up and onwards, eh girl???!!!


Jacqueline Report 7 Jun 2021 18:04

Like the egg times approach. I used to set the oven timer for five minutes when I got in from work when first married more than fifty yeards ago. Its amazing what can be done in such a small amount of time when young and enthusiastic.


Sharron Report 7 Jun 2021 18:21

OH went shopping today and I had a bath so we only did an hour together but there is another clean, organized bit of kitchen.


Caroline Report 7 Jun 2021 19:20

Sounds like a sensible approach to a big task....I on the other hand am just too lazy to even set the medical reason just too lazy... :-)


Sharron Report 9 Jun 2021 11:23

After ten man-hours, we now have half a clean kitchen.

We thought we might do the bit between the kitchen and wet room next but not today because I really must cook something and the chard plants need going in.

I am pleased to have made a start.

Just need to keep up the momentum now.


maggiewinchester Report 9 Jun 2021 13:52

I'm still at the stage of opening the spare room door - then closing it! :-D
I know how it COULD look, if all the dumped stuff (dumped as in shoved in there by removal men) was re-arranged, but I know some of it is too heavy for me to move on my own :-(