Thursday, October 17, 2013

This cold is hanging around like a bad smell!

All that is really wrong with me now is a small cold, ears which are full and feeling awful tired and fuzzy headed.  Anyhow, rather than going to bed and napping; as all that does is make me not sleep at night, I am keeping busy.

Called the kitchen cabinet guys and they are going to pick up the uppers and the pantry this coming Monday, so I decided the take everything out of the cabinets in preparation for dh to remove them.

This is the kitchen table before I started:
This is the kitchen table after I emptied all the cabinets.
The one good thing with all of this is I got to see what was in my cupboards and have a bit of a clear out.  However one of these days I would love to have a clear kitchen table!  Do you have somewhere in your house that is your dumping ground?

The weather turned out to be nice with a warm wind blowing on Wednesday, so I ended up cutting some grass/running over leaves.  Made sure I had my flaps down hat on to cover up my ears, but it was a gorgeous day to be outside.

I am having a running around day today (Thursday) so looking forward to having a day out of the house.


Anonymous said...

Ours tends to be the dining room table. But I have a 24 hour rule now. If its still there in 24 hours I hide it and don't tell them where it is..heheheh

Cheri said...

You are lucky to have such a large table to put your cupboard stuff on. That's a good size kitchen, I like how there are windows on each side and the wainscotting. The dumping ground my house starts with a small pile beside my chair in the front room then starts spreading to more piles beside the others to keep them organized.

bonsaimum said...

I have a kitchen drawer that I put all my bits and pieces in.

Boopnut said...

One dumping ground?

Jane and Chris said...

I don't have a dumping ground...but Chris does!
I'm out today too...did you see the weather for next Wednesday and Thursday...bravery may be called for.
Jane x

slugmama said...

My family is "horizontal surface challenged" here....meaning every horizontal surface eventually gets covered with crap!

By next Fall though only 2 of us will be here covering all surfaces(and 1 of those will be me!lol)so maybe then I can get a handle on this affliction. lol

sweetlocuslanefarm said...

Go figure Jane blames Chris for the dumping ground! I have a full size sewing room. Need i say more? boy you are really getting a lot done there.

Karen said...

I've had that blasted bug driving me crazy since about the 23 of Sept. I picked it up in Peterborough when my Da died. As my niece the kindergarten teacher says "Peterborough is a constant cesspool of illness"....yah,.
I've been trying to sort out my cupboards too. There are WAY too many pieces of crockery cluttering up the shelves, but I know the minute I send that box off to Value Village, I'll be right back there looking for a replacement!

~Carla~ said...

We have that now as well... ugh! Hoping to feel better tomorrow night so I can see Brad Paisley in concert... :( I should take my Oil of Oregano and head to bed soon I think! Hope you're feeling better soon too!!

Rose said...

I don't know why it is, but since the girls left home, our dining table has gradually got till it catches everything and is hardly ever clear. I really need to get out of that habit.

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