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Re: Re:housecleaning

What is your zodiac sign Kitty?

Jesse Rene' Bell
Claremore, OK
Zone 6

From: kmrsy@comcast.net
Reply-To: gardenchat@hort.net
To: gardenchat@hort.net
Subject: [CHAT] Re:housecleaning
Date: Tue, 14 Oct 2003 19:32:56 +0000

I am a conflicted housekeeper. I like things relatively neat and clean,
but darn it, if I cleaned a mirror (a counter, a floor)it should stay
clean! Why must I keep doing these things over and over? Because I'm a

I like things uncluttered and where they're supposed to be, but that
means I have to put things away. I don't always manage to do that; don't
always have time. So things get messy and when I can't take it anymore I
fly through the house like Taz scooping things up and putting them away.

I know if I didn't live alone, things would be neater, but since it's
just me, it gets cleaned when it bothers me, not when I worry about it
embarassing me. Well, then, too, but it doesn't come up often.

> Donna - I wasn't kidding when I said I was leaving all the cobwebs up
> until Halloween. They're in every room in the house. I know it's time to
> vacuum when Sugar stops laying on the floor and sits up on the furniture
> and looks at me like "yo Miss Thang - is the vacuum cleaner busted or
> what?". Dusting? Ha, about the time I can plant petunias on the
> furniture, I dust. Like Pat says - the only time I really go all out on
> the house is when Jesse comes to vist. Nuff said about my cleaning??
> ---------- Original Message ----------------------------------
> From: "Donna" <justme@prairieinet.net>
> Reply-To: gardenchat@hort.net
> Date: Tue, 14 Oct 2003 12:12:09 -0500
> >Curious how many of us are lax in the cleaning department during the gardening
> season?
> >
> >Personally find myself running and attempting to be outdoors in our
> >short season. Housework, other than some thing, are on hold till fall
> >here. Currently my house is a disaster and now that the weather will be
> >getting cold, a good cleaning is in order.
> >
> >
> >The weather has been great, but last night it started raining, now
> >windy, and colder by the minute.... not going to fight the frost if it
> >does get that low anymore... time for getting ready for winter here...
> >
> >
> >Donna
> >
> >
> >> Dusting has never been a big issue here!
> >
> >> Kitty
> >
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> --
> Pam Evans
> Kemp TX/zone 8A
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