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Re: Re:housecleaning

Kitty: Yeah, but my ma didn't raise me to be the mouthy, opinionated,
strong willed woman I am today either, so I try not to let that bother
me too much!! LOL!!!

Melody, IA (Z 5/4)

"The most beautiful thing we can experience is the mysterious."    
--Albert Einstein

 --- On Tue 10/14, Kitty < kmrsy@comcast.net > wrote:
From: Kitty [mailto: kmrsy@comcast.net]
To: gardenchat@hort.net
Date: Tue, 14 Oct 2003 19:25:21 -0500
Subject: Re: [CHAT] Re:housecleaning

Chuckle...however, the conflict arises when you realize your mother
didn't<br>raise you to be this way.<br><br>Kitty<br><br>----- Original
Message ----- <br>From: "Daniel Roman" <djroman@worldnet.att.net><br>To:
<gardenchat@hort.net><br>Sent: Tuesday, October 14, 2003 3:18
PM<br>Subject: Re: [CHAT] Re:housecleaning<br><br><br>> I have a sign in
my den that says "This place was clean yesterday. Sorry<br>you<br>>
missed it." I no longer worry what people think. If the dust bothers
them,<br>I<br>> hand them a dust rag.<br>><br>> Dan<br>><br>> -----
Original Message -----<br>> From: <kmrsy@comcast.net><br>> To:
<gardenchat@hort.net><br>> Sent: Tuesday, October 14, 2003 3:32 PM<br>>
Subject: [CHAT] Re:housecleaning<br>><br>><br>> > I am a conflicted
housekeeper. I like things relatively neat and clean,<br>> > but darn
it, if I cleaned a mirror (a counter, a floor)it should stay<br>> >
clean! Why must I keep doing these things over and over? Because I'm
a<br>> > slob.<br>> ><br>> ><br>> > I like things uncluttered and where
they're supposed to be, but that<br>> > means I have to put things away.
I don't always manage to do that; don't<br>> > always have time. So
things get messy and when I can't take it anymore I<br>> > fly through
the house like Taz scooping things up and putting them away.<br>> ><br>>
><br>> > I know if I didn't live alone, things would be neater, but
since it's<br>> > just me, it gets cleaned when it bothers me, not when
I worry about it<br>> > embarassing me. Well, then, too, but it doesn't
come up often.<br>> ><br>> ><br>> > Kitty<br>> > > Donna - I wasn't
kidding when I said I was leaving all the cobwebs up<br>> > > until
Halloween. They're in every room in the house. I know it's
time<br>to<br>> > > vacuum when Sugar stops laying on the floor and sits
up on the<br>furniture<br>> > > and looks at me like "yo Miss Thang - is
the vacuum cleaner busted or<br>> > > what?". Dusting? Ha, about the
time I can plant petunias on the<br>> > > furniture, I dust. Like Pat
says - the only time I really go all

out<br>on<br>> > > the house is when Jesse comes to vist. Nuff said
about my cleaning??<br>> > ><br>> > ><br>> > > LOL<br>> > ><br>> > >
---------- Original Message ----------------------------------<br>> > >
From: "Donna" <justme@prairieinet.net><br>> > > Reply-To:
gardenchat@hort.net<br>> > > Date: Tue, 14 Oct 2003 12:12:09 -0500<br>>
> ><br>> > > >Curious how many of us are lax in the cleaning department
during the<br>> gardening<br>> > > season?<br>> > > ><br>> > >
>Personally find myself running and attempting to be outdoors in
our<br>> > > >short season. Housework, other than some thing, are on
hold till fall<br>> > > >here. Currently my house is a disaster and now
that the weather will<br>be<br>> > > >getting cold, a good cleaning is
in order.<br>> > > ><br>> > > ><br>> > > >The weather has been great,
but last night it started raining, now<br>> > > >windy, and colder by
the minute.... not going to fight the frost if<br>it<br>> > > >does get
that low anymore... time for getting ready for winter<br>here...<br>> >
> ><br>> > > ><br>> > > >Donna<br>> > > ><br>> > > ><br>> > > >> Dusting
has never been a big issue here!<br>> > > ><br>> > > >> Kitty<br>> > >
><br>> > >
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><br>> > ><br>> > > --<br>> > > Pam Evans<br>> > > Kemp TX/zone 8A<br>>
> ><br>> > ><br>> > ><br>> > > --<br>> > ><br>> > >
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