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Re: Way OT

Kitty, I'm in total sympathy with you.  I'm a terrible housekeeper, too.
It's not that I don't enjoy a clean house - I just usually have so many
more interesting things to do, and I am constitutionally opposed to
spending time and effort doing something that will just have to be done
again in a short time. 
Your sister must know this about you, and must be prepared for it, so
why knock yourself out.
When Chet retired some years back he declared that since I was still
working a lot, and since I made such a thing about housework, he would
take on those chores. No big deal.  Of course he could handle them with
his eyes closed.  It was nearly six weeks before he hired a woman to 
come in every other week to do the heavy cleaning.  In my opinion, that's
the best answer - beats any machine you could buy.
In a message dated 9/1/2008 8:43:38 AM Eastern Daylight Time, 
kmrsy@comcast.net writes:

I confess, I am an awful housekeeper.  My mom taught me how to do it right 
I scrubbed the bathroom shower yesterday  as my sister is coming for a 
visit. And today I remember why I don't do it often.  I have a crippling 
headache from the fumes.  I've tried that Shower Shine stuff you spray after 
every shower, but can't handle those fumes either.
So, to get away from the chemicals, I went to Lowe's and bought one of those 
Scrubbing Bubbles shower cleaning machines.  It's supposed to spray for 12 
seconds.  It only sprays for 6.  Guess I'll call customer service tomorrow.

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