I wasn’t even as stiff as I thought I’d be after the golf so my day started out well with our brisk early morning walk before getting home to do the ‘rescue-after-the-weekend’ duties. I however have a nice system going with a little of the ‘must do’ mixed with a little of the ‘want to do’. So I’d never just be cleaning like crazy, instead I’d do a little cleaning i.e. collect all the laundry and start the washing machine and then take a little ‘me’ time by reading a couple of blogs, back to work alternated by a little play and in the end all gets done.
The only part in this system that I don’t like is when I have to drive anywhere which is the case this morning. I have lamb shank curry with spinach on the menu for tonight and need a couple of ingredients. Driving anywhere just seems to take such a chunk out of the day for once I have to go out I always think that it is a good idea to run a couple of other errands while out , in the end losing valuable hours of the day.
Today’s trip however paid off as after purchasing a Max Factor product I got a watch for free. Way too much ‘bling’ for me but the blonde loved it – can’t imagine her not loving anything that is for free.
Back home the gears started rolling again and I even got dear old mom to sit outside while I cooked, unpacked the dishwasher and folded laundry. Did the ironing too and early evening with the aroma of curried lamb filling the house, I could kick back and page through a magazine while waiting for the rice to cook.
I might just get some quilting done this evening.