Archive for: Home Is Where The Chaos Is

Aug 24th, 2010

Kitchen cupboards of DOOOOOM!

You know that cupboard that you just throw things in that don’t really have a home elsewhere? The one where nothing stacks neatly and you can never find anything in it? No, not the Tupperware cupboard…what? You mean there’s not supposed to be two cupboards like that? Oh. Never mind then. I started out to […]

Aug 23rd, 2010

Monday miscellany and menu plan

Today was Wacky Hair Day at the school. A gold coin donation is collected for something or other, I forget what and the kids couldn’t remember either, I guess the excitement of silly hairdo competitions and not having to wear school uniforms wipes all other considerations from mind. We did lots of decluttering on the […]

Aug 21st, 2010

Election Day bits and bobs

I had a fabulous time on Friday night, eating, drinking and talking into the wee small hours with good friends. Thanks to Toni for having us at her house, to Ariane for yummy pumpkin and potato and leek soups and to Cate for scrumptious apple dessert and a boyfriend who drove me home at 3:00am. […]

Aug 20th, 2010

Friday Fragments

Hosted by Mrs4444. Time for the end of week mental declutter that is Friday Fragments. Let’s see what’s floating about in here shall we? **** I did my 6th Kiva loan this week, which apparently makes me an average Kiva lender. Must do better. I’m going to stop buying Macca’s coffee on work mornings and […]

Aug 18th, 2010

Bog plost

This post title brought to you by half a bottle of St Hallett GST (Grenache-Shiraz-Touriga) and far too little sleep. Lounge room corner the second. This one I get to blame the kids for. Mostly. *waves magic wand* (Also known as getting the husband to do most of the work because he’s the one that […]

Aug 16th, 2010

Declutter of the day

The other half of the cupboards under the stove top, mostly Tupperware and Corning Ware, and the Christmas dinner service tucked away in the corner cupboard down beside the dishwasher. I pulled pretty much everything out, matched lids with containers and put it all back again. What I really should do is cull, there are […]