Archive for: Home Is Where The Chaos Is

Aug 4th, 2010

Token effort

I kept falling asleep on the lounge with my laptop on my knee last night as I tried to slog my way through the stuff that needed to be done by this morning. I ended up going to bed for real at 4:30am after doing about 4 hours actual work and experiencing several unsatisfactory involuntary […]

Aug 3rd, 2010


Right at this very minute I am blogging, eating dessert and playing Star Munchkin with the family. Before doing this I did my declutter of the day while Adam cooked dessert, Tom practiced his flute, David cleaned up from dinner and Caitlin got changed for bed and put her laundry on. The Enjo and stuff […]

Aug 2nd, 2010

The linen cupboards

I don’t know why I thought this would be a quick job. Two hours I spent sorting through, re-folding and organising these cupboards. And that’s without dealing with the random piles of stuff strewn around our bedroom and draped over the gym equipment. Oh well, it’s better than nothing. Before After What you can’t see […]

Aug 1st, 2010

Less talk, more action

Today we began the first step in the process of getting our house under control and ready for renovations and, hopefully, extensions. We’re starting by moving the communal study (3 computer desks) from its current home in one of the upstairs bedrooms to the room downstairs that has until now been Adam’s study. Adam’s study […]