Monthly Archives: April 2020

Early Morning Jog Motivated Me to Declutter and Reorganise the Fridge

I knew today was going to be busy at work so to help energise me, I got up a bit earlier and went for a brief lockdown-style jog in the sunshine (second one this week). Once back, I had enough … Continue reading

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Today I Felt Energised All Day. Now For a Nice Relaxing Evening

I had to set an alarm last night because I actually had a supermarket delivery at 9am this morning and I didn’t want to be woken up with a knock at the door (yes, I got delivery slot by chance … Continue reading

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A Brisk Walk Followed by Old Family Videos and Some Tidying Up

I had a brief walk/jog outside this morning, which is the first time since the lockdown. This morning I just felt like it. I kind of felt a bit uneasy about going out though but didn’t leave myself much time … Continue reading

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The Older you Are the More you Have, and the Harder it is to Get Rid of Things

This statement has some truth to it, and sometimes I use it as an excuse for having so much. I had a busy working day today and then this evening I was faced with this stuff that I’d placed by … Continue reading

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Wunderlist is Shutting Down, so I’ve Moved my Lists and Tasks to Microsoft To Do

I was horrified for a brief moment last night when I saw an email in my inbox saying that the Wunderlist app, that I use for all of my lists and tasks, is shutting down on 6 May. It’s an … Continue reading

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Decluttering the Ingredients in my Fridge for Today’s Dinner

Today I kept hearing the words ‘I’m hungry’ from the girls. I was working, and although we had a small jacket potato with a little bit of left over chilli at lunchtime, it still didn’t stop them being ravenous by … Continue reading

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An Out of Control Utility Room. How Can the Smallest Room be the Messiest One?

It’s become a bit of a dumping ground really and I’d finally had enough this morning. I was up early because I heard the rubbish truck outside and panicked as I’d only put the food waste bin out last night … Continue reading

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Making Use of Plant Pots and a Solar Lantern From the Garage

My seeds have been doing well in the conservatory from when I planted them just over two weeks ago. Here is one successful tray of seedlings 🌱 … As mentioned yesterday, I searched the depths of the garage for some … Continue reading

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Easter Fun, Continued Decluttering, a Movie and a Tasty Dinner

Even though my children are teenagers, they still love the Easter egg fun. I don’t think that there should be an age limit do you? The cream eggs were eaten before breakfast and I think they started on the large … Continue reading

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Decluttering the Final Corner of the Conservatory and Re-sorting Rubbish Bags (Who Else Does That?)

I got up earlier than usual this morning and before anyone had even got up, I had moved everything from the final corner of the conservatory so that I could clean it. I then started rearranged the furniture again. There … Continue reading

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