Advertisement -- Learn more about ads on this site.


    SAINTBETH   46,909
SparkPoints
40,000-49,999 SparkPoints
 
 

Procrastination


Tuesday, December 18, 2012

Yesterday I thought about doing the laundry. It was a bit rainy and I live in a usually sunny climate. So I knew that the laundromat would be more crowded than usual.

Today I finally got the clothes together and went as early as possible. It was still busier than usual. But I go two loads done. Hooray!

My mother taught me a valuable lesson: the housework will be there when you get back. And it will still be there until it is a convenient time to do it.

Also, my house stays cleaner when I don't wear my glasses.
emoticon
SHARE

Member Comments About This Blog Post:
GLITTER60 12/20/2012 6:46PM

    i always put off dusting as long as possible. i had to sweep the front stoop because leaves were following me into the house.
but i usually put that off also as long as possible.

Report Inappropriate Comment
SAINTBERNARD6 12/19/2012 4:27PM

    Isn't it amazing how much cleaner things look without the glasses??........hehehe

Report Inappropriate Comment
CATBEFIT 12/19/2012 10:06AM

    Yes the cleaning can always wait -- until some calls to tell me they are on their way to my house!!

Report Inappropriate Comment
LOOKINGUP2012 12/19/2012 8:20AM

    Love your mom's lesson!

Report Inappropriate Comment
NEWKATHYNOW 12/18/2012 9:22PM

    emoticon

Report Inappropriate Comment
NASFKAB 12/18/2012 8:08PM

  freat

Report Inappropriate Comment
DARLY55 12/18/2012 7:20PM

    Good one Saint! emoticon

Report Inappropriate Comment
CATLADY52 12/18/2012 6:42PM

    Housework seems to never be DONE, even when you are moving across the country. But that is a goodhousekeeping trick you have. I should not were my glasses more often. emoticon emoticon

Report Inappropriate Comment
MERRYMARY42 12/18/2012 6:25PM

    smart Mom, I had to come in and see what you were writing about my middle name emoticon

Report Inappropriate Comment
PHEBESS 12/18/2012 3:48PM

    I like your mom's philosophy!

Report Inappropriate Comment
JACKIE542 12/18/2012 3:37PM

    Cute. emoticon

Report Inappropriate Comment
OTEN36 12/18/2012 2:50PM

    Very cool tip on losing the glasses!
I just finished my laundry up now.
Dishes done. Now am going to make some ham puffs for a Christmas luncheon my water aerobics group is having tomorrow.
I will make sure to work out extra this afternoon and get 90 minutes in the water tomorrow before the luncheon.
Also only take half potions.
I want to enjoy this Christmas season but not regret my bad mistakes come Dec 26th.
Have a great Tuesday!
Dee emoticon

Report Inappropriate Comment
PLAYBLUES22 12/18/2012 2:37PM

    Sweetie, your Mother is very wise....

Report Inappropriate Comment

Add Your Comment to the Blog Post


Log in to post a comment.
 


Other Entries by SAINTBETH