(Closed) What did you get done today? Let’s pass out some gold stars.

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Post # 3
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Honey bee
  • Wedding: May 2011

Good job!!! We’re in our first house too. It is a ton of work. We just had sod laid and it is so hard to keep it alive and get it to grow properly. My Fiance is in Toronto for the week, so it’s been all my responsibility! It sucks. Water, water, water!

I have also been working on laundry, and trying to take care of our 5 month old puppy in 100F heat. I cleaned the kitchen and emptied the dishwasher (possibly my least favorite task).

Now, if I had only gone to the gym, I would be really proud of myseld πŸ˜›

Post # 4
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Honey bee
  • Wedding: January 2011 - Vintage Villas

Yay! I love getting stuff done! I cleaned out my jewelry nook (on a little table in the bedroom, it was looking RIDICULOUS) and I can finally actually get to all of my jewelry without digging through a million things. It looks about a million times better, too!

I also cooked a pretty ridiculous dinner (homemade chimichangas and rice, with some refried black beans! Yummmm) and I have plans to do some more bedroom organizing before I go to sleep!

OH! And I ordered FI’s wedding band today, which I am SO excited about!

Post # 5
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Bumble bee
  • Wedding: May 2009

Good topic, gg!! way to tackle that thistle!! 

 

This week is my first week at my full-time internship/big-kind job and we’re new homeowners also so I’m kind of struggling too! 

 

I got one load of laundry done, played with my dogs and planted some tomato plants that really needed out of the plastic containers. πŸ™‚

Post # 6
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Bumble Beekeeper
  • Wedding: March 2011

I went to Michaels and returned an extra apothecary jar, and then I came home and made lasagna, french bread, and salad for dinner. I am taking a bit of a break.

Post # 7
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617 posts
Busy bee
  • Wedding: November 2010

I got nothing done in the house today. But I did graduate from nursing school, take my oath and get my cap!! πŸ™‚

Post # 8
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Sugar bee
  • Wedding: September 2010

good job! we are in our first home and there’s definitely a LOT of work that takes into maintaining a home. new day, new problem, new project, new etc.

FI’s done an AMAZING job with our landscaping, flower garden, and vegetable planters! πŸ™‚

today… i woke up went to work for 9 hours and now i’m sitting in law school lecture! :X

i’ll be going home to tend to Fiance and our best man (who is staying w us as he is going through the blow of hearing “i want a divorce” last night)

and starting our custom painted aisle runner.

not much, but today’s def been a busy day.

Post # 9
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Worker bee

Oh my gosh didn’t get anything done. I work nights, so worked last night, came home, and got sucked into the internet until 10:30 this morning. Fell asleep, slept past when I was supposed to be at work, so I just decided to take a vacation day lol. So far I’ve taken a shower… gold star for that?

 

Good job everyone else! Which I was being half as productive as everyone else! I have six tomato planters that are begging to be put to use, but I just keep refreshing this site…

Post # 11
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Helper bee
  • Wedding: June 2010

I was out all day getting wedding stuff accomplished. Picked up my dress YAY!! and got our marriage licence. Two key items for a wedding ;). (Some how these two things took 7 hours lol… 2.5 of which was driving to and from our home town.)

Post # 12
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Buzzing bee
  • Wedding: March 2011

Great job all! We booked our wedding reception band today and I paid some bills! and I took a Tae Bo class at they gym that kicked my butt!

Post # 13
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149 posts
Blushing bee
  • Wedding: June 2010

I cleaned our first floor, did a load of laundry, and went to pick up some ribbon and cardstock for tomorrow’s project… πŸ™‚  love getting stuff done- good thread!

Post # 14
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1093 posts
Bumble bee
  • Wedding: Private home

I  put together several spreadsheets, cut out a new bodice for the upcoming renaissance faires, bought fabric for some new skirts and shirts, weeded the yard, my husband mowed the lawn, and then I washed the dog – now we’re settled into the evening watching Mad Men – season 3.  I’m settling into my third boubon and having a wonderful evening with the husband and the newly clean dog.

Post # 15
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Honey Beekeeper
  • Wedding: June 2009

Yay for you!!! Here’s what I did

1) made homemade red potato soup (mmmmm)

2) made low calorie “makeover” strawberry pie

3) mopped the kitchen floor

4) general cleaning/organizing

Ok it doesn’t look like much, hahaha =]

Post # 16
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762 posts
Busy bee
  • Wedding: July 2010

Great job Bees! I got nothing accomplished today. Lost my wedding notebook!!! So all the songs we wrote down to download are missing. My son barely napped and I spent most of the day cleaning up after him but the house is already trashed again. I did do someone’s hair today and made $40. But seeing as though she is also a hairstylist and I need my hair colored too, I will probably be giving it right back to her. Busy busy pointless day.

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