Monday Plans

Today is the first day of our homeschool..

Here’s what I’m going to try to accomplish.

  • School
  • Consultant work
  • Enter one x
  • Write 10 eBay items (for myself and the other ID’s I manage)
  • Write 10 Amazon items (for the other ID’s I manage
  • Dinner: Bacon Cheeseburgers, fries, Mac & Cheese
  • Spreadsheet of promo
  • Clean up from Midwest Tea Festival
  • Meeting at 1:00pm
  • Meeting at 2:00pm
  • Find #6’s spelling book
  • Figure out what to do with all of these brand new swimsuits.. (they need to be written up.. but I have more pressing things)
  • Clean out Car
  • Clean chinchilla cage

What’s Happening Wednesday 6-27-2018

These last few years I feel like I’ve fallen, got back up and fallen again.  Over and over and well.. over.  I hope if you find your self on the ground you rise!

  • School
  • Consultant work
  • Write up listings for both ID’s
  • Find new netflix show to watch
  • Paint Dresser
  • Clean off Desk
  • Dinner= Something out.
  • Take Boys to Youth Group
  • Have #4 work on inventory
  • Run the chinchillas.
  • Clean Up the outlet  (more on this later)


List: Jobs I’ve had as Child/Young Adult


High School

  • Lifeguard
  • Swim instructor
  • Cashier/meat counter at a butcher shop
  • Cashier at a grocery store
  • Telemarketer for a carpet cleaning company
  • Cashier at a garden center
  • Waitress/napkin folder at a Chinese Restaurant (for 3 hours)
  • I sold candy at school out of my backpack that I bought at Sam’s everyday.  I made about 30.00 a day. (it help pay for college)


  • Asst Manager at an arcade
  • Asst Manager at an accessory store
  • Part Time Fleet department secretary
  • Carsales


  • Customer relations Manager (car dealership)
  • Finance Manager
  • Sales Manager/Closer (car dealership)
  • Auto body shop manager
  • Wife
  • Stay at home mom
  • Art teacher
  • eBay Queen
  • Newspaper columnist
  • Youth Director

The Mother of All Lists..

Sweet mother of pearl…

You probably know I like lists.  I thought I would share a couple of lists I made this weekend… because well… it's what I do.

Dinner/Plans tentative for the next few weeks.

  • Sunday (today)  Thanksgiving Dinner at Church, Dance practice, pretzel dogs
  • Monday: Turkey Pot Pie, Dance, library program, Mission Trip Meeting
  • Tuesday: Chili Mac, Game Night and Awanas Skating
  • Wednesday: Beauty appt, Lunch with Family and dinner leftovers.
  • Thursday: Thanksgiving Dinner
  • Friday: Leftovers, Black Friday stuff
  • Saturday: Fried Chicken: (wrap packages)
  • Sunday: Turkey Tetrazzini, Church,
  • Monday: Pot Roast, Stalking trial, Dance
  • Tuesday: Swiss Steak
  • Wednesday:  dinner out, Youth Group, market delivery
  • Thursday: Chili, Girl Scouts and Market
  • Friday: Tacos, Market
  • Saturday: Steak
  • Sunday: Dinner Out, Church and Advent Craft night

Thanksgiving grocery list

potatoes, sweet potatoes, turkey, French bread, corn bread, sausage, chicken broth, pecans, brown sugar, green beans (fresh), cream of mush soup, onion, crunchy onion, bacon, karo dark syrup, eggs, flour, sour cream, milk, cranberries, sugar, jelly cranberry stuff, water chestnuts

Thanksgiving Meal:

Turkey, mashed potatoes, gravy, green bean casserole, dressing, garlic green beans, praline sweet potatoes, home made croissants, pecan pie, pumpkin pie and chocolate cake.

Miscellaneous list of stuff to do

  • Clean behind the chair
  • Clean up the toy area
  • Girl Scout Cookies.. what the hell do we do with those? Sell them would be good.
  • Christmas stuff up
  • Pictures in frames
  • Clean out freakin' car
  • Calendar up with velcro
  • advent craft list
  • Clean green bathroom
  • Get the bumpers back in #6's bed
  • Dirty Clothes down
  • mop and vacuum floors
  • Clean ceiling trim
  • stairs: clean and vacuum
  • Wipe down walls and the grubby light switches
  • School room clean up
  • Get my timeline read with pictures
  • Christmas list from children
  • start croissants


  • Change for Girl Scout Cookies
  • Get $ for Jodi
  • Shower baskets for each child
  • strips of velcro

Potential Advent Craft List

  • Family plates
  • Glass ornaments (to paint)
  • Holiday cards
  • Bird ornaments
  • gift tags
  • decorate cookies
  • something with clay.. I'm just not sure what
  • Cinnamon "puffy" ornaments
  • Picture frame
  • Small felt stocking
  • melted snowman ornaments
  • some kind of tree