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    Default 2010 Weekly Pyramid Challenge - Week 3

    I'm going with the giant list this week, it worked so well for me in December.

    I don't have all 43 items yet, will add to it as I think of them.

    1. Fling 5 things
    2. Fling 5 things
    3. Fling 5 things
    4. Fling 5 things
    5. Fling 5 things
    6. Fling 5 things
    7. Fling 5 things
    8. Update challenges and signature
    9. Scanning 15 minutes
    10. Scanning 15 minutes
    11. Verify and shred 15 minutes
    12. Verify and shred 15 minutes
    13. Mail receipts and cheque
    14. Pending file 15 minutes
    15. Sort tax file
    16. Go to hardware store
    17. Replace furnace filter
    18. Water meter reading
    19. Pay gas bill
    20. Ebay feedback

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    Thanks MW for getting us started!

    I too am going to list all 43 and remove as completed.

    1. Wash/dry/put away one load of clothes
    2. Wash/refill animal dishes
    3. Wash rug under animal dishes
    4. Head to Canada on Wed
    5. Get pic taken for health card
    6. Go to appointment
    7. Visit with Mom
    8. Wash/dry/put away one load of clothes
    9. Make set of 6 coasters
    10. Read for 1/2 hour
    11. Fling 5 items
    12. Wash/dry/put away one load of clothes
    13. Take all garbage to dumpster
    14. Chip ice off of steps
    15. Clean litter box everyday
    16. Gas up car
    17. Listen to Spanish tape
    18. Cut sashing for quilt
    19. Wash and put away Christmas tablerunner
    20. Dust livingroom
    21. Vacumm all carpets
    22. Sweep all floors
    23. Wipe down stove
    24. Wipe down fridge
    25. Bake treats
    26. Clean off LR end table
    27. Brush animals
    28. Work on FF flowers
    29. Finish second tablerunner
    30. Wipe down laundry area
    31. Clean microwave
    32. Clean off top of microwave
    33. Clean off kitchen counters
    34. Clean off top of fridge
    35. Take items to storage trailer
    36. Deep clean bathrooms
    37. Wash/dry/put away one load of clothes
    38. Sew lace onto pillow
    39. Stuff pillow and close seam
    40. Make two snowman pillows for Christmas gift
    41. Take down outside decorations
    42. Clean out one dresser drawer
    43. Take 1/2 hour for myself




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    I like your format debbiecat.. Hope you don't mind if I steal it

    1. Clean off table
    2. Sweep
    3. Swiffer
    4. Change shower curtain liner
    5. Hang ivy above arch
    6. Change litter box
    7. Change pet dishes
    8. Make whole chicken
    9. Clean off deep freeze
    10. Put away Christmas stuff
    11. Take Christmas stuff to storage
    12. List stuff on list on craigslist
    13. Get rid of extra on freecycle
    14. Clean 1 shelf in office
    15. Clean 1 shelf in office
    16. Clean 1 shelf in office
    17. Clean out file drawer
    18. Get rid of one hanging file box
    19. Take pictures out of frames
    20. Take pictures of pictures
    21. Put pictures in portfolio and post pics
    22. Scan all important docs and shred
    23. Dust entertainment center
    24. Put up lr decorations
    25. Go thru photo albums
    26. Do all laundry
    27. Fold and put away all laundry
    28. Balance checkbook
    29. Mail in rebate
    30. Fling 50 things
    31. Wash dishes everyday
    32. Put 5 CDs on computer
    33. Change camera battery
    34. Go thru stockpile what van I get rid of?
    35. Take sled, plastic tubes, ok at least 1 load to DI out of storage
    36. Vacu bedroom and livingroom
    37. Find permanent home for ps2
    38. Move tv in bedroom
    39. Make and stick to meal plan so there is nooo eating out
    40. change front blinds
    41. Post to ff
    42. Post update to challenges
    43. Do an electricity audit

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    The rest of my list

    1. Give dh some shredding
    2. Receipts and items for return to dh
    3. Send dh email request for financial items he has at work
    4. Make spaghetti sauce
    5. Order Ikea catalogue
    6. Look for matching trim at HD
    7. Look for matching panelling for basement
    8. Rip down a wall (terrified to do this! will I find mice??)
    9. Clean up stroller in garage
    10. Buy smaller booster seat for ds and replace
    11. Make list of jobs to be done around the house
    12. Work on quilt
    13. Work on quilt
    14. Work on quilt
    15. Work on quilt
    16. Work on quilt
    17. Make list of clothes to sew for kids
    18. List something on kijiji
    19. Sort an envelope in closet
    20. Clean off bookshelf in bedroom
    21. Print the house-plans found on internet and paste into scrapbook
    22. Find one new recipe
    23. Come up with Indiana Jones themed activities for homeschool

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    Mahalo for getting us started Monkey Wrangler!!

    I am heading back to work this week so this will really help me shift gears!!

    1. Wash all quilts and pillows from preschool
    2. 1/2 hour daily work on finances
    3. Create weekly meal plan
    4. Grocery shop one this week
    5. Mail paperwork re fall.
    6. Work on Valentine cards
    7. Redwork embroidery
    8. Plan wardrobe for the week
    9. Wed - PT
    10. Fri- haircut
    11. Fri - PT
    12. Fri - deliver car to friend
    13. Fri - DH to airport
    14. Sat - all day class
    15. Sat - make snack for class
    16. 15 min daily work on online class
    17. 15 min daily work on master bedroom
    18. Sort through books
    19. Bring books-to-share to pool
    20. PT exercise at home daily
    21. Ride bike daily
    22. Daily clean off couch
    23. Mend clothes
    24. Take down Christmas wall hanging
    25. Scan mother's picture
    26. Finish mailing Hawaiian calendars
    27. Call Montana friends
    28. Pay bills
    29. Update 2010 financial records
    30. Deposit to Sinking Fund
    31. Strip bed linens
    32. Make bed with fresh linens
    33. Clothing laundry
    34. Towels and linens laundry
    35. Move DH's soccer referee shirts downstairs
    36. Pack goodies for DD
    37. Bday card to Liz
    38. Call Jessica about Pilates DVD
    39. Clean off top of refrigerator
    40. Figure out how to work in pool time
    41. FV - Valentine card swap
    42. Continuously prep for yard sale
    43. Plant herbs

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    1. 1. Fling 5 things
      2. Fling 5 things

      3. Fling 5 things
      4. Fling 5 things
      5. Fling 5 things
      6. Fling 5 things
      7. Fling 5 things
      8. Update challenges and signature
      9. Scanning 15 minutes
      10. Scanning 15 minutes
      11. Verify and shred 15 minutes
      12. Verify and shred 15 minutes
      13. Mail receipts and cheque
      14. Pending file 15 minutes
      15. Sort tax file
      16. Go to hardware store
      17. Replace furnace filter
      18. Water meter reading
      19. Pay gas bill
      20. Ebay feedback
    2. Give dh some shredding
    3. Receipts and items for return to dh
    4. Send dh email request for financial items he has at work
    5. Make spaghetti sauce
    6. Order Ikea catalogue
    7. Look for matching trim at HD
    8. Look for matching panelling for basement
    9. Rip down a wall (terrified to do this! will I find mice??)
    10. Clean up stroller in garage
    11. Buy smaller booster seat for ds and replace
    12. Make list of jobs to be done around the house
    13. Work on quilt
    14. Work on quilt
    15. Work on quilt
    16. Work on quilt
    17. Work on quilt
    18. Make list of clothes to sew for kids
    19. List something on kijiji
    20. Sort an envelope in closet
    21. Clean off bookshelf in bedroom
    22. Print the house-plans found on internet and paste into scrapbook
    23. Find one new recipe
    24. Come up with Indiana Jones themed activities for homeschool

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    Have my list together will post it when I can get on the real computer.

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    I too am going to list all 43 and remove as completed.

    1. Wash/dry/put away one load of clothes
    4. Head to Canada on Wed
    5. Get pic taken for health card
    6. Go to appointment
    7. Visit with Mom
    8. Wash/dry/put away one load of clothes
    9. Make set of 6 coasters
    10. Read for 1/2 hour
    11. Fling 5 items
    12. Wash/dry/put away one load of clothes
    13. Take all garbage to dumpster
    15. Clean litter box everyday
    16. Gas up car
    17. Listen to Spanish tape
    18. Cut sashing for quilt
    19. Wash and put away Christmas tablerunner
    20. Dust livingroom
    21. Vacumm all carpets
    22. Sweep all floors
    24. Wipe down fridge
    25. Bake treats
    26. Clean off LR end table
    28. Work on FF flowers
    29. Finish second tablerunner
    31. Clean microwave
    32. Clean off top of microwave
    34. Clean off top of fridge
    35. Take items to storage trailer
    36. Deep clean bathrooms
    37. Wash/dry/put away one load of clothes
    38. Sew lace onto pillow
    39. Stuff pillow and close seam
    40. Make two snowman pillows for Christmas gift
    41. Take down outside decorations
    42. Clean out one dresser drawer
    43. Take 1/2 hour for myself




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    I am going to use MonkeyWrangler's approach and see how it works this week.

    1. Print preschool app
    2. Find Baptism Cert for DD
    3. Find Birth Certificate
    4. Complete preschool app
    5. Make copy of above documents
    6. Find mall gift card
    7. Find xBox controller
    8. Spend 15 minutes un-Christmasing house
    9. Clean backseat of car
    10. Drop off dry cleaning
    11. Decide of items to list of Craigslist
    12. Pics of said items
    13. List said items
    14. Clean out laundry basket of randomness in bedroom
    15. Gather ornaments DD's been playing with
    16. Find MRI bill
    17. First coat on back door
    18. First coat on laundry door
    19. Change outdoor flag from Christmas to Mardi Gras
    20. Find restaurant options to eat at before ball
    21. Send mass email to dinner participants
    22. Make reservation (if decision has been made)
    23. Fill out February tithe envies
    24. Continue weeding out DD's outgrown clothes
    25. Clean toys from under sofa
    26. Clean toys from under loveseat
    27. Make a list of things to get ready for the ball
    28. Sweep kitchen
    29. Vacuum living rooms (including under furniture)
    30. Spend 15 more minutes de-Christmasing
    31. Spend 15 more minutes de-Christmasing
    32. Second coat on back door
    33. Second coat on laundry room door
    34. Return dishes to mom
    34. Return dishes to other family
    35. Clean "dumping ground" in bedroom
    36. Pickup misc. clothes in bedroom
    37. Get DH to put fall and Halloween stuff into attic
    38. Reconcile bank account
    39. Find appt card from ortho appt
    40. TBA
    41. TBA
    42. TBA
    43. TBA

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    3. Fling 5 things
    4. Fling 5 things
    5. Fling 5 things
    6. Fling 5 things
    7. Fling 5 things
    8. Update challenges and signature
    9. Scanning 15 minutes
    10. Scanning 15 minutes
    11. Verify and shred 15 minutes
    12. Verify and shred 15 minutes
    13. Mail receipts and cheque
    14. Pending file 15 minutes
    15. Sort tax file
    16. Go to hardware store
    17. Replace furnace filter
    18. Water meter reading
    19. Pay gas bill
    20. Ebay feedback
    1. Give dh some shredding
    2. Receipts and items for return to dh
    3. Send dh email request for financial items he has at work
    4. Make spaghetti sauce
    5. Look for matching trim at HD
    6. Look for matching panelling for basement
    7. Rip down a wall (terrified to do this! will I find mice??)
    8. Clean up stroller in garage
    9. Work on quilt
    10. Work on quilt
    11. Work on quilt
    12. Work on quilt
    13. Work on quilt
    14. Make list of clothes to sew for kids
    15. List something on kijiji
    16. Clean off bookshelf in bedroom
    17. Print the house-plans found on internet and paste into scrapbook
    18. Find one new recipe
    19. Come up with Indiana Jones themed activities for homeschool

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    Well let me follow suit and see how I do for the week

    1. Finish sleeves of sweater
    2. Sweep and mop LR/DR
    3. Menu
    4. Clean Desk
    5. Office Floor
    6. Fling 5 things
    7. Clean my bathroom
    8. Remove empty boxes from troop support room
    9. Turtle tanks water
    10. Clean Bird Cage
    11. Clean Hearth
    12. Wash and fold load of laundry
    13. Iron Clothes for work week
    14. Fling 5 things
    15. Knit sock swatch
    16. Freecycle Wicker Headboard
    17. Paperwork Filing
    18. Wash and fold load of laundry
    19. 20 minutes dusting house
    20. Pay Bills
    21. Clean Inside of Car
    22. Fling 5 things
    23. Take Pictures for ebay
    24. Update blog
    25. Clean laundry shelves
    26. Fling 5 things
    27. Spend 1/2 working on budget
    28. Clean front porch
    29. Fling 5 things
    30. Read Electric Meter
    31. Organize pegboard
    32. Find paint for DR
    33. Find brackets to hang shelf in bathroom
    34. Fling 5 things
    35. Update blog
    36. Computer to repair
    37. Take son to open bank account (Tues)
    38. Clean under kitchen sink
    39. Update planner
    40. Organize troop support shelves
    41. List 5 things on Ebay
    42. Set up ecommerce account
    43. Change bed linens

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    4. Fling 5 things
    5. Fling 5 things
    6. Fling 5 things
    7. Fling 5 things
    9. Scanning 15 minutes
    10. Scanning 15 minutes
    11. Verify and shred 15 minutes
    12. Verify and shred 15 minutes
    15. Sort tax file

    17. Replace furnace filter
    18. Water meter reading
    19. Pay gas bill
    1. Give dh some shredding
    2. Receipts and items for return to dh
    3. Make spaghetti sauce
    4. Look for matching trim at HD
    5. Look for matching panelling for basement
    6. Rip down a wall (terrified to do this! will I find mice??)
    7. Clean up stroller in garage
    8. Work on quilt
    9. Work on quilt
    10. Work on quilt
    11. Work on quilt
    12. Work on quilt
    13. Make list of clothes to sew for kids
    14. List something on kijiji
    15. Clean off bookshelf in bedroom
    16. Find one new recipe
    17. Come up with Indiana Jones themed activities for homeschool

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    So far not too much done, but anything is better than what I've done for the last month which has been a whole lotta nothing! Baby steps...

    4. Change shower curtain liner
    28. Balance checkbook
    33. Change camera battery

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    I too am going to list all 43 and remove as completed.

    1. Wash/dry/put away one load of clothes
    4. Head to Canada on Wed
    5. Get pic taken for health card
    6. Go to appointment
    7. Visit with Mom
    8. Wash/dry/put away one load of clothes
    9. Make set of 6 coasters
    10. Read for 1/2 hour
    11. Fling 5 items
    12. Wash/dry/put away one load of clothes
    13. Take all garbage to dumpster
    15. Clean litter box everyday
    16. Gas up car
    17. Listen to Spanish tape
    18. Cut sashing for quilt
    19. Wash and put away Christmas tablerunner
    20. Dust livingroom
    21. Vacumm all carpets
    24. Wipe down fridge
    25. Bake treats
    26. Clean off LR end table
    28. Work on FF flowers
    31. Clean microwave
    32. Clean off top of microwave
    36. Deep clean bathrooms
    37. Wash/dry/put away one load of clothes
    38. Sew lace onto pillow
    39. Stuff pillow and close seam
    40. Make two snowman pillows for Christmas gift
    42. Clean out one dresser drawer
    43. Take 1/2 hour for myself




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    DC - before I forget - would love to see you post pictures of the snowmen pillows!!

    I like to list what I have accomplished - So between yesterday and today I....

    Washed all the pillows and quilts from the preschool
    Worked on Vday cards
    Worked on redwork embroidery
    Refilled pillbox
    Mended preschool pillows
    Pinned DH's jeans prep for hemming
    Rode my bike
    Did my PT exercises

    Have a great, productive Sunday!!

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