This is a painting my mom did..Jeanne had it at her house I took some pics of it~
This was on Diane's blog ````so fun````join in if you'd like to..
Dianes Blog is: http://dianobe.blogspot.com/2008/10/abcs-of-homemaking.html
Friday 17, 2008
ABC'S of HOMEMAKING.......
A ~Aprons-- I have two canvas aprons, long to my knees.. one is a light blue checker'd with sunflowers on it, the other is a black checker'd with sunflowers all over it~~
B ~ Baking--Favorite thing to bake? I love to bake cookies, chocolate chip (:)
C ~ Clothes line?I don't have one darn it anyway (:)
D ~ Donuts--Have you ever made them?
I have years back ..it was a fun adventure with delicious results~~.
E ~ Everyday--One homemaking thing you do everyday?I load the dish washer, wash clothes, make the bed, sweep the kitchen floor..
F ~ Freezer--Do you have a separate deep freeze?
Yes, I have one in my garage.. we turn it off this time of year but during the summer it is full of bagged ice, caught fish, breads and frozen berries etc..
G ~ Garbage Disposer? Well I have a garbage disposal ..yes use it all the time~Garbage taker outter is Hubby, I fill it for him ..
H ~ Handbook--What is your favorite homemaking resource?
I would say Martha Stewart, MOM , my sister and my friends we all seemed to learn alot from each other~
I ~ Ironing--Love it or Hate it?well I do it only when absolutely nessesary(:)
J ~ Junk Drawer--y/n? Where is it?
In my kitchen and it is semi- organized(:)
K ~ Kitchen--color and decorating scheme.
Cream... all cream cupboards and walls ...I need new counter tops I would do a cream.. the accent color is red.
L ~ Love--what is your favorite part of homemaking?
Making it all mine(I learned along time ago you can't please everyone(:)))
and making it comfortable~ I couldn't wait to get married and have my own place(:)
M ~ Mop--y/n?I have two, one is a smaller version of the bigger rag mop.. love it~~
N ~ Nylons, machine or hand wash? HAHA who wears nylons~
O ~ Oven--do you use the window or open the oven to check?I will open it to take a peek and smell~~
P ~ Pizza--What do you put on yours?
LOTS of CHEESE on a thin crust..pepperoni, onions , black olives, green pepper, crispy bacon~
Q ~ Quiet--What do you do during the day when you get a quiet moment? Look at things on my computer . Watch Dr Phil/ Oprah or cooking and decor shows~~ do crafts.
R ~ Recipe Card Box--y/n? What does it look like?I have 2 small photo albums that have slots just the right size to hold my recipe cards~
S ~ Style of house--What style is your house?Split entry, with full basement, 3 bedrooms~Am still waiting for my ''Dream Cottage'' with shake siding an planted on a lake(:)
T ~Tablecloths or Place mats?
Tablecloth if there is a dinner planned with guests, otherwise we just eat where ever we want to (:)
U ~ Under the kitchen sink--organized or toxic wasteland?I can find anything I need fairly quickly, I have a plastic tub its full of cleaning products.
Lots of rags to clean with too(:)Hubby says it looks like a rats nest.. but my friend Karen said it was the neatest -undersick she has seen~~LOL ( I go with her)
V ~ Vacuum--How many times per week?
about twice aweek~
W ~ Wash--How many loads of laundry do you do per week?I do a load about 5 loads a week~
X~ Do you keep a daily list of things to do that you cross off?yes ~~not everyday though ~
Y ~ Yard--y/n? Who does what?I do the lawn work most of the time now that the kids are grown and gone, he comes along and does some pruning and extra trimming~ He was thrilled when I took it over~
ZZZ's ~ what is your last homemaking task for the day before going to bed?
MY night lights and candle lights are on all the time ''day and night'' I think they last longer that way..so I just lock the doors.
I saw this at Diane's blog, she saw it at That British Woman ,who saw it at Niki's Rural Writings, who saw it at Pieces from Me, who saw it at Coffee Time At Home. Please play along on your blog!!! Let me know if you do, so I can visit.