Monday, June 15, 2009

Getting things done

It's a week for getting things done. Starting today, in which I...

1. Ordered next year's curriculum for L. Where I learned I could...

2. Called the curriculum company and asked them to return our retainer money for last year so we got a refund of almost $70.

3. Stopped by the fabric store on the way home where I found fabric and a pattern for a sun hat. When you have a large head like me, it's really hard to go to the store and buy a hat that fits.

4. When we got home, I pulled into the driveway and decided that we needed to straighten the garage back up so we could actually park IN the garage. We tossed all the old shoes, drove a couple of nails to hang stuff, and got everything else organized so we could put the van in. As I got into the van, I decided it was the perfect time to...

5. Finally got over to the neighborhood sales office to ask all the questions that have been coming up, like when are they starting the homes across the street? (soon) When is the construction fence behind our house coming down? (they'll ask) Do we need to call someone to schedule our last walk-through? (they'll call for us) What do I need to do to get the dead bushes out front replaced? (call the HOA). So I...

6. Called the HOA about all the dead bushes in front of our house. Since we live in a townhome, the HOA handles all the landscaping. They'll drive-by tomorrow and see what they can do.

Not bad for a day's work.

2 comments:

Anonymous said...

Hi Valerie...

I got your name and blog from Tracy H. She said you could give me some advice on some christian homeschool curriculum!! I have two girls that will be starting kindergarden this August.. and I am very new to the whole homeschooling thing!! Any advice will be very much appreciated. Thanks

Christina D.
whereistigerlilly@yahoo.com

Valerie aka Mamalovelock said...

Awesome!! Good job!! Now if I could only get off this computer, I might also get some things done!! Ha!