Chores Done - June/July 2020

By justanotherjen

Chronic illnesses leave you with little energy for things you enjoy, let alone chores... this is what I've gotten done while dealing with chronic fatigue, severe mental illness, and hypertension.

Entries

Aug. 8, 2020

- made bed
- go for walk

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Aug. 7, 2020

- made bed
- straightened up bedroom
- organized embroidery floss
- fed cat
- made dinner (white bean soup)

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Aug. 6, 2020

- made bed
- rewashed clothes in machine
- put clothes in dryer

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Aug. 5, 2020

- made bed
- doctor appointment
- grocery shopping
- put away groceries
- washed mask
- fed cats
- cleaned litter box

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Aug. 4, 2020

- made bed
- made coffee
- fed sourdough starter
- loaded washing machine
- folded clothes
- VOTED!
- ran errands

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Aug. 3, 2020

- made bed
- emptied dishwasher
- loaded dishwasher
- cleaned sink
- made coffee

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Aug. 2, 2020

- made bed
- fed cats
- organized dishes
- cleaned griddle (from cooking burgers the other day)
- marinated pork chops
- cooked dinner (Hawaiian pork chops, brown rice, rosemary potatoes, baked beans and broccoli)
- put food away
- loaded dishwasher</l...

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Aug. 1, 2020

- made bed
- fed cats

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July 31, 2020

- made bed
- fed sourdough starter
- made dinner (hamburger and Kraft mac & cheese)

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July 29, 2020

- made bed
- made coffee
- fed cats
- made breakfast for grandson (Eggo waffle and microwave sausage patty with a banana)
- unloaded dishwasher
- loaded dishwasher
- cleaned high chair
- made lunch (beef stir fry for me; veggie stir fry for grandson)</...

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July 28, 2020

- made bed
- made coffee
- made breakfast for grandson (French Toast, microwave sausage patties and scrambled eggs)
- emptied trash in kitchen
- unloaded the dishwasher
- loaded the dishwasher
- wiped down counters
- wiped down stove
- babysat fo...

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July 27, 2020

- made bed
- ran errands (Dollar Tree, Grocery Outlet, Walgreens--all in one shopping center)
- washed the car (power went out and there was nothing else to do and it was really hot outside)

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July 26, 2020

- made bed
- filled cat food for upstairs
- finished loading/started dishwasher
- made coffee
- helped fix my overhead light (YAY!)
- cleaned out the fridge
- rinsed recycling
- made dinner (chicken parmesan sliders)
- cleaned the porch and drive...

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July 25, 2020

- made bed
- filled dishwasher
- fed cat
- made dinner (Kraft Mac & Cheese)

Views: 5
July 23, 2020

It's SOURDOUGH day!- made bed
- emptied dishwasher
- loaded dishwasher
- fed cat
- fed sourdough starter

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July 22, 2020

- emptied dishwasher
- made breakfast for Arrow
- filled dishwasher
- cleaned sink
- cleaned counter
- scrubbed pans
- cleaned cutting board
- swept the floor
- babysat for five hours
- cleaned out cubby under the stairs

Views: 6
July 21, 2020

- made bed
- fed cats
- picked up trash/recycling in my room
- babysat grandson

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July 20, 2020

- made bed
- filled dishwasher
- made pizza for lunch
- cleaned up mess from lunch
- made bed again (after nap)
- babysat grandson for two hours
- fed the cats

Views: 6
July 19, 2020

- made bed
- filled dishwasher
- picked up recycling in my room

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July 16, 2020

It's TRASH Day! It's SOURDOUGH Day!- emptied trash in my room/bathroom
- emptied trash in kitchen
- took trash out to curb
- emptied dishwasher
- loaded dishwasher
- made coffee
- fed sourdough starter
- cooked ...

Views: 9
July 15, 2020

- babysat grandson for an hour
- made dinner (pot roast)
- put food away

Views: 7
July 14, 2020

HAPPY BIRTHDAY, JACK!- emptied dishwasher
- filled dishwasher
- cleaned counters
- cleaned stove
- made lunch for grandson
- took out trash
- took out recycling
- picked up living room
- made homemade pizza crust
- b...

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July 13, 2020

- made bed
- made coffee
- babysat grandson for 3 hours
- folded laundry
- grocery shopping
- put away groceries
- fed cats
- cooked dinner (hamburgers and homemade Velveeta shells & cheese)
- wrapped presents

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July 12, 2020

- made bed
- fed cats

Not a good day at all.

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July 11, 2020

- made bed
- filled dishwasher
- fed cats

Views: 9
July 10, 2020

- made bed
- fed cats
- made coffee

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July 9, 2020

It's SOURDOUGH day!- made bed
- cleaned litter box
- made coffee
- organized dirty dishes on counter
- fed sourdough starter
- cleaned counter
- fed cat
- grocery shopping
- put groceries...

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July 8, 2020

- made bed
- made coffee
- cleaned off my bathroom counter
- babysat for 3 hours
- filled dishwasher
- fed cats
- cooked dinner (grilled hot dogs, mac & cheese and french fries)

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July 7, 2020

- made bed
- fed cats
- babysat grandson for 3 hours
- got lunch for grandson
- filled dishwasher

Views: 8
July 6, 2020

- made bed
- entry for illness journal (now including this as a chore on bad days)

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July 5, 2020

- made bed
- filled dishwasher
- unclogged kitchen sink
- scrubbed a burnt dish
- scrubbed around one burner of the stove

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July 4, 2020

- made bed
- emptied dishwasher
- filled dishwasher
- fed cat
- washed cast iron skillet
- cooked dinner (steak sandwiches with sauteed mushrooms, onions and green peppers, corn on the cob, mac & cheese, french fries)

Views: 9
July 3, 2020

- made bed
- filled dishwasher
- cleaned sink
- put a load of clothes in washing machine
- grocery shopping

Views: 10
July 2, 2020

It's SOURDOUGH day!- made bed
- took shower
- fed sourdough starter
- doctor's appointment
- cooked dinner (tacos)
- put food away

Views: 10
July 1, 2020

- made bed
- babysat grandson for two hours
- cooked dinner (chicken & dumpling soup)

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June 30, 2020

- made bed
- watched grandson
- cooked dinner (steak tacos with Spanish rice)

Views: 9
June 29, 2020

- made bed
- cooked dinner (chicken and gravy over instant mashed potatoes with mixed veggies and brussels sprouts)
- watched grandson for an hour

Views: 8
June 27, 2020

- made bed
- made coffee

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June 26, 2020

- make bed
- fed the cats
- put away clean clothes
- cooked dinner
- made cookie dough (but didn't bake it)

Views: 9
June 25, 2020

It's TRASH DAY!
It's SOURDOUGH DAY!- made my bed
- cleaned the litter box
- emptied the trash in my bathroom
- emptied the trash in...

Views: 8