Quoting Kray K:" Ugh sounds like my house. I believe the only time I will be able to live a clean toyless house will be when my son, daughter and hubby go off to college"
Quoting speaktruth2powr:" How old are your kids? Can't you get them involved with helping clean up? We had a rule that there were only 3 toys allowed out at one time. It worked very well for us."2 and 3. I have them in their room trying to do their toys in there. That is usually our rule too but their grandma babysat them the other day and yeaaaa. My house was so organized and pretty but I can't complain I didn't have to pay 6 dollars an hour for a babysitter
Quoting The Master:" I was nearly in tears walking out of my house to work today because I spent 4 hours yesterday cleaning ... [snip!] ... the house. SO was desperately trying to clean his bedroom when I left only to be thawted at every turn .. its so depressing."
Quoting P3RvYmCp3rv:" That is how it was before their grandma came over. I stayed up all Christmas night cleaning the house ... [snip!] ... spotless to a horrific mess. I was like OH MY! Then it is too icy out side for them to go play out there during the day so yea "
Quoting The Master:" I just want to clean so bad. There's someone home now until Wednesday (its SO's days off and then I'm ... [snip!] ... a normal person. On top of that I'm stressed about money as well, and the idea of taking a day off is worrying me to no end."
Quoting P3RvYmCp3rv:" I know how that is! That is why I didn't ask off for a single holiday because Iw as scared it would ... [snip!] ... of more hours. Now the days I've supposed to have had off I got screwed out of. lol Which I mean is more money but still suck. "
Quoting The Master:" I'm tenured staff and full time (contracted for 40 hours per week), but I don't think I'll get paid ... [snip!] ... think I'll get paid for carers leave. I've applied to do overtime to cover it but I'm worried I won't get i being New Years."
Quoting P3RvYmCp3rv:" Awww boo! Yea I'm just working at stupid McDonald's until I finally decide what I'm really going to ... [snip!] ... and physical therapy. I just don't know yet. I figured I would take a semester off to think it over and figure it out. "
Quoting The Master:" I work IT support ... its just call centre work but I make $21 an hour plus monthly bonuses and overtime ... [snip!] ... double degree in archeology and creative writing. Now I just have to wait for my copy of my high school exams to come through."Oh wow. That sounds fun! I just can't make up my mind on exactly what I want to do. I know my ending point in life is either a Nurse Practitioner or a Midwife, but with being a single mom I kind of want to wait till the kids are a little bit older since it is such a huge commitment.
Quoting P3RvYmCp3rv:" Oh wow. That sounds fun! I just can't make up my mind on exactly what I want to do. I know my ending ... [snip!] ... but with being a single mom I kind of want to wait till the kids are a little bit older since it is such a huge commitment. "
Quoting The Master:" I have an associates in nursing and had nearly got my BSN (and was working as an intensive spinal nurse ... [snip!] ... diagnosed with my autoimmune disorder and would have to give it up. It almost killed me, I'm just happy to be moving on again."