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#1 of 15 Old 09-06-2005, 01:31 PM - Thread Starter
 
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A challange sort of thread for each day or week? I know it would help to motivate me but I didn't know if anyone else would be interested in such a thing.

We could have things like to declutter or desk area, book shelves, closets, kitchen areas etc.

What are some thoughts on this?

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Bring it on! LOL
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I'm up to the challenge! I think it should be weekly, though, since I know daily would be really difficult for me and probably others.
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Sounds like a great idea!
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YES! That would be amazing! Who wants to start!?

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OK I posted it for this week!
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I am so in!!

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YES!
Oh, was that a little bit too enthusiastic? :LOL
I need some help & encouragement! I am so IN! I'm off to find that other thread..

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I too find that some sort of encouragment helps to get me going better.
If you have suggestions for challanges I would love to hear them. That way we can have different ones for each week!
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This is perfect for me! I always clean better when I am with someone else...this just might work!
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I'm in!

I tend to just flit from one place to the next - never really getting anything done - it would be great to have a "job" a week to do.

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So I think we have enough time to schedule something for next week. Any suggestions??????


I need to....

clean out my closet
wash the floors in our bedroom
organize paperwork
clean my laundry area
clean out and wash the fridge
clean out and vacuum my car

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Yes, I'm totally in on this one.

More suggestions:
organize bills
declutter toy room
give the bathroom a good scrubbing (more than the weekly cleaning)
and everthing Hillary said

Do you have a link to the other thread?

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How does a challange of clean and declutter the masterbed room sound? We would all sleep better if we could walk into a cleaned and declutter room each day.

I for myself will have it be for both the bedrooms as there are only 2, and dd sleeps in ours so her room is mostly just clothes and needs more work than the master, but I think that having it be all the bedrooms would be a lot.

However it could be the master and guest bedrooms
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sounds good to me...we should set a timeline.

One more suggestion

sort and organize babies/kids clothes they have grown out of. I have an adress for nurse mws in Texas who are collecting and distrbuting baby clothes and blankets to those who need them. So a huge job I am trying to accomplish asap is getting together what I no longer needing and putting it in the mail.
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