Saturday, 30 August 2008

A - Z of homemaking

I found this on allybea's blog ; looked like fun, so brought it over here. Why not have a go on your blog, then I can come and have a nosey............... :)

A ~Aprons--y/n If y, what does your fav. look like? Yes; cream with pink and green roses

B ~ Baking--Favorite thing to bake? Butter sponge cake or blueberry muffins

C ~ Clothes line? All the time, plus pulley above stove in kitchen for wet days

D ~ Donuts--Have you ever made them? Yes, but not since I got rid of the electric fryer in one of my non-electric brainstorms!!

E ~ Everyday--One homemaking thing you do everyday? Open all the windows; cook

F ~ Freezer--Do you have a separate deep freeze? Yes, two small chest freezers

G ~ Garbage Disposer? Never

H ~ Handbook--What is your favourite homemaking resource? Internet for me, or books on simplicity

I ~ Ironing--Love it or Hate it? Or hate it but love the results? Love it!

J ~ Junk Drawer--y/n? Where is it? No

K ~ Kitchen--color and decorating scheme. Lots of natural wood, big dresser, apple green walls, white Rayburn, Italian stone tiles on floor, no ceiling at the moment though!

L ~ Love--what is your favorite part of homemaking? Bringing in fresh washing off the line;baking;polishing

M ~ Mop--y/n? Yes

N ~ Nylons, machine or hand wash? Don't wear tights/nylons

O ~ Oven--do you use the window or open the oven to check? Have to open the door; also to check the temp before using as the thermomenter gave up the ghost about 4 years ago - I just stick my hand in now!

P ~ Pizza--What do you put on yours? Fresh tomatoes,. basil, mozzarella

Q ~ Quiet--What do you do during the day when you get a quiet moment? Cup of tea and knitting; daydreaming

R ~ Recipe Card Box--y/n? What does it look like? No, but lots and lots of books

S ~Style of house--What style is your house? Semi-detached, post war, built as a house for the cook at the big house in the village , big garden

T ~ Tablecloths or Placemats? Tablecloth

U ~ Under the kitchen sink--organized or toxic wasteland? Organised, non-toxic as a rule!

V ~ Vacuum--How many times per week? Very rarely, as no carpets, so brush and mop here; most days

W ~ Wash--How many loads of laundry do you do per week? 7 -8

X's--Do you keep a daily list of things to do that you cross off? Occasionally in the relevant part on my forum, but quite often veer off course!

Y ~ Yard--y/n? Who does what? I do all the gardening

ZZZ's--what is your last homemaking task for the day before going to bed? Checking the Rrayburn so it stays in overnight.

Thanks allybea.........

1 comment:

Leanne said...

ive done it! see my blog!

Leanne x