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caffienekitty ([personal profile] caffienekitty) wrote2017-07-08 05:53 pm

Weekend update: To do list

Right, so, I am moving in a week and am just realizing exactly how much crap I have to do yet, plus the regular weekly survival crap. Hence, list.

Weekly stuff
-Wash dishes
-do laundry
-make food for workweek


Kitchen
-Clean oven
-Clean stove
-Pack baking/roasting gear
-pack prep and glass bowls
-pack misc kitchen tools drawer
-set up 'final' boxes to pack remaining cutlery/dishes/food in on Friday
-Freeze some plastic bottles of water for use in improvised cooler for moving frozen/temp sensitive food
-pack all but 1 week of canned /dry foods and a can opener.
-use up fresh veg and frozen white fish
-pack all spices after doing workweek cooking
-clean microwave
-clean toaster oven
-clean toaster
-clean floor
-scrub tile floor
-clean under fridge
-clean beside and under stove
-clean cupboards
-replace lightbulbs (2)

Bathroom
-Pack up firstaid stuff
-do pill organizers for workweek plus 3 days then pack medicine cabinet
-put everything not needed for workweek in boxes and cram under sink
-launder floor mats
-clean toilet
-clean sink
-clean bathtub
-clean floor
-scrub tile floor
-set up 'final' box to pack remaining whatever in on Friday

Bedroom
-set out week of work clothes (kind of) and pack a bag of moving weekend clothes/etc. (sort of)
-launder everything
-match up all socks etc
-pack rest of clothes etc
-line up cpap bag for sat AM
-clean cpap
-collapse 'night stand' Sat AM
-moving day: Bedding->hamper, fan/clock/lamp->clean laundry basket

Hall closet
-Shove everything into one big box

Storage room
-Get rid of old documents (in progress)
-use vacuum to clean bathroom vent and living room vent
-set aside cleaning supplies and tools to remain for move-out cleaning frenzy
-seriously, get rid of some crap!

Living room
-File current stuff
-take down posters
-remaining books into boxes
-dvds into boxes
-keep modem and wifi handy for hookup on moving day
-put all the random crap in the same box, deal with it later
-pack printer
-clean floor


Ugh. I'm getting tired just making the list, and I know I'm forgetting so much. :-/

ETA: Did not get nearly enough done this weekend. This week will be hell.
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[personal profile] schweedie 2017-07-09 07:12 pm (UTC)(link)
Oh man, moving. It's such a hassle, and you don't actually realise how much stuff you have until you have to pack it, do you? Good luck, you'll get it done!

Also, I like this one:

-put all the random crap in the same box, deal with it later

Basically my strategy for pretty much everything other than books and clothes when I moved, heh.

[identity profile] shanachie-quill.livejournal.com 2017-07-09 02:59 am (UTC)(link)
Good luck with the move! I'm so glad I have the rest of the month to work on packing and do my move.

[identity profile] astrothsknot.livejournal.com 2017-07-11 12:31 am (UTC)(link)
Where do I send the new home card? and I hope this move marks an uptick for you. I figure we're both due one