Archive for March, 2011

The 6 Hour Project

I could have titled this “Why Are You Such An Idiot That You Put All This Off Until 6 Hours Before Your Family Arrives” but that seemed a little wordy.  So, my Uncle and Aunt are driving down from Maryland today and true to my procrastinating nature, I have put off cleaning my house all week until….um…now.  Before I met Abram and had kids, my living space would NEVER have looked the way it frequently does now for more than a day.  I hate clutter and mess and tripping stepping over stuff.  But having a toddler and a 7 month old quickly changes your priorities.

But back to my project.  I have roughly T-minus 6 hours until my family arrives and this is what I’m working with:

And my incredibly adept team of helpers????

So, 6 hours from now I will take photos again and we’ll see how much one Mommy can get done with a 2 1/2 year old and a 7 month old while fitting in quick meals for all and a shower for her (by then) desperately needing self. Wish me luck.


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