Thursday, 13 September 2012

Nobody Told Me There Would Be Days Like These

Today I........
  • Woke at 6am to feed our son scrambled eggs. He played with them and fed them to the dogs.
  • Cleaned the house for the cleaner.
  • Caught our horse to assist the vet mend her hoof abscess.
  • Climbed the electric fence to feed the chickens and collect eggs whilst on lookout for Diamond Python in coop.
  • Drove an hour with son to pick up chainsaw attachment for wipper snipper.
  • Helped cleaner/maintenance man work out how to attach chainsaw to wipper snipper to cut brush around house so snakes could not hide and kill baby and/or dogs.
  • Took son and dogs for walk only to accidentally let cows through gate to house paddock when they thought son in pram was wheelbarrow of hay.
  • Helped cleaner/maintenance man chase cows back into main paddock with lure of food.
  • Pushed son in Mountain Buggy through paddocks for afternoon walk with stick to fight off sunning snakes.
  • Put on 1,000,000th load of washing for the day.
  • Met with local fire volunteer at home to discuss bush fire plan in case of emergency.
  • Called farrier.
  • Organised water cartage to fill our tanks so I could do 1,000,001th load of washing for the day.
  • Fed chicken and leek pasta dinner to our son. He played with it and fed it to the dogs.
  • Waited desperately until 6pm for glass of wine.
  • Went to bed at 9.30pm with dog while partner watched sport on tv.