Tag: The January Cure

During the month of January, one assignment at a time, I’m getting my home in great shape by participating in Apartment Therapy’s January Cure. By the end of January, I’ll be sitting pretty in a clean, fresh, organized home. #thejanuarycure

Master Bedroom #thelovelygeek


Cure Diaries, Week 3

Weekend Chores: Flowers, Bedroom Cleaning & Wardrobe Organizing Last weekend my assignment was to clean out the bedroom and closet. In between planning my mom’s surprise party and taking her out for other birthday festivities, I managed to at least give the surfaces a good cleaning. The Roomba comes in to vacuum every day, so… Read more »

Fresh Flowers


Cure Diaries, Week 1

Weekend Chores: Flowers & Floors Clean the floors, stock up on green cleaners, and buy fresh flowers were on the to-do list for the weekend! Thanks to my Roomba and to my sister (she helped steam mop the kitchen floors), my floors are all sparkly and clean! I’ve blogged previously about how I clean, and… Read more »

The January Cure 2014 #thejanuarycure #thelovelygeek


2014 January Cure, Day 1

Today I’m starting Apartment Therapy’s January Cure for the second year in a row! I really enjoyed doing it last year, especially since it helped me get a lot of stuff done around the house. The assignment for today is to make a list of projects, room-by-room. I looked at my list from last year,… Read more »

The January Cure 2013 #thejanuarycure #thelovelygeek


Wrapping Up the Cure

Well here we are, end of January and Apartment Therapy’s January Cure. A whole month flew by, and here is what I’ve accomplished around the house out of my list of projects. Add weather stripping to front door Replaced front door hinges Replaced living room throw pillows Replace living room ceiling fan with more modern… Read more »


Playing Catch-Up

The past week turned out a lot differently then planned. I only got halfway through my planned meals, I missed my second Weight Watchers meeting of the year, and my Day 7 + Weekend Chores got pushed to the back burner all because of a family emergency. Wednesday I was forced to make an unexpected… Read more »