5.45am – up
6.15 – write comprehensive list for Chef which he clearly completes in about 10 minutes before he goes to work
6.20 – leave house
7 – work
2.15 – leave work
3 – arrive at Oscar’s school
3.15 – 3.30 – Oscar finally appears, about the last child to leave school grounds.
3.30-4.00 – call in at uniform shop for more socks, new school hat, new pe shirt, visit to Woollies for stuff for dinner and stuff Chef asked me to pick up for him for work
4.15 – to Chef’s work, pick up Felix and Jasper, transfer car seat, head back to uniform shop w/ cash (who doesn’t have eftpos these days!?!)
4.30 – soccer
5.30 – home, start dinner – prepare and produce lamb cutlets w/ dijon crust, my sweet potato gratin, broccoli and cauliflower w/ home made white sauce – mum helps w/ Jasper’s bath
6 – sit down to dinner (that’s right – prepare all the above and on the table in just under half an hour. Sometimes I impress even myself)
6.30 – clear up to a point, homework w/ the two big boys, J to bed, readers done, story read
8.45 – Felix into bed – finish cleaning up kitchen
9.30 – realise leakage of defrosting fruit in fridge is a problem and am going to have to make jam and marmalade.
9.30-12.30 – sterilise jars, make plum and cinnamon jam and lime marmalade.
1am – bed
5.15am – up and repeat.
5.45am – up