Thursday, February 11, 2010


Posted by MANDI at 9:46 AM
Yay! I've got some work over the next couple of weeks.
After finishing up my last job in December I was on paid holidays until the end of January so technically I wasn't unemployed until just a couple of weeks ago. I've panned to do relief teaching a couple of days each week but of course school has only just gone back so no-one's off sick or out on courses, therefore I haven't had any work. It's exactly as I expected and to tell the truth I haven't minded too much - it was nice to spend the first couple of weeks getting the kids sorted out with school, especially with Offspring #2 starting kindy. But... by yesterday when both kids were at school and all my chores were done by 10.42am I was going a wee bit stir-crazy.
Then this morning's phone call came - would I help out in a slightly sticky situation for 6 or so days? Um.... Yes please!!!
And the money I'll earn will pay for the tree-lopper I've booked, the pest control man, and the 16 tonne of crushed limestone that is being delivered today. Very nice timing indeed!


Anonymous said...

It will even pay for a hair cut etc. Yeah

Melody on February 11, 2010 at 7:07 PM said...

Nice one. And good luck!

Red Dirt Mummy on February 11, 2010 at 7:37 PM said...

LOL Mum aka Anon - the haircut (and more importantly the colour) is booked!

Thanks Melody :)

belongum on February 12, 2010 at 4:04 PM said...

Oh to have hair... sighhh ;-)

Dont you love it when a plan comes together Hannibal!

Sorry - sad "A Team" reference there - couldn't help mself!

Iris Flavia on February 18, 2010 at 3:46 AM said...

10:42!!!! :-)))
Ohhh, and "*Hint* - *hint*" to that sticker-offer of yours - any wish in return, please just let me know!

BUSH BABE on February 21, 2010 at 3:06 PM said...

Just popping over to say g'day from other side of the island... now following you on twitter too.


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