today’s quote and frogs

“If you have to swallow a frog, do it first thing in the morning. Nothing worse will happen to you the rest of the day.”

-old American proverb

“If you have to swallow a frog, don’t stare at it too long. It’s not gonna get any prettier.”
-Zig Ziglar

“If you have to swallow two frogs? Start with the bigger one.”
-chinese proverb
What’s your “frog”?
Mine is mopping the floor and ironing clothes. I sweep daily and vacuuming is a chore I actually enjoy, but I have always put off mopping until absolutely necessary…I think it’s because it feels so futile. It looks great for about 12 minutes before little muddy feet come across it!
And I wash, dry and fold 2 loads of laundry, minimum each and every day but ironing is put off until John has only 2 shirts left to wear.
No matter the seasonings I try, I just can’t seem to acquire a taste for amphibians…

About sparrowjourney

Christian homeschooling mom to three boys, married to my best friend, John, for over 20 years. I love gardening without gloves, learning history with my kids, cooking with lots of butter, serving others, great books, rich coffee, studying the Bible, camping outdoors, scrapbooking, vintage home decor, the smell of rain and cut grass, authentic people, poetry, laughing until your sides hurt, and babies. oh and black licorice is pretty awesome.
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1 Response to today’s quote and frogs

  1. ~Chris says:

    I despise mopping! Vacuuming however, you see nice instant results (and vacuum tracks!) that lasts a while :)I hate doing dishes by hand, but thankfully we have a dishwasher. I don’t look forward to scrubbing the bathroom, but that HAS to get done too, lolI understand 🙂

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