...Came to me on Sunday,
after I cleaned the kitchen so I could ichat with my sister.
I cleaned so I could ichat.
I cleaned only the area directly behind the computer,
so she would have the appearance of a clean kitchen.
I moved it all to the counter outside of her viewing area.
my word of the year is....
A few definitions from the web...
- free from dirt or impurities; or having clean habits; "children with clean shining faces"; "clean white shirts"; "clean dishes"; "a spotlessly clean house"; "cats are clean animals"
- free of restrictions or qualifications; "a clean bill of health"; "a clear winner"
- (of sound or color) free from anything that dulls or dims; "efforts to obtain a clean bass in orchestral recordings"; "clear laughter like a waterfall"; "clear reds and blues"; "a light lilting voice like a silver bell"
- (of a record) having no marks of discredit or offense; "a clean voting record"; "a clean driver's license"
- ritually clean or pure
- not spreading pollution or contamination; especially radioactive contamination; "a clean fuel"; "cleaner and more efficient engines"; "the tactical bomb is reasonably clean"
- (of behavior or especially language) free from objectionable elements; fit for all observers; "good clean fun"; "a clean joke"
- make clean by removing dirt, filth, or unwanted substances from; "Clean the stove!"; "The dentist cleaned my teeth"
- uninfected: free from sepsis or infection; "a clean (or uninfected) wound"
- morally pure; "led a clean life"
- houseclean: clean and tidy up the house; "She housecleans every week"
- (of a manuscript) having few alterations or corrections; "fair copy"; "a clean manuscript"
- cleanse: clean one's body or parts thereof, as by washing; "clean up before you see your grandparents"; "clean your fingernails before dinner"
- blank: (of a surface) not written or printed on; "blank pages"; "fill in the blank spaces"; "a clean page"; "wide white margins"
- be cleanable; "This stove cleans easily"
It's perfect for my family of six with two dogs.
...And I may be the only one to have chosen it!
In honor of this word, I have a fabulous giveaway...
Your very own copy of....
Leave me a comment with your best cleaning tip.
I'll pick a winner on Friday morning.