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Old 10-13-2008, 11:05 PM   #11
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Forgot to say - if grocery shopping is considered a chore I love it! I could spend hours in a grocery store.
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Old 10-13-2008, 11:49 PM   #12
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I don't like any chores.
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Old 10-14-2008, 12:24 AM   #13
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I have all ways liked to cook. I am retired and busted up but I still love to get in the kitchen and make my dinner, or cook for my family
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Old 10-14-2008, 12:31 AM   #14
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Puttin' the spit shine on my old Corvette on a sunny, fall afternoon, taking the top off, and going for a ride with my grandson.
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Old 10-14-2008, 12:44 AM   #15
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Thats not a chore Smoke King! Thats bonding.....how sweet!

And Kitchen Elf I didn't think of that...I am the exact way! Can spend up to 2 hrs just cruisin the aisles
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Old 10-14-2008, 01:17 AM   #16
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I love grocery shopping as well, but I hate putting everything away once I get home. I like washing dishes most of the time but would still love a dish washer (my hands get very dry and cracked). I don't mind washing clothes, but I don't care much for folding them (towels are okay--I hate folding fitted sheets). If we have the money, I kind of enjoy paying the bills.

I don't really think of cooking as a chore, but I think of the things that go along with it as chores (chopping, peeling, etc.). I enjoy cooking but don't always like chopping, etc.

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Old 10-14-2008, 04:25 AM   #17
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I'm with you, middie.........when I used to help my grandmother I loved to hang out clothes...........I prearranged everything on the washer after removing before loading the basket........then I checked all around the yard to make sure there were no snakes and then I hung out the clothes......and I liked collecting them at the end of the day.......outside of ironing in front of a good movie today that's it..........
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Old 10-14-2008, 04:44 AM   #18
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I kinda like folding laundry. Especially when my son's in the room and I'm folding whites. Everytime I get to his little tighty whities I have to say, "Awww, look how cute these are. And look no skid marks yet." If he's not in the room sometimes I walk around the house looking for him with a pair of his underwear on my head. He just rolls his eyes and says, "Your wierd!" My reply is always, "I am too!"
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Old 10-14-2008, 05:05 AM   #19
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I like to mow the lawn. The fresh cut grass smells great. Unfortunately, all too often, I have to do it fast an do not get to enjoy it.

Oh yes! I also enjoy grocery shopping, when I go alone.
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Old 10-14-2008, 05:40 AM   #20
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Well, I must love all of them because I just got up at 4am on a day off to do a TON of them!
Ok, maybe that's called procrastination..... I shoulda done them last night.
Oh well.
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