WHEN MOM'S GONE
PURPOSE: To provide information for the family or babysitter
when Mom's gone in order to keep the household running as smoothly as possible.
1" binder or larger
plastic sheet protectors (if desired)
plastic strips for putting magazines or booklets in binders (if desired)
Include instructions for preparing foods that don't have a printed recipe easily
Include general laundry rules for sorting, washing, drying, and ironing. Some
items may need specific instructions. If you have operating instructions for the
washer and dryer, include them.
Include a cleaning schedule if you use one. List the children's normal chores.
Other things to include could be: how much cleaner to use in mop water, how much
water to give plants, garbage pick-up days, what temperatures to keep the air
conditioner and furnace at.
List names and phone numbers of doctors and dentists. Addresses could also be
SERVICES AND REPAIRS
List names and phone numbers of all service and repair people normally used
including instrument tuners and repairman. Suggested: air conditioning/heating;
cosmetic representative; electrician; hair salon; lawn care; pest control; piano
tuner; plumber; roofer; spa/pool man; tree care; upholsterer; instrument shop;
wallpaper hanger; brick layer; tile man; appliance repair
Include operating instruction manuals for appliances.
As you use it, you will find what you need to have or add.
Individualize it for YOUR family.