Relatives from Italy...big Italian-American picnic today...Myrtle Beach tomorrow...one week in a beach house with five families...ciao, ciao!
(Thanks, Laura, for Haiku Friday.)
wiping ceiling fans
Why? Because my aunt, uncle, and cousin will be arriving from Italy next week. The fact that they are staying at my parents house and that, after two days, we are all going to a rented beach house together (thus leaving our own house empty for a week) has not stopped the cleaning frenzy. This is how I was brought up.
Family Visiting from Italy = Massive House Cleaning
I know (and I do really, really know) that no one will be looking for dust bunnies under the refrigerator...but still.
You see, it's all about La Bella Figura. My Nonna taught me well.
the laundry room: sorting through life one load at a time.