I’ve been alternating buzzing this tune and Watermelon Sugar all week! I simply began this Elin Hilderbrand seaside learn (which I could have already got learn?!). And assume we’ve already gone by an entire can of sunscreen mist.
Feels Like Summer time
That is the best possible time of 12 months! Summer time is such a mind-set. Everyone seems to be simply extra relaxed and social. There are extra events, extra patio dinners, and extra holidays. I additionally simply love being outdoors a lot.
Glad Hour at Eastwood Farm
One Friday evening we had no plans so we up and went to Eastwood Farm Vineyard for sips and reside music.
It’s so fairly up there, they usually have a meals truck most nights, together with an oyster truck! It’s additionally tremendous child pleasant. Try the contents of this youngsters’ cheese board and juice flight!!!
Mommy juice flight.
Noodle bowl with a hen skewer
Household Reunion for Aunt Barbara!
Thomas’s aunt celebrated an enormous birthday milestone and we gathered at his mother and father’ home for an enormous get together. (Maze was together with his dad this evening.)
Barbara had no concept that 2 extra of her siblings would shock her with a go to!! (There’s a fifth sibling on the West Coast who couldn’t make it.)
Smoked Salmon + Cake
We had superb smoked salmon, a pasta salad that I made (!), grilled veg, and Princess Cake!
The New Rug
The wool rug in our front room is seven years outdated and is now made up of 90% canine hair and 10% wool. It was time for an replace! I used to be impressed by this rug that my pal Meg received for her home. It’s stunning in particular person and when she advised me what it value, I purchased it!! Lower than $200 for an 8×10!!
As somebody who LOVES impartial colours, I’ve to confess this was a little bit of a threat for me! I wasn’t certain I’d prefer it. However I do!! It’s softer than it seems, and to date it’s doing higher with the canine hair than our outdated rug.
The outdated rug is at the moment getting cleaned after which I’ll determine if we’re going to maintain it relying on how refreshed it seems. I’m considering of placing it in one of many youngsters’ rooms? Mazen’s rug has all the time been too small since I purchased it for his bed room at our outdated home. So perhaps in there!
Additionally on the house entrance, I’ve been liking the brand new Dropps soaps I received! The foaming hand cleaning soap comes as a pod that you simply drop right into a container and fill with water. You should utilize an outdated cleaning soap container you have already got! It’s cool to observe it dissolve, and the Jasmine Honeysuckle scent is AMAZING. The dish spray is new to me. You simply spray your hand-wash dishes after which scrub! I’m utilizing it on caked-on pans and letting them sit. To date, so good!
Mazen went with me to the grocery retailer to select some meals that he likes. Along with attempting to purchase 10 baggage of chips, he requested for an artichoke! His dad taught him the best way to eat it steamed with butter, so we did this for dinner.
This child is not going to eat a contemporary summer time berry, however he loves all seafood and now – artichoke!
Talking of contemporary summer time berries!!
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Listed below are a few of our summer time meals. We’ve nonetheless been loving Blue Apron (did I point out we turned subscribers when my partnership got here to an in depth?). It’s been good to be an actual consumer within the app and get the total expertise. I even received a $100 present card despatched to me as an everyday subscriber promo, in order that was a very nice contact! Every week of free groceries – sure please. I all the time order salmon and panko hen within the meal plan once they have it! Blue Apron does these so properly.
Birch strikes a pose!
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