Hello associates! How was the weekend? I hope you had an incredible one. This weblog put up is a strategy to deliver it again old skool and share some extra real-life adventures. Fairly a number of of you let me know that you just missed the model of running a blog from the previous (I do, too!) so I’m making an attempt to do it in a method that’s low-key and nonetheless centered on my expertise, as a substitute of the children’ expertise if that is smart? It may be difficult as a result of the children are clearly an enormous a part of my life (and by far essentially the most thrilling and such an pleasant a part of my life). I’m nonetheless making an attempt to navigate running a blog in a method that feels genuine to me with out overdoing it on child content material, whereas persevering with to create value-driven posts, too.
In the event you guys get pleasure from this and wish extra everyday-style posts, let me know!
This weekend was a wild one and full of so many enjoyable adventures. Friday night time, we went to an area fall competition with the fam. My dad, stepmom, aunt, cousins, Kyle and Meg, and their kiddos have been all there.
We additionally bumped into so many acquainted faces that night! Tucson is a small world, however feels smaller the longer we keep right here.
BEFORE fall competition, the Pilot took P to a celebration whereas I took Liv to bounce, so P had double enjoyable instances. The youngsters performed within the impediment programs, acquired their faces painted, did the cake stroll and bingo factor, and it was a blast.
Saturday morning, P had a soccer recreation, I took care of some work stuff and chores, after which one among Liv’s finest associates came visiting for a sleepover.
We took the crew to sushi at Ginza,
(gown is right here! Heads up that it runs large, so in case you’re in between sizes, I’d measurement down)
after which picked up one among P’s associates so she would have a buddy, too. We headed to the mall, the place the youthful children hit up the large arcade with the Pilot, the older ladies and I went to Claire’s and acquired boba teas.
(they’re 10 and method cooler than I’ll ever be)
Sleepover breakfast was crepes! I hadn’t made them in years, however used this recipe (added a little bit vanilla to it) and so they got here out very well! The youngsters cherished constructing their very own crepes with bananas, strawberries, Nutella, marshmallow fluff, and we served the whole lot up with crispy bacon, hash browns, and orange juice.
Later that afternoon, we noticed Lion King at Centennial Corridor! TBH I are inclined to really feel a little bit meh about Lion King (I feel I simply overdid it from watching the film 1800 instances within the 90s with my JTT obsession), however the stay manufacturing is so totally different. The costumes are set design are really breathtaking, and all of us cherished it.
Additionally value noting that Broadway in Tucson has STEPPED UP their theatre snack and drinks recreation. They’d charcuterie packing containers, hummus and veggie packing containers, chocolate gummy worm pudding for the children, wine, beer, big cookies — 10/10 suggest a snack cease in case you’re seeing a present.
Sunday night time dinner was filet with asparagus, home made sourdough, salad package (we’re followers of the dill pickle salad child from Complete Meals), and a little bit wine to cap off the weekend.
I ended up taking Friday, Saturday, and Sunday off from the health club, so I’m feeling refreshed and able to get again into my exercise mojo this week. If you wish to be part of us for Match Crew, the hyperlink is right here! New exercises exit on Wednesday and I’m filming a brand new mobility exercise for the platform this afternoon.
I hope you’ve a cheerful Monday and I’ll see ya quickly!
What was the spotlight of your weekend? Any enjoyable sleepover breakfast concepts? I normally do pancakes, however crepes have been a great way to modify issues up.