I’ve been alternating buzzing this track and Watermelon Sugar all week! I simply began this Elin Hilderbrand seaside learn (which I’ll have already got learn?!). And suppose we’ve already gone by a complete can of sunscreen mist.
Feels Like Summer time
That is the very best time of yr! Summer time is such a way of thinking. Everyone seems to be simply extra relaxed and social. There are extra events, extra patio dinners, and extra holidays. I additionally simply love being exterior a lot.
Completely satisfied Hour at Eastwood Farm
One Friday night time we had no plans so we up and went to Eastwood Farm Vineyard for sips and dwell 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 a giant birthday milestone and we gathered at his dad and mom’ home for a giant get together. (Maze was along with his dad this night time.)
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 lounge is seven years previous 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 buddy Meg acquired for her home. It’s lovely in particular person and when she instructed me what it price, 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 appears to be like, and thus far it’s doing higher with the canine hair than our previous rug.
The previous rug is presently getting cleaned after which I’ll resolve if we’re going to maintain it relying on how refreshed it appears to be like. 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 previous home. So possibly in there!
Additionally on the house entrance, I’ve been liking the brand new Dropps soaps I acquired! The foaming hand cleaning soap comes as a pod that you simply drop right into a container and fill with water. You need to use an previous 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 making an attempt to purchase 10 baggage of chips, he requested for an artichoke! His dad taught him the right way to eat it steamed with butter, so we did this for dinner.
This child won’t eat a recent summer time berry, however he loves all seafood and now – artichoke!
Talking of recent 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 grew to become subscribers when my partnership got here to a detailed?). It’s been good to be an actual person within the app and get the total expertise. I even acquired a $100 present card despatched to me as an everyday subscriber promo, in order that was a very nice contact! Per week of free groceries – sure please. I all the time order salmon and panko hen within the meal plan after they have it! Blue Apron does these so effectively.
Birch strikes a pose!
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