Sunday, July 6, 2014

Fourth of July + Weekending


Man, that four-day weekend went by super fast! I'm linking up with Biana and Meghan for their "Weekending" link-up! 


-WEDNESDAY-
Yes, I'm starting my weekend on Wednesday since that was my last day at the office! My friend Liz and I went to get pedicures during my lunch break, which was a nice treat. Since it was Walker's last day at school for the week, he and I dressed in matching red, white and blue for the day. 


-THURSDAY-
Brandon had to work and I didn't, so I stayed home with Walker for the day, which was so awesome. We had a plumber come to do some work in our bathroom, and he was here basically all. day. long. It was a beat down! I can't wait to share with y'all the finished product of our bathroom. 

Once Brandon got home, I ran to the grocery store {along with the rest of the city} to get stuff for our July 4 celebration. I came home and made this yummy trifle, which, I'll admit, was super pretty! {And ridiculously easy to make!}


-FRIDAY-
We went to my in-law's for the day, along with my brother-in-law, his wife and their daughter; and my other brother-in-law, his girlfriend and his son. We had such a fun time eating, visiting, swimming and being together! {Photo overload to follow…} 

Daddy kisses


Our little family on Walker's first Fourth of July {it was nap time for W!}


Brandon "golfing" into the pool 


Walker and Mommy 


The boys and their babies!
Jeff and Ellie Kate; Brandon and Walker; Todd and Brayden


Walker in Uncle Jeff's hat 


Swimming with Daddy 


Brandon, his brothers and dad playing in the pool 


Mimi, Pop and their three grandchildren


My in-law's, their three boys and three grandchildren


My in-law's, their boys and their wives and grandchildren 


Mommy and Mr. Blue Eyes…not interested in the camera at all! 


-SATURDAY-
We did absolutely nothing, which was wonderful! I still had Walker carry on the {red}, white and blue theme with his cute little shorts and Polo. Of course we went nowhere except Home Depot, but he looked adorable anyway! Brandon and I made Poppyseed Chicken Casserole {along with broccoli and sliced strawberries} for supper, and we both went to bed so early. {You know you're old when…}


-SUNDAY-
We did our typical Sunday routine of church, lunch and relaxing! Walker has been really into sleeping on his belly these days, and I love that he's still wanting to snuggle with me for naps. {He won't nap in his crib, so I'll take a little 30-minute cat nap on my chest if he'll sleep!} Brandon went to the gym and worked in the yard, while I got things done around the house and made a loaf of homemade banana bread with some overripe bananas we had in the kitchen. We made Chicken Caesar Burgers and sweet potato fries for supper; bathed Walker and got things ready for work tomorrow. {Which, BTW, booooo.} 


I hope y'all had a wonderful weekend and have a great week!

4 comments:

  1. Sounds like a fun weekend! That trifle looks yummy! And I love getting pedicures over my lunch hour! haha. I always feel guilty, but it's such a nice little break.

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  2. Love pictures of your little guy, he is super cute! Looks like y'all had a nice relaxing weekend. That trifle looks like a great 4th of July food!

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  3. What a perfect extra long holiday weekend for you!! Your little guy is just adorable!! The last photo is just precious!! Thanks for linking up!

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  4. You are gorgeous! And Walker is so precious! I'm glad you got to spend some one-on-one time with him! :) Thanks for linking up with us! Your weekend looked awesome! xo

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