Monday, January 23, 2017

Weekending

Well, as I suspected, our weekend was filled with continued sickness for our poor kiddos. Thankfully, Knox is continually on the up-and-up, but Walker is feeling pretty crummy now. Our weekend looked a lot like this: 


I have made more trips to CVS for medicine this week and weekend than I care to count, and we have even been diffusing essential oils in the house in an effort to try anything and everything to ward this sickness off. 

I got a lot of questions about my diffuser after I posted a video of it changing colors on InstaStories, so I wanted to share the link here, too! 


I was able to sneak in a little "me" time on Saturday night, which was definitely needed after a lonnnnnnnnng week. I took a hot shower in a dark bathroom; popped a ZzzQuil; and read a couple of chapters of "The Magnolia Story" before calling it an early night. 


And even though it turned out to be a sunny Sunday -- after a yucky, cold, rainy Saturday -- it had me sitting on the couch dreaming of a beach vacation. We are taking the kids to the beach this summer, but as that saying goes, "A vacation with kids isn't a vacation. It's a trip." Ha! So, I was daydreaming of our past beach vacations -- because y'all, we are so beach people! -- and wishing I was at one of these spots right about now: 

+ Orange Beach, 2009


+ Orange Beach, 2010 


+ Antigua, 2010 {Honeymoon} 


+ Mexico, 2011


+ Miami, 2013 {Babymoon} 


+ Jamaica, 2015


So that's our weekend in a nutshell, aside from my beach dreaming. ;) So how were y'all's weekends? 

Linking up with Biana
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13 comments:

  1. I am so sorry everyone is still sick! I hope today the boys wake up feeling much better. I ordered two of those diffusers last night!! So glad you got a little "you time".

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  2. I hope sweet Walker is feeling better soon! Love living through your dreamy beach pics too!

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  3. Girl, I was daydreaming about beach trips this weekend, too! Guess the dreary, rainy, January weather will do that to you. Happy Monday!

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  4. I'm sorry that it was a weekend filled with sickness, but those beach vacation snaps have me dreaming of a warmer weather filled vacation soon!! I have a changing light diffuser as well from Target and I love it!! xo, Biana -BlovedBoston

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  5. I was thinking of poor Knox all weekend! I'm glad to hear he is feeling better. I'm having such a hard time committing to a vacay this year. Half of me wants to take Cam to the beach and the other half wants to take a kid free trip before he really knows what's going on!

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  6. On these crummy weather days, I find myself daydreaming about beach vacays too.
    Did I know that you honeymooned in Antigua like we did? If so, I forgot :)

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  7. I feel you on daydreaming about a beach vacation! Sorry to hear your household is feeling bad! Hoping everyone feels better soon!

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  8. Nooooo to the sickness still sticking around! How is that book going so far? I've been asking around and I think I want to snag a copy! The rain today is unreal and definitely makes me think of the beach as well (or at least being at home in bed cuddled up with miss A) Have a great day girl!

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  9. Hope you guys have a better week this week! I'm dying for a beach babymoon. Happy beach dreaming and trip planning! xo

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  10. Give me a beach, stat! Your pictures are beautiful. Sorry you had sick babies, we did too! Bless them.

    Have a great week!

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  11. I am beach dreaming here too! :) Glad you had a relaxing weekend! I hope everyone is feeling healthy soon!

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  12. Gosh I really hope they get better and stay better soon! All your beach pictures have me dreaming of a beach vacay! That's going to be such a fun trip!!!

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  13. I've been daydreaming about a tropical vacay too!

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