Monday, June 18, 2018

Father's Day Weekending

Happy Monday, friends! I hope everyone had a great weekend celebrating the dads in their lives. We had a fun weekend celebrating Brandon with lots of yummy food; I'm back on the eating well train this week. 

-FRIDAY-
The boys and I just hung around the house on Friday morning before Brandon got home from his Summer Friday at 11:30. It's so nice to have lazy mornings sometimes! 


We headed out to lunch at Mi Cocina, then popped in Williams-Sonoma before heading home, where the boys promptly posted themselves on the couch with some popcorn and watched a World Cup game. 




After naps, Brandon took Walker out to play golf for the first time. It was so precious! They got in nine holes while Knox and I made a Target run. 



Friday night once the boys were in bed, Brandon and I couldn't decide what we wanted to eat for supper, so we made a very non-fancy charcuterie plate: fresh-cut watermelon, Wheat Thins, pimento cheese and summer sausage -- and of course, a glass of wine. We picked on that while we watched "A Bad Moms Christmas" and then went to bed. 


-SATURDAY-
Since Sundays are often crazy in our house, we celebrated Father's Day a day early! Walker helped me get breakfast ready: Kodiak Cakes Protein Packed blueberry lemon muffins, cheesy scrambled eggs, watermelon, coffee and mimosas! We served it to Brandon in bed and he watched a few minutes of a World Cup game. (AKA: basically his perfect day, ha!) 

We then opened presents; he got a new pair of sunglasses after losing his to the Gulf of Mexico on our beach trip, these grill prep trays, and a hilarious coffee mug {sold out, but similar here}




We then spent the rest of the morning/afternoon in the pool! 



After we all napped, we took my father-in-law his Father's Day gift, and then came back home and I made a yummy meal for Father's Day! I made The Pioneer Woman's Comfort Meatballs and homemade mashed potatoes, along with my grandmother's famous cherry cream pie recipe. We were super cool and watched a special on Tonya Harding and called it an early night. 



-SUNDAY-
We were up and at 'em and headed to church. The boys all looked so precious, so of course I had to snap a couple of pictures. 



The rest of the afternoon was spent doing super un-fun things: laundry, picking up the house, cleaning a bit, getting our cars cleaned out (how do they become such a mess so quickly!?) and getting things ready for the week. And, I even got to sneak in a nap while Brandon worked out. Happy Father's Day, right?! ;) 

And speaking of this week, the boys both have swimming lessons Monday-Thursday, so I'm excited to see how much they're going to learn! I hope y'all have wonderful weeks! 

Linking up with Biana 

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14 comments:

  1. Oh my those meatballs and mashed potatoes...YUM! Good luck with swim lessons this week!

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  2. What a perfect weekend! Love that Walker and Brandon have started to "play" golf together" xo, Biana -BlovedBoston

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  3. Sounds like y'all had the perfect Father's Day weekend!!

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  4. I love how you guys have summer Friday's together! Looks like a wonderful weekend and Father's Day celebration too!

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  5. You had a fabulous week-end! Lots of lovely delicious looking food and drink - yummo! Such cute photos, and that mug was brilliant. Who are y'all supporting in the World Cup? We've just watched the Tunisia game and just won, just - there was lots of shouting at the TV by my husband! I think your photo was Spain - Portugal? That was amazing football! And lazy mornings are THE BEST! Your Aldi insta story was very good - we got some Grand Cru Champagne from there - it was super good!

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    1. Honestly, since the U.S. isn’t in it, we are rooting on Spain and England! (And praying the U.S. makes it in next time since North America got the bid!)

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  6. Sounds like a great weekend.. such sweet pictures.

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  7. The perfect Father's Day! That pie looks sooo yummy!

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  8. Love it all - such a cute weekend! I love your built-ins in your living room by the way! Also, how was Bad Moms Christmas?!

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  9. The World Cup has been on at our house a lot, too :) And I totally just pinned those meatballs - YUM!

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  10. I love following along on your blog & Instagram - your family is precious & you are a fantastic mama!!

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  12. Umm you ok girl? Worried that you haven't posted in a while. Love your blog!

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    1. Thanks! I took a blogging hiatus for the summer and have been back to posting since Aug. 1.

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