^^Sweet brother love.
How was your weekend? I actually do love listening to about the way you guys spend your time, from cleansing out closets to touring to far-off locations!
We normally have one weekend evening the place we get cozy, cook dinner a pleasant dinner, and watch Netflix as soon as the children are asleep and one weekend evening the place we exit in town and don’t take into consideration doing any dishes. Sometimes we crave cozy on Fridays and generally it’s the reverse. This week we went out on Friday and had dinner in yoga pants on Saturday.
Friday Date Night With Birch
Friday evening Mazen had a sleepover with one among his BFFs so it was simply the three of us out to dinner. We went to Petit Pois on the downtown mall.
Dining out with a child is so nice this time of yr since we are able to sit outdoors. Come winter, our selections will likely be far more restricted. I don’t take a child into quiet eating places. Birch does properly at out of doors spots, and we feed him little nibbles of no matter we’re consuming and convey out some toys to assist entertain him. Knock on wooden, up to now he hasn’t been too loud or upset in a restaurant. (I do know that can seemingly change as quickly as he can get down and stroll!)
I had a very scrumptious Chardonnay –
And this cod with crispy spinach, potatoes and a garlic-butter sauce was divine. I ate all of it!
Stole a number of of Thomas’s frites as properly – so skinny and crispy!
We had ice cream from Splendora’s and walked our approach house. Once Birch was in mattress, we placed on Stranger Things and fell asleep earlier than the episode was over!
I set my alarm to get to ACAC class by eight:00 on time. ‘Twas a superb one! I had numerous vitality. Back at house I made a few smoothies with berries, oats, milk, vanilla protein, and banana.
Mid day we took Mazen to his soccer sport. He did so properly! Scored a pleasant objective. The climate seems to be good, but it surely was SO HOT. We are melting away on this second summer time.
Birch did rather well throughout the sport. I at all times have nervousness about bringing him out that he’ll flip out and cry, however he’s such a laid again boy.
Plus he had his cousin to assist entertain him! We introduced Nash alongside to assist cheer on Mazen!
Home once more, I had a late lunch of a turkey and cheese sandwich.
M and I took an impromptu journey as much as Kohr Bros to share an Oreo snowstorm! I take 1/four off the highest in a separate cup and he will get the remaining.
I took a second bathe (in spite of everything that soccer sweating) and placed on my yoga pants for our Saturday evening in.
On The Menu: Linguini with Clams!
First course: salad. I made a decision I don’t actually like dinners which have two plates. My mind doesn’t like switching. So we pretended we have been at a restaurant and had our salad course first. Worked out properly!
I had a can of clams come within the mail (critically, PR corporations ship me the strangest issues!) and so we put it to good use in a yummy pasta dish. Garlic, butter, anchovies, white wine, clam juice, parsley.
We watched extra Stranger Things at bedtime. I’ve to say I’m not loving it this season. I can’t put my finger on why – it simply feels somewhat too tacky or one thing.
Followed by…. Sunday Biscuits!
Thomas popped over to JM Stock and introduced house probably the most scrumptious ham biscuits. They had spicy Tasso ham inside – and he added egg on high. These are one of the best biscuits EVER!
We spent our Sunday like so adopted by a go to to the soccer discipline!