We spent the weekend in Hillsborough with my mother and father. Right here’s our journey recap!
Sir Ducky, the well-loved classic duck
Summer time Go to to Hillsborough
The boys and I simply spent the weekend in my hometown with my mother and father! We had a brilliant stress-free go to. Thomas stayed residence as a result of the timing was excellent for him to play in a two-day golf event with all of his buddies.
We drove down on Saturday, which went advantageous with me solo with the boys.
Books for the Boys
Once we arrived, Mother had books for every of the boys. A handful of Disney golden books for Birch (he was obsessive about Emerson’s assortment on the seashore so he bought his personal).
And Beware The Bugs! simply revealed by our household associates, James and Cheryl Maxey, for Mazen! It’s a set of 21 quick tales all involving bugs. Sounds creepy! Birch truly stated to me not too long ago “Mommy you don’t must be afraid of spiders as a result of they simply crawl on you.” THANKS BIRCH!
Gallery Youthful was open for searching!
I like the sparkly unicorn!
Mother’s artwork is all accessible on the market through her web site.
She has bought greater than 400 work! She will additionally fee any animal or scene you request, like a child’s favourite animal and colours.
Right here is Katherine Youthful Artwork circa 1999 – LOL!
Additionally noticed: classic Beautycounter shampoo!
Beautycounter has a particular reward with buy at present and tomorrow! Spend $125 and get a free sunscreen lotion!
A classic worthy of consumption:
For Saturday evening dinner we ordered from Napoli Pizza. It’s an identical fashion to Lampo right here in Cville, and the pizzas have been delish!! We additionally had a beet salad and olives.
Ice Cream Sundaes
Crowded By Geese
I believed I’d have my very own mattress, however Mazen and two GIANT animals got here in to learn subsequent to me.
I’m studying One thing within the Water and it’s actually good!!
On Sunday it rained ALL DAY. Not a break within the clouds till 5 p.m.! We ate pastries, eggs, and bacon for breakfast. Performed with Beanie Infants and did 1,000 puzzles. Mother has an incredible assortment of toys and actions.
Leftovers For Lunch
Durham Bulls Baseball Sport
Fortunately the rain cleared out as a result of we had tickets to see the Durham Bulls! I grew up going to video games and hadn’t been in years. The boys LOVED it!!
We had a slight rain delay but it surely was a blessing as a result of as an alternative of 95 levels in July it was a cool 70 one thing. We weren’t scorching in any respect!
“Purchase me some peanuts and cracker jacks”
The boys had popcorn and pretzels for dinner, however I used to be actually happy to discover a taco stand and margarita!! Stadium meals improve!
We left after the seventh inning stretch, however not earlier than going to the reward store. Mazen bought a tiny bat and ball, and Birch bought a Wool E. Bull that he hasn’t put down since!
The solar after a day of rain is so very stunning! We had attractive skies and excellent temps. I set off on a pleasant energy stroll round city. I visited our outdated home and my associates’ childhood properties, sending textual content photos alongside the best way.
They new homeowners of my mother and father’ outdated home have paved the driveway and constructed an enormous storage. All of it seems very nice!
I landed at Cup-A-Joe’s for a morning glory muffin and an iced latte.
I circled again alongside the riverwalk and residential from there.
Again at residence they have been doing the puzzles once more.
We made salads for lunch with numerous summer time fruit.
Birch and I packed as much as go away – and left Mazen there!
He and Grammie + Pea are going tenting! After which from there, Matt is choosing him as much as go to the lake for every week. We’ll miss him a lot!!
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