Right here’s a recap of our previous few weeks of summer season!
Birch Began College Yesterday!
He went to the identical classroom and instructor as final yr, so the transition went properly! He was excited to see his pals. (And lacking one very VIP buddy – you already know who you might be <3)
Flowers from Nona’s backyard!!
Every youngster is requested to usher in a lower plant or flower on the primary day.
Birch could be very proud he’s now a Massive Boy!
I bought these finish of summer season blues
However earlier than college began, listed here are some snapshots of our previous few weeks of summer season, aka the canine days of August!
It’s all the time so bittersweet when summer season involves an finish. Fall is my favourite season, however summer season is a VERY CLOSE second, so we’re nonetheless a bit unhappy. I can’t stand to assume forward concerning the climate in February. Generally I make myself keep in mind that once I’m dripping in sweat.
Massive Boy Lunch at Brazos
Whereas Birch was nonetheless in camp however Mazen was dwelling, we did lunch collectively at Brazos earlier than going back-to-school sports activities and college procuring. We each agree: they’ve one of the best cheese sauce ever!!
Triple Pickle + This Is My Yam are my favorites. Surprisingly they’re each vegetarian tacos!
Water Balloon Combat!
On the most popular day. Therefore the umbrella!
We watched the combat from the porch within the shade : )
Mommy & Me Time
As soon as Mazen was again to high school, Birch and I had about 10 days one on one. I’m exhausted, haha.
We did some at-home classes on the USA.
Picnic with Dad
Thomas took him to Sugar Hole on a picnic!
Water Desk Splashing
We cleaned the leaves out of the water desk and broke it out for a day. That is in all probability the final time we’ll use it since Birch had extra enjoyable cleansing it than he did standing at it! Let me know for those who’re a neighborhood who would really like it.
Persevering with the water theme, we went to the pool a number of occasions and to the splash park! Birch is not petrified of the squirting water – it’s his new factor!
We found a number of cicada shells on the bushes in our yard. Birch collected them.
After which in little boy vogue, he promptly crushed all of them within the driveway….
We discovered one alive on the storage wall! B has realized to say “I really like the sound of cicadas” since I say that on a regular basis.
Play Play Play
We performed with slime….
And their cats!
Again to College Haircut
Are you even a child for those who don’t get one!?
I bought in just a few Peloton exercises. Birch liked it once I did Disney rides! (And was mad after they performed Disney songs he didn’t know.)
We additionally performed numerous Aladdin and went up and down the steps many occasions to fake we have been within the Cave of Wonders.
There have been additionally some walks! And I went to some gymnasium lessons right here and there.
Thomas and I had two date nights to stability out all of the make consider.
Crimson Pump Kitchen
The primary was to Crimson Pump Kitchen to have a good time his buddy John’s birthday! Our buddy Anna joined too and we had a scrumptious 4-course meal that made us really feel very very similar to adults : )
The Wooden Brothers + Greensky Bluegrass
Our second date night time was to a live performance. We began the night time with margs at Zocalo and ended with a laser mild present!
That’s a wrap!
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