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 season Go to to Hillsborough
The boys and I simply spent the weekend in my hometown with my mother and father! We had an excellent enjoyable go to. Thomas stayed residence as a result of the timing was good for him to play in a two-day golf event with all of his buddies.
We drove down on Saturday, which went effective with me solo with the boys.
Books for the Boys
After 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 seaside so he bought his personal).
And Beware The Bugs! simply printed by our household mates, James and Cheryl Maxey, for Mazen! It’s a group of 21 quick tales all involving bugs. Sounds creepy! Birch really mentioned to me lately “Mommy you don’t must be fearful of spiders as a result of they only crawl on you.” THANKS BIRCH!
Gallery Youthful was open for shopping!
I like the sparkly unicorn!
Mother’s artwork is all obtainable on the market by way of her web site.
She has offered greater than 400 work! She will be able to 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 as we speak and tomorrow! Spend $125 and get a free sunscreen lotion!
A classic worthy of consumption:
For Saturday night time dinner we ordered from Napoli Pizza. It’s an analogous model 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 excellent assortment of toys and actions.
Leftovers For Lunch
Durham Bulls Baseball Recreation
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 however it 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 sizzling 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 lovely! We had beautiful skies and excellent temps. I set off on a pleasant energy stroll round city. I visited our outdated home and my mates’ childhood houses, sending textual content footage alongside the best way.
They new house owners of my mother and father’ outdated home have paved the driveway and constructed an enormous storage. All of it appears to be like 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 plenty of summer season fruit.
Birch and I packed as much as depart – and left Mazen there!
He and Grammie + Pea are going tenting! After which from there, Matt is selecting him as much as go to the lake for every week. We are going to miss him a lot!!
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