Right here’s a recap of our previous few weeks of summer time!
Birch Began Faculty Yesterday!
He went to the identical classroom and trainer as final yr, so the transition went nicely! He was excited to see his associates. (And lacking one very VIP pal – who you’re <3)
Flowers from Nona’s backyard!!
Every youngster is requested to usher in a reduce plant or flower on the primary day.
Birch may be very proud he’s now a Large Boy!
I received these finish of summer time blues
However earlier than faculty began, listed below are some snapshots of our previous few weeks of summer time, aka the canine days of August!
It’s at all times so bittersweet when summer time involves an finish. Fall is my favourite season, however summer time is a VERY CLOSE second, so we’re nonetheless slightly unhappy. I can’t stand to suppose forward concerning the climate in February. Generally I make myself keep in mind that after I’m dripping in sweat.
Large Boy Lunch at Brazos
Whereas Birch was nonetheless in camp however Mazen was residence, we did lunch collectively at Brazos earlier than going back-to-school sports activities and college buying. We each agree: they’ve the perfect 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 struggle 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 should you’re an area who would love it.
Persevering with the water theme, we went to the pool a number of instances and to the splash park! Birch is now not terrified 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 style, he promptly crushed all of them within the driveway….
We discovered one alive on the storage wall! B has realized to say “I 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 Faculty Haircut
Are you even a child should you don’t get one!?
I received in a couple of Peloton exercises. Birch cherished it after I did Disney rides! (And was mad after they performed Disney songs he didn’t know.)
We additionally performed loads of Aladdin and went up and down the steps many instances to fake we had been within the Cave of Wonders.
There have been additionally some walks! And I went to some health club 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 pal John’s birthday! Our pal 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 evening was to a live performance. We began the evening with margs at Zocalo and ended with a laser gentle present!
That’s a wrap!
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