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What’s Going On in Our World


April 16, 2013

I have been so bad with “life update” posts lately and it’s something I really want to get back in the habit of doing here on the blog…not that it’s the most exciting thing to read for you friends, but I love that I can look back on these posts as a snapshot as to what we were doing and when.

We hit up Home Depot this weekend to replenish our spring goodies that had already withered away. No, it wasn’t my fault…that last winter frost killed our ferns and flowers so we restocked and planted more for some color to add to the yard! Of course we brought Little Miss Green Thumb along for the fun and she loved every minute of it…P.S. this child loves her sunglasses and hardly takes them off.

Do yall have any fun family traditions you do weekly/monthly/etc? Jeff has started a weekend habit where he will get up and fix us breakfast on Saturday or Sunday mornings and it’s something we look forward to every week…it’s nothing fancy, but a fun time for us three to eat together, start the day out right, and enjoy some homemade carbohydrate goodness!
Spring cleaning is going on around these parts and I am making so much progress!! It feels good to tackle that list that had been growing at an exponential rate and cross of one item at a time. I took to the master bedroom last week and threatened the hubby, saying I’d continue to do his laundry so long as his dresser stayed neat and organized…we’ll see how long this lasts. 
Saturday night, we attended the Pink Tie Affair for the American Cancer Society here in town and had a ball with our friends. They had a silent auction and I think between all of us we won 1/2 of the items! We scored, and got a sky box for a Nashville Sounds baseball game, Jeff won a haircut and shave at a local barbershop, and we got an annual family membership to the zoo!! I was so ecstatic you would’ve thought I won the lottery…we get excited over random things these days ;). 
We rounded out the weekend by heading over to one of our friends’ houses for their annual Master’s Party cookout…Miss CC was decked out in her Master’s gear (her daddy was so proud) and dined on hamburgers and hot dogs. It was a gorgeous day in Nashville, so we soaked up some sun, blew some bubbles, and then watched Hottie Aussie Adam Scott win his first green jacket. A wonderful Sunday Funday indeed! P.S. I’m not sure there is ANYTHING cuter than chubby baby legs-hehe. 
  1. Erica says:

    I must say that waffle looks amazing…could be because I am six months pregnant, but nonetheless so sweet of your hubby to do breakfast for you!!

  2. Andee Layne says:

    ADORABLE look at her little chunk!!! Nothing sweeter than a chunky babe 😉 Those waffles look so good and even better because the hubby fixed them 😉 We do pancake sundays xo

  3. Love C's sunglasses! So cute! And we just got more snow here…otherwise, I would be gardening for spring too!! 🙂

  4. Those sunglasses … those baby legs! Too cute. She is one happy girl, isn't she?

  5. Arielle says:

    aww she does look just precious in her Master's gear. love it!

  6. P*P*P says:

    Oh my goodness…that last photo…I just can't!!! She's so cute!

  7. jayme says:

    she's just a little diva in those sunglasses! i wonder where she gets that from?? …. haha xoxo 🙂

  8. LOVE chubby baby legs!!! 🙂

  9. Nat says:

    Those sunglasses crack me up- she is too cute!! Me and my husband always make a huge breakfast spread on the weekend! It's such a fun tradition and something to look forward too

  10. Jackie says:

    She is too cute! Can't wait to see what your Spring Cleaning list looks like!

  11. meghan says:

    Actually winning at an auction is the best! 🙂 Congrats!

  12. We went to Home Depot this weekend too! Owen loved it. He likes smelling all of the flowers!

  13. CC is oh so adorable! I have been doing some major spring cleaning around my house too!

  14. Sara says:

    Oh my goodness, the scrunched nose and the thigh rolls are killing me. I can't get over how big she looks. How many teeth does she have now? She does not look like a baby anymore…

  15. Yum, that waffle is making me hungry!! CC is soooo cute!

  16. Thanks for catching us up! Sounds like a lot of fun was had!

  17. We bought flowers (and the goods to make an outdoor chalkboard) at Home Depot this weekend too…… such wild lives we lead, ehhh?! 😉

    And what I would give for J to learn some lessons from CC on keeping shades on!! Her thighs just kill me…..never, EVER can there be too many rolls! I just want to squeeze her!!

  18. Shannon says:

    So cute! What brand stroller is that? Do you like it? I'm looking for a lightweight stroller for my little munchkin and can't make up my mind!

  19. Samma says:

    Precious girl! I cannot wait to meet her in person!

  20. Such sweet little moments:)

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