Aug 22, 2022
Weekend View – French Nation Cottage

Welcome to the weekend view. This week it was all about birthday enjoyable, lunch on the lake and extra.

Birthday Enjoyable

It was my birthday weekend and yesterday, we went over to one in all my sons homes for dinner to rejoice. I had a complete lot of enjoyable taking part in with Juliette and my daughter in regulation Katt made a stacked cake for dessert. Spending time with our household was such an ideal option to rejoice – I’m so grateful that our children all dwell shut sufficient to have the ability to see them usually. We simply must get my daughter to maneuver a tad nearer one in all today

DIY Desk Nook Safety

My son Cullan is anticipating his first child in a few months so they don’t seem to be absolutely baby-proof but. However in anticipation of Juliette coming over – he common nook protectors for his or her eating room desk final minute to maintain her from hitting her head. After all, Juliette thought they have been enjoyable to attempt to pull off the desk.

Lunch on the Lake

Talking of my daughter- final week we took a visit as much as Donner Lake to fulfill my daughter and her fiancé Harley for lunch. Harley’s dad flew over from Hawaii and shocked him – and so it was the primary time we have been capable of meet in particular person. It was good climate up within the mountains- solely within the 80’s and overcast- a a lot welcome break from the triple digit warmth now we have been having for weeks.

Rooster Love

We’ve a number of roosters in our flock of silkies and they’re all extremely candy and like to be cuddled. Most individuals do not understand that silkie roosters are docile candy boys. This candy boy has a bit little bit of a messy face due to having fun with watermelon- however he’s a cheerful chicken when he’s sitting with somebody.

Autumn vibes

I ordered a bunch of pampas grass final week and when it arrived- it completely received me within the temper for all issues autumn. I positioned the pampas into this urn on the desk to permit the grass to open up and fluff out-and I do love how a lot oomph it provides. Particularly with the twinkling tree backdrop. ha ha. I needed to snap a fast iPhone picture as I walked by to share with my daughter in regulation – not one of the best photo- however I really like the combination and mingle.

Facet note- I’m fairly impressed with this provider of the pampas grass- I truly ordered a couple of extra for some upcoming fall stylings. In the event you adore it as nicely – you will discover it under. *associates

Calf Strains

After all, as I turned one other yr older -either my muscular tissues are getting bored with me pushing them or they’re simply older. We’ve been strolling and mountain climbing about 5 miles a day for the previous couple of weeks. An effort to drop some weight and in addition simply get into higher form since I do not run a lot anymore. However, I did do a brief run sooner or later and it appears I burdened my calf muscle within the course of – and subsequent time we did the hill that week, it was a doozy of a calf pressure that As. I finished doing our stroll for a couple of days- and it was feeling higher however again to not with the ability to stroll a lot yesterday so you will see me largely resting and icing it right this moment. If in case you have any tricks to get it to heal rapidly earlier than our trip- I’ll take all of them!

Coming your means

A busy couple of weeks coming up- keep tuned for what we’re as much as (and the place.) And on the blog- it’ll be easy and candy. I’ll present you the place that vintage basket landed, share a pair late summer time inspirations and a few early autumn decor- together with a pair recipes.

Comfortable Sunday all!

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