Monday, October 17, 2016

2016 Week 42

Autumn is gorgeous around here right now.
We're enjoying the season in all the traditional ways;
jumping in leaves and eating all things pumpkin and apples!

Dinners this week:
Sunday - Leftovers
Monday - Shrimp pasta with lemon and butter.
Tuesday - Taco Tuesday, naturally.
Wednesday - Lasagna roll ups.
Thursday - Roasted salmon, potatoes and green veggies.
Friday - Homemade pizza and movie night. I'm thinking a spinach and artichoke with a white garlic sauce for the adults. Yummy!
Saturday - Chili cook-off at a friend's house. We are still figuring out our award winning recipe!

Tuesday, October 11, 2016

2016 Week 41

The kids and I summited Mt Sanitas this morning.
The hike was tough, especially for H, who had to climb steps that we about up to her chest!
It was a great way to start the weekend.
And of course, we had to stop at our favorite ice cream place after, we earned it!

Dinners this week:
Sunday - Gameday tacos and pretzels.
Monday - Dinner out for the school.
Tuesday - Tacos again, using leftovers.
Wednesday - Easy fajitas, by request.
Thursday - Bronco game night! I'm making veggie sloppy joes with a green salad and fruit and a yummy dessert.
Friday - Pizza night! No school for the kids.
Saturday - Dinner with my mom.

Wednesday, October 5, 2016

2016 Week 40

We had the best family vacation last week.
Lots of beach time, pool time, cocktail time, and key lime pie time!

Dinners this week:
Sunday - Bronco game watching with friends. They're making dinner!
Monday - Taco night.
Tuesday - Restaurant night for school. 
Wednesday - Easy veggie and tofu stir fry over rice.
Thursday - Conference night. Veggie soup and grilled cheese.
Friday - Pizza and a movie night.
Saturday - Grilling out.

Sunday, September 25, 2016

2016 Week 39

We are sneaking off for a family vacation this week!
Have a great week everyone.

Sunday, September 18, 2016

2016 Week 38

It was our sweet girl's birthday this week.
We celebrated with a yummy cake,
 sprinkle pancakes, 
 and even a few hot air balloons that few right overhead.
It was a wonderful day with our special girl.

This week we are just buckling down into routine.
School, running club, piano lessons, volunteering, and lots of time to play outside.
It will be a good week.

Dinners this week:
Sunday - Go Broncos! Scott's making pulled pork, we'll have guac and chips, and veggies to dip.
Monday - Summer veggie red curry with brown rice and naan and fruits.
Tuesday - Pesto chicken (pesto tilapia for me), cous cous, broccoli and fruit.
Wednesday - Grilled cheese sammies with homemade tomato soup.
Thursday - Peanut noodles with fruit salad.
Friday - Pizza and a movie night.
Saturday - Dinner out.

Tuesday, September 13, 2016

2017 Week 37

I checked a big one off the bucket list this weekend
and hiked a 14er.
Four friends and I hiked Mt Bierstadt
and it was HARD!!!
But so fun.

Dinners this week:
Sunday - Neighborhood picnic!
Monday - Grilled fish, garden veggies, and cous cous.
Tuesday - Veggie and bean minestrone soup with grilled cheese for a cool day.
Wednesday - Black bean and sweet potato tacos.
Thursday - Breakfast for dinner, waffles, eggs, and potatoes. 
Friday - Our sweet girl's birthday! Pizza is on deck at the school's fall fest. With birthday cake after, of course.
Saturday - Dinner out with family.

Sunday, September 4, 2016

2016 Week 36

We had a fun day on the water today.
Paddle boarding, swimming, and playing in sand.
What a great way to spend labor day weekend!

Dinners this week:
Sunday - Block party!
Monday - Grilling out with friends after hiking.
Tuesday - Shrimp and tomato penne (we never got to it last week!).
Wednesday - Scott and kids are having grilled chicken and veggies, mom is going out!
Thursday - Bronco game night! We're celebrating with fish tacos.
Friday - Pizza and a movie night!
Saturday - Leftovers.