Right here’s a little bit of what’s new from our nook of the world, together with a river romp, Lil Chef PJs, swim periods, and date nights.
^^ That’s about as deep as I am going in 😆
Considered one of our current adventures took us to the Rivanna River for a bit of romping round. Birch and I didn’t get rather more than our legs moist, however Mazen, Mazen’s pal, and Thomas swam over to the deep half and did some fish gazing.
When there was a pleasant break in our warmth wave, I hosted joyful hour on our again porch for the primary time!!!!!!! We’ve stored our social distance on the patio for therefore lengthy that it was nice to have pals benefit from the cozy porch!
We had Spicy Fiesta Dip utilizing the Tastefully Easy Fiesta Party Seasoning. I simply combined 1.5 Tbsp of the spice with Greek yogurt (3/4 cup) and mayo (1/4 cup) and it was prepared in 1 minute! Tremendous straightforward and a crowd pleaser. Get 10% off of any Tastefullysimple.com order with the code KE10TS.
Plus selfmade pimento cheese (I’m re-doing the previous KERF recipe).
And these birthday cake tins from Caked Up Cville to have fun the June birthday women!!!! OMG the “moonrocks” topping was out of this world good.
Whereas I used to be entertaining my pals, T-daddy took the boys out to dinner! They went to Citizen Burger after which had ice cream. Birch drank a lot lemonade they needed to cease by a tree on the best way residence 😆
Lil’ Chef PJs!
Sponsored by Gerber Childrenswear
Birch is modeling his new Lil’ Chef PJs!
Gerber Childrenswear despatched me two units of PJs from its Lil’ Chef Collection. These would make such an amazing reward for a foodie mother or father or a child who likes to cook dinner!!
We predict the avocado set guacs-our-world, however there’s additionally a brunch set – get up and scent the bacon! You’ll additionally discover Candy Treats and Fruit jammies and Taco onesies!
Birch wouldn’t take them off, so he went to work in them!
Subsequent step: seize a video of Birch doing the Avocado Dance whereas dressed head-to-toe avocado! (I dare you to take heed to the music – it will likely be in your head for months!)
Kodiak Muffins with breakfast sausage and blueberries
I made this utilizing an previous KERF recipe – additionally getting a makeover – and ate it actually each day for lunch final week!
with candy potatoes
with a bunch of leftovers combined on high
Little Veg Sammie
I used some leftover Fiesta Dip unfold on whole-grain bread with peppers and greens for a lightweight vegetarian sandwich. Plus chips!
Easy Salmon Dinner
We used the Bayou Bourbon Glaze baked over salmon with broc, rice, and a lemon-yogurt sauce on high.
A Blue Apron dish with purple cabbage, beans, rice, and a bean paste and soy glaze sauce.
Date Evening to Petit Pois
We had a soccer sport get rained out and Nona was with the boys, so we detoured to a date night time as an alternative!
Crimson wine, kale salad, and crab cake over creamed corn!
Tilapia with Za’atar, Couscous and Veggies
one other Blue Apron hit!
Steaks with Grilled Candy Potato Wedges, Zucchini, and Crimson Cabbage Slaw
The slaw had Tessamae’s Inexperienced Goddess dressing on it – I actually favored it!
Sushi Evening In
This meal dates again to Father’s Day!! Thomas’s request! Now and Zen is our present favourite native sushi spot. Birch even ate the edamame!
I went from yellow highlights to blonde balayage!
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