Tuesday, July 21, 2015

2015 Week 28

These summer weekends are fun!

Dinners this week:
Sunday - Pizza tonight. We still have dough to use. I think a farm stand tomato and garden basil margarita pizza is in order! After we celebrate National Ice Cream day of course!
Monday - Easy mac and cheese and green veggies.
Tuesday - Food truck night! Simple picnic dinner for the kiddos.
Wednesday - Spaghetti, green salad, fruit, and garlic bread. The little man has prelims for summer swim league the next morning and he will need some carbs!
Thursday - Grilling!
Friday - Summer veggie burritos, yum! With guac and red rice. Served with fruit.
Saturday - Dinner out with friends.

Monday, July 13, 2015

2015 Week 27

Look at this little walker!
We celebrated both my mom and my sister's birthday this weekend
at the Denver Botanic Gardens.
We brought in a picnic, had birthday cupcakes,
and wandered all over the gardens.
It was a really a nice birthday party.

Dinners this week:
M-pesto pasta with grilled veggies 
T-grilled salmon, corn, caprice salad
W-burritos with sweet potato and black beans 
T-burgers and dogs on the grill with a green salad and fruit
F-homemade pizza night 

S-dinner with friends

Sunday, July 5, 2015

2015 Week 26

This crew had a very happy 4th of July weekend!

We visited the Cherry Creek Arts Fest with cousins.

Had a patriotic breakfast.

Went to Nederland and road on the Carousel of Happiness and watched a parade.

 This dude took his first steps!

And, of course, we had plenty of ice cream!

Overall, not a bad weekend!

Dinners this week:
Sunday - Grilling with friends and watching the Women's World Cup Final.
Monday - Spicy pasta salad with a green salad and fruit.
Tuesday - Taco Tuesday! Meet and bean tacos for the the kiddos and Scott, black bean and sweet potato tacos for Scott and me. Lots of guac too!
Wednesday - Something easy, maybe a grilled cheese and tomato soup night.
Thursday - Baseball game night. An early dinner of chicken, mac and cheese, and fruit for the kiddos. Scott and I will have grilled salmon and green salad after.
Friday - Homemade pizza night, the summer version.
Saturday - Birthday picnic at the Botanic Gardens to celebrate my mom's birthday and my sister's birthday this week! We're packing sandwiches, chips, fruit and cupcakes.

2015 Week 25

We found this fun playground in Boulder the other day.
It was a giant rock/cave thing with tons of little tunnels.
The kids loved it, crawling through caves and tunnels.

Dinners this week:
Sunday - Grilling out with friends.
Monday - Leftovers.
Tuesday - Green noodles and fruit.
Wednesday - Sandwiches and fruit. 
Thursday - Grilling veggies and burgers.
Friday - Dinner out.
Saturday - Happy 4th! We're grilling out and watching fireworks with friends.

Monday, June 22, 2015

2014 Week 24

We had one of those packed to the gills, too much fun, too little time weekends.
All kinds of summer fun including swim meets, block parties, birthday parties, sparklers,
golfing, celebrating dads, swimming, BBQing, and tons of yummy food.
I'm so happy and thankful for our friends and family and this fun time in our lives.

We're not slowing down much this week with swim team, baseball, parties, and more fun!

Dinners this week:
Sunday - Grilling at the pool!
Monday - Homemade chicken tenders, sauteed greens and fruit.
Tuesday - Veggie fried rice and fruit.
Wednesday - Sundried pesto quiche, breakfast potatoes, green salad and fruit.
Thursday - Hot dogs, corn and fruit. Baseball game night!
Friday - Homemade pizza night, summer grilling style!
Saturday - Dinner with friends.

Monday, June 15, 2015

2015 Week 23

We had another super fun weekend at our friends' cabin
in Lake George. 
Lots of hiking, climbing, and outside time for this crew.
Exactly what we needed!

This week is supposed to be hot and we have swimming and baseball and camps...
another fun, summer week.

Dinners this week:
Sunday - garden salads and quesadillas for the kiddos.
Monday - Green noodles, green salad and fruit.
Tuesday - Grilled salmon and a strawberry spinach salad, with cous cous on the side.
Wednesday - Slow cooker black bean enchiladas, a green salad and fruit.
Thursday - Veggie packed fried rice.
Friday - homemade pizza night.
Saturday - dinner with friends.

Monday, June 8, 2015

2015 Week 22

'Tis the season for balloon toss games,
backyard BBQs,
and ice cream mustaches.

Dinners this week:
Sunday - Grilling with friends.
Monday - Pesto pasta, fruit salad and homemade mint ice cream.
Tuesday - Sweet potato and black bean tacos.
Wednesday - Cold, spicy peanut noodles and cold fried chicken and fruit.
Thursday - Easy pizza night.
Friday - Cabin weekend with friends.
Saturday - Grilling at the cabin.