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Weekend Wrap Up

Hey!

How was your weekend?

The weather here minus the pollen was just beautiful. We were in the lower to mid 80’s the entire weekend. At times it was just down right hot.

This weekend was spent hanging with the family. Friday evening my little cousin who plays on a traveling baseball team was playing a tournament at a field not far from our house so we packed up the children and headed out to the game. It was a family affair, my brother and sister inlaw along with my nieces and nephew joined in the fun as well.

Saturday morning I got up early and headed down to Tifton, GA which is about 3 hours away to pick up my stepdaughter. The Mr. usually takes the trip but he was under the weather so I took one for the team and drove with a friend of mine and turned around and came right back. Tired.com when I got back but my son had a birthday party so I used the restroom and headed right back out the door.

Saturday evening between the drive and the pollen I had the most awful headache. AWFUL. Mr. took over and I went to sleep around 7.

Sunday, we headed back out to the baseball field to support my cousin and I ate the most delicious funnel cake #youcare and took some pictures. They even had fried Snicker bars and Oreos. I’ve never had one and couldn’t bring myself to buy any. Have you had any of the above. Are they good?

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This weekend gave me a good idea of what our summer will be like. Busy and laid back…and yes that is possible.

What did you get into this weekend? How was the weather in your neck of the woods?

 

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21 Comments

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    Tom Sorensen
    March 19, 2012 at 10:54 am

    This weekend wrap up was such a special treat. I loved each of the photographs.

    Thanks for sharing.

    -Tom
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    Legally Chocolat
    March 19, 2012 at 11:12 am

    Funnel cake gives me life!
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    Baby Shopaholic
    March 19, 2012 at 11:17 am

    Love lil mama’s romper! Too cute!
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    kita
    March 19, 2012 at 11:43 am

    Awww so cute that sounds like a great weekend. I am loving the weather I am debating whether I should put up the summer clothes for good because Atl weather is weird.

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      Mimi
      March 19, 2012 at 1:20 pm

      I am the same way but when it hit 84 and we were going to be outside I decided not to torture her and make her burn up!

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    Big Girl
    March 19, 2012 at 1:24 pm

    As crazy and so not good for you as it is, the friend Snickers is ignorant! It’s melty and gooey and yummy. I shared one with my hubs (thank God) because I would have go IN by myself. I say get it and share it. I’m ready for fair season for some more crazy deep fried concoctions.
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      Mimi
      March 19, 2012 at 10:32 pm

      That’s just what I imagined it to be. Crispy on the outside and warm and gooey on the inside. I think I am going to have to give it a try next time.

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    Rose's Daughter
    March 19, 2012 at 1:47 pm

    I loooove funel cake. Haven’t had it in years.
    The pollen was off the chain this weekend. Poor Pookah. he was so congested and his eyes are swollen and itchy. Claritin is now a necessity for him just to function! But we STILL went outside, which I know made it worse, but it was beautiful! And I had date night. It was great.
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      Mimi
      March 19, 2012 at 10:33 pm

      Date night? *cabbage patches* for you! Hope you guys had a great time.

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    Aracely
    March 19, 2012 at 2:33 pm

    It’s been pretty hot here in VA as well! I’m loving it. Sounds like you had a great weekend and no to fried snickers or oreos!
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    Prototype Mama
    March 19, 2012 at 2:53 pm

    our weather here in Louisiana was pretty much the same as yours– nice weather but full of sneezing and itchy eyes. Friday The Clan headed out for my youngest son’s basketball championship ( which they won!)– Saturday we headed back to the gym for my middle son’ basketball game ( they won) and headed to the finals that afternoon at 2( so two games!) — Sunday was church and then my OLDEST son’s baseball practice— so a weekend full of sports and itching 🙂 Gotta love it right?

    SN: I love your pictures— I have a really nice camera and still can’t take good pics
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      Mimi
      March 19, 2012 at 10:34 pm

      That is the things with children and sports it takes up your entire weekends. After football and basketball I needed a break so he is not playing a sport this season. I kind of wish I would’ve put him in soccer but I think I will find him tennis or golf lessons.

      You better put that camera to good use. There are tons of instructionals online to get you started. The Pioneer Woman has a great series.

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    Krissy
    March 19, 2012 at 3:03 pm

    yall stole our weather! It was storming and cold and windy as hell in cali all weekend. thats so not fair!

    The Romper! It lives! lol Love it! Why can’t Addy just smile in pics! lol. I know shes goofy! She’s not foolin auntie Krissy! not one bit!

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      Mimi
      March 19, 2012 at 10:35 pm

      I meant to twitpic you and say Thank you West side Auntie but I forgot! We love it!!

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    Cam | Bibs & Baubles
    March 19, 2012 at 6:22 pm

    Yes, I’m with Krissy. You totally stole our weather. Womp! Sounds like a fun, busy weekend. I can’t remember the lat time I had a funnel cake.

    I haven’t tried the fried Snickers. I’m not tryna die.

    I’ve heard about fried butter too. Again, not tryna die.
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      Mimi
      March 19, 2012 at 10:35 pm

      Fried butter? Nawl. I’m good.

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    Christine M. of Hartlyn Kids
    March 19, 2012 at 8:14 pm

    I love your daughter’s denim romper! I’m a big romper fan.
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      Mimi
      March 19, 2012 at 10:36 pm

      Thanks!!

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    BossyGirl
    March 20, 2012 at 10:40 pm

    LAWD!!! I love Funnel Cakes..for real I have to step back cause I could EASILY eat two, three or five!!! LOL
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    Gerri
    March 20, 2012 at 11:53 pm

    Funnel cakes…I’ll attend ANY event that has funnel cakes. Seriously.

    Haven’t had the fried candy or cookies…that just seems like too much. 🙂

    I had a family-filled weekend, too. Those are the best.

    Hope you and the fam enjoy the spring! And yes, it’s been HOT.
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    Mrs. Pancakes
    March 22, 2012 at 10:36 pm

    Awww..looks like like an awesome family time!
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