Friday, November 14, 2014

Favorites Friday

I would love to tell you this week was full of sunshine and puppy dogs, but it wasn't.
It just plain wasn't.
X has a cold.
Which means he really doesn't sleep well at night.
Which then means Mic and I aren't sleeping well either :(
Then on Tuesday I decided to grab lunch out just to get some fresh air.
While I was driving someone decided to make my lane theirs and run into my car.
Thankfully no one was hurt and my car has little damage.
So needless to say I am so ready for you weekend!

Now that I got the bad out of my system, let's focus on the good!
Linking up with some of my favorite hosts :)
Momfessionals

~ Family ~
We were able to celebrate my grandma's 80th birthday over the weekend with her and my mom's side of the family.
The older I get, more responsibilities I take on, etc. it gets harder and harder to make time to visit family that isn't local.
I am so thankful and grateful to get to spend that time with them.
And I absolutely adore getting to see X interact with my mom, grandma, cousins, etc. :)


~ Football ~
My Cleveland Browns are in first place in their division!
This hasn't happened in  2 decades.
While I am not getting my hopes up (I have been a Browns fan for far too long to do that), I am super proud of my boys!
And then I found this shirt...
I need it!
Hey Mic, did you read that last line? ;)

~ Food ~
I mentioned this amazing & super simple appetizer that I made for our S'mores Party.
With the snow starting to arrive, it makes for longer commutes.
So I use my crock pot much more in the winter months.
I decided to make those brown sugar bits of goodness again this week and oh goodness they did not disappoint!
And when I say super simple, I mean it!
2 ingredients!
Throw them in the crock pot on high and 2 1/2 (or 5-6 on low) hours later you have a meal that everyone will enjoy! :)
This might just be my new go-to for family and friend parties.
From this...
to this in 2 1/2 hours! DELICIOUS!!!!

~ Fun ~
Mic and I are going on a date night this weekend!
I am hoping for an adult dinner and maybe a little Christmas shopping :)
Honestly, I just want to spend some time away from work, home, and X with my guy!

~ Festive ~
Two weeks later than normal we finally have our Christmas trees and decor up throughout the house :)
I just love how warm and cozy our house feels when we have Santa's, penguins, and trees scattered all over the house!
I have only purchased 2 Christmas gifts so far, so now that our decor is up I am diving in.
Of course we some one's 3rd birthday to celebrate as well :)

How was your week?
Any big weekend plans?
Don't forget to check out my post from yesterday to enter to win a Disney DVD!

Happy Friday & Have A Wonderful Weekend!
Go Browns!!!



7 comments:

  1. So special to celebrate 80 years! Wow! That's awesome. I love the appetizer idea. I'm gonna have to use it. That would be good as dinner with some sweet potatoes. Yum!

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  2. YES! I want that shirt. I'm just like waiting for the Browns to blow it....that's what we're used to. It's been such an awesome season so far.

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  3. I hope you have a fun date night! It sounds like you need it after the week you've had! Glad no one was injured in the car accident! Have a good weekend. I'm going to have to try that appetizer. Looks yummy!

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  4. DATE NIGHT!! Have fun but go see Interstellar!! It's AMAZING!

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  5. Love that shirt.....being from the land of Johnny Football I know lots of "new" Cleveland Brown fans! We are hosting my mother in laws 65th bday this weekend and I am totally the same when it comes to family...has always been super fun to make sure my kids know their roots!

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