Sunday, July 06, 2014


:: Weekends :: 

What a Weekend! 

:: started off Friday morning with Independence Day crafts of flags and making painted fireworks. 
:: I made my honorary Barefoot Contessa Flag Cake ( it was divine) 
:: Cookout and party at my parent's house 
:: Saturday we drove out to Sky Meadows State Park in the Shenandoah Valley ( beautiful!) 
:: the girls made a colonial cherry pie with the colonial women
:: a wonderful hike with nothing but the wind through the trees as our music
:: wild butterflies and raspberries 
:: Saturday night of fireworks that we could see from our local park ( only a walk away) 
:: Sunday morning snuggles and coffee on the porch
 :: Mass with my brother and his lovely girlfriend
:: a graduation party 
:: Sunday night impromptu pizza and movie night with Princess and the Frog ( we are getting ready for our New Orleans trip) 

Such a beautiful weekend of good food, family, cool weather, and so many memories. I wish it could go on forever! 

Joining Karen of Pumpkin Sunrise


  1. Beautiful, in every way! Looks like a great weekend!

  2. Great shot of the fireworks :) Sounds like a fabulous weekend. Hope your week is just as lovely.

  3. that cake!!!! I want some. you were on fire this weekend with all the camera shots! I keep forgetting to take the camera around with I'm motivated after this post.