Okay, So I’m going to start a Friday chant, and you all are going to join in from home, okay? Fri-day, Fri-day, Fri-day, Fri-day! You guys all did that with me, right? Right.
So it’s Friday. (and I’m in looooooveeee -okay, I need sleep.) Thank you all for your kind words and for not rolling your eyes about my complaining about sleep. I know it’s one of those things that comes with the momma territory, but try telling my body that. My mind if very accepting, but my body is as stubborn as Ryan. Which is very, very stubborn. Plus, the weather has been hot and/or stormy which just makes me feel even more tired.
It’s also the last Friday of July, which is kind of trippy – where did this month go? Okay, exhaustion, weather, and time going too fast – I am so thankful for all of you who read this blog because man, I can be cliche and boring sometimes.
Yesterday we decided to hit the town and go to a favorite of ours for lunch -Jose Tejas! I usually get fajitas (If you go, just order that. I swear, you’ll thank me.) but since I’m still avoiding all fun things, I felt it was a waste of money since I can’t have rice, beans or flour tortillas. Instead, I got a steak fajita salad and omg so good. Also, we got Ryan a (kid’s) chicken fajita and for less than $5 it would have filled me up. Alex gave him a tortilla and without prompting,he started making his own little taco and I couldn’t stop laughing. It contained some French fries, a tomato chunk, and a single chicken piece, but he folded it and ate it the proper way. #ThingsOnlyAMomCanBeProudOf. I love this place because it’s super kitschy and covered from top to bottom in string lights and cool signs.
I’m dead over these glasses I forgot I had. I bought them for Ryan who wore them maybe 2.5 seconds and I want to try and get Owen to wear them more to get him used to them. Plus, how cute?
This week on Morgan Manages Mommyhood..
Favorite Dessert: Peach Margarita Sorbet. Margaritas are my favorite. Frozen treats are my favorite. Peaches are my favorite. Thus, peach margarita sorbet is my favorite. No, in all seriousness, this loks BEYOND amazing, though!
Favorite Simple DIY: How to Make a Kid’s Pirate Ship. Some of my favorite childhood memories include turning boxes into things – love how simple this is! Goes to show you don’t need ALL THE THINGS to make your kiddo happy!
Favorite Gift: Chocolate Covered Oreo Apples. Aren’t these just the cutest? Totally makes me wish the boys were in school so I had an excuse to make them! (JUST KIDDING, TIME. Don’t speed up, please.)
Favorite NEED to DIY: Chippy Farmhouse Table. YOU GUYS. This table is beyond beautiful. I’m thinking of ways to convince Alex I need to make it. Gorgeous.
Favorite Mini: Mini Ice Cream Sandwiches. I know I’m not the only one who loves everything a million times more in mini form, right? These are so adorable!!
Favorite Home: DIY Shiplap Headboard. Anyone else drooooooling over this beauty? I’m dreaming about the day we finally get a bigger bed (our house/room is too small to fit a larget bed plus Owen in it. Womp.)
Favorite No-Bake: No Bake Lemon Meringue Dip. This looks so simple and delicious, and I love the idea of the charred little edge! Yum.
How to Start a Bullet Journal.
How to Make Homemade Swimmer’s Ear Drops.
Planner Supplies Organization. <– My dream stash. Oh my word.
Non-Sandwich (Kid’s) Lunch Ideas.
Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Cheesecake. I mean….
Perfect Vacation Countdown Ideas.
5 Ways to Say Thank You to a Police Officer.