Sunday, June 5, 2016

{Pretty, Happy, Funny, Real}~ June 5, 2016

Whew! What a week!  Dave's brother and his wife were here from Washington state all week.  Lots of fun but also lots of activity, which left us all worn out (a good kind of worn out, though!).  I'll share some highlights.

{Pretty}

One morning, breakfast was soft-boiled eggs and leftover pound cake with apricot preserves.  (It's no worse than a doughnut, right??)  I was struck by how cheerful it all looked~




A couple close-ups of the flowers on the table, all of which came from the yard and the woods that border it.  Such a wide variety!  



The funny, umbrella, double- or triple-decker lavender blooms are the same as Rosie shared in her {phfr} post at Like Mother, Like Daughter.  I don't know what they are called.  Anyone have ideas?



{Happy}

Elizabeth and Justin hosted a big family party over Memorial Day weekend.  We had everything from an 80-year-old great-grandma



to the newest member of the family, a six-week-old darling baby boy



in addition to everything in between~




                            


Later in the week, we hosted a cook-out at our house~



Arane and Verity provided light entertainment~




{Funny}

Photo Credit: Arane

{Real}

Photo Credit: Arane





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