across the weekend – The Fitnessista
Hello mates! How was the weekend? I hope you had a tremendous one. This weblog submit is a strategy to carry it again old-fashioned and share some extra real-life adventures. Fairly a number of of you let me know that you simply missed the fashion of running a blog from the previous (I do, too!) so I’m making an attempt to do it in a method that’s low-key and nonetheless targeted on my expertise, as an alternative of the youngsters’ expertise if that is sensible? It may be tough as a result of the youngsters are clearly an enormous a part of my life (and by far essentially the most thrilling and such an pleasurable a part of my life). I’m nonetheless making an attempt to navigate running a blog in a method that feels genuine to me with out overdoing it on child content material, whereas persevering with to create value-driven posts, too.
If you happen to guys get pleasure from this and need extra everyday-style posts, let me know!
This weekend was a wild one and filled with so many enjoyable adventures. Friday evening, we went to a neighborhood fall competition with the fam. My dad, stepmom, aunt, cousins, Kyle and Meg, and their kiddos have been all there.
We additionally bumped into so many acquainted faces that night! Tucson is a small world, however feels smaller the longer we keep right here.
BEFORE fall competition, the Pilot took P to a birthday celebration whereas I took Liv to bop, so P had double enjoyable occasions. The children performed within the impediment programs, obtained their faces painted, did the cake stroll and bingo factor, and it was a blast.
Saturday morning, P had a soccer recreation, I took care of some work stuff and chores, after which one among Liv’s finest mates came visiting for a sleepover.
We took the crew to sushi at Ginza,
(costume is right here! Heads up that it runs huge, so should you’re in between sizes, I’d measurement down)
after which picked up one among P’s mates so she would have a buddy, too. We headed to the mall, the place the youthful youngsters hit up the enormous arcade with the Pilot, the older women and I went to Claire’s and obtained boba teas.
We made it again to the arcade for some motorbike races, Dance Dance Revolution, after which grabbed ice cream earlier than P’s buddy went residence.
(they’re 10 and method cooler than I’ll ever be)
Sleepover breakfast was crepes! I hadn’t made them in years, however used this recipe (added a little bit vanilla to it) they usually got here out rather well! The children beloved constructing their very own crepes with bananas, strawberries, Nutella, marshmallow fluff, and we served all the things up with crispy bacon, hash browns, and orange juice.
Later that afternoon, we noticed Lion King at Centennial Corridor! TBH I are likely to really feel a little bit meh about Lion King (I feel I simply overdid it from watching the film 1800 occasions within the 90s with my JTT obsession), however the dwell manufacturing is so completely different. The costumes are set design are actually breathtaking, and all of us beloved it.
Additionally price noting that Broadway in Tucson has STEPPED UP their theatre snack and drinks recreation. That they had charcuterie bins, hummus and veggie bins, chocolate gummy worm pudding for the youngsters, wine, beer, big cookies — 10/10 suggest a snack cease should you’re seeing a present.
(costume is right here, Liv’s plaid outfit right here, and sure, she’s nearly as tall as me!)
Sunday evening dinner was filet with asparagus, home made sourdough, salad package (we’re followers of the dill pickle salad child from Entire Meals), and a little bit wine to cap off the weekend.
I ended up taking Friday, Saturday, and Sunday off from the fitness center, so I’m feeling refreshed and able to get again into my exercise mojo this week. If you wish to be part of us for Match Staff, the hyperlink is right here! New exercises exit on Wednesday and I’m filming a brand new mobility exercise for the platform this afternoon.
I hope you have got a cheerful Monday and I’ll see ya quickly!
What was the spotlight of your weekend? Any enjoyable sleepover breakfast concepts? I normally do pancakes, however crepes have been a great way to modify issues up.