Monday

Weekend Moments up north...


In true northern fashion, this weekend began with a huge snowstorm.
There's nothing quite like a mid-April blizzard to get the spirits up ; )


Needless to say, we spent the majority of the weekend indoors.
But I must say, it was pretty wonderful hanging out just the three of us.

^^I painted a chalkboard wall on the side of one of our kitchen cabinets, and I had fun playing with it all weekend.^^

And on Sunday morning we hosted a big brunch chez nous. There were 15 people coming so we made a ton of food in advance, plus everyone brought something as well, so there ended up being a ridiculous amount of food.
The chalkboard came in handy to write the ever-expanding menu on (and we just kept adding things to the list as people arrived with their dishes).




It was a great success!
But hosting that many people, with a baby in your arms, is exhausting.
So after everyone left, and the kitchen was (relatively) clean again, we all slept really, really hard.


I hope you had a wonderful weekend.
oxo

5 comments:

  1. One of my favorite things you blog about is when you get together with friends for food. There's something so magical about your photos, especially when there's others involved. It's a talent, because when I try to capture those moments it just looks awkward. But your posts always look like a magazine. There's something very organic and soothing about it.

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    1. That's so sweet of you to say, T. Not that I agree with the part about you not bring able to capture the magic in your photos... Your photos are beautiful!
      Xo

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  2. that last photograph is pure heaven

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  3. Aww! looks like a lovely weekend! xoxo

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  4. Spiced poppy seed palmiers?! That sounds amazing. I love the menu on the chalkboard -- just another lovely touch to what looks like a lovely morning!
    (And I agree -- those baby's feet are just precious.)

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