It was a pretty uneventful weekend here. We spent a lot of time walking around, Ellie’s new favorite thing to do. Walks around the block, walks downtown, walks through the farmers market, walks in the morning with the dogs, walks in the evening with the dogs. We are a walking family these days. Saturday we did walk on down to our neighborhood’s annual Halloween block party. It was fun and festive with Ellie’s favorite song “What Does The Fox Say?” playing at least three times while we were there. She danced and enjoyed all of this newfound independence. Sunday we had pumpkin ginger waffles for breakfast! They were so good, I declared them our new sunday before Halloween tradition. Groceries were bought, errands were run, the World Series was watched (go Red Sox!), naps were had and we had Gramma and Grandpa over for a curry pork chop with saffron couscous, sunday dinner (Jeff cooked and yes, I know I am VERY lucky to be married to a man who’s not afraid of the kitchen). It definitely feels like fall here by the beach by the way and I’m enjoying every minute of it! How was your weekend?

walking downtown

i like to walk

waiting for the block party

the stoop

the block party

spooky house


they're playing my song

pumpkin waffles

reading on sunday


smile ellie

(this last shot is me asking Ellie to “smile” – what a ham!)

-joining Amanda at The Habit!


6 thoughts on “Weekending!

  1. You have such interesting weekends, no need to tell you how ours went, it just went and they’re the best part of our week. However, you keep enjoying yours too, and watch our for that little cutie, she might just take off walking without you guys one of these days. Oh my, what a fun kid. Love the last photo, yup, she’s a lot like her grampa, yes?

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