As you know, we had a lot going on and skipped our Week in Review last week. So I going to to just hit the highlights. I had a kid-free two weeks, so it was both relaxing and productive, with a good dose of fun!
Tuesday and Wednesday, I took advantage of my solo status and worked at Starbucks and Buffalo Wild Wings…with shopping breaks. I got a lot of blogging, working, and writing done, along with a healthy dose of people watching.
Thursday and Friday were spent getting some stuff done around the house and relaxing. I worked on some wedding party stuff, which was really exciting. Friday night was supposed to be the night that Ashley arrived for a visit, but the airline had different ideas, so we invited Stuart’s coworker over to grill. Stuart grills a mean steak.
Ashley finally arrived Saturday and we had a wonderful whirlwind day. Shopping, happy hour, a tattoo for Ashley, and a night at the Fort Worth Stockyards.
I finally got to start wedding dress shopping. More to come on that later. Suffice it to say, nothing I tried worked, but I got a better idea of what I wanted.
After a Thursday afternoon spent at Starbucks working, Friday brought about a great surprise – Stuart took the day off to take care of our internet issues. Once those were cured, we went to visit the marketing coordinator at our preferred venue. We were happy to determine that it is THE place for us. I’ll tell you more later! Later that evening, Stuart surprised me with a date night to our favorite steakhouse. I can’t recommend enough that you try out The Keg in Arlington for the kind of steak that that nearly gives you an orgasm.
We spent Saturday with all the relaxation. We stopped by an open house for a rental house. It was oddly situated in a sketchy neighborhood but was a super nice house. Stuart once again surprised me as we dropped by our wedding venue for a quick beer (they were about to close). We came home to grill again, which is always a good idea.
Sunday was our final morning without children, so we had brunch, then went to Stuart’s messy-ass office for him to do some work. Then we hit the road to get the kids, which is always a grand adventure.
What did you do this week? Get into anything fun?