Oh my god, the return of the Weekend Things post! Because real life exciting things actually happened this weekend, not just me laying on the couch because we have nothing to do 😛
My sister graduated from nursing school!!!! I’m so proud of her ♥ It went by so quickly… for me, a person who didn’t have to do any of the hard work she did 🙂 Her pinning ceremony was cancelled and rescheduled as a Zoom call. It was my first one and I found it highly entertaining. The best was when someone didn’t have their microphone muted, so any time they made noise, the camera would jump to them! Andi was less invested, apparently.
Saturday morning, we had to make ourselves scarce for a few hours because we are renting out our house once we move and we had a whole bunch of showings. Only slightly freaked me out to think of strangers walking around my home, but masks were required and they weren’t allowed to touch anything. First, we headed to the Wooden Spoon for breakfast sandwiches! I forgot my mask, so Joey went up to place our order and I attempted to walk Andi in the neighborhood but he acted like separating from Joey was a death sentence and threw a huge barking fit the entire time, probably waking up every living soul in the vicinity…. After we ate our sandwiches, we took a stroll through our new neighborhood (we even discovered a little cottage bakery!) and I can’t wait to live in it! We did some packing and grocery pick up during the day, then made this delicious dinner and watched Blow the Man Down, which we both really enjoyed.
Sunday, I woke up to pancakes (joy of all joys!) and we did a bit more packing but also stopped to 1. take a walk, 2. do some yoga and 3. watch episodes 7 & 8 of The Last Dance (yes, even I am watching). Around 5, my mom, dad, sister and Wayne came over and look, please don’t judge me. I don’t know what the rules are any more and it is shockingly easy to talk yourself into seeing your family. We sat outside, at separate tables and each had our own box of take out food from La Loma. We did a margarita cheers to my sister because graduating nursing school is a big deal and we couldn’t leave it at a Zoom call only! My mom made a batch of virgin margs for me that had pickle juice in it, which must be why it tasted so good 🙂 I even let my mom and sis touch my bump (masks on!), but this bathroom selfie I snapped shows the bump a bit more clearly.
After everyone left, we watched the last two episodes of The Last Dance. That part about Steve Kerr and his father though 😦 I have now gone from a person who’s only Michael Jordan knowledge came from Space Jam, to liking tweets about “the poison pizza.” This is who I am now. I hope you all had a good weekend 🙂