Good morning everyone! I hope you all have had a great week. It has been nice to have a slow one after all of our Thanksgiving festivities. Even though we kept it very small this year, there was plenty of cooking to do and cleaning. We spent the week getting back into our routines and finishing our leftovers. Pie for breakfast? Yes please.
This is my first edition of my friday faves where I share random tidbits throughout the week. It can range from a newly discovered hiking trail, a new dish from a local restaurant, or a new beauty find. I hope you enjoy!
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Good morning everyone! We just got back from a relaxing weekend in Sedona! After 3 months of just being at home, we needed a change of scenery. I’m grateful for the ability to stay home but it can wear on you after awhile. Arizona is technically re-open but with the recent news of our surge, we wanted to still play it safe. We brought wipes to clean door knobs and surfaces of our AirBnB, packed our own groceries, cooked all of our meals at home, and chose activities where we could maintain an appropriate social distance. I can already tell a difference in my mood and patience even though we’ve returned to the world of staying home, neighborhood walks, and grocery pick ups.
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This frozen margarita recipe is a family favorite. From sipping on them while making tamales during the holidays to lounging by the pool during the sizzling summer, they are a year long staple. I hope you enjoy and find them as refreshing as I do!
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For Valentine’s Day, Chris and I opted to celebrate a day late with the Off the Vine Arizona Wine Festival. We used to love spending the day wine-tasting pre-kids in Willcox or in Woodinville, Washington. I figured this was the perfect way to celebrate and spend some one-on-one time – the first since celebrating our wedding anniversary at The Parish in November.
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Work and pregnancy got in the way of me working on this re-cap. We took this trip on February 15, 2019. Better late than never!
Whenever it comes to holidays like Valentine’s Day, Chris and I agree that we’d rather gift each other experiences than material items. We decided to book a family getaway to Sedona! I had always wanted to visit as the pictures looked absolutely beautiful! In addition to celebrating Valentine’s Day, we had just found out I was pregnant five days before our trip. The margaritas and wine-tasting would have to wait until next visit.
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