Monday, August 16, 2010

weekend recap - 8/14-15

So we never made it to a street fair, or the beach...but that doesn't mean that I didn't enjoy this weekend!!! (if you follow me on Twitter you already know I surely did! LOL)

The Hubs and I had an impromptu dinner soiree on Saturday and it was a blast!!!! There were heated debates about random topics, deep belly laughs shared by all - one of those nights that ends well into the wee a.m. hours!!!!

I love setting the table for dinners - fresh flowers, fun table settings!!! (I know it is totally a girl thing - but I totally dig that stuff!) I reused a saved sangria/wine bottle and used it as pitcher for water. I was too busy noshing and drinking to take pictures of all our dishes and tasty heres a sample and the menu. I promise to give you the how-tos soon! This was such an easy meal to throw together - I was easily able to chat and feel part of the party while I prepped the food!

Our Menu: a la relaxed summer fun - Moijitos, icy shots of Patron, homemade guacamole and pico de gallo, grilled corn with garlic-lime butter, grilled shrimp & chorizo tacos, refried beans and loads and loads of FUN!

You caught me!  

Sunday = a full day of recovery.....silly me, I thought I could drink 17 million moijitos and shots like I was 21 again LOL!

How were your weekends???


  1. What beautiful flowers! I never thought of bbqing corn before... may have to try that. Definitely take a long weekend to Michigan's upnorth areas you wont regret it the beaches are amazing. Or in the fall the colors are out of this world.


  2. Your menu sounds amazing!!! Everything sounds so fun and delicious. Your table looks so pretty too!


  3. MMMMMMMmmmmm the menu sounds delish! Glad you had a great weekend!

  4. spur of the moment parties are my fav! those tacos look amazing & i love the print behind those flowers! glad you enjoyed your weekend.xo

  5. Mmmmm...I like the sound of those mojitos!

  6. I know just what you mean about feeling 21 again! Happens to the best of us.


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