more ยป" />

The Perfect Weekend

by Meghann on September 3, 2012

Scenes from an awesome weekend

IMG_0047.JPG IMG_0064.JPG IMG_0059.JPG stripedshirtsloft.jpeg DSCF7033.JPG IMG_0119.JPG 20120902_210043.jpg 20120903_095643-1.jpg

So. Much. Fun.

Probably the first weekend in a while where I’m feeling well rested and ready to take on the week. It was the perfect mix of being lazy and getting out there – the way all long weekends should be. :)

Derek and I emphasized the lazy theme this afternoon with a few hours in front of the tv. A trip to the grocery store was thrown in there as well. I picked up some lovely fresh figs (figs! in season! yippee!!), ricotta cheese, chocolate chunks, and honey.

IMG_0318.JPG

Delicious.

Derek requested soup for dinner. Soup was delivered.

IMG_0326.JPG

Nothing fancy here. Basically just threw everything in a pot and let it simmer for an hour.

Soup contents:

  • red onion
  • carrot
  • okra
  • tomato sauce
  • red beans
  • diced tomatoes
  • vegetable broth
  • garlic salt
  • oregano
  • chili powder

On top:

  • avocado
  • cheddar cheese

IMG_0329.JPG

Fresh avocado is awesome on hot soup. It cools everything down and leads to some creamy, yummy bites.

IMG_0325.JPG

I’ve had soup on my mind lately. So happy soup season is back.

The vanilla ice cream and Dancing Deer fruit and nut bars came out for dessert.

IMG_0332.JPG

The perfect little dish to end the weekend with.

How was your Labor Day weekend?! Do anything exciting?!

{ 14 comments… read them below or add one }

Leave a Comment

CommentLuv badge

Previous post:

Next post: