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Summer of Sanity - Week 7

Week's Theme: Pool Parties!
I told you that the weeks would fly by and that our scheduled themes would go by the wayside.  This week we recovered from vacation by finally getting some warmer (notice I didn't say hot) weather.  Thankfully 2 of my friends own pools and were gracious enough to invite us there along with all the other toddlers in our co-workers circle.

The boys are doing so good at swimming now and are at a great age where still supervised, but I'm not the hovering helicopter I once had to be which means I can enjoy my burger hot vs. warm.  I fear for next summer when Lady Cora will be walking and wanting to keep up with them.

The hostesses need a shot out too.  One is a grandma of 3, but you'd never know it with her energy.  She's who I consider my "work mom" and I talked about her in this post.  She has a wonderful garden that she showed me might be so difficult for me to pull off in my own backyard someday.

The other hostess is 37 weeks pregnant so I give her props just for hosting a slew of us.  It was my first time visiting her new home and let me tell you I fell in love.  I felt like Nicole Curtis in Rehab Addict "Oh My God" around every corner of charm her cute 1940s house had.  Add to my bucket list to rehab an old home from that era.  Sorry no pictures to share of it, but I didn't want to be a creeper and bust out my phone snapping here and there.

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