There's something magical about summer, whether it's the long nights spent outside or the way the sun streams through the window in the early morning. From impromptu rode trips to lunch dates Downtown Lexington, KY my family and I did it all. Here is just a little snippet of how our summer went....
We traveled to VA, Beach for summer vacation
I quit my job
Took the kids on the city bus for the first time
Had tons of fun at The Ohio State Fair
Ate a fried snickers bar
Countless pool dates
Countless park dates
Let Braxton run around the back yard with just his undies
Put tons of mileage on my 2012 Honda Accord
Spent 1/3rd of our summer in Columbus, OH (My Home)
London became a teenager and caught multiple attitudes with me
Published a few blogs
Rocked Box Braids for 3 weeks
Ohio Thrift Store published our blog on their Facebook page
Participated on my 1st speaking panel: "Women in Fashion and Profession"
Participated in a campaign to stop child hunger in Lexington, KY
Read 4 books
Got stopped by the police while canvassing with my Brothers and Sisters... Twice.
Took the kids to the Dollar Movie Theater that ended up costing more than the regular theaters
London rode on a camel
Braxton rode a pony
Celebrated Hubby's 40th Birthday
Got a super nice tan
Shot my professional headshots for my Interior Design business
London and Braxton went fishing with Papa
Mimi which is another name for Grandma taught the kids how to do "The Shiggy" aka "Keke, Do you love me?!" by Drake
A portrait was painted of me
Wore red lipstick everyday- Ruby Woo from Mac Cosmetic to be exact
Walked the Purple Bridge (Cincinnati, OH)
Open up a gym membership at LA Fitness
Started working out again
Convinced my Husband to send me to Houston, TX to see Beyonce and her husband in concert... It worked.
London goes to Second Grade
Summer 2018 was probably one of the best summers ever. I hope and pray that your summer was just as amazing!! Feel free to tell us what you did this summer down in the comment section.