July 25, 2011


I'm going to admit it upfront - this could possibly be one of the least compelling and coherent entries I've ever made. I blame the intense weekend and heatstroke. I had a hell of a weekend. Why?

Reason 1 - Thursday. We all attended a funeral for Beth's grandmother and grandfather at Arlington National Cemetery. There were get-togethers with rarely-seen family before and after.

Reason 2 - Friday. Mia's actual birthday. We had a dad-daughter date and spent the afternoon at a local waterpark.

Reason 3 - Saturday. We spent the majority of the day at the final all-league swim meet, the last event of the year.

Reason 4 - Sunday. Mia's birthday party.

I would be remiss if I didn't mention the fact that in the greater Monkeytown area, the temperature averaged somewhere between 99 and 105 degrees throughout the entire weekend.

More to come on these as the week progresses. Right now I don't have it in me. I'm just going to sit here, comatose, sipping coffee and hoping that the caffeine will kick in by 10:00 when I have my first meeting of the day.

How was your weekend?

Posted by Chris at July 25, 2011 6:29 AM

Totally with you. Heat? Needs to GO. Spent most of the anniversary weekend indoors. Some of it NOT working! Aren't you proud?

Miss you guys. Looking forward to seeing pictures of the Bean's party soon.

Posted by: alektra at July 25, 2011 7:49 AM

Un-eventful! Too hot for much of anything else.

Posted by: Maribeth at July 25, 2011 8:31 AM

I haven't visited for a while, hope you are well! Happy Birthday Mia! :)

Actually, I stopped by because I wanted to read whatever you were going to write about Amy Winehouse. Sad.

Posted by: jessica at July 25, 2011 10:04 AM

My weekend was awesome - I got married!

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