Over that couple of weeks, I have been soaking up summer in the District and trying to resist the urge to hibernate in the air conditioning on these 100+ degree days. Because I have basically been MIA since the epic Dewey Beach Memorial Day, I wanted to catch you up on where I have been! To celebrate one of my most favorite holidays (okay, let's face it, every holiday is my favorite), I started off the weekend at my most favorite place. Fox Point.
Though it was a quick trip, I was able to squeeze in some waterskiing, sunbathing, and crab feasting. And my little furry man was thrilled to get some outdoor stick-eating time too. After my two days on the Eastern Shore, I took advantage of a brief hiatus from the fluorescent lights of the hospital and hopped up to the Mainline to spend some time with my parents, get spoiled by my mama, and catch up with two of my favorite sisterfriends (complete with a Bachelorette date and a birthday celebration for Ally!).
And after all of that travel, I made my way back to the nation's capital to celebrate the actual 4th because what better place to toast to all that is American than Washington, D.C., right? Since the holiday was one of those annoying mid-week ones we kept the festivities low-key with a backyard barbeque (with our new grill...I'll spare you the
Though I would have preferred to indulge in a few more red, white, and blue, cocktails while dipping my toes into some salty water somewhere, a tamer 4th of July was pretty great too.
Hope you all are having the happiest of Summers!
Be back tomorrow with more of my recent summer fun.