I am coming off of what was one epic weekend. It was an absolute blast having my brother and Ana around all weekend. Our family was able to spend a lot of time together this weekend which of course I just love.
Since it’s Monday and since a good majority of us including myself may be a little tired today, I’m going to keep the rest of this post real simple.
Here are some weekend snapshots!
Thursday night we hosted a small BBQ for our special Colombian guests.
I ordered the salmon salad which came with mixed greens, salmon, mandarin oranges, goat cheese and pistachios (I think). Honestly it wasn’t anything to write home about but it tasted good still. I think I was so absorbed in conversation that I hardly remember eating it. Yikes!
Friday afternoon Dana and I enjoyed a short and hilly bike ride through the neighborhood. I am hoping to do a post this week about my casual approach to training for the duathlon.
Saturday morning started off with banana with almond butter and no-sugar added dried cranberries.
Then we ran a bunch of errands including a trip to the local farmers market where I picked up these beauts for my mom and dad.
And later in the evening we had a Mexican fiesta with the family.
On Sunday Dana and I took our bikes to St. Paul and biked 10 miles bike along the Mississippi. I LOVE this area. It is beautiful.
I finished the weekend off with a homemade Mediterranean dinner complete with kabobs, grilled chicken, mixed green salad, and yellow quinoa (recipe to come for the yellow quinoa).
It was an absolute incredible weekend. I hope yours was too!