Last week I took an unexpected hiatus from blogging and reading blogs. I didn’t expect to take a sudden break, but it just happened. My “spring break” of sorts gave me time to recharge and I’m back this week feeling ready to post again.
My weekend was full of exciting stuff. On Friday night I watched some NCAA March Madness basketball with my husband and father in law. I had planned to go to bed early but I didn’t end up in bed until around 11pm. Regardless, I woke up feeling refreshed on Saturday morning. It was a nice change from how I was feeling post-Vegas. It seriously took me almost a full week to recover! I guess that’s a good indicator that we had a great time.
It was cooler than it has been on Saturday morning so after brewing a carafe of coffee, I decided to go for a bike ride. I took my bike over to my favorite lake and through some of the neighborhoods around the lake. I rode for about 45 minutes, then headed home to make breakfast before my 11am client meeting.
Breakfast consisted of fresh picked greens from the garden, eggs and a slice of sourdough. It was so exciting/rewarding to cook with my first batch of homegrown greens! I’m looking forward to a season of freshly picked vegetables.
After breakfast, I headed to my office to meet a client and made a run to Trader Joe’s. I try to make a monthly trip to TJ’s, since it’s not exactly close to home. I love that we finally have one in Central Florida. If you’ve been to TJ’s you know that they keep a beautiful selection of plants and flowers stocked by the front entry (in most stores); I saw a bunch of hydrangeas and ranunculus and I couldn’t resist buying both. Hydrangeas were our wedding flowers so [Read more…]