Monday, October 12, 2009

Weekend Wrap-Up: 10/9 - 10/11

I spent the weekend in Utah with my family, here are the highlights:
  • Raced home from work on Thursday to get up the hill in time to do laundry.
  • Enjoyed a carpet picnic of cheese 'n' crackers with Don at the Laundry Room while our clothes were washin'
  • Packed and put the laundry away.
  • Woke bright and early to get to the airport for my 7:00 a.m. flight.
  • Arrived in Salt Lake to beautiful weather, sunny and warm.
  • Took the pearls I got in Hawaii to a jeweler friend of my mother's to have them made into earrings.
  • Had lunch with my Mom at Squatter's my favorite Salt Lake brew pub.
  • Picked up some paper for a project that my mother is working on at Xpedx.
  • Shopped for some new fall clothes for my Mom at Dress Barn.
  • Got settled at Mom's.
  • Had dinner with my Dad, Step-Mom and a family friend.
  • Enjoyed a breakfast of biscuits and gravy at Midvale Mining with my Mom and Step-Dad.
  • Exchanged some shoes that my Mom bought me for Christmas last year to SAS Shoes without a problem. Very impressed by their customer service and return policy.
  • Did some more shopping at the brand new Kohl's store at Brickyard.
  • Ran to the liquor store and grocery store.
  • Bagged our plans to go to Oktoberfest at Snowbird and opted for some catch-up time with my Mom and Step-Dad.
  • Helped my little brother with some laundry and grocery shopping.
  • Attended an Housewarming/Open House at the new home of my "Cuz" and her "Huz" which was tons of fun.
  • Had way too little sleep on Saturday night.
  • Enjoyed breakfast with my Mom and brother Jimmy at Eggs in the City.
  • Returned to Mom's to pack and teach her how to use the DVR on her satellite box.
  • Caught a mid-afternoon flight home to Seattle.
  • Took a pan of lasagna out of the freezer and popped it in the oven.
  • Unpacked my bag and got settled back into life in Seattle.
  • Had a lovely dinner and bottle of Sangiovese with Don.
  • Collapsed into bed and slept quickly in an attempt to recover from a VERY busy weekend.
How was your weekend?

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

It was great to see you Saturday night. Wish we weren't so far away!