Kelli was home from OSU for the weekend and brought her new cute beau, Avi. We gave him a good intro to "hanging with the Arnold clan." We'll see if comes around again. ha!
Besides being a holiday weekend, Ernesto had been in Ohio since Wednesday helping my dad with his big roofing project. He had hail damage about one year ago and thought it would be nice to pay Ernesto and my brother Bill [with the insurance money] to put on a new roof. A huge job!
"I don't know how I get myself into these things." ~paul arnold
Bill looked like Goofy with his hat, but at least he was protected. It was 85 with the sun beating on the black shingles, a great way to get a sunburn.
Look at my little cheeker-cheekers. She is just too cute. She is growing so fast. She recently started crawling and waves hello. Her little outfit was my favorite. Her shirt says "Miss America" in sequins. It would be so fun to dress a little girl. She needs a little cousin, right? Come on, Brrrrian!
My parents have been in their house now for almost 10 years. Their backyard is like a botanical garden. My dad keeps the grass green and lush, and my mom's garden is the nicest I have seen.
There was so much blooming and seeing it makes me want a garden so bad. Sometimes I will think that we could live in a loft or condo, but no! No, I need a garden.
A few of my favorites in bloom:
We arrived back in Atlanta this morning to grey skies and rain, but sometimes you need a lazy day to watch movies and catch up on blogging! Back to work tomorrow! Ciao amigos!