|This young lady is really enjoying university.|
Alex is doing great. Her classes are going very well, she's made a lot of new friends and she is loving life in Ottawa.
It was a beautiful day, so we went for a walk in the downtown area near her residence. When the hunger pains hit, we stopped off for dinner at a restaurant where the food was good and the dessert was even better.
|We shared this piece of oh-so-amazingly-delicious cheesecake.|
We had a really lovely time and returned home happy and rejuvenated. It was a much-needed break.
Today we get back to renovations but before we do, here's something to tickle your funny bone.
Have a great day, friends!
Glad you had a good time with your daughter. Love the family picture, and that piece of cheesecake looks heavenly! Good one about the cardiologist! I never thought I'd enjoy the medical profession, but I think I might enjoy that job! :)ReplyDelete
I don't blame you, Bethany. That's a medical profession that is quite enjoyable :)Delete
Hey, I ate in Dunn's the last time I was in Ottawa too! Clearly I made a mistake by not having the cheesecake. Glad your daughter is enjoying university. It really is a magical time of life.ReplyDelete
Next time you are there, Debra, don't miss out on the cheesecake. It is very VERY good.Delete
So glad your daughter is enjoying college. It's the best years! And, so happy you took a much needed break.ReplyDelete
She is having a great time. I think these next four years will just zip right by!Delete
I loved the cardiologist! hahahahahahahah! Love the family photo!ReplyDelete
That would be a great job :)Delete
Oh my gosh with that dessert! Yummy! Glad you had a good visit with your daughter and that she is adjusting well to university!! Had to laugh with the cardiologist one as I used to work for lots of cardiologists :)ReplyDelete
It was wonderful visiting her. And we really enjoyed the break from the renovations.Delete
Glad to read that you got a well-needed break along with family and good food. The best.ReplyDelete
Here's wishing you another kickass week. Once I'm done reading blogs, I'm off the the movie room to sort DVDs and donate what we don't want. My whole way of thinking is, do I want to take this to the new house? If no, out the flip it goes.
Gooooodbye! Not to you, to the stuff.
I love your way of thinking. That's what I do, too. Out, out, out...the best!Delete
Last night there were a few DVDs and collections that I was having a hard time with. We have CSI on DVD, five seasons and we don't watch it anymore. But because we bought it back in the day when they were expensive, I was having a hard time donating them. Today, they're in the donate pile.Delete
I dropped stuff off yesterday, just some fabric, and that felt good.
I'm back. I'd email you but the tablet is allllll the way on the east wing of the trailer and it's such a far walk. Anyway, I got the DVDs ready to go. Even the expensive ones that we don't watch. And on the shelf, I placed all my whole food books.Delete
Tim's books are in his office, but mine I read in the Lemon Tart Room.
Anyway, had to come by and tell you. Now ... I'm gonna fish dish and then sit back down to watch more Lucy.
Hehehe...I love these surprise little messages. They are fun to read :)Delete
How lovely you got to visit your daughter! That 'sex scandal' one made be burst out laughing.ReplyDelete
It was a really nice visit. I'm so happy she's enjoying living in Ottawa.Delete
A very rewarding weekend indeed, Martha! Can see on everyone's faces that all is well.ReplyDelete
Haven't been to Ottawa for years....must get back.
That 'tight-lipped' dog tells all!! lol
I think you'd really enjoy a visit to Ottawa, Jim. It's such a beautiful city.Delete
So wonderful you got to visit your daughter. I am glad she's doing well and is happy in her new environment.ReplyDelete
She's happy and that is the best thing. She will really enjoy her university years.Delete
They make some these desserts a work of art.ReplyDelete
They really do. It looked nice and tasted great.Delete
What if you don't like pizza rolls? Is that why people are voting for Trump?ReplyDelete
Oh wait no, they vote for Trump because they enjoy his racist comments
That would do it.Delete
Beautiful daughter and cheesecake!ReplyDelete
Ok...break over....back to work!
Thanks, Linda. What are you working on?Delete
Nice that you got to see your daughter! What a temptation that dessert!ReplyDelete
It was very tempting. Thank goodness we shared it; just too much for one person!Delete
how lovely, everything, the wonderful beautiful trio, that desert to live for, and Cody, you deserve it all Girl xoReplyDelete
Always nice to see you here, girl! How are things with you?Delete
I love cheesecakes!!! Great to hear that your daughter's enjoying her university life.ReplyDelete
Cody's going to be a populist :)
Cheesecake is one of the few desserts I like. I don't have much of a sweet tooth, so it takes something special to get my interest.Delete
Just love that photo of the three of you.ReplyDelete
Glad Alex has had a great start at Uni ... and pleased you had a bit of a rest.
Thanks for the chortles.
All the best Jan
Thanks, Jan. It was nice to take a break and just enjoy the day with loved ones.Delete
awesome that you got a day off! looks like you enjoyed the visit ... by the say Cody for president, I'd vote for himReplyDelete
Cody may have a future in politics :)Delete
Martha! These are the funniest ever! Love them all!ReplyDelete
Ooops forgot to say... you look so cute together and that dessert looks delicious!Delete
I'm so glad you enjoyed them. It's fun putting these posts together! And thanks for the nice words about our little family :)Delete