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Project 365: Day 201 to Day 207 {Weekly Recap}

July 30, 2015

The past two weeks have gone by in a blur and I have yet to post my new weekly Project 365 update, as I had promised in my last post. This summer is kicking my butt in more ways than one. I’m drained. Tired, sick and drained and thoughts of sleeping for a week straight seem heavenly. I remember, at the end of the school year, thinking that I couldn’t wait for summer and relaxation and wondering now, where that is. It’s just been so unbearably hot and we haven’t had nearly enough rain… So each day, I come home more tired and this week, to add insult to injury, I’m also a bit under the weather. I have a bit of a cough/cold. And today, my voice was coming and going. Not so good when trying to make a bunch of kids pay attention to you.

Anyways, here is last week’s round up of #project365 posts as seen on Instagram (You can find me here —> @bocafrau) and my Facebook page.

Monday, Day 201:

This view is so relaxing and I often sit or stand and relax for a few minutes to enjoy it, while out for my evening walk with our pooch Gracie. Most nights, we go right around 7 pm but when we go a little later, the sky usually looks much more brilliant.

day 201

Tuesday, Day 202:

We visited the zoo with camp and these two made quite the ruckus. But I forgave them since they posed so nicely for me. 🙂

day 202

Wednesday, Day 203:

The more clouds, the better the picture, usually. This one was no exception… I could have sworn it would start pouring but we did not get so lucky.

day 203

Thursday, Day 204:

Thursday night, means jam night now. Hubby and his friend got a gig at a local bar on Thursday nights. Love it when he goes off to work with his guitar slung over his shoulder.

day 204

Friday, Day 205:

The girls and I went on a road trip to my mom’s house on the west coast. She’s had a lot more rain then we have and it pretty much rained and drizzled all weekend. But each evening, the sky turned pink and then to flame. Simply breath-taking!

day 207

Saturday, Day 206:

Middle was at it again with another make-over. This time with a pop-art inspired look.

day 206

Sunday, Day 207:

The girls and I made it back in plenty of time for a nice walk and I couldn’t resist taking a snap of the sun flare peeking out from in-between the big tree I always walk to.

day 205

So there you have it. Last week. I’ll try to post this week on Sunday… which reminds me of when I used to do my Snapshot Sunday posts, kinda like this Project 365 weekly recap. Ah, life, always going around and ’round in circles.

After tomorrow, I have one more week of camp left, then a week “off” before heading back to school on August 18, while the kids get to relax until the 24th. Summer, always so precious, yet so short. Of course, these days, I look forward to Christmas break, since I’ll actually have 2 weeks off…

I have a few post ideas and really, really, really hope to get to work on them the week after next and then schedule them to roll out one by one. Fingers crossed I won’t be too tired or busy to get to it.

Hope everyone is well. Miss you guys, so much…

xoxo, Susi


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  • Rorybore July 31, 2015 at 12:26 pm

    it feels like we have had nothing but rain up here. although it has also been hot too. we are heading out for a week of camping tomorrow; and surprise! rain and thundershowers predicted pretty much the entire week. As long as we can get everything set up — we know how to stay dry after that. but this isn’t funny any more – every darn year our holiday is rained out and I really needed one sunny vacation right now.

    It’s been so stormy every night, we don’t even get amazing sunsets 🙁
    Thankfully you are capturing a lot for me! ha.
    love the pop art look!

    • Susi July 31, 2015 at 11:39 pm

      I remember your past two years of camping and the rain stories you tell after. Hope you stay as dry as you can! Enjoy and have fun!!! xoxo

  • Claudia August 1, 2015 at 3:04 pm

    I really love your weekly recap in pictures. Sorry to hear that you are so tired and missing out on rain. I hope you’ll be able to catch up on both.
    We are actually having the most gorgeous summer weather. I love it. Then again, I’ve heard others already complaining about ‘the heat’, ‘the humidity’ – I am tempted to post one of my icicle pictures and remind them what it’s going to be like in just a few months…
    Have a great weekend, Susi!

    • Susi August 1, 2015 at 3:37 pm

      I do love the heat and living here but when you are outside most of the day, ferrying kids back and forth it does get tiring… I am looking forward to a bit cooler weather come October. But I’d still rather deal with this then a hurricane!!! One more week of camp and then I get to relax a bit. 🙂

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