After two days of snow, the spring weather is back! It was so nice to put away the coat and play outside with my nanny kids with the sun shining on us! How beautiful are the flowers on the trees in my nanny families yard!?
So nothing makes me happier then beautiful weather and no school!!!! My nanny kids got some fun days with their parents and grandparents so i didn’t get the full week with them, but we had a blast on our days together.
Monday i spring cleaned our house and it made me so happy. I cleaned and organized the bedrooms and closets.
Tuesday i cleaned some more, did some choreography for baton, took my niece for ice cream, and had a productive competition practice with my twirlers!
Wednesday the nanny kids and i went to a playground in Medina. They had so much fun and they have been patiently waiting to go back since last summer. It was 80* and sunny and we were loving it!
Thursday was a surprise day off so grandma and grandpa could play with the kids. I did some laundry and a good amount of baton paperwork. I also picked up our new tank tops and organized them by class. Most of the afternoon i relaxed and enjoyed the weather. Thursday night i worked the hell out of my twirlers and i think they are ready for competition weekend!
Friday the nanny kids and i went to another awesome playground. After they played for over an hour, we walked the mile long story book trail and my nanny girl (6) read us the entire story. I’m so proud of her. We ate our picnic lunch by the fishing lake and played a little longer at the playground! Oh and the highlight of the day is we saw a Bald Eagle flying over us. My nanny boy (4) said “I’ve never seen a Bald Eagle in real life!”
Friday afternoon we played in the backyard. My oldest nanny girl created four vaccines for kids as young as one month old. She is going to change the world one day!!!!
Today headed east and fished at Mosquito Lake state park. It was a beautiful day out but yikes was the wind COLD. We only fished for about 2 hours. We caught lots of little crappie and 1 blue gill. We didn’t have anything to bring home but we had a fun day!
This weekend we took a road trip up to Marblehead and East Harbor to fish. After dinner we watched the sunset from the dock at Catawba! It was beautiful!!!
Thank you Mother Nature for this beautiful art in the sky today!
As i was coaching tonight i couldn’t stop looking out the window. The sunset was breathtaking. I had to pause practice and snap a picture. This is what happens when the coach is also a photographer!
Sometimes you just need to stop what you are doing and take in what Mother Nature has to offer. With all the snow and gray days we have had lately, this was one of those moments. My twirlers loved it also and it was a nice moment!
* a pink rod is a must….you might not catch more fish but you will look super cute
*a lot of women and children ice fish…..more than i see during the summer
* sharp blades and the correct size blades on an auger make drilling a hole much easier…..also let the boys do that because their shoulders burn the next day 😂
*you must be willing to pee in a bucket
*you are sitting for long periods of time, so bring some snacks!