Being Brickner : Five on Friday

Friday, October 25, 2013

Five on Friday

HAPPY FRIDAY, friends. 
And if it gets any better than a Friday, which is obviously really hard to do, happy LESS THAN ONE WEEK until Halloween.  We are getting pretty holiday happy over here. :)
 
Linking up with Natasha, Darci & the ladies, here are my five!
 
ONEDaddies & Daughters.  I mean, does it get any cuter than a dad & his daughter?!  I cherish my relationship with Waverly Maye & just know we will be BFs forever, but I can't help but get all sappy over my hubby & his girl.

 
Those two (& the dog) are just too adorable for my ever-emotional mommy heart.  Waverly LOVES her daddy to the moon, without a doubt, & I just know she is going to be as close to him as I am to my own dad.
 
Because I don't want to be left out, I just have to have a moment for me & my mini, too.  I clearly can't do badass things like ride a skateboad with her like he can, but oh I love her so!
 
 
TWOSoup & Pumpkin Carving Night.  Last weekend, we hosted a Halloween-themed dinner for friends.  We made the yummiest chicken & vegetable soup and halloween cupcakes for dessert.  And of course, we served adult beverages in the most festive of ways. 
 
 
THREEHalloween Pasta.  Speaking of festive foods, I picked up a couple packages of this halloween-shaped pasta last month at TJ Maxx, and have had the best time making it for Waverly Maye this week.  I totally get that she sees no difference in this pasta & her normal dinners, but it's the thought that counts, right?!  I also came across pumpkin-shaped tortilla chips & skeleton-shaped cheese puffs at Bed, Bath & Beyond and am so excited to add some fun into snack time next week!
 
FOURRadio Flyer Wagon.  My mother-in-law passed down this wagon to us, and it is just the most fun!  Waverly loves her wagon rides, almost as much as she loves pushing the wagon herself.


I plan to use this for our first official trick-or-treating adventure next week & obviously for lots of family walks this fall.  It has enough room to even bring the 1.2 million essentials we need for traveling with a toddler AND to fit more than one child ... one day. :)
 
FIVE:  It's a weekend full of Halloween festivities for us, including a kids costume party tonight at our kids gym, a day at the "boo" zoo tomorrow, & delivering some special holiday treats for friends & family. 
Here is to the holidays!
 
We hope that everyone has a festive, FUN, & safe weekend!  I am getting so excited to see Waverly Maye in her costume, and to see what all of your little ones will be wearing, too!  Am I the only one who has been working on my daughter's costume since August but haven't yet put one thought into what I will be wearing? 
Just checking.
XOXO


15 comments:

  1. baby on a skateboard=presh. Love that idea for the booze at your party, if we were having a get together I would def copy you! Happy weekend:)

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  2. Loving all of the pictures of you all! Daddy and daughter moments are the best :)

    Enjoy your weekend!!

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  3. I love that BOOze pumpkin! I love this time of year too! My daughter's costume was purchased in July! You can tell we are teachers!

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  4. Cutest family ever!!!! I can't get over the first few pics...SO precious!

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  5. your daughter is gorgeous! I love the pumpkin with the booze word on there. so cute!

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  6. I'm putting a wagon on BG's birthday list...what a fun alternative to a stroller! Love the booze pumpkin too.

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  7. Squealing over her little shoes! Oh my goodness! Visiting from the Five on Friday linkup! :)

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  8. I'm so excited about my little guy's costume! Can't wait to see what Waverly is wearing! Have a great weekend!

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  9. 1. how precious are your pictures?! love the skateboarding ones. what precious memories.
    2. your boots rock. i love them!!!
    3. looooove the "BOOze" - Ha! brilliant!!!

    happy friday, lovely!
    xx
    elise

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  10. Those pictures of your baby and husband!? Oh my gosh, to die for! you can just see how much she loves her daddy! You look beautiful PS! i love your hair! happy friday!

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  11. The daddy daughter pictures are melting my heart!!! So sweet!!!

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  12. Your pictures are beautiful! I love how excited you are about the Halloween snacks, pumpkin chips and skeleton cheese puffs?? I want some for myself!

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  13. Thanks for stopping by the Cushy Life! Newest follower :) Your sweet girl is adorable and I love the "Boo"ze pumpkin. So clever :)

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  14. GAH! Love the little family pics. Super cute.
    I have a "Here for the Boos" wine glass that I painted just for the holidays :)

    Found you through the 5 link up...
    Tish
    Whenmybellrings.blogspot.com

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  15. Such precious pictures! Y'all are so adorable.

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