Friday, May 23, 2014

Easter Weekend 2014 (better late than never....)

During my little bloggy hiatus, I totally missed recapping a very special weekend that we were able to share with both of our families. Easter has always been special for us, you can read all about why here and here
Easter was the first holiday we spent together with both sets of parents when we were engaged. Kev and I have started a tradition of hosting it at our house. 

We were thrilled to have my parents, baby brother and baby brother's girlfriend up on friday night and were able to take them to one of our favorite local spots in Cincy. If there is one place we fell in love with fast, it was Eli's bbq. Hello amazing and delicious bbq in a place that allows you to BYOB and sit outside on wooden picnic tables. It's right up mine and Kev's alley. We took a few six packs and posted up listening to some live bluegrass music. It was the perfect friday night. I was so over the moon to have my family in town. 


Saturday morning we all woke up early. I cooked it up in the kitchen most of the morning and put the boys out back with momma for some yardwork. The weather was absolutely perfect. 


Kev's parents arrived Saturday afternoon and we had Easter dinner on our back porch that evening. We loved having everyone under one roof. LOVED IT!





Sunday morning we headed out to Easter service at church. We were thrilled to have them join us. When we were back in Lexington, we loved taking our parents to church on the weekends that they would come and visit us. We were so in love with our old church and loved sharing that experience with them. We have became pretty settled in our new church and have definitely been getting more involved. It was great to share that piece of our new environment with them. Easter services was absolutely perfect and so moving. 
After church it was time for left overs followed by some pretty photo snapping in the back yard. 













Kev and I were so content the entire weekend. Family is such a priority for us and we try to make the most of anytime we are able to get together with the entire clan. Easter is such a special holiday for us and to share it again with the ones we loved most was just icing on the cake.  

5 comments:

Pamela said...

Oh how wonderful!!!

Jill @ Bluegrass Belle said...

So glad you're getting back in the bloggy swing of things :) I have missed reading your adventures since I no longer have you down the road to kinda experience them with sometimes!

Eesh said...

You guys just know how to have fun don't ya?!

Well you know for me, family is everything and I love how tight knit your combined family is. I love reading about your time spent with them. Cute photos by the way! I especially love the ones where the doggies photo bombed! :D

xo
Eesh | The Other Side of Paradise

brittany @ g squared said...

LOVE that dress!

Erin LFF said...

Loving catching up with you!! Easter weekend was also my bday this year too which made it just SO SO perfect- wasn't the weather amazing?! :) What church are you guys going too? Forgive me if I asked you this already!


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