Last Wednesday night, my friend Natalie and I got to step out for a much needed girl night! Natalie and I met a few years ago online, via The Bump, and because we have kids nearly the same age (one week apart), and we're both awesome, we became e-friends and eventually "real life" friends. We don't see each other too much, because frankly, we're too busy to see anyone these days. Even with everything going on and our lives being so busy, we just had to
|Just after dinner|
As much as I love my kids, it was just SO NICE to be out without them. Being at work all day, and my husband home with them, it's hard to not feel guilty if I go off during the week (or anytime, really). I still get out now and then, but I will either take at least one of my kids with me, or I will feel guilty about it- self imposed guilt is the worst! Not this time though. I NEEDED a break. I needed it for my sanity. I needed a little pampering, a nice conversation, and good food. My wonderful husband understood, and graciously stayed home.
Oh, yea, we had dessert too. There's a gelato/pastry place in town that's just beautiful. Some of the pastries and chocolates are too pretty to eat...almost. It was delicious- LOOK:
And there you have it, folks. Our little girls night out. :)