We all met at Sirena's parents' house before heading to dinner at La Feria. Delish! This little place had some great food and never ending Mexican Martinis. I munched on one mushroom enchilada and one poblano pepper enchilada. The waiter was very gracious with us and let us all create our own combos. Don't give us an inch--he let one person do it and then every single one of us wanted our own personalized plates!
After dinner we went back to Sirena's where her mom had chocolate cake waiting for us! Ok, stop. You have to understand how good this cake is. I think she brought some cake to our apartment for Sirena and we devoured it, and ever since have LOVED and CRAVED it, or at least I have! It's really just a box cake, but she jazzes it up with cinnamon and another secret ingredient (which I know, but won't reveal). Mmmm....I love cake. Ok, so we ate some cake and then got ready for the second phase of the evening: dance party.
I have been wanting--no, needing--to go dancing for a while. Yes I was super tired after waking up at 6 am and driving, but it didn't matter. Gotta dance. We went to The Madison and had a great time!
Empire State of Mind is my new anthem
Striking a pose for the paparazzo
My, "omg--I love this song" face
KING RANCH CASSEROLE Texas Favorite with Smoked
Chicken & Corn Tortillas
GRILLED JALAPEÑO BREAKFAST SAUSAGES
ROASTED NEW POTATOES
with Rosemary & Olive Oil
CORNFLAKE FRIED CHICKEN TENDERS
with Honey Mustard
BROCCOLI & CHEESE CASSEROLE
with Cheddar & Rice
BUTTERMILK BISCUITS with Chipotle Cream Gravy
SWEET POTATO CASSEROLE
with Black Strap Molasses
SEASONAL FRESH FRUIT with Poppy Seed Yogurt
CAPPUCCINO BUNDT CAKE
The Best Coffee Cake Ever Brewed
WHITE CHOCOLATE BREAD PUDDING
with Raisins & Bourbon Sauce
No really, I ate all of that. And a tiny slice of carrot cake bread. And maybe I got a few things twice. And I had grapefruit juice. I only copied what I consumed from the menu, there was so much more I didn't try. OK, so you get it, go eat brunch at Moonshine!
And I'm so happy to have this picture of the five of us together (4/5 of us wearing purple, that was weird!). I am so excited to meet baby Creighton in a few weeks. He was moving all around for us, so I know he's excited to meet us too!