A three day holiday weekend meant it was time to high tail it up to Iowa in order to see the twins, catch a little college football and finish up a birthday celebration.
Being that we arrived in the wee hours of Saturday morning, 8am tailgating time came a tad early for me. But I was able to rally with a glass of vodka mixed with everyone’s favorite…Capri Sun.
Excited to be in Iowa City for the first game of football season, I met up with my college bestie, Whitney Lover (who has a once-was-white-but-now-it’s-yellow-because-it’s-so-old Whitney Houston t-shirt from the “Greatest Love of All” days that she still sports) and couldn’t wait to get my hands on her little Lady E.
Then we headed to see the action at the tailgates with 70,000 of our closest buddies.
When it comes to Whitney Lover and myself, we do nothing but up the ante of classiness wherever we go.
Watching our Iowa Hawkeyes take in a big W was a fabulous way to kick-off the football season.
But want to know what was more fabulous?
Seeing my boyfriend, Herky the Hawk roaming the streets as I
stalked followed him to beg, plead ask for a photo together. He kindly obliged my request by driving as fast as he could down the street as I tried to throw myself in front of his golf cart.
Naturally a victorious football team AND running into my mascot boy toy called for celebratory bubbles.
The rest of the weekend required partying for my ma’s birthday, as the twins couldn’t be in Nashville on her actual big day. Being that this was a milestone, we brought out the big guns with friends and family joining in on one mother of a gift.
A Louis Vuitton will now be housed among my mama’s other accessories.
And mom had a wee bit of trouble taking her new bag back to Nashville, as Princess B wasn’t about it let it out of her sight.
Capping the holiday weekend out with one last cocktail took all of these ingredients…