Helloooo June! The school year is all but over, summer vacation is at my doorstep, and baby girl is finally figuring out the whole sun/outdoors thing. This summer is going to be a special one, full of firsts. Baby’s first trip to the beach, first outdoor concert, first sundress, first splashes in the kiddie pool.
When I found out my in-laws, including my husband’s two cousins, sister, 15-year-old nephew, and Spanish-only parents, were set to descend on my house for twelve days over the holidays, I experienced a rollercoaster of (postpartum) emotions. It was something like, “I can’t wait for everyone to meet the baby! We don’t have enough beds
I’m happy to be among the few who can say that they really enjoy their in-laws. My in-laws are a loving, kooky, and generally awesome bunch. There’s the matriarch, Bubby, who is independent, quick-witted, and a fabulous hostess, even at the age of ::ahem::…basically, she’s everything I want to be when I grow up. Her late
When is a vacation not always a vacation? When you bring your three children! Vacationing with young children can be a difficult and daunting task. This weekend my family embarked on our first mini-vaca of the season. This was our first official summer vacation with all three girls. We took a long weekend to Cape