Family

Why We Are Not Traveling With Joaquín Just Yet

Maternity Photo Shoot
October 4, 2015
Once I made the conscious decision to become a mother, I could not stop daydreaming about showing my future child the world. Lucas and I discussed in great length about how instead of giving presents for holidays, we would go on trips. We planned to take full advantage of not...

Review: Bitte Onesie

Bitte Onesie
September 26, 2015
Most nights around 5PM you can find me at one of two parks near my house with my son. I bring a huge blanket for us to lay on, some of his favorite toys, snacks for both of us, and we play for an hour or two before it is time...

Joaquín’s First Trip To An Aquarium (Part 2)

SEA LIFE Aquarium Charlotte-Concord
September 24, 2015
What was Joaquín staring at so intently that I eluded to in the former post. . . His favorite thing at the SEA LIFE Aquarium: the stingrays! He was amazed by everything in the aquarium, but the stingrays stole his heart. He could not take his eyes off of them and wanted to...

Joaquín’s First Trip To An Aquarium (Part 1)

SEA LIFE Aquarium Charlotte-Concord
September 20, 2015
Lucas and I love aquariums. Whenever we travel to a new destination -- if they have an aquarium -- we try our very best to visit. Our favorite is the Georgia Aquarium in Atlanta, where I once had the unforgettable opportunity to dive with whale sharks. We also really enjoyed the Shedd Aquarium in...

Giveaway: Kids World Map Clock

Kids World Map Clock
September 15, 2015
Before I write another word, let me premise this post by saying that this is my favorite giveaway in the history of My Beautiful Adventures! A lot of love and energy went into creating the perfect nursery for my son Joaquín. Since I am a perfectionist, I thought it was complete by the...