Tag Archives: 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: National Geographic Kids Almanac 2016

National Geographic Kids Almanac 2016
September 30, 2015
If there was ever a book I would want my son reading it would be the National Geographic Kids Almanac. As a little girl, I used to poor over every annual issue myself, dreaming about all of the exotic places I would visit one day. I want the same for...

Seven Kid-Perfect Souvenirs To Surprise Your Little One After A Trip

September 29, 2015
As much as you think of your little ones while you are away on a business trip (or an adults-only vacation), they are thinking about you as well. From their first bites of breakfast to their nightly bedtime stories, your kids are missing you terribly while you are away, just...

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...