The Last Bits of Summer

We are approaching the end of summer which means farewell to beach days, basking in the sun, and all the family fun activities that New England summer has to offer. Yesterday, we took the kiddos to the beach where they enjoyed playing in the water, digging in the sand, and picking seashells. This is Axel’s … More The Last Bits of Summer

Sun and Sand

We make an effort to take the kids on a ‘family surprise field trip’ every weekend now that the weather is warm. It was such a brutal winter that this glorious nice weather feels like a gift. It wouldn’t make sense if we didn’t take advantage of it. Part of our parenting style is positive … More Sun and Sand

A Hammock Moment

Hammock. Beach. Sunset. Loved ones. I couldn’t ask for more. (Marco Island, a few weeks ago) Zoey is the sweetest child and is growing up too fast. Wishing that time stood still. At that time, Zoey wasn’t feeling too well. But now, she’s up and running like a wild child again! Smiling at the hubs … More A Hammock Moment

Laguna Beach

Laguna Beach was one of the places that we wanted to visit and I’m so glad that we made an effort to make that happen.  It was very beautiful but so COLD! Nice little boardwalk makes for a romantic stroll. Zoey and mommy staring out into the sea.  What a beautifully peaceful moment. I can’t … More Laguna Beach

On a Barren Road

To continue the story of our weekend adventure to Cape Ann…we drove around the small towns of Essex and found this barren road. To the right of it was a beautiful small beach where we stopped by to take in the summer scenery. So breathtaking! Not sure what Zoey was pointing at and I was … More On a Barren Road