Shower, Birthday, and Travel, Oh My!


My husband and I usually make a point of attending my family’s Thanksgiving in my home state. And we use this long weekend as an opportunity to see the friends we left behind after our move–but, Thanksgiving fell three weeks before baby D’s due date so we weren’t going to make the trip this year. The eldest of the newest family additions was having her first birthday party two weeks before my doctor advised me to cease all travelling, so we planned to drive for this important life event and to have one final family gathering prior to adding our own contribution to the family baby boom. Continue reading