Travel, Motherhood, and City Life with a Baby

Around Here Lately

Around Here Lately

Hi friends! How are you? Can you believe that it is mid-July already? The summer goes way too fast. I’m holding on to every single day and really trying to savor all the goodness of summer (like cherries, blueberries, ice cream… you know, the important stuff).

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Fourth of July Weekend in Vermont

Fourth of July Weekend in Vermont

Rainbow at Bent Apple FarmI love Vermont. I’m an ocean girl, and often I’ll pick coastal Maine any day, but in the past few years, I’ve gotten to spend some time in the mountains and have really started to fall for the Green Mountain state.

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Our Visit to Hakone and Mount Fuji

Our Visit to Hakone and Mount Fuji

Hakone with babyAfter spending a few days in Tokyo, we hopped on the Shinkasen and headed south to Hakone. Many people opt to take a day trip from Tokyo to Hakone as you can easily catch a glimpse of Mount Fuji and then head back to the big city. We decided to make a stop on on our way down to Kyoto, and spent the night at the Hyatt Regency Hakone Resort & Spa.

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A Summer Weekend in Boston

A Summer Weekend in Boston


Now that Milo is in daycare, there is a noticeable difference between the Monday-Friday rush and the weekends.
It feels so nice to be reminded that not every day is the same, you know what I mean?

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Milo Turns One!

Milo Turns One!

I can’t even believe it. My baby turned one this week. ONE! Remember this? He was so tiny. It feels like such a giant feat. We did it. We made it one whole year as parents!

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Milo Goes to Daycare

Milo Goes to Daycare


We had been on the wait list at our #1 daycare since last July. Luckily, I wasn’t planning to go back to work full-time and so we weren’t in a rush trying to figure out childcare. We decided to stay on the list since we didn’t know what situation we would find ourselves in when we finally got in. Well, after many months of waiting, we were accepted just this month.

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