|Do we look cool yet? Dowedowe??|
During 4th of July weekend, my boys and I went on a road trip to the Redwoods. I've never been farther north than Chico in California and the Redwoods have been on my bucket list forever and this was our first "trip" as a family so I was super excited!!! (I promise no more italics...maybe.) Chase, the ever so rational one, foresaw lots of crying from a car seat-ridden baby and a cranky wife. He was....right. (Whatever.)
|We stopped at several groves like The Founders Grove. Grey loved it.|
|We saw a really big tree.|
|And a tree cave.|
|We did some off-roading too.|
Driving five hours can make one antsy. So we overcompensated and walked a million miles of nature trails. Okay, it was a million and one. Having a baby meant
Sweater: Gap via thredUP - $1 | T-shirt: Forever 21 - $4 | Leggings: secondhand Express - $7 (similar) | Sneakers: Asics - $85 (similar) | Total = $97
And then one time I thought it would be a good idea to carry him and then I broke my back forever because apparently 23 pounds in a carrier is NOT the same as carrying 23 pounds during your pregnancy (Source:
an idiot me.)
|Teaching my son the art of the selfie at a tender age. Gotta start 'em young.|
Anddddd for some extra awesomeness, here are some close-up pictures of my happy, chunky, baby boy. You're welcome. The last pic is my fave. I just wanna smush him!!! I think I will. BRB.
To be cont'd...