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Hello, Beach!

Assalamualaikum wbt..

When we were down at the beach last weekend, we had an amazing day, it just wasn't enough time. I told hubby that next year, we should go down for a long weekend and spend 3 full days out on the beach instead of just one (or maybe half!). He totally shocked me by suggesting that we should plan to come down in July when we had Raya holiday, which I hadn't even considered. This is a big deal coming from someone who never bring me for a beach holiday . 

Hello, BEACH!!
Honestly, we have been so incredibly lucky with amazing beach trips- great weather, home cooked foods, tidal pools that are perfect for the kid, lots of fun with the in-laws, and even some relaxing sun tanning with my MIL, heehaa! Not to mention, photos out the wazoo.
 
 

Aulia' spent several hours in the water and had her fair share of chattering teeth and blue lips after playing in the water for a while. She enjoyed playing with the sand with her aunt and uncle. I have to beg her to sit still for a picture. I told her that one day she'll be glad I made her do it so she'll have pictures to remember me, and know that I was actually a part of all of these fabulous memories she's making.

Short vacation can be tough because you really have time to settle and soak in all the fun, and it's time to leave. But the fact it was 33 degree and hot weather in the afternoon made the goodbye a little easier. But on top of all, we had such an amazing time that I think we're even planning to do another trip in July when we have Raya holiday and make it an extra long weekend. Can't wait! But until then, bye beach!


(And thanks for the shells..and a car full of sand.)
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