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Baby’s First Easter

Could two weeks really already have passed since our trip north-east for E to meet relations and have a family Easter dinner?

Guess so!

Picture Roll:

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Meeting Great Grandma! My grandma
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Slowly warming up to his Grammy, my mom
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His Uncle “Farmer G”, fresh in from tending his horses… E was quite struck by him 🙂
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E bonds with his Grammy and Pap, my parents
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E with my 2nd cousin once removed… he really hit it off with her!
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Keeping the baby close! The only way we could make it through big family dinners! (even though my bro could barely keep from mocking me! I wear my baby for E and me and no one else!)
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E really made up to my aunt!
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E’s 3rd cousin
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The fam keeps growing! Cousins I grew up with, their spouses, and a couple kids starting the new generation, right next to the generation that got us started 🙂
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E’s Great-Grammy… They’re so cute together!
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E loves this Great-Aunt! She’s the first one he ever met
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E familiarizes himself with a 2nd cousin
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Me and E with Grammy
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Father and Son catching a few extra winks before we start the long journey home

Family can fill your heart and bring such sweet memories to surface.

Lessons from traveling with baby:

  • We took more than we needed from clothes to gear
  • Babies can become stressed out, burned out, and overwhelmed same as adults
  • It’s best to just stay in the backseat with your baby on a long car trip, no matter how cramped you feel
  • You have to be a team, 100%
  • Breastfeeding, babywearing, and ECing provides consistency for baby away from home

Gear We actually needed and used:

  • Baby K’tan (Baby wrap)
  • Baby B’jorn smart potty
  • Baby’s favorite blanket
  • Cloth diapers (the paper diapers and wipes ended up giving baby bad diaper rash)
  • Babyganics Protective Ointment (for diaper rash)
  • Simple clothing

The little man did the best he could on such a journey. All in all, a successful Easter.

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