7.14.2014

Back to reality (sigh)

Caleb and I had a great week with my parents while Sean was away and truth be told I am having a hard time going back to reality of not having my parents around. It is amazing how much more you need your mom when you become a mom yourself, at least that is the case for me. There is a comfort in having your mom around, there is relaxation, there is peace and there is joy. 

One of my favorite summer events is going to a free concert in the park, which we went to on Friday night to hear some swing amongst the citrus groves here in Riverside. 
A little music, a lot of laughter and we had ourselves a great night topped off with stopping by a dessert place for an Italian cherry ice layered with vanilla custard, it was delish!
 My mom

 My dad

And quite a few of Caleb, and yes I may be a bit obsessed with the cuteness of my son




15 comments:

  1. I'm glad you had such a great week. Sweet Caleb is just a cutie!

    Moms are the best! Seriously.

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  2. Caleb is adorable! Sounds like it was the perfect week with your family!

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  3. this evening sounds perfect and he is just the cutest!

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  4. It's crazy how much more you appreciate your parents when you become one! Mine were gone this weekend for the first time since I had Beckett and I didn't know what to do with myself.

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  5. look how big he's getting! love those chunky cheeks!

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  6. Aw it makes me get teary to think about having a baby and wanting my mom around all the time, too. I'm sure I'll be the same way! Glad your parents were able to spend a week with y'all.

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  7. Oh those pics of Caleb are precious! Glad you got this special time with them :)

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  8. Awwwww! Your little guy is adorable! Music in the park is always a great summer to do! Glad you had a good weekend! Good luck with your back to reality! ;)

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  9. Concerts in the park are so fun! He is so so cute!!

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  10. What a little cutie! I wish my parents were closer too. It just makes your time with them more special.

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  11. It's so nice to have family in town, glad you got to enjoy some quality time together.

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  12. Well when he is that cute you gotta take lots of pictures...

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  13. Aww so glad you had such a good time! I love being with my parents too. I'm down in my hometown right now but have to go back home tomorrow. We're thinking about moving closer to them as we start a family :)

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  14. Hi Caleb! Getting so grown up!!!!

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