First off – 22 weeks today! Baby is officially over a pound! And I can SEE him moving like crazy. Things for the nursery are arriving in the two weeks, then it’ll just be finishing touches after that! We’re plowing through our to-do list getting the house organized and making room.
But we’re also getting all geared up for our babymoon in a few weeks!
Shortly after we found out we were pregnant in September, we were asking ourselves “ok so what’s the latest date we can travel before I can’t fly anymore?” We landed on February.
Perfect because we knew we’d want to get away in the winter months. We’ve had SO many single digit temperature days this month – more than usual. So we are aching for some sunshine and warmth. And I don’t mean a breezy 60 degree day. I’m talking 80s, sunshine, get me in a swimming pool warmth.
Of course, pretty much everywhere we want to go our doctor advised against because of the Zika virus which can have negatives effects on a growing baby should a pregnant woman or her partner catch it. I know there’s a lot of debate about Zika, definitely not a debate I want to get into. We just knew it was not worth the risk.
So we looked up places that WOULD work, many of which are too cold in January and February for our achin’ hearts desire for warmth, and settled on…