Some of your favorite childhood memories are summer vacations with the family: camping, fishing, listening to your dad tell his corny jokes, fighting in the backseat about who was taking up too much space. In the middle of those backseat battles, you likely did not realize how much you would cherish the family time you were sharing. As you return from a rather exhausting vacation trip, you hope you and your husband are creating the same kinds of memories for your son. From sleeping in a tent on the rockiest of ground to learning the route to bike back and forth to the city pool, your childhood days were full of wonder and exhaustion. Looking back, that is exactly how they should have been.
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