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2014/02/03 / Shanan

POSTCARDS FROM THE EDGE

F*ck you, polar vortex. A few days ago we returned to your icy clutches, but we’ve got the tan-lines to prove that for 10 glorious days, we were free.

Our Barbados trip was by no means perfect (Theo got the stomach flu, and there were the usual complex dynamics at play when one vacations with one’s spouse, child, parents, sister and brother-in-law) but it sure was pretty.  I’ll let the photos do the talking…

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I promise I’m not trying to make you insanely jealous, but there’s more…

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Thanks for looking.  Wishing you all a little vicarious sunshine on this cold winter Monday. xx Shanan

All photos by The Symmetric.

  • allison b-t:

    we haven’t dealt with any polar vortex action over in these parts but i am still super jealous! looks like you had a lovely time.

    2014/02/03
  • lern:

    gorgeous photos! but what’s going on with my upper body/boob area in that shot of me reading? And Peter says you could have at least taken a profile from his right/good side! Forgivable…

    2014/02/03
  • Melinda's Musings:

    Looks fantastic! And any beach escape during this brutally cold winter is something to be grateful for. :)

    2014/02/03
  • Shanan:

    Glad you guys enjoyed the photos! Lern, you and Peter both look super hot – deal with it.

    2014/02/03
  • sarah stringer:

    These pictures are BEAUTIFUL! I mean, did this family win the genetic lottery or what??

    2014/02/24

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