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Punta Cana 2015-WIW

I’ve been procrastinating.

I just couldn’t get myself to edit our vacation photos due to the fact that I have one billion snapshots to go through. It’s daunting to say the least. I packed my good DSLR and between the 5 of us, 5 iphotos are full of pics. Now that’s ridiculous.

I finally spent some time today sorting through my Lightroom folders. I don’t even want to admit how many hours I poured into this task. Let’s just say… I get the Bad Mom Award today. Ev might have watched more Tinkerbell movies than usual. I had know idea there were so many Tinkerbell movies. Wow.

While I still have more editing to do, here’s what I have so far.

What I Wore one day in Punta Cana, Dominican Republic.

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Pool side:Punta Cana 2015-367The girls couldn’t help but take advantage of the swim up bar. Adaline’s~Pina Colada;  Jillian’s~1/2 Pina 1/2 strawberry daiquiri; Evelyn’s~chocolate misty. Obviously, sans the alcohol.Punta Cana 2015-376Wild peacocks were everywhere and not even the slightest bit timid.

Punta Cana 2015-387My hero:

Punta Cana 2015-227Controlled fun with matches.

Punta Cana 2015-267The girls’ whirlpool bath.

Punta Cana 2015-263And ours…  Well deserved quiet time in our own room {mirror image of the girls’ suite, but much much quieter}.Punta Cana 2015-221Our last day full day at the beach…

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Punta Cana 2015-358Punta Cana 2015-351Our last night at dinner.

Punta Cana 2015-596Punta Cana 2015-599Punta Cana 2015-597Punta Cana 2015-589Punta Cana 2015-598Punta Cana 2015-395Punta Cana 2015-397There will need to be Part II sometime so I can show you more. I didn’t even get to the dolphin excursion day!

I can’t wait to get all of my photos into a coffee-table book. We will enjoy looking back at this memorable trip for years to come.

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9 comments

  1. What an amazing family trip!! Your family is beautiful! And I love that first outfit! I am searching for a bathing suit for my teen daughter and love your daughter’s coral and black suit. Could you tell me where you bought that? Thanks!! Susan

  2. Gorgeous – your pictures, your family, your dress! We just got back from a cruise and I hear you about the tons of photos. They’re nice to have but finding the time to go through them really is daunting.

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