It has been a family tradition to spend the New Year’s Day at the Beach. Last year, we failed to do it and I have completely forgotten what the reason was. Sad to say, this year we made it but there were fewer of us. Some were busy while some didn’t make it due to prior commitments. Some were abroad who wished they were here.

Cortez Family

One of the many “still” serious shots is above. And here’s another one, a wacky shot.

Wacky shot

I’m sure there’d be more of this kind of gathering within this year, New Year or not.

Mitch Carvalho

A full-time home-based Marketing Manager by day, 24/7 Mom, and a Blogger at any time. Iā€™m 43 and proud. Mom of Derelle & Erchelle, sharing my adventures as I walk through motherhood and having to do most things on my own while my Indian national husband works miles away from home.