Dreamy Babymoon to St. Augustine

We found this cute little cottage on Airbnb in St. Augustine andย were off for our last week-long getaway just the three of us (J, Lil and I). Stefanie and her husband were incredible hosts, we had fresh eggs waiting for us every morning – we also scored fresh fruit from trees on their property.

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This is just a little glimpse of their sweet backyard. It was so full of life and character.

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FRESH SUGARCANE! Neither Justin or I had ever had sugarcane. Just in case you were wondering: that’s how you chew it… ๐Ÿ˜‰

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We visited St. Augustine Distillery, Justin partook in the tasting but I’ll have to wait until next time ;). We had dinner at the Ice Plant after and it was deliciousย — their Blue Crab Beignets may be the best thing that I’ve ever tasted.

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We spent our days on the beach relaxing and our evenings downtown exploring and eating way too much. One day we visited the fort and Justin was like a kid in a candy shop! I couldn’t help but think of how fun it will be to bring Oliver back so they can enjoy it together.

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J’s favorite place in St. Aug! He loves their milkshakes.

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We also bought my favorite piece in Oliver’s nursery (check it out in the upcoming nursery post) at one of the shops in downtown St. Augustine, Justin and I fell in love with it the very first time we saw it!

I came home with a very full heart, feeling completely refreshed. It was such a sweet time to re-connect and catch up with each other. If I could offer one piece of advice to first time parents – TAKE A BABYMOON. It is good for the soul.