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travel baby takes tokyo

09 09 14

Traveling internationally with a newborn is not for the faint of heart. Lots of people told me we were brave (read : insane) and they were right (about the insane part.)

The highs are really high. There were moments where it was so blissfully amazing I could die – We were doing it! Life is amazing! I love travel so much and I love my baby!

The lows were really low. There were moments I thought we all might actually die (dear family reading this we were not in any actual danger) and I really thought it was the most foolish thing we had ever done.

But you know what? I wouldn’t trade this trip for anything. I have no regrets. I know now that Aaron and I are a stronger team than I ever could have imagined.

There are so many stories this trip could tell. But I will just let the images tell them for now.

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Mitaka : Where I lived for a year after graduating from UCLA.

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Our old friend, the Ice Cream Man.

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The spot where Aaron proposed, 6 years ago.

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Travel baby meets her friend Emma – born just a week before her. Her mom Lauren and I had the exact same due date. We used to sing together at church when I lived in Tokyo.

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Aaron’s all time favorite Ramen, in Harajuku.

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Until next time, Tokyo. I love you.

xo,

Em

Shot on film, developed + scanned by Richard Photo Lab in LA.

Want to learn? Sign up for my beginner’s photography film workshop, This Saturday 9/13 in San Francisco.

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