Earlier this week, I started telling you about our Babymoon in North Devon. After our first couple of days, we were really starting to unwind, and with the weather being good to us, we were able to follow through with our plan A of things to do and places to visit (plan B was going to be snuggled up in the beach hut playing board games, had it rained the whole time!)
It seemed that the planets just aligned for us on our latest trip – our babymoon to North Devon. When we booked a romantic break at the Beach Cove Coastal Retreat, Ilfracome back in Decemeber, little did we know it would actually be three of us turning up – well, 2 and a half maybe. (We found out we were pregnant in January 3 weeks later.) Nor did we know that our lives would further be turned upside down with another big house move. So when the time finally rolled around, we were so ready to sit back, relax and soak up the latest phenomenon of the ‘babymoon’.
The concept of a Babymoon has been growing in popularity around the world, and more recently making waves in the UK. The idea is for expectant parents to have a relaxing, adult break away before their little bundle of joy arrives. It’s a chance to reconnect, relax and strengthen your relationship in preparation for the imminent life change ahead.
Despite not realising at the time of booking that our romantic trip would turn into a Babymoon, I think we picked one of the best locations to enjoy ours. North Devon has so much to offer, and it helped that the sunshine came out, just for us. So here’s what we got up to…