A Reflection On A Family Vacations
For this assignment I choose to write about a family vacation. This family vacation may not have been anything too spectacular to anyone looking in from the outside. However, to those who were fortunate enough to be part of the vacation, it meant everything. This family vacation story also shows how important family really is.
In the 13 years that my husband and I have been married we have never really gone on a vacation, besides just going home and visiting family. However, in 2013 we received a call from my father in law where he told us that we had to be available for a particular set of dates and that we had to go to New Mexico during that time. We made all the arrangements necessary and we headed to New Mexico. Once in New Mexico we found out that we were going on a big family vacation. This family vacation included my husband, me and our children, but also my mother and father in law, my husbands brother and his family, my husband’s aunt and uncle with their family, my husband’s three sets of cousins and their families and my husband’s grandparents.
For this vacation we all loaded up and headed to Ruidoso, New Mexico. The entire family all stayed in two vacation condos right next door to each other. These condos were amazing, each one was four stories tall and they each had two kitchens. Even though we had our choice of four different kitchens, we all ended up in eating together almost every meal. The location of the condos allowed us to watch the local wildlife,…