No kidding, vacation is the best. It rules.

We’ve been doing a lot of hanging out at the beach. I’d say that Conal loves it:

And, I’m a little embarrassed to say, the moms have been spending a bit of time on the computers. Right now? As I’m posting? Yeah. There are four of us, sitting in the living room, working the laptops. Six of seven kids are in bed, the last one is heading there now. Nighttime peace — time for the moms to catch on our blog addictions.