Before heading off to the beach, we spent the morning playing with Evan:

We then headed off to the beach! Evan’s first trip – he’s all snuggled next to mommy:

Of course Scott and I had to put our hands in the Pacific ocean while we were there:

It was a cool Californian day – the beaches in Abu Dhabi will be much warmer. The temperature is supposed to be 106 today in the Emirates! We are excited to explore the beaches there – some beaches swimsuits are allowed, others they are not. One thing we are really excited for is the Corniche. It’s a walkway that goes the entire length of the waterfront in Abu Dhabi. It goes along buildings, beaches, restaurants and parks. You can run, walk, or bike. There is a great video and plenty of pictures about the Corniche you can check out if you want to see what it looks like ( For some reason I can’t make the links today so if you just copy the url address in the parenthesis and paste it in a new window it should show up. Sorry about that. It’s beautiful. I can’t wait for this to be our new home: