The thing that bums me out is that our kids might not be quite close enough in age to be best cousin/friends. Both the ear doctor and I are really close with our cousins. I would hate to deny them the kind of friendships I have.
I mean, seriously, I would be a horrible parent if my kids didn't have cousins like I do. Just check out my cousin and her husband:
Do people get any cooler than this? I think not.