for mom's own pleasure...


and because my kids are more than willing to let me do this.
they don't get it when i tell them they don't need to smile all the time.
it makes for difficult natural photos, i guess all kids are like that.

i love this one because this is Noa' not happy face:

against our stone wall:

my favorite shoes EVER, and my 5 yo son is willing to wear them:

on our road:

by the farm:

and missing teeth: