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moments from the week

Harvey and Zion with Easter baskets on their heads

Easter sillies

Moments from the past vacation week.

naked Lijah spraying the hose

warm watering

Zion sliding into the wading pool in the backyard

swimming in the yard

Lijah sitting on the Easter picnic table

convenient to the food

Lijah and Zion sitting on the curb enjoying slushes

slush buddies

Harvey with boots on his hands in the house (and Lijah holding a sword)

just a typical morning at our house

Harvey and Lucy being horses, Zion and Clara riding them on a green field

off to the races

Zion smiling (sort of) with his magnatiles construction on the new rug

building on the new rug

Zion and Nathan running on the street, seen from the porch

outside and active


moments from the week

the boys decorating eggs at the kitchen table

Easter prep

Happy Easter! Here are some moments from the past—sometimes holy—week.

Lijah standing on the Bernsteins' couch, with the rest of us doing a seder behind him

different than other nights

shirtless Lijah playing on a pile of rocks

solo imaginitve play outside

Lijah on the swing in our yard in his bathrobe

robe swing

Lijah making a face, wearing new flip-flops

new sandal sillies

Zion and Harvey having fun at a church thing

fun at midweek church

Lijah in tiger pajamas lounging on a wall in front of a statue dinosoar

a photo for the ages

Harvey, Zion, and Nathan putting up a wooden cross

annual pilgrimage

the boys eating matzah sandwiches at a playground

matzah meal


moments from the week

the boys posing on the green, Zion and Lijah with guns


Moments and images from the past week.

kids playing on the street


Lijah sitting on the living room floor reading a book, baby Joan Marc behind him

the reading life

Harvey and Zion playing with fire, Harvey holding a burning stick


the boys sharing a picnic at the plastic table

family picnic

purple crocuses in full bloom

now appearing at our house

Lijah on a treehouse holding a stick in a warlike posture

brave defender of the realm

Harvey holding a baby, reading to Lijah; all in PJs

babysitter Harvey

fife and drummers warming up under a cloudy sky

Patriots Day practice


moments from the week

Lijah and a friend playing under the tree on a cold wet day

rainy day friends

A few moments from the week (missing any from the snow at week's end..).

Zion working with clay, showing how much is on his hands

clay hands

Leah and the older boys playing a board game

quiet moment

Lijah in his Yoda sweatshirt on his green scooter

Yoda scooter

Harvey, Zion, and friends sitting at the little plastic picnic table outside

squeezing in a picnic

Zion opening dyed hard-boiled eggs

Easter preview

boys and friends watching a movie on the computer in the school room

movie evening


moments from the week

Harvey pushing Zion in Lijah's new tricycle

brother's new trike

Moments from the past week.

Harvey building a lego set at his desk

morning work

Lijah pulling a friend in a wagon hayride


a gang of kids walking down the sidewalk

walking with friends

Zion and Lijah playing on the street, shot through the window


Zion and Lijah in towels on the couch looking at Mama's phone

after-bath entertainment

short-sleeved Zion playing with a stick in the snow

playing in the snow, springtime style

three boys playing with the ship's wheel at the Discovery Museum



moments from the week

Zion bundled up for the blizzard

suited up again in March

Moments from the past busy week.

Lijah eating an icicle

icy snack

Harvey by the chicken coop in his PJs

chilly for chores

every kid at the bus stop climbing a mountain of snow to touch the street sign

bus stop, after the storm

Leah and the boys with friends on a horse-drawn sleigh at Sturbridge

two-horse open sleigh

Harvey and Zion atop a giant mound of snow

because it's there

Zion smiling as he paints at the kitchen table

happy artist

Lijah with chocolate croisant and chocolate milk

out on a date with Mama

Lijah, tape over his mouth, brushing Leah's teeth as she sits in the glider

dental work


moments from the week

balloons and banners for Lijah's birthday


Moments and images from a wild-weather birthday week.

Zion balancing on the metal barrier along the side of the street

street acrobat

Lijah singing into the microphone, Harvey playing keyboard

music time

Harvey tossing lettuce into the pen with sheep and baby lambs

visiting--and feeding--the lambs

Zion (in shorts) at the top of a climbing structure against the blue sky

reaching the (warm) sky

Lijah in PJs, hat, and boots, on the snowy lawn

morning outfit

snow falling thickly in the yard

well that's unexpected!

Zion and Nathan reading (each their own book) on the chair

book buddies (needed down-time)


moments from the week

the boys having lunch on the front steps, wearing shorts

February picnic.. before it got cold again

A few moments from the past week.

Lijah petting a month-old baby's head

baby love

Harvey pulling four kids in the wagon

the Harvey engine that could

purple crocuses in full bloom

a little early...

Zion smiling at the camera amidst the crowd around the table for pancake supper

getting fat on Tuesday

Harvey in fuzzy PJs and winter hat on the swing

cold-weather outfit

at the cake table at Nathan's birthday

birthday partying


moments from the week

Zion on the slushy ice in shorts and sandals

out on the not-quite-ice

Moments from the past week.

Leah and Zion painting the playroom walls orange

home improvements

Rascal lying on a grassy patch on the lawn, surrounded by snow

he found a good spot

Harvey, Zion, Lijah, and Nathan posing crossing a stream in the snowy woods

summer hike in winter

Zion and Nathan playing shirtless in the yard

a little warm for February

Harvey and Zion toasting marshmallows over a fire

warm winter fire


moments from the week

Zion with his snowsuit half off resting on the toboggan

warm-weather sledding break

Moments and images from the past week.

the snowy path to the chicken coop

path to the coop

Valentine cards and snowflakes on our back door

signs of the season

Harvey and Zion posing holding giant icicles

ice blades

the boys on snow tubes on top of the sledding hill

our big sledding hill

the boys painting at the kitchen table

painting time

Lijah blowing on a steaming biscuit

hot biscuit, first thing in the morning

Harvey throwing a snowball at the remains of the snow chair

target: the remains of the snow chair

Harvey and Zion playing a math game

school, occasionally