posts tagged with 'this moment'

moments from the week

Harvey and Zion checking for eggs together

Zion being trained on Harvey's chores

Moments from the past week.

Lijah in PJs looking at my tomato seedlings in pots

potting up time

the boys eating breakfast out on the pack porch

first outdoor breakfast of the year

a butterfly in a jar with flowers

temporary pet (recuperative care)

Harvey in PJs reading on the front steps

morning reading

Zion at the pond

chillin at the beach

Leah reading to the littler boys on the hammock

summer reading

Harvey and Zion playing in the new sandbox

we've got sand now


moments from the week

Zion and Lijah in pirate garb on one of the woods platforms

arr, matey!

Moments from a cool outsidey week.

Harvey sending a stuffed animal across the clothesline in a basket

gondola experiment

Lijah helping dig up grass for the new sandbox

working on the new sandbox

Harvey using the string trimmer

helping out around the yard

Zion on the green couch looking at a comic book

almost ready to join the readers

Zion, Nathan, and Eliot sitting on a bench--Zion with cap and bat

on the bench at the baseball birthday


moments from the week

Zion baring his teeth while standing on a low tightrope

fierce birthday boy

A few moments and images from the past week.

pink flowers on the trees at church

spring at church

the boys playing on a raft-shaped swing

adventure rafting

the boys and friends eating lunch at a table in the Billerica library

library picnic

Lijah in PJs wading in a pond

all pajamas all the time.. even in ponds

Zion, Lijah, and Eliza on the Sturbridge Village carriage

birthday ride

Lijah and Harvey on the porch, licking brownie batter from a bowl

porch lickers


moments from the week

the boys standing on a rock striking a silly pose


Moments and images from the past week.

Lijah pushing in a pea seed

seeding time

Zion and Lijah playing in a (small) box

room for two

Harvey navigating a bike obstacle course

cycle skills

Zion, Harvey, and Havana doing a puzzle

cooperative puzzlers

Harvey eating homemade sushi with chopsticks

homemade sushi experiment and chopsticks practice

the boys walking in the woods with Rascal wearing warm clothes

chilly spring walk

Lijah lookin cute at the community dinner

community cutie

Lijah and Zion running in the sprinkler on the green grass

green and sparkling

Lijah squinting as he eats breakfast outside

bright out for breakfast


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