posts tagged with 'this moment'

moments from the week

kids lying on the sand at Freeman Pond

beach day at the park

Moments from the past week.

Elijah swinging on a rope swing over a pond

living on the edge

Zion and a friend half-on a tiny kayak, Lijah paddling a regular one

the best boating is when you get wet

me at the outdoor table with pancakes

outdoor breakfasts again

Elijah posing in his Catwings costume

Catwings book party costume

lots of kids sitting on a porch in evening light

summery evening

Zion making a face in front of his baseball birthday cake

big party for the boy


moments from the week

Elijah in meditation pose by a pond, wearing paper wings

just Elijah on Friday

Moments from the past week.

Elijah in cold water at the pond

fun but cold

the outside table after a blossom-painting art project

blossom time art

Elijah holding a jigsaw on the deck

ready to help out

Zion blowing out birthday candles at his grandparents' house

a party with some grandparents

Zion looking fierce with chalk on his face

it's meant for the climbing wall, but it works as face paint


moments from the week

Zion and Elijah running in tall last-years grass

playing in the grass

Moments from the past week.

Scout and Blue fighting lying on their backs

upside-down dogs

Zion and Elijah on their bikes on a rolling grassy hill

touring Lexington

playing on a baseball field in rain and hail

baseball in the rain and hail

Elijah, sticking his tongue out, with a teacup on the chicken coop roof

tea time

lots of kids on one side of a tug-of-war match at the 4H fairground

tug at the fair

Zion and friends on a fallen tree extending into a pond

drawn to water


moments from the week

Zion, Elijah, and a friend canoing in blue water


A few moments from the past week.

Harvey getting a high-five from a walking tomato at the parade

tomato parade

Zion and Elijah toasting marshmallows over our fire


Zion and Elijah with cotton candy stuffed in their mouths

how you eat cotton candy


moments from the week

Zion and Elijah aiming muskets at a group of Redcoats fighting a battle

helping the Minutemen

Moments from the past week.

the boys walking up a hill in an open woods

spring walk

Harvey and a friend carrying the windsurfer board down to the beach

getting ready to launch

Elijah playing in a stream, lots of mud on his legs

fully involved in the stream

kids sitting around a tarp watching blue foam come out of a bottle

elephant toothpaste?!

the boys in and around a big leafpile at the 4H fairground

some leaves on that fairground


moments from the week

Harvey's feet in a stream

spring stream

Moments from the past week.

Zion seeming to stand on the surface of a pond

always walk on water when you can

Elijah pretending to be a beaver gnawing a tree

beaver boy

Elijah taking pictures at the Pole Capping parade

historical photographer

Harvey and Elijah in 4H shirts outside a supermarket

begging for food again


moments from the week

Harvey, shoeless, standing by a flooded marsh


Moments from the past week.

a dusting of snow on the garlic plants

snow on the garlic

eggs in a nesting box

hens are fully back to work

ice formations around a little waterfall

water and ice

the kids toasting marshmallows and laughing around a friend's fire table

big fire, big fun

Elijah sipping a drink on the roof of the playhouse wearing sunglasses

keepin cool


moments from the week

Harvey and Elijah worshipping the equinox fire

celebrating the equinox blaze

Moments from the past week.

Harvey and Elijah sitting by the open trunk of the car, near their bikes

after a ride

Zion and Elijah cutting out sugar cookies

making the equinox cookies

the boys in the water at Freeman Pond

spring swimming

kids having lunch on the back deck

all together on a Friday


moments from the week

kids standing on the beach at Freeman Pond with ice off in the distance

ice receding

Moments from the past week.

Zion playing tug-of-war at 4H

4H tug

the boys eating lunch outside on the deck

outside for lunch

Elijah hiking barefoot, with muddy feet

spring feet

kids playing dodgeball in our yard

the regular dodgeball game

Elijah, painted with mud, standing on the bank of a stream

mud season, mud paint

Elijah licking chocolate cake batter from the beater

cake batter beater

Elijah whacking his pinata

finally his party!


moments from the week

Elijah, shirtless, running on the street with Zion behind him

run the bases

Moments from the past week.

Elijah chasing the chickens with a stick

exercising the hens

Elijah looking out from a little ways up a tree

expedition scout

Zion holding a cat

Chip-In cat cuddle

a toddler climbing on a snowy playground structure in falling snow

fine weather for park day

colorful clay creations on the kitchen table

$3.50 worth of clay

kids playing gagaball at night

gaga ball under the lights