posts tagged with 'this moment'

moments from the week

Harvey, Zion, and Leah on a little bridge over an old mill fall

new vistas in familiar woods

Moments from the past week.

Zion and Elijah wading in the Arlington Res

water benders

the kids throwing a pumpkin with a big trebuchet

smashing pumpkins

Zion and Elijah at the breakfast table with their fingers in each other's face

"I'm not touching you!"

Harvey carrying Elijah on his shoulders by the Old North Bridge

unreliable transportation

an excavator demolishing the garage next door

smashing buildings

Zion and Elijah painting with friends at a table in our yard

co-op painting


moments from the week

Harvey, Zion, and a friend sitting in our sandbox on a sunny day

this is school

A few moments from the past week.

food on a picnic table with hands reaching for it

halloween party food

Scout and Blue wading in the gray Concord River

the river is best in November

the boys opening garlic bulbs to plant, Scout stepping on the beds

garlic day


moments from the week

Zion jumping into a pile of leaves

the annual ritual

Moments from the past week.

Zion with a raccoon hat over his face and Harvey's top hat on it

raccoon man

Elijah dipping his head in the pond, Zion flinging water off his hair

the pond is still fun

the boys coming out the Wilson Farm hay maze

escaping the hay maze

the boys splashing water in the wishing pool at the Lexington Minuteman statue

Elijah says, "it's not an adventure if you don't get wet"

Zion and Elijah holding carrots on our back deck

the last of the carrots

heavy frost on a fading zinnia

goodbye flowers


moments from the week

the boys on the dinosaur statue at the Discovery Museum


Moments from the past week.

Zion and Elijah in the wet garden

pulling carrots

Harvey and Zion wading in a shallow stream

there's water to wade in again

Elijah holding a triangle piece of thin ice

ice, baby!

Elijah walking in the woods in winter clothes

the winter part of fall

Zion and Elijah in animal winter hats playing MarioKart

creature karting


moments from the week

the boys walking on the sidewalk in the rain

to the library

Moments from the past week.

the boys in the woods wearing winter hats and mittens

chilly in the morning

Zion with grass on his head

grass hair

Zion and a friend kayaking in Freeman Lake

on chilly water

Zion apparently burried to the waist in sand, Harvey trying to pull him out


Harvey blowing out the candle on his birthday cake among friends

delayed celebration

Harvey (in a top hat), Elijah, and the dogs walking under a bright blue sky

a fine first outing for Harvey's new hat


moments from the week

Zion and Elijah on a rock outcropping on Mount Monadnock looking out into the distance

getting some altitude

Moments from the past week.

Zion, Elijah, and a friend putting a toddler in a cage

how you play with toddlers

Harvey and Elijah walking on a boardwalk through the woods

there's some mud under the boardwalks now

Elijah and Zion on camping chairs by a campfire, reading

camping comfort

the boys sticking their faces into pictures of firefighters and a fire dog

at ice cream


moments from the week

the boys sitting on a rocky outcrop in the woods

quiet time in the woods

Moments from the past week.

Zion, Elijah, and a friend digging potatoes in our garden

digging for gold nuggets

Zion and a friend swimming in the pond

water is still nice

Elijah going down a hill head first lying on a long board

a little blurry because he was moving pretty fast

my hand holding a red bell pepper we grew

we've done it at last

Elijah standing on a bridge looking at some slight rapids

on the Concord in Lowell

the boys and friends sitting around a fire

friendly fire


moments from the week

Grandpa blowing out birthday candles, the boys looking on

happy birthday Grandpa!

Moments from the past week.

Elijah walking Scout

dog and boy

Harvey playing Pokemon at a picnic table at Freeman Lake

cards at the beach

Elijah shivering waist-deep in the pond

fall swimming is chilly!

Elijah up in an apple tree reaching for a good one

trying to pick them before they fall

Zion, Elijah, and friends atop a playhouse roof at Friendship Park

Friendship Park

Zion taking a picture at the zoo

how Zion captured the animals at the zoo


moments from the week

Zion standing in the tidal water of the Anisquam River looking across at the town

the clear blue waters of Gloucester

Moments from the past week.

Elijah's muddy feet

finally a little rain

Harvey taking a bit of a big cookie

Harvey was experimenting with big cookies

Harvey and me canoeing in Freeman Lake with a passenger

Harvey and me in the boat

the boys walking along the sandbar at Wingaersheek under interesting clouds

September beach sky

Elijah and everybody watching the Bedford Minutemen in the parade

it's Bedford Day!

Elijah watching fireworks

our town knows how to celebrate


moments from the week

the boys walking through a misty field in long sleeves

September-type outing

Moments from the past week.

spaghetti and eggplan parmesan on the picnic table

just a picture of some food

the boys reading and writing in the living room

school mode

Zion and Elijah walking down a path

each with his own style

a bowl of tomatoes and a bucket of apples on out kitchen floor

harvest season

Zion and Elijah swimming in Freeman Lake under cloudy skies

still swimming at Park Day

Zion with a stick, Elijah, and the dogs atop the airport hill

adventure crew

Elijah jumping from a rock into the ocean as Zion climbs out

Elijah jumps too