Ben found a praying mantis in the front yard yesterday.
This summer has been an especially productive one for spiders in our backyard. The spider in this picture was spinning a web in our garage, between a trash can and an extension ladder hanging up on the wall.
This is the back of Beth’s head. I was photographing her wedding, as you can probably tell by the fancy stuff in her hair.
Lucy was very brave to hold a sparkler on the 4th of July. That’s Kevin in the background, watching approvingly. Hi, Kevin!
Okay, I admit it! I asked them to hold hands right before I took this picture. But it was too cute, in a Hallmark™ sort of way, to pass up.