benji stops to smell the flowers and the rocks and the sticks and the leaves.
cutie pie cousins at the backyard barbeque. not pictured: dan and siblings taking turns cranking the wooden ice cream maker and then timing how long they could keep their hands in the freezing icy waters. this crowd is nothing if not competitive. leave it to dan to make any chore more fun.
campin' cousins. mine, the most cooperative.
lined up in pajamas, ready for the firework display. i was happy watching it through my viewfinder. this weekend i fooled around with my new camera and all its fancy settings.