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In the side yard

Drip drip

Bracing for bubbles

Returning from a bubble chase

Nonstandard wagoning

By on August 26, 2012 · Comments ( 1 )

IT assistant

By on August 23, 2012 · Comments ( 2 )

Snacking and chatting

Hazel was making a show of licking her nectarine

So I pulled out the videorecorder and learned all kinds of things about her day

By on August 22, 2012 · Comments ( 6 )


Hazel displays her Garfield stickers

Then she coughs (she’s still learning to cover it…)

By on August 21, 2012 · Comments ( 2 )

Flight control

Greeting Supermom after work

Hazel hears an airplane

She’s learned to shield her eyes from the sun (trying to look at another airplane)

Perhaps the only picture ever taken in our front entryway

By on August 20, 2012 · Comments ( 4 )

Home again

On a Sunday with a nasty sniffle we stayed close to home

Rolling balls down the ramp

Ball search and rescue

Photography lessons (Hazel snapped this photo with the pictured remote control!)

And carefully selected reading

By on August 19, 2012 · Comments ( 3 )

Lakeside lounging

One finger

Another hand

And this is what I got when I asked for no hands in her mouth

Sunset stroll

By on August 18, 2012 · Comments ( 3 )


Hazel requests crayons by going to the drawer where the crayons are kept, often with a scrap of paper in hand


Imploring Mommy to help

By on August 15, 2012 · Comments ( 4 )

Lunch hour

Small enough to tunnel walk

Balance beam save

There’s some kind of wildlife photographer lurking in the bushes


Thinking twice about that slide

Kid watching

By on August 14, 2012 · Comments ( 9 )

Worm scout

Funny noises and funny faces into a tiny bowl

Where are those worms?

Worm scouting close up

Loving Lincoln

Ball-dribbling chase is the best

By on August 13, 2012 · Comments ( 7 )