every once in a while something catches your eye and you know it’s going to be an instant classic. the picture above is one of those “somethings”. i call it Our Mama. we went out to take family pictures but i was ill equipped and didn’t have a tripod. and it was cold and windy, …
eight faces, eight smiles, all facing the same direction. that’s all we ask for. what could be so hard about that? here’s some of my favorite pics from our recent photo shoot that didn’t make the cut into the Christmas card and including the one that did. (thanks to michael sekaquaptewa for holding the camera.) See and …
our week in pictures and a video.Anna turned 9! we went bowling. I broke my mirror. and Rachel hid in between clothes racks. 🙂 what kid in America hasn’t done this before? See and download the full gallery on posterous
We are now officially commissioned as Missionaries and Members of the Religious Missionary Order of Campus Crusade for Christ. For His Glory, Abraham & Deborah Lara
enjoying every last ounce of summer left. See and download the full gallery on posterous
i would probably describe myself as a competitive person. and if you know deb, she’s also competitive. sometimes this is a fun playful thing between us, and other times it’s not always a good thing. but there is one aspect that i hope we can keep things competitive. have you ever read your Bible with married eyes? …
i’m not sure what words could add to the smile of the birthday girl herself. personally for the past few weeks i’ve just been marveling at how much you’ve grown. you’re body’s getting taller, your thoughts and emotions are maturing. and even though to me you’ll always be my little girl, i think you’re gonna make a great BIG girl. 🙂
i love you Julia, happy birthday!!
for more photos from our “spring portrait extravaganza” of our whole family visit our mobileme web gallery.
ok, so i just got these pictures from deb a few minutes ago and had to write this quick blog post about it. the first email simply had the picture below with this subject line: Naomi’s belly button disappeared
and then 5 minutes later i got another email with this picture and the subject line: Then it came back it also had the text:
I tried to wipe off the dirty line left behind, then it just twisted back into a knot with the dirt still inside.