Before the Incredibles … … maybe the inspiration behind the Incredibles?
Thank Heaven for little boys
… and more little boys!
You lookin’ for me?
It’s time to start learning a trade, son
a young fan
working on a remodel in Israel
in Israel 2006
buddies and bros in Israel
with sister-in-law Chaia
morning camping face
a balancing act with Matti
baby brother’s college graduation
Introducing … Rachel Elizabeth Weed
… and her womb-mate Naomi Ruth Weed
All tuckered out
Auntie Laura has her first slumber party with 2 week-old twins
Excuse me … I have something to say
1 st year Wedding anniversary … and babies make four!
All is fair … … in love and war
Momma’s little helper
Grandma’s turn … Is Momma taking a nap??
1 st Birthday!
Picnic time with Grandma and Grandpa
Enjoying a good book with Grandpa
Here I am!
Baby’s got moves Rachel’s First Dance
Aunt Laura and Uncle Jeremiah give mom and dad a break
Taking good care of baby sister Sarah
Plenty of love to go around
Little Shepherd Girl
2 years old!
Pictures with Grandma and Grandpa
Getting ready for a snow day
Three is Company!
takin’ care of business!
scrub-a-dub-dub 3 tots in a tub
All ready for the snow!
Baby Shoshana joins the crew
3 rd Birthday!
Learning valuable life skills
Fun with Simcha Sarah
4 babes in a tub
flower girls for lovely Aunt Laura
5 years come and gone …
Practicing … … for today
Uncle Joshua returns from Israel
Gardening with Uncle Jeremiah
Driving lessons with Uncle Joel
taking care of baby bro
"Dancers aren't made of their technique, but of their passion." ~ Anonymous
Outing to the UW with Uncle Joshua
knitting lessons from Great Grandma
Playing with little cousin Arianna
horsin’ around with cousin Richelle
Natives on the loose
Greeting Great - Grandma
Hunting Thanksgiving Dinner
uh-oh! Big boo-boo!
10 th Birthday!
Care to dance? " What a charming amusement for young people this is, Mr. Darcy! – There is nothing like dancing after all. – I consider it as one of the first refinements of polished societies."
makin’ Thanksgiving pies
swimming lessons for cousin Grace
Playin’ with sweet baby Grace
Future Seattle Storm? … or not?
Rachel and Aunt Rachael
12 th Birthday!
“ Life is a dance, from one stage to the next. "
Hanging with cousin Elisha
Playing with little cousin “captain” Jacob
and high school begins!
The demolition crew
fun with Cousin Grace
another night of fun at the Weed’s house
getting ready for summer
before culinary school …
cookies for two
mighty jungle women
Ahhh … sweet little brother!
like daughter … like mother
On their way to Israel … with Israel
time for senior pictures
enjoying summer with cousin Elisha
hangin’ around in Hawaii
more sweet baby cousins
… and graduation day finally arrives!
ready for a night on the town with Simcha
saying goodbye to Naomi at APU
Rachel’s return from Gateways
We missed you!
3 awesome uncles!
The Valiant Varelas!
girls night out
Conquering Mt. Si
cousin play day at the Children’s Museum
a dance with Daddy
Cruisin’ to Alaska
Playing dress-up with Grandma
Adventurers on the Yukon Highway
Family Olympics champs!
puttin’ on the ritz with Grandma
Enjoying cousin Christy’s wedding
baby sister graduates
21 years together! ( … not counting womb time)
Mt. Si with good friends
surrounded by love
The Fantastic Five
good times with Grandpa
Thanksgiving in New York with Aunt Cheryl and Tamara
Camping with the Slobodkins
Shoshana seranades the work crew …
waiting for their train to come in…
sour faces with Aunt Bonnie
Let us read and let us dance - two amusements that will never do any harm to the world. ~ Voltaire
Congratulations, Rachel! Chatham College Class of 2006
Hoorah for Grandparents!
Ferry to Whidbey Island
"Dancers are the athletes of God." ~Albert Einstein
Boy Meets Girl … … and two paths unite
In the Maier’s living room … where it all began
The Big Proposal!
a new brother to love …
sharing the happy news
… and all was right with the world!
sharing the joy with Grandma
Yep! Marry him!
“ Know therefore that the LORD your God is God; he is the faithful God, keeping his covenant of love to a thousand generations of those who love him and keep his commands.” ~ Deuteronomy 7:9
“ For I know the plans I have for you," declares the L ORD , "plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future.” ~ Jeremiah 29:11