Wednesday, June 1, 2011

black and white Wednesday - (little) boys of Summer

little boys 1 blw WM

Stay a child while you can be a child.

~ Stephen Sondheim



little boys 2 color WM

I would have loved to have seen my expression when I looked out our
kitchen window and found Will and Miles hangin' out with their
Batman and Robin capes and masks positioned on the playset.
(Which was entirely their idea!)
M & W Diptych
I know I giggled.
And proceeded to watch the 2 caped crime fighters
run, jump, swing and pretend to fight the invisible 'bad guys.'
I used to call Batman and Robin, 'Super Heroes' and Will
politely reminded me that they are 'crime fighters.'
little boys 5 WM

Little boys.
I love their active imaginations and creativity.
And endless energy.
(Most days I love the energy part.)   ;)
He's keepin' me young...at least I hope so.


After a cold, wet Spring, we are delighted that Summer has finally arrived.
little boys 6 blw WM

Come on over to Lisa's "Long Road to China" and join in this week.

the long road

13 kind words:

Number 6 and no more counting! said...

those two "crime fighters" are really something. Little boys are the BEST. I have had my morning chuckle. these shots are great Gail. SO great! I felt like I was right there.

lea
xo

Love Letters To China said...

I love these Gail! Can't wait to show Liam. He's going to squeal with delight when he sees them. I really wish we lived closer so our two boys could play together. I know they would absolutely LOVE each other. It seems they have the same exact passion for super heroes... oh wait no... crime fighters. :-)

xoxo

Sharon Ankerich said...

OH Gail~ what sweet photos!!! SO great to see little boys love dress up and pretending just like girls. Your crime fighters are SO cute!!! After seeing my Will again this week, this post makes me ache for him more. :) Thank you for a peek into your precious boy world!!! LOVE it!!!
XOXOXO

Katie said...

Oh how cute!!! These shots made me giggle, too. :)

...I'm popping over from B&W Wed!

Shonni said...

I giggled too...what cute pictures!!! I just love the to watch my boys...they are so imaginative.

MarieElizabeth said...

Could they be any cuter?

Linda Makiej said...

Beautiful photo work here!! :)

rachel27b said...

I love your B&W edits! The tone is great.

Rachel B

Jill Samter Photography said...

oh my word - serious cuteness going on there.

love every shot!

your new header is GORGEOUS! great job!

xoxo have a blessed week!

Chic Homeschool Mama said...

Oh boy that looks like fun! I want to play!

Faith Hope Love Photography said...

Love it!! Sometimes this makes me wish we had a boy to see that adventurous side but then again...our girls are not far behind ;) I think I would be just like you and sit watching it.

likeschocolate said...

I love it that he is so into super heros. My little boy is too!

Kayce said...

I absolutely LOVE this post and the pictures are priceless!

 
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