We were feeling extra hot in our house and decided to take turns chopping off Cleo’s hair. Her smile was so beautiful.
Peeping at Harmony snuggled in Cleo’s bed, soaking up the AC.
I hadn’t shaved my legs in about two or three years, but decided to try it. Colin whipped out the buzzer, which brought me into a giggle fit that echoed through the whole house from tickling my legs so much!
Harmony and Cleo lying in the flowers at a little park. My heart gets all swelled when I look at this picture.
Dropped my peach in the backyard of my dad’s house. It nestled so nicely in the grass—it looked like it belonged there.
My family went on a vacation to Maui. This is my brother Kaleb, exhausted from the sun.
My shadow, and Kaleb’s feet caked with sand.
My stepsister Vivian and I got ahead of everyone on a nice, long hike and hopped over a fence to explore a waterfall. It was one of the most beautiful things I’ve ever seen.
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