The Boys of Summer

In the sandbox

As I was going through my pictures trying to find one that shouted "Summer Fun" for I Heart Faces' monthly challenge, I noticed that I don't have anywhere near as many pictures of summer as I should. I wonder why that is.  I have a hunch that it's because I was too busy doing "grown-up" things like editing pictures or cleaning the kitchen to go outside with my boys and maybe bring the camera along to capture some memories.  Hmmm...  Since I'm pretty sure the grown-up stuff isn't going anywhere and my boys are, I believe I need to do something about that.  Lesson learned? I hope so.  Here's one of the memories of my son and his friend that I did manage to capture this summer, though.  I'm glad I did, too, since that innocence on their faces is bound to be chased away all too soon.  To them at this moment, there's nothing as good as two buddies and a sandbox.

Photo Challenge Submission

This photo was submitted to the I Heart Faces photo challenge –

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  1. Crystal

     /  September 7, 2012

    Very nice!

  2. very cool

  3. So sweet! And I identify with what you’re saying about doing too much “grown up” stuff!

  4. Christy

     /  September 8, 2012

    Very cute! Love the trucks!!!

  5. Such a darling capture! My boy would be in the sandbox with his construction gear all summer long if I let him… great shot!

  6. Love it. So cute

  7. Aww, love their smiles 🙂


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