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This guy cracks me up.

This guy cracks me up.

For part of the train ride she was content just holding her train and snuggling up with mama.

For part of the train ride she was content just holding her train and snuggling up with mama.

If you ever want to know where to sit on a train, the only answer is the perfect distance to see the engine around a curve.

If you ever want to know where to sit on a train, the only answer is the perfect distance to see the engine around a curve.

Ask a 5 yr old to pack an overnight toy bag and you get 1 alligator, a tape measure, a bow an arrow, binoculars, a maze, the American flag, a robot vacuum, 2 puzzles, a car, an airplane, a train hat and his school project due at the end of the month. I mentioned this was 1 night right? And we aren’t going into the wild, it’s Chattanooga.

Ask a 5 yr old to pack an overnight toy bag and you get 1 alligator, a tape measure, a bow an arrow, binoculars, a maze, the American flag, a robot vacuum, 2 puzzles, a car, an airplane, a train hat and his school project due at the end of the month. I mentioned this was 1 night right? And we aren’t going into the wild, it’s Chattanooga.

Sat on the porch this evening with the fam and watched a storm roll by to the south of us.

Sat on the porch this evening with the fam and watched a storm roll by to the south of us.

Beautiful morning on the deck with the paper, a coffee and 2 happy kids. #celebratethesemoments

Beautiful morning on the deck with the paper, a coffee and 2 happy kids. #celebratethesemoments

#celebratethesemoments

300 cubic feet of holly removal brought to you by Dewalt, Sam Adams and 1-1/2 U2 albums.

300 cubic feet of holly removal brought to you by Dewalt, Sam Adams and 1-1/2 U2 albums.

Don’t forget to play.

Don’t forget to play.

The 3-minute commute home from my son’s soccer practice includes this view. #thankfulforthesemoments

The 3-minute commute home from my son’s soccer practice includes this view. #thankfulforthesemoments

#thankfulforthesemoments

Olivia Reese blessed us 3 years ago today. Happy birthday!!

Olivia Reese blessed us 3 years ago today. Happy birthday!!

What’s that pointy building? That’s the Transamerica Pyramid. Okay. (Back to digging in sand.) #latergram #sf #jj_faceless

What’s that pointy building? That’s the Transamerica Pyramid. Okay. (Back to digging in sand.) #latergram #sf #jj_faceless

#jj_faceless #sf #latergram

Not right or left handed when throwing sand into the bay. Double the fun to use both. #latergram #jj_faceless #sf

Not right or left handed when throwing sand into the bay. Double the fun to use both. #latergram #jj_faceless #sf

#jj_faceless #sf #latergram

Time to unplug.

Time to unplug.

Yesterday’s impromptu ‘concert on the green.’ It was a sold out, 2-song set by a 5 yr old on top of his water table. Best I’ve ever heard.

Yesterday’s impromptu ‘concert on the green.’ It was a sold out, 2-song set by a 5 yr old on top of his water table. Best I’ve ever heard.

There are expressions you expect from a 4 yr old and then there is this. Maybe only humorous to me but posting nonetheless. #jj_forum_0946 #humor - thanks @amandabevington for capturing him in all his glory. #youtalkintome

There are expressions you expect from a 4 yr old and then there is this. Maybe only humorous to me but posting nonetheless. #jj_forum_0946 #humor - thanks @amandabevington for capturing him in all his glory. #youtalkintome

#jj_forum_0946 #humor #youtalkintome