. . .this was our original picture day outfit. in the end, ryan ditched the tie in favor of a sweater. . .but i couldn't resist a few quick pictures by the window. i am amazed on a daily basis how much he is growing up and how quickly. he is such a neat little boy - full of jokes and big movements. he still drives me crazy some days. . .but he is the second best thing to ever happen in my life - and the one I am the most grateful for - everyday.