Today was Alex’s birthday. I’ll write more about it either today or tomorrow. He did have a good day, and we can no longer claim that he has no idea what’s going on. (More on that later.)
But we had one specific request for a photo today: Try to get an updated copy of this picture from his first birthday:
We tried, but we couldn’t achieve the same effect. You’ll have to click the link to see what we finally came up with.
There was only one thing we could do to get Alex to sit still long enough to take the picture, and that was to ask him to make a funny face at the camera. It turns out he loves doing this. So here’s our do-over picture: