these moments for always

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these three. friends since birth. and this year, they’re in the same second grade class. hooray for them and God speed to their sweet teacher. ๐Ÿ˜‚ #zihlmanstake2014

these three. friends since birth. and this year, they’re in the same second grade class. hooray for them and God speed to their sweet teacher. ๐Ÿ˜‚ #zihlmanstake2014

#theweekendbeforesecond #theweekendbeforeprek #zihlmanstake2014 #notiphone

#theweekendbeforesecond #theweekendbeforeprek #zihlmanstake2014 #notiphone

they love this place. #theweekendbeforesecond #zihlmanstake2014

they love this place. #theweekendbeforesecond #zihlmanstake2014

Ryan, we miss you. #checkoutthearmposesontheMEN #zihlmanstake2014

Ryan, we miss you. #checkoutthearmposesontheMEN #zihlmanstake2014

it’s no contest. their favorite night of summer. #dessertfordinner #zihlmanstake2014

it’s no contest. their favorite night of summer. #dessertfordinner #zihlmanstake2014

kicking off the last week of summer with a super fun day with friends at the museum. #zihlmanstake2014

kicking off the last week of summer with a super fun day with friends at the museum. #zihlmanstake2014

soaking up every last bit of fun this summer has to offer. praise for cooler than normal temps, free fun, and boys with boundless energy. #zihlmanstake2014

soaking up every last bit of fun this summer has to offer. praise for cooler than normal temps, free fun, and boys with boundless energy. #zihlmanstake2014

operation wear ‘em out for bed has commenced. #zihlmanstake2014 @faimee82

operation wear ‘em out for bed has commenced. #zihlmanstake2014 @faimee82

the little guy is having his first friend sleepover tonight. excited doesn’t cover it. kicking it off with #bahamabucks. #zihlmanstake2014 @faimee82

the little guy is having his first friend sleepover tonight. excited doesn’t cover it. kicking it off with #bahamabucks. #zihlmanstake2014 @faimee82

when there’s a peck of fresh peaches on your counter…  and friends, if you’ve not tried peach, banana, coconut bread, you are seriously missing out.

when there’s a peck of fresh peaches on your counter… and friends, if you’ve not tried peach, banana, coconut bread, you are seriously missing out.

that blur? two sweet boys and their first bumper car ride. #zihlmanstake2014 #wheretheboysareproject

that blur? two sweet boys and their first bumper car ride. #zihlmanstake2014 #wheretheboysareproject

they are completely bipolar. #fromcoffeetothelake #zihlmanstake2014 @wheretheboysareproject #wheretheboysareproject

they are completely bipolar. #fromcoffeetothelake #zihlmanstake2014 @wheretheboysareproject #wheretheboysareproject

because when it feels like 74 (!) in the middle of summer, your native Texan children beg for vanilla almond milk steamers from their favorite coffee shop. and minecraft time, of course. #zihlmanstake2014

because when it feels like 74 (!) in the middle of summer, your native Texan children beg for vanilla almond milk steamers from their favorite coffee shop. and minecraft time, of course. #zihlmanstake2014

one word. #minecraft.

one word. #minecraft.

wahoo, progress!! #zihlmansbuildahouse #zihlmanstake2014

wahoo, progress!! #zihlmansbuildahouse #zihlmanstake2014