Kids

Mom Wanted Twins - Family Portrait

Mom Wanted Twins

“This is a photo of my boyfriend when he was two years old. Why does he match that doll? Why is there a lit candle in the middle of the train? Did the photographer provide the doll and matching outfits? We will never know.”

(submitted by Kirsten)

Dinner Time - Kids

Dinner Time

“My sister and I didn’t actually kill these squirrels. We did however have the honor of posing with our fathers’ kill. Is it obvious our parents wanted a son?  My sister seems a little happier than I am to be a part of this lovely experience. At least I got to keep my purse. My dignity, not so much…”

(submitted by Mikah)

I Go For The Wings - Kids

I Go For The Wings

“Looks like I dressed myself for class photos… My cousin told me Hooters was a donut shop.”

(submitted by Michael) 

Cheaper By The Dozen - Family Portrait

Cheaper By The Dozen

“This is a family photo circa 1997, of my grandmother and her grandchildren, (including me, the girl on the right in the pink dress and awful knockoff of the “Rachel” haircut.)  Clearly, all of us in the photo are a hot mess, considering not ONE person is looking at the camera, and most of the small children look as if they were subjected to the clown from the movie, “IT”, right before the picture was taken.”

(submitted by Alyson)

Earning Her Merit Badge - Kids

Earning Her Merit Badge

“My daughter had some fun with her girl scout troop this weekend.”

(via source)

Getting The Point - Grandma

Getting The Point

“Getting everyone together for family pictures is never easy. And then Grandma tries to show one of the little ones where to stand…”

(submitted by Heather)

Dad Hair Day - Dad

Dad Hair Day

“This is what happens when Mom goes out of town and Dad is responsible for making sure I am ready for picture day at school.”

(submitted by Celeste)

Death Of A Flower Girl - Black And White

Death Of A Flower Girl

“This was taken at my sister’s wedding. The photographer had an idea to pose ‘Charlie’s Angels’ style with the groomsmen lying on the ground. My energetic daughter, the flower girl, jumped at the opportunity to lie on the ground with the boys. The result made it look like we had murdered her…”

(submitted by Courtney)

Express Yourself With Poetry - Kids

Express Yourself With Poetry

“My parents keep this framed on the wall. It’s a poem written and illustrated by my brother in second grade.”

(via source)

Free Range Parenting - Kids

Free Range Parenting

“Looking through my parents’ old photo album makes me appreciate the fact that I survived to adulthood.”

(via source)