Give Me A Break - Dad

Give Me A Break

“This is a picture of my Dad during our 1997 trip to Disney World in Florida. Fanny packs and mid-riff shirts, and nut-hugging shorts were Dad’s preferred ensemble. He had started a mullet a couple of years before this and refused to cut it until he retired. He’s still working, but my mom told him she wouldn’t go with him on their 32nd Anniversary cruise celebration in February 2011 unless he cut it. He finally gave in.”

(submitted by Laura)

Man’s Get-Rich-Quick Scheme Requires Guts, Patience - Articles

Man’s Get-Rich-Quick Scheme Requires Guts, Patience

We all want to get ahead in life. Some of us are content to work hard and save our money. Others of us feel the pull to become the next Bill Gates, so we come up with a genius...
Done With It - Family Portrait

Done With It

“This the last photo from our one and only professional photo shoot with my mom’s side of the family. I have no idea why my grandfather is completely turned around or why my mom and I are lifting up my dress.”

(submitted by Andrea)

Dad Vs. Gravity - Dad

Dad Vs. Gravity

“This photo of my Dad confused me as a kid.”

(via source)

A Cut Above - Family Portrait

A Cut Above

“This picture of my family was taken in 1975. I am in the back, smiling with glasses.  No one noticed my youngest brother, Steven, had brought a knife as a prop. Love dad’s bushy sideburns. Love the dated wall paper in our breakfast nook.”

(submitted by Elaine)

Stinkeyed - Photos

Stinkeyed

“My husband and I took this at an Orthodox Jewish wedding, next to my grandma. It pretty much captures the essence our relationship.”

(submitted by Krysten) 

A Grandmother’s Love - Friends

A Grandmother’s Love

“My friend got ‘I love you’ tattooed in her grandmother’s handwriting.”

(via source

Glamour Shots With Grandma - Glamour Shots

Glamour Shots With Grandma

“My twin sister and I took glamour shots with our grandmother. We loved her, but sometimes she had some weird ideas.”

(submitted by Hillary)