I took Grace to my friend Raquel’s last week for a play date with her three kids.  I have known Raquel for years.  She is a remnant of my past life as a landscape architect.  I met Raquel at the company I first worked for when I moved to Phoenix.  She was, in her former life, a civil engineer.  We immediately became friends.  Although we both live in Phoenix, we live almost an hour apart and don’t seem to get together as much as we should.  We are working on that!!  This was a very informal photo session.  The kids were just playing in the backyard and we gathered them together for a few very quick photos.  Here are a few of my favorites: