We recently had the opportunity to go aboard replicas of the Nina and the Pinta! I could hardly imagine traveling across the ocean on such a vessel - and knowing that much work and hardship awaited them on the other side of the voyage. It gave me a new perspective on the sacrifices made even to embark on such a journey... enjoy the pictures!
Can I just say that I adore this photo? It is not anything spectacular in many ways - but I am in love with how Samuel's little shaved head is turned my way - his eyes fixed on me and his sweet smile hindered only by a finger in his mouth. My other two have outgrown gazing at me so adoringly - I just love this: