Children playing with toy gliders under a cloud-filled sky.
A mother and daughter playing on the floor.
A mother holds her daughter up outside in a field.
A father and his five year-old son walk in their neighborhood.
A father and his five year-old son at a playground.
A father and his five year-old son walk along a wooded trail in Georgia.
A father and his five year-old son run through their neighborhood.
A father and his five year-old son play in their Georgia home.
Portrait of a five year-old boy.
A mother and her son in Lincoln, Nebraska.
A mother and her son with the family dog in Lincoln, Nebraska.
A portrait of Joel and Kathy Sartore.
Swimming in Leech Lake near Walker, Minnesota.
A young boy plays with his older brother and sister at Cross Lake, Minnesota.
A young boy plays inside a home at Cross Lake, Minnesota.
A mother and son at a softball game.
A brother and sister play in grass.
A boy runs down a path lined with luminaries in Nebraska.
Children have an up-close encounter with a skink at the Gladys Porter Zoo in Brownville, TX.
Brian Lehmann gets medicine applied to a hole where his wisdom tooth once was at the Sartore house.
Portrait of a three year-old boy.
Ice skating on a farm pond in southeastern Nebraska.
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