Sometimes a photo comes together in an unexpected way… I took this when I was with my Dad and boys at the Moody Gardens in Galveston.



East Galveston Beach


Both my Dad and I were hit with the smell of salt water the moment we opened the car doors. For us, it was special and a thousand memories flooded our minds. For my two sons, Andy and Joey, it was a first-time experience. Yes, they have been to the beach before. But this is the first time that they will remember it. We were down in Galveston for the day and we took the boys to walk around on the beach. The smell of the air, the seagulls flying about, even the smell of suntan lotion fired up our memories of vacations and day trip pasts. And now I was sharing them with Andy and Joey.

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Vacation Moment

I don’t get many vacations, but our day down in Galveston is probably going to be it for the year. We got to stay in a nice hotel and this photo was taking sitting out on the back patio. I tried to get Joey to smile, but that wasn’t happening.