When I’m not working, I spend my time with my family.  Here they are — watch them grow!

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Hillel (21 months) with his newborn baby sister Leah (1 day) and mother Shulamit

 

Shula with kids-resaved

Hillel (3), Leah (1), and Shulamit

 

Eitan 3 mo

Eitan (3 months) makes his appearance

 

Hillel, Leah, Eitan, dog

Hillel (4), Leah (2),  Eitan (not quite 1), and Frankie-Joe (our neighbor’s dog)

 

Meirav sleeping week 1

Meirav (1 week); our family is complete

 

Meirav-big grin

Meirav (2) (I guess it’s good practice to clean faces before taking pictures)

 

 

Here is a series of pictures taken in 2011 at Cape Cod:

Meirav (5) and Jay - 2-saved lower res

Meirav (5) and Jay at Cape Cod

Eitan 7 (on tree)-saved lower res

Eitan (7) at Cape Cod

Leah (9) and Ellen-saved lower res

Leah (9) with her cousin Ellen at Cape Cod

 

Hillel skimboarding (11)-saved lower res

Hillel (11) at Cape Cod

 

2014:

Meirav laughing on lawn-saved lower res

Meirav (8)

Eitan under crabapple4-smiling-saved low res

Eitan (10)

Leah smiling2-saved lower res

Leah (12)     [Leah, who is now 16, does commissioned watercolor paintings of California plants.  If you are interested in having an illustration done for a scientific paper or a seminar presentation, check out Leah’s web-site)

Hillel7-saved lower res

Hillel (14) (give that guy a haircut!)

Here they are as of springtime, 2016:

Meirav (10), Eitan (12), and Leah (14)

 

Hillel (16)

 

Meirav (12), Hillel (18) and our family friend Ozgur

 

Eitan (14) playing ultimate frisbee

 

Leah (16) playing ultimate frisbee

 

Hillel (18) playing ultimate frisbee

 

Shulamit playing ultimate frisbee

 

I get to play too . . .

 

Here is an impressive birch sawfly caterpillar we discovered in the Adirondacks, New York (3 Aug 2018)

 

And, here’s the evidence supporting the idea that the 2018 crop of wild blueberries at Blue Mountain Lake (Adirondacks, New York) was excellent.