Childhood Joys

My grandson Thomas saving the galaxy, tickling the paws of a giant  bear, and being buried up to his head at the beach by his daddy, plus a sculpture that we found at a Tyrolean restaurant we enjoy that to me does a good job portraying the joys of childhood. A bonus is we got to drive through a forest of giant redwoods to go from the beach to the restaurant perhaps twenty minutes away. It was a delightful day.

With Love,




About russtowne

My wife and I have been married since 1979. We have 3 adult children and 5 grandchildren. I manage a wealth management firm that I founded in 2003. My Beloved is a Special Education teacher for Kindergartners and First Graders. I'm a published author of approximately 60 books in a variety of genres for grownups and children. In addition to my family, friends, investing, and writing, my passions include reading, watching classic movies, experiencing waves crashing on rocky shores, hiking in ancient redwood forests, and the beauty of kindness and nature.
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13 Responses to Childhood Joys

  1. ksbeth says:

    oh, thanks so much for sharing these, russ. i love each and every one of them –

    • russtowne says:

      Thank you for your comment, Colleen. Thomas is a joyful child who fills the hearts of those around him with joy. I’m blessed, proud, and grateful to be his “Papa.”


  2. Mrs. P says:

    Wonderful pictures…looks like everyone is having fun!

  3. JanBeek says:

    Ah yes, life is good. Enjoy those grandkids. They grow up so fast!

  4. utesmile says:

    It looks great, you probably had the same fun or even more than Thomas! 🙂

  5. Grandchildren are a blessing are they not

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