The digger pictured below is the same as the digger in my blog-banner above.
What a difference 5 years makes.
The reason I snapped this photo was because he asked if he could borrow a bright pink stencil paint brush while I was distracted. Several moments later I resurfaced from the frightening interior of my own brain and was even more frightened upon realizing I had issued a blanket "yes" to a 6 year old carrying a paint brush; I hurried to investigate.
he's an archeologist. Slipping quietly away now.