While this picture does not show any joy on her face whatsoever, I promise that she was delighted to receive flowers and a balloon. I think having an evening ceremony when the kids are worn out from the day is a great way to ensure grumpy looking pictures.
This year's graduation was a large improvement from two years ago when the boy graduated from the same school. Here he is in all his glory that night.
Yes, that's right -- that's him with his back turned. Hey, at least it's not a picture of him sticking his tongue out at us, or mouthing, "No, YOU shut up!," because he'd thought we'd said that to him. HUH?! Good times.