Here is the picture of Mishel we received when we began writing to her earlier this year, back in the spring:
And here is her previous picture, from before we knew her:
I like that she's smiling a little bit in the picture! She looks pretty much the same. I wonder if that means her project updates pictures on a fairly regular basis?
Here's the picture of Carlos we received when we started writing to him a few months ago:
And here is Carlos' previous picture:
Wow! He's grown up quite a bit! He looks like he was playing pretty hard before this picture was taken. : )
And this one is probably my favorite, because we've been writing to Victor since the beginning of this year, and I have only ever seen this stern picture of my tall lanky boy:
And here is Victor's previous picture:
I just love this so much! I hope Victor is smiling in the next picture we receive of him. He is actually a very happy, loving kid! He sure did shoot up like a weed in the time between these pictures, though!