First Trip To The Doctor

Son: Where we goin’ to, Ma?
Mom: We’re going to get your booster shot.
Son: Will it hurt?
Mom: Maybe a little. But you’re a tough little fellow, & we’ll get ice cream after, ok?
Son: OK!

Taken by Genesis S. ©2012 at Reid Park Zoo, Tucson, AZ.



  1. Smiling. That is all. 🙂

  2. What SAB said. Photo and story. 🙂

  3. My mom took me to Red Robin after my first womanly check up..of course I was crying….brought a smile to my face this picture.

  4. Rachael says:

    Sometimes we all need our mommy. I’m just glad this little guy has his with him.

  5. skippymom says:

    what kind of birdies are they?

  6. Kari Callin says:

    Booster shot for that one deserves a frozen worm on a stick! 🙂

  7. lisaLASSIE says:

    Brinke: brilliant.

  8. I’m pretty sure that’s a peahen and bebeh. (aka, female “peacock”)

  9. Yeah, into the mod lounge I go .. any treats in here? An ice cream sandwich would go down well right about now …

  10. A birdie popsicle.

  11. Peacocks.

  12. When I was a kid we used to get all our shots at school and the nuns sure didn’t give you ice cream after. Heck they’d hold you down and sit on you didn’t go willingly.

  13. phred's mom says:


  14. Ah the nuns. I used to think they were reincarnated Nazis.