The Happiness of Eleanor

When we first moved to San Jose, my son Zack’s first friend was a girl in his French class who was a couple of years older. The year we lived in New Jersey, Eleanor went off to her freshman year of college in New York, so we adopted her.
We moved back to San Jose this summer, and she’s in college in NY still, but she’s home for six weeks and just came over to hang out with me and Zack.
This girl rocks big time! I just love her.
Eleanor’s family were big-time Trekkies when she was small, and participated in all kinds of conventions. We googled a couple of old photos today, which are just classics–take a look at these shot of a costume from 1991, made by her mom and worn by her dad: