Kids have always loved boxes, especially big boxes that they can turn into space ships and club houses and time machines. Or, just to curl up in and read a book! I don't even remember what this cardboard box originally contained, but it didn't take long for Kiley, at Christmastime, to turn it into a cubby hole to share with her stuffed puppy. And for the sake of photography, the box creates a nice frame for a happy face looking up from the shadows.
Here's another version I like: