Isabella (Bella) Pontz, 4, stands of the couch in her Lalaloopsy costume from Halloween stating that she is now the princess since she has the crown. Bella passed the crown around from her, her mother, Ashley Pontz, 26, right, and father, Joe Pontz, 27 while playing on Sunday, Nov. 16, 2014.
Bella Pontz pouts against the fridge after she was told she could not go outside because her mother, Ashley Pontz, was leaving for work at the Sunoco gas station in Big Rapids, Mich.
Bella Pontz wrestles with her mother, Ashley Pontz, before she leaves for work at the Sunoco gas station in Big Rapids, Mich.
Bella Pontz pours tea for her grandparents, Gary and Rose Mary Montross during their tea party while they babysit. Joe Pontz, Bella’s dad was working for FedEx in Grand Haven and Ashley Pontz, Bella’s mother was working at the Sunoco gas station in Big Rapids.
Ashley Pontz, 26, reads a book to her daughter Isabella (Bella) Pontz, 4, before bed in their home in Stanford, Mich. “The time after I get home from work and put Bella to bed is really important to me, it is the only time each day during the week that I get to spend with her,” said Ashley.
Bella Pontz stands out front of her home where she lives with her mom and dad in Stanton, Mich. as she watches her dog run around in the first large snowfall of the season on Nov. 16, 2014.
Bella Pontz, 4, bonds with her dad, Joe Pontz, 27 over video games and wrestling in their home on Sunday, Nov. 16, 2014. “Sunday is our day to relax and for me to have one on one time with Bella,” said Joe.
“Momma why you gotta go to work, I want to go take you to work,” said Bella, 4. Her mother, Ashley responded, “Bella I gotta go cause I have to make money.”
Bella Pontz sits on Gary Montross, her grandfather’s lap as she eats chili and watches Sponge Bob. “We would never let our kids or the other grandkids eat in the living room but she is a bit spoiled,” said Rose Mary Montross, her grandmother.
“Hi Momma!,” yells Bella Pontz, 4, at the door of her home as her mother, Ashley Pontz, 26 gets home from working at the Sonoco gas station in Big Rapids, Mich. at 10:30 at night.