December 21, 2009

Winter Wonderland


We had a wonderful winter party yesterday

it was a beautiful day

frosty treees

warm

no wind

lots of friends (I think well over 60 were here)

a big bonfire

horses and a sleigh

lots of good food

and

Christmas carols



 

 

 

 




Good times were had!

December 19, 2009

Reading is Refreshing

Having a great reader around has been a

refreshing

change to our house




The big man's reading skills

have kept everyone

entertained




(they were looking at him, till they saw me)



December 14, 2009

Thanksgiving Festivities

Over Thanksgiving we were able to head to my parent's house for a few days.  We had tons of fun playing games, visiting, celebrating birthdays, going to a parade and enjoying good food.
 
 
 The middle man LOVES animals!


 
 
The kids loved the parade (well, we all did) and it was a beautiful night!
 

 
 
 
This was probably the coolest part of the parade.  It was a basket from a hot air balloon and they would shoot the flame every few seconds...it was so warm!!!
 

 
 
 
We celebrated the girls' birthday and mine and my sister's birthdays.  You can guess whose cake was whose...
 

 
 
Here is one of the sweet little birthday girls...
 

 
...and here is the other