December 21, 2009

Winter Wonderland

We had a wonderful winter party yesterday

it was a beautiful day

frosty treees


no wind

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

a big bonfire

horses and a sleigh

lots of good food


Christmas carols





Good times were had!

December 19, 2009

Reading is Refreshing

Having a great reader around has been a


change to our house

The big man's reading skills

have kept everyone


(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 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