Monday, December 24, 2012

3 liners and CHRISTmas in the air

this totes adorbs face here on the right
is exactly what I wanted in a daughter.
LOVE her.  love her personality.

this hot guy in the kitchen is making up some jambalaya.
it was spicy.  it was tasty.  i didn't have to make it. 
{thanks, babe} 

do do do do do do do (repeat)
matthias has been serenading us on the buzz lightyear guitar.
compliments of this Christmas song learned at church....
ariel keeps ending up at the manger scene to worship Jesus
and the wisemen have come early this year.
Glory to God in the highest
$44.27 for Samaritan's Purse Christmas wish list
teaching our children to give to meet needs....
cookie baking day 2012
cousins working together

field trip to our state's capitol
spending the day with Jon was a treat
 2 hours roundtrip in a bus with 50+ 4th graders.  mercy.
snow day.
teaching kiddos appropriate places to hit others with snowballs.
lots and lots of bundling, unbundling, and hot cocoa.

a fun treat for friends:
soft peppermints dipped in chocolate and sprinkles
in a mason jar topped with a cupcake liner (thanks, pinterest)
a giant smile.
trio block fun.
a perfect photo op!

matthias sits still long enough to take a picture with dad
{ a Christmas miracle }
matt usually prefers wrestling and being thrown onto furniture...
"what's your favorite Christmas treat?"
caleb's excited answer:  I want to spend a day with baby Jesus!
(praying for the lasting wonder in his heart)
annual drive-through the lights
charity excitedly exclaims,
this starlight mint shirt was quite the hit in our house
it's amazing what a little hot glue can create.
tis the season.
merry CHRISTmas to all!
a big thank you to Jesus who made this special day possible.
You are Wonderful, Counselor, Mighty God, Everlasting Father.

1 comment:

  1. Looks like your family has been enjoying the Christmas season. Love the joy on your faces!