Before I get to the Santa bit, I had to share this picture of Trent. He jumped into the basket as I was sorting laundry, and he was perfectly happy to have me pile dirty clothes on top of him... Oh, the life of a cat!
I knitted a hat, mittens, and scarf for Hannah's Build-a-Bear cheetah, Grace
Now on to Santa. Since we spend Christmas in OKC, it is helpful if Santa can come to our house a little early. This year I decided the last weekend before our trip would be the best time. So, I called up Ol' St. Nick and made arrangements (my mom used to do this all the time, so I knew it would fly with Santa AND the kids).
Santa left a Fisher-Price nativity set and the extended sets as well.
The Wise Men
The manger scene
The inn at Bethleham (which looks suprisingly EMPTY to me...)
The kids were hankering for a run for their Zhu-zhu pets (battery operated hamsters).
And of course Santa fill the kids' stockings (which I never figured out where to hang this year...).
Leah dancing to the musical ornament that Santa brought for me.
Hannah, Elijah, and Trent enjoy the Zhu-zhu pets (Treat REALLY enjoys them!)
Very brief foray into CASA program - All over town we see billboards (and occasionally, when we watch actual TV, commercials) promoting the CASA program - Court Appointed Special Advocate. The...
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