Archive for December, 2011


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Meet Jingle Bells

Our little elf who came to us on Thanksgiving to watch over the little person in the house. Each night while we sleep he flies back to the North Pole to give his report to Santa. Then he flies back to our house before morning and sometimes get into mischief in the middle of the night. We never know where we’ll find him in the morning….

Getting into the Smarties stash

hanging out with the snow family

writing messages

getting crazy with the tape

I have a feeling there will be more shenanigans to come with this guy over the next week. Stay tuned!

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Thanksgiving recap

Wayne’s parents Walter and Marie, better known around here as Grandad and Rie, came down for Thanksgiving. My mom was also over and we had a very nice day, complete with some post feast swinging outside.

The next day we went to the Homestead Fair in Waco  for the second year in a row. I tried to link it but it didn’t work. Oh well. It’s this huge craft, food, music type outdoor festival type event where you can spend the whole day getting lost in the simpler forms of life. Make your own cheese, take a horse and carriage ride, hear children sing in a choir, eat cider doughnuts, pet baby animals, etc. The weather was perfect this year. Blue skies and temps in the 60’s! Perfect for strolling around outdoors.


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