Archive for December, 2013

Out of Time

Tuesday, December 24th, 2013

It’s not so much that I’m ready for Christmas to show up. It’s more that I’m out of time to get anything else done, so I’ve hit a wall in what I can accomplish. I’ve been keeping a to-do list since Thanksgiving weekend, and it just kept getting longer.  I did manage to get most […]

Ten Christmases, Eight Children

Monday, December 23rd, 2013

This is the tenth Christmas that the kids have spent with Friend and Doc’s crew of boys.  You can see previous pictures here, here, and here. There are now EIGHT CHILDREN in this picture. Maybe next year, everyone will smile all at once!  (Fingers crossed!)

Our Family

Friday, December 20th, 2013

We had Auntie’s friend JZ take some pictures of us for our Christmas cards this year.  Auntie served as her helpful assistant.  She got several good shots, and I thought I’d share some of them.  You might see one or another of these in our Christmas card this year… Happy weekend, everyone – just a […]

Christmas Treats

Thursday, December 19th, 2013

I am doing my usual crazy menu of Christmas treats right now.  I am getting the thumbs up from Rerun on each one (since he’s around when I’m baking when the older two are at school, and since Thumper can’t sample the goodies, Rerun ends up being my official taste tester). So far, I have […]