Archive for the 'Holidays' Category

Christmas Partying Begins!

Monday, December 17th, 2018

It’s almost a tradition now – the first Christmas party/present opening is at Uncle Buddy and Auntie J’s house.  This means dinner, white elephant bingo, and presents for the kids. The kids almost look forward to the white elephant bingo more than getting any presents.  IT’S ABOUT WINNING. Last year, Rerun (unmedicated) was a wreck […]

Baking Frenzy

Wednesday, December 12th, 2018

I only have a week before the kids are out of school for two weeks. I am now in serious baking mode. And I’d better add present wrapping to that before some nosy people are home from school on a regular basis. However, 95% of the Christmas cards are now in the mail!  And all […]

Grown-Up Christmas Party

Tuesday, December 11th, 2018

The Webmaster’s company had their Christmas party last weekend, so we dressed up and left the kids behind! There have been better Christmas parties (especially at this company – the venue was VERY LOUD AND YOU COULD BARELY HEAR THE PERSON NEXT TO YOU), but the time away was very nice.  We actually were able […]

Friends At Christmas

Monday, December 10th, 2018

Sometimes, those spontaneous get-togethers are just the best. I got a text on Friday evening from Danny’s mom, asking if Tad and I could meet them at the Christmas lights at our church.  We weren’t doing anything important, so why not? Tad and Danny are standing under the snow machine, which goes off every 20 […]