First tutu for a little niece. Smiles all around the room at the sight of her delight.
First phone for my handsome 16 year old. (Driver’s ed starts in 2 weeks, and involves getting up at 5 am for a month. Will we survive?)
Kitties playing in gift wrap
My dad getting his favorite shirt. Again.
Oma (my momma) recording the moments
Impromptu guitar lessons for 2 cousins who are new guitar owners.
Modeling Christmas bathrobes– ain’t we swanky?
My girl playing with her baby cousin. In a week she’s heading off to Chile for a semester as an exchange student– what an adventure! — but for now she’s still here with us.
Little girls playing dress-up with a great-aunt’s goodies.
Grandma with most of her grandkids.
John and me with all our children. Priceless moments, precious gift.
Here’s hoping your Christmas was as blessing-filled as ours!