Thursday, December 27, 2007

More from Christmas...

My Christmas tree cheesecake! Yummy!

Daniel the pirate...

Opening presents Christmas morning...

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Wednesday, December 26, 2007


Christmas is over, but it sure was fun! Here's Daniel in his new Spiderman shirt eating a Christmas cookie.

Here's my Christmas tree Cheesecake! Yum!

Daniel is opening a present over at Gary and Denise's house.

Here's Isaiah!

There's more pictures to come. For some reason Picasa will only let me blog 4 at a time. :)

Hope your Christmas was as merry as ours was!
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Thursday, December 13, 2007

Merry Christmas!

I've finally gotten into the Christmas spirit. We got our tree today and I started decorating (and cleaning!) a bit. I haven't even *started* Christmas shopping yet, so I've got a lot to do. "Yeah!" for fighting the fellow procrastinators at Wal-mart, Toys 'r' Us, and whatever other store(s) I'm unlucky enough to find myself in these next two weeks!

Here are a few pictures to tide you over.

Elijah loves kisses! Especially when Daddy is freshly shaven!

Daniel is in the Christmas mood too! He's been wearing this Santa hat all day and telling me to call him "Santa Claus Daniel!"

Here is the tree. It isn't decorated yet because I forgot to buy the hooks to hang the ornaments when I was at Wal-Mart today. I also forgot that our star broke last year so its time for a new one of those too!

Could it maybe have been that I was a bit distracted? "No! Don't touch that! Sit down in the cart! Put that back! DO NOT hit your brother! No you can't have that. No you can't even see it. You'd better be good or you won't get ANY presents!"

And finally, "YES, I have my hands full." People must think that they are very original when making this comment because I hear it at LEAST five times every time I leave the house with these guys. Do I really look that flustered? Maybe my messy unbrushed hair and lack of make-up tells its own tale!

I'll post some more pictures and stories in a bit. Be sure to check out our dropshots page if you are family or friends. I added a few videos on there.
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Sunday, December 9, 2007

Mountain trip, birthday party, and Santa...

We tried to go up to Hurricane Ridge yesterday since there was not a cloud in the sky. Unfortunately we made it to the entrance of the park and it was closed. The roads were too icy I imagine. We did get a couple of good pictures, and the drive up was pretty. Next time we'll make it all the way!

Dawn and I took the boys to the Breakfast with Santa at the restaurant I work at. Daniel and Isaiah didn't really want anything to do with the guy in the big read suit, so I had to get a picture of Elijah with Santa at least!

Here is Isaiah opening up Grandma Carol's birthday present!

Here is Daniel while watching Isaiah open up Grandma Carol's birthday present to Isaiah...(hehe)

The visit is going well! I can't believe they are already leaving tomorrow. We're going to do some more sightseeing today, and then try and hit up Seattle tomorrow morning. Look for more pictures around the same time you'll be looking for them to get back into town!
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Saturday, December 1, 2007

Some pictures...

So I'm taking a short break today from the chaos to post a few pictures.

Today we have to
1)Clean the house for Isaiah's birthday party tomorrow
2) Shampoo all the carpets
3)Make Isaiah's birthday brownies
4) Decorate
5) Look for and buy a bed for the boys and my cousin and her husband who are coming to visit on THURSDAY!!
6) Get our 2nd car fixed
7) Wash all the laundry and take them to the laundromat to dry because our STUPID dryer broke
8) Go grocery shopping.

I sent Jeremiah and Daniel off this morning with a list about a mile long for Wal-mart. They left before noon and its after two and they still aren't back yet. Last time I talked to them they were on their way to the mattess store to check out beds. I *KNOW* Jeremiah is going to end up buying something WAY too expensive for our budget right now. My baby has champagne taste on a beer budget, or so they say! Good when buying things like electronics for us or presents for me (haha), not so good when you are trying to stretch a budget to cover things it normally wouldn't.

Anyway, here's the daily dose of kid's pictures for you!

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