December 1, 2008

Holiday Snapshots.

This weekend was wonderfully relaxing and my family & I had a super great Thanksgiving. The meal was fantastic and the company was even better. Here are some photos from the last few days!

driving with grandpa to the park to... launch another rocket!

setting up the launch.

this boy hates loud noises. heh.

part of the FEAST.

Ezra ended up eating macaroni & cheese for dinner. OF COURSE.

Hanging out with two of my favorite ladies on Turkey Day- Jacquie & Piper! I love these girls.

This was a brilliant thanksgiving leftovers recipie we tried. Wontons filled with shredded turkey & cranberry sauce- dipped in gravy. SO SO SO SO YUMMY.

The tree!

the snowman!

my living room has never felt so cozy.

WOO HOO Holidays!!

We've also:
-decorated the outside of the house.
-watched 'How The Grinch Stole Christmas', 'The Polar Express', and 'Elf'.
-drank excessive amounts of eggnog.
-baked & eaten peppermint brownies.
-and busted out the Christmas music.

We're blitzed out on Christmas over here, peeps. And I couldn't be happier if I tried. I love this time of year!!


PS. if you'd like, check out my vintage blog! I've posted a few preggo outfit photos over the last couple of weeks. Boop!


t h a i t r a i t said...

Wontons, eggnog, your piano...your table...all SO LOVELY!

Jiff said...

This time of the year is my fave, too, because the lights make everything cozy...and I get to bake so the house smells delicious! and it's just a nice time of the year overall. :)

Anonymous said...

Glad you had fun. Happy Thanksgiving. I thought I was busting out the Christmas music too soon. Glad someone else is doing it too. Can't wait to watch all the Christmas movies from the 40s and those claymation cartoons. Those always make me feel Christmas cheery.

Annie Peterson said...

We have our tree but haven't decorated it, and I'm still stuck on pumpkin desserts instead of moving on to eggnog and peppermint... You have inspired me! Must...get...more...Christmas-y.

And, love the lights on the piano. Nothing says cozy like Christmas lights.

Stella and Thomas said...

Everything looks so cozy!!! I am pregnant too and holidays + second trimester = lots 'o nesting:-)

I am glad you posted a picture of piper. I used to read her blog all the time and then it went private. I hope she is doing well:-)

skylana said...

i can't even believe its almost christmas! once nola got here lifes been non stop.... nola being born the 8th,seth's brothers bday nov 17th, then thanksgiving, seths birthday today, ara is the 17th, then christmas plus seth has some shows in between and we have other shows we're planning on going to! ahhhhhhhhhhhhh dont even have time for christmas! crazy. you're house looks like where i want to be though.

Blithe Revival said...

your turkey was a BEAUT!

and so is everything else :)

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MoMar said...

Christmas is Oklahoma is off to a wonderful start !! Wish we were there ...