Hi again! I’ve been hanging out with my family and blissfully ignoring the ‘puter over the holidays. We had a cold running through our midst, so the usual photo spree did not occur this year, but I do have a moment or two that got picked up in the middle of all the activity, festivity and sneezing.
The Christmas holiday is one of the few times each year when I really get to spend time with my Sister. This year was no exception, and I was grateful to be able to chat ’til midnight and catch up. In addition, this year with Lil One so active and Big Bro just that much more “grown-up”, she also got to hang out and share her love of books, and i-pad art ;), with my kids. That was a nice new development in our holiday traditions. Here’s “Auntie Robin” helping Lil One draw on the i-pad sitting in the lovely glow of our Christmas afternoon sunshine.
Earlier I got the kids to sit still for me, in the same place, and not make silly faces, just long enough to get our “greeting card” shot. I just finished looking at last year’s photos and I can’t believe how much they’ve both grown up in just one year! I’m so glad to have the photos, even though sometimes it’s a trick to get them, because things change so fast, and this way I get to treasure each moment.
So, it was a very nice, quiet time for us. And as Lil One said at the end of her day, “I had a really Happy Merry Christmas!” I hope everyone else enjoyed a fun and peaceful holiday, and all the best wishes go out for a very…