Waiting to come downstairs on Christmas morning:
Woo-hoo, presents galore!!
Maggie gets a new book (which has been great to bring to Mass):
Eamon is thrilled with his personalized piggy bank from Nana. Now he's just like the big boys!
This was a popular movie this year...we received three of them! Good thing Wal-Mart accepts most returns :)
Horses from Nana (I wonder if Aunt Diana had any part in picking these out??):
Yes! More lego's!!
This little girl only asked for one Christmas gift - a baby Cinderella doll! How fitting; a princess for a princess:
Boys and their toys...
This Christmas was very special, because we had a BIG gift to give to the kids. But we didn't just want to tell them what it was, so we set up a scavenger hunt with clues. Each clue led them to a scrabble letter, and another clue, until they found all 11 letters.
Then the unscrambling of the letters began:
What ever could it spell?
They finally figured out the second half with a little help:
And Andrew thought he had solved it with this:
With a little shuffle, they finally got it right!
Please don't mind the tired and frumpy mom with the video camera:
Grandpa and the boys are all smiles!
Now they just have to wait until February. It just.might.kill.them!