It starts with the Annual Cookie Decorating Contest.
Then, we go to church for Christmas Eve Services.
The day ends with a feast of appetizers, opening ornaments, and Secret Santa gifts.
Not to mention the work that Rick and I have to do after they go to bed!!
I am going to share our day in pictures. Let me warn you, there are A LOT!!
Let the cookie cutting and decorating begin!
I cannot get this girl to look at the camera
Cody's entry: Olaf from Frozen(It says, "Hi, I'm Olaf and I like warm hugs")
Rick's entry: A Sony Playstation Controller
Abby's entry: Si from Duck Dynasty
Sam's entry: A 3D Snowflake
My entry: I call it, "The Real Gift, Jesus Christ"
Laila's entry: A very colorful Africa
Lauren's entry: A Starbucks Christmas Cup
Isaiah's Entry: A Polka-Dotted Africa
And the Winner is:
Lauren's Starbucks Cup
Looking down the row at my fam. The empty spot is for Rick.
Can I just say, a banjo and harp played with Christmas Music.
Well done, MSC, Well Done!
All Dressed Up!
Christmas Eve Appetizers
Next, it was time to open the ornaments for this year:
Lauren got a One Direction ornament
Cody got a Fantasy Football ornament since this was his first year to participate with Rick
Abby got a gymnast
Sam got a Duck Dynasty "Si Tea glass"
Laila got Doc McStuffins
Isaiah got a boy with a tablet(this boy always wants to play video games of some sort)
Thank you Aunt Kimberly and Uncle Andrew for the moolah!
Setting out the cookies for Santa