Christmas Morning started exactly the way it has for years, with the kids searching for the baby Jesus, who is hidden nearby. We always look for Him and make sure He's in His place in the Nativity before we start Christmas Morning PRESENTS! It keeps us focused on Him, in a time when He could easily otherwise get forgotten. My kids were wonderful. They were grateful and cute and just delightful. It was a glorious, beautiful morning.... in fact, we had such a great time that I really didn't take many pictures! Here a few shots of the kids opening up their favorite gifts... including the fedora that hasn't come off yet, the rollerblades & helmets, and sewing machines. i was impressed with how the kids really took their time, enjoying each part of the day. At this point, they hadn't even seen the garage of fun! More on that soon... but for now, I just need a little more time to *sigh* enjoy this family time we have together and to *bleck* clean up my
Give thanks to the LORD, for he is good; his love endures forever.
1 Chronicles 16:34