David spent this Christmas Eve morning helping Mom make Santa's cookies, and after a quick nap he'll get to decorate them too. He is pretty excited, even if he isn't quite sure why. On more than one occasion he has run up to me saying "It's Christmas!" This is going to be fun 🙂 Update: … Continue reading Christmas Preparations
It was cold and a bit windy, but I was able to get the Christmas lights put up this afternoon.
Last night Jay and Katherine came over for dinner, followed by a trip to Lowes to each get our Christmas trees. Their selection was pretty dismal, and Ana and I eventually bought the very first one we look at. Go figure. So today we got the tree put up, and boy does David enjoy it. … Continue reading Christmas Tree
It's early but I'm pretty sure this will be the quote of the day... I had just opened up a gift from Ana, a t-shirt from ThinkGeek with "dad" written in binary. I made note that "david" would only require two more little lines on the shirt to which Ana replied: "David is Dad with … Continue reading Quote of the Day
Merry Christmas everyone! For Christmas eve, Ana and I spent the evening at my parents' with my sister's family. It was a lot of fun, we all had a good time. I really like this picture from the evening, it kinda captures the chaos and fun of the gathering. I laugh every time I look … Continue reading A Thousand Words
The following is an email I sent today to Jessica Long, Justin's wife.--- Dear Jessica, Are you familiar with the Christmas story A Charlie Brown Christmas? Do you remember the tree in the story? Everyone but Charlie Brown hated it, and they hated him for getting it. But Charlie ignored all of the hatred and … Continue reading An Open Letter to Jessica Long
We attended the annual LRS Christmas Party last night and we were able to get a few photos before the festivities. The party was a good time as always. Justin Long performed his Leg Move, and even pulled in an audience member.