Thursday, December 21, 2017

Waiting For Santa!!

We wait for Santa to arrive on the firetruck at my niece Dean-na's house.
He comes the weekend before Christmas, 
and the kids are always so excited to see him.
While we wait, we bake Christmas cookies and decorate gingerbread houses.
It is a super fun time.
Dean-na is mom to my two great nieces, Addie & Lorelei 
and my niece Sarah was there too, she is mom to my only great nephew Anthony.

Dean-na does not own a rolling pin...

so the girls let us borrow theirs.
Much to our surprise, it worked like a charm!










The pictures tell the story, 
Dean-na and Anthony's home is the best place in which to celebrate anything,
everything is so relaxed and fun.
This is one of my favorite nights of the year!

16 comments:

  1. This looks like so much fun! The kids look as though they enjoy the visit from Santa!

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  2. Hello, I think the kiddies enjoyed Santa's visit and presents already? That is cool! The gingerbread house and cookies look wonderful. Adorable photos. Enjoy your day and weekend.

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  3. Lots of fun and lots of memories! The kids obviously had a great time, as I'm sure you did, too!

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  4. How cute those kids are and especially the redhead!

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  5. I bet,It looks like fun. What sweet kids. I am so glad you had a nice time.

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  6. What a wonderful time.... love those sweet smiles!

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  7. Such a beautiful gift for the girls; Santa!

    Looks like so much fun, and I use the same rolling pin. LOL

    xoxo

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  8. Time around children is special indeed! It looks like a fun time!

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  9. Happy Merry Debbie! Reed is so concerned Santa won't be able to get into the new house because it doesn't have a woodstove. I told him Santa's magic and will figure something out. (And I will leave a window cracked.)

    Stay warm, keep knitting (it's looking AWESOME over there).

    Much love,
    Andrea @ This Knitted Life

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  10. The smiles on those sweet little faces are priceless.

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  11. how fun, it is so neat to see it through a child's eye :)

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  12. Oh those little ones are so adorable. I loved all the precious photos Santa and the children and the sugar cookies looked yummy. I can see why its one of your favorite traditions for this wondrous season. Blessings and hugs!

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  13. The pictures do tell the story...
    Wonderful.

    All the best Jan

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  14. Oh, those sweet children. Such fun to be had there.

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