Tuesday, January 15, 2013

Christmas Vacation: Part 2

I love that we travel home after Christmas every year.  The Christmas season is my favorite and spending the next week with family extended it for me.  
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The gift of the evening was Bella's beloved American Girl doll, Marie Grace.  Thanks again Gaga and Papa!
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It was a Smookie Doo Christmas for the Meade boys.
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Laura came prepared with a kitchen activity for the kids.
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Curtis watched the snow softly falling outside.
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We celebrated Graydon's birthday a little early.
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Papa passed on some of his chess skills.
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And the kids squeezed in a game of checkers before saying goodbye.  
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The Kilps visit was shorter than usual, but we packed many happy memories into those few quick days.

Next:  Christmas Vacation: Part 3

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