Sunday, July 25, 2010

Christmas in July

After we woke up, we decked ourselves out in holiday jammies before heading downstairs to open presents.DSC_0100

Maddie was still a bit sleepy, but was definitely surprised to find a new kitchen and dishwasher in her play area! She wasted no time in getting to work on some laundry.DSC_0106

We all opened the rest of our presents and Maddie was much more interested in tearing off the paper this time than she was during December Christmas!DSC_0131

Later in the day, Dakota made an amazing Christmas feast (turkey "thing" with stuffing and mashed potatoes!) and we were joined by our neighbors for a lovely Christmas dinner.

It was a fabulous day and a great start to a new (and quirky) family tradition.

6 comments:

  1. What about the candy???!

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  2. You guys are too funny. I love it! Although I can't imagine putting on those flannel pj's in this heat. Ugh!

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  3. Oh, there is candy! It has to live in the fridge, though. Maddie loves it - she stole a piece and then ran away, with chocolate melting all over the place.

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  4. We took the pj's off as soon as we were done opening presents. It was 7am, so not too bad. But there was no way we were lounging around in those!

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  5. I LOVE this idea! What a fun tradition. :)

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  6. That sounds like so much fun! And she is just adorable with her new toys.

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