my sweet reality.

Wednesday, December 28, 2011

christmas in the south country.

christmas in the north country.

his buddy.

Ryan is putting the moves on his buddy.
Paul states, " you can't teach those moves ... He gets those from me."

Cookie tree.

Our cookie tree this year.
A tradition started by Busia.
Carried on by us.

Note: Busia's tree was usually still alive at Christmas...ours didn't quite make it this year.

Sunday, December 25, 2011

Merry. Merry.

Wishing you and yours
a merry merry Christmas!

Friday, December 23, 2011


Paul got me an ipad for Christmas.
Check out the great pictures it takes.

Sweet reality

Wednesday, December 21, 2011

christmas party.

meet our chubby little snowman

with a carrot nose.

she came out a little shy at first.

but in true sammy style, she warmed up real quick.the tongue came out.and the smile turned on. nibble. nibble. crunch.

"a chubby little snowman with a carrot nose.

along came a bunny and what do you suppose?

that hungry little bunny was looking for his lunch.

so he ate that snowman's carrot nose.

nibble. nibble. crunch."


cookie monsters.

gigi had us over for a cookie decorating party.

she went all out with the decorations.

gummy bears. candy corns. marshmallows. snowflakes. sprinkles.

all christmas colored...of course.some cookies turned out like this.some cookies turned out like this.everyone had a great time.

they even delivered cookies to neighbrs.

that gigi.

she is so good to us.

thanks gigi.