Happy New Year 2012!

I have debated what to write to close out 2011 and this picture (found on the internet, sorry wish I could give proper credit) seems most fitting for me……….. Out with 2011 that was amazing in so many ways!  It was filled with my wonderful family, […]

Christmas Wrap-Up…Bringing the year to a close

As Christmas comes to a close I want to say that I got everything I wanted.  It was not about the presents under the tree or the yummy food.  It was about family, friends and being in every moment.  Funny how life is and where […]

Christmas Day!

Christmas Day started bright and early at 5 am due to the wake up of Joey.  He was armed and ready to unwrap some presents.  The twins are 10 and holding strong in their belief Santa and I will do anything to keep that.  As […]

Christmas Eve

Any day I may stop sharing pictures from Christmas but I took so many and they were so special to me.  Christmas Eve we relaxing and then we went to church to see the twin's in the Christmas Eve Program.  There is nothing more than […]

Family Christmas!

What an amazing Christmas and to spend it with my family was perfect.  I love it when I we have the occasion to get all dressed up and Christmas Eve for Church we did just that so I grabbed my camera much to the dismay […]

Gingerbread Village 2011

The fun (nor wine) did not stop at Christmas Cookies….we went right into Gingerbread Burgos Village 2011.  I ususally get those easy kits from Costco with the pre-done frosting and easy emplate but this year I changed it up and we had to really work […]

Christmas Traditions…Cookies

My most favorite part of Christmas are the traditions I have with the kids that we have carried on since I can remember.  The first one is making Christmas Cookies.  By no means are we Martha Stewart or the Cake Boss but we just love […]

Taking it all in

The holidays are stressful.  On top of what we normally have day in and day out there is the hustle and bustle of everything that goes into the holidays.  I am particularly thankful for my family being together and my parents being here.  I have […]