January 4, 2011

Christmas Vacation

Have I told you lately how much I love this baby!?!


We took the kids to Walk thru Bethlehem this year.  It is done by a local church and it is really a great experience.   It’s all about life in Bethlehem when Jesus was born.

Walk thru Bethleham

Walk thru BethlehamIMG_7828IMG_7829


Roman Solider at Walk thru Bethleham

Later that week we made some gingerbread houses at with Grandma at her house.

gingerbread housesIMG_7851

Jack’s roof did not want to stay on!  We eventually let it fall and he just ate it.  That’s what he wanted to do all along anyway!!


About two days before Christmas Hailey decided she wanted Daddy to take her training wheels off…  She is doing really good and pretty soon will be going faster than we can keep up!

No Training Wheels!IMG_7856IMG_7857IMG_7858

Jack even gave it a try but DID NOT want Daddy to let go just yet. IMG_7861

Christmas 2010

The kids were moving so fast my camera couldn’t keep up!


Collin had a great first Christmas!  He loved checking out all his new stuffIMG_7867

The cat loves this toy as well because of the balls going round and round!IMG_7868

I caught Hailey finishing off Santa’s cookies!IMG_7869

Loving his new Cookie Monster and Elmo (well he likes the tags better)IMG_7871IMG_7872

Helping Collin open a gift.IMG_7873IMG_7875

Jack loves his new color changing cars from Grandma and Grandaddy- Great!IMG_7878

And Hailey got a Tinkerbell music box from them that she LOVES!IMG_7880

Peek – a – boo!


Opening presents at Grandma and Papa’s house!IMG_7884

Collin was having so much fun!!!IMG_7887IMG_7888-1

We wrapped Bubba’s gift in seven layers!!  It was money so we made him work for it!!IMG_7889IMG_7890IMG_7897IMG_7898-2011


Nancy said...

I KNOW it took some time for you to do this post, but I loved it!! Happy New Year :)

Jenny said...

Fun times! Love the family picture...the kids are getting so big!

Dawn said...

The family picture is my favorite, too! I'm glad your family had such a wonderful holiday!

Dawn said...

The family picture is my favorite, too! I'm glad your family had such a wonderful holiday!