Sunday, December 30, 2012

Magical Winter Snow

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The kids tried their best to wait up for Santa - there were noises heard, tip toeing down the stairs, and cookies gobbled. We left Santa a plate of cookies that all the kids helped me make. In the morning there was a little dusting of snow, a white Christmas after all. Family came over, presents were unwrapped, and the kids got everything on their wishlist and more. They must have been really nice this year.
Then yesterday the snow came in! Lots and lots of snow. A good 6 inches or more - snowman making snow. The kids got all bundled in snow suits and played. As the snow was falling all you could hear was neighborhood children laughing and screaming, having a snowball fight. I made homemade hot cocoa (not the kind in the packet) and welcomed the red nosed children back inside to warm up. Today we take down our tree and reclaim the living room. This was the perfect way to end the year. 

5 comments:

greenrabbitdesigns said...

So glad you and your family had a magical Christmas, hope 2013 is magical for you too!
V xxx

adaliza.com said...

What a wonderful Christmas, in your new home. The house looks amazing and I love your little table cloth with the bambi embroidery. Happy New Year to you all from a very rainy Winchester in the south of England.

Micaela said...

oh Amanda, it sounds exactly the way Christmas should be like (bonus to have a white christmas). MAGICAL!

your tree is beautiful.

Here's to a new year full of blessings and love xo

Lauryn said...

Your house is GORGEOUS! It looks so cozy with the snow falling outside and the tree lit inside.

Gina Norman said...

awesome pics, i love your tree and your cookies!