Saturday, December 27, 2008

Christmas was Awesome!

I loved my Christmas day-it was family, food, fun filled and it was blessed.

It had grand children…

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It had lots of presents…

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It had lots of good food-again no pictures of food-we get to eating when that happens.

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It had a little chaos with 24 plus opening gifts and all in one place…

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Nanny and Poppy were there with all 4 children and their families. We truly believe in the reason for the season and we were thankful for a good family day.We ended the day playing games and singing. What could be better than that?

It didn’t matter what the gifts were –there were thoughtful ones and we even played Dirty Santa with the grown-ups but nobody really got dirty and everyone was happy.

I’m especially happy to have Bama Princess home-

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She got a day after Christmas surprise we hope will work out okay- a young man who was driving fast and texting, hit and probably totaled her little red Beetle . Thankfully she wasn’t in it or getting out of it-it was in front of her brother’s house. A car can be replaced but my baby cannot, so all is well .

Christmas is definitely a special day- we think of it as Jesus Birthday and we are thankful we have Him in our hearts and homes. It makes special times more special.

Hope your Christmas was blessed!

Be blessed as we have this last week of 2008.

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8 comments:

Valarie Lea said...

I know you had an awesome time. Whitney looks so much like you in that last picture, just as pretty as her mama. :)

It's All Good! said...

Looks like a wonderful day for sure!
That's too bad about your daughter's car, and yes, so thankful she wasn't in it. That's one thing I've insisted that Chels don't do, text & drive. Hopefully she's heeded. I'll tell her your daughter's experience.
God bless

Simply Dandy said...

You did have a wonderful Christmas didn't you?? I am so glad your baby was not in the car. Texting and driving is not a good combination. I'm not even sure cell phones should be allowed in vehicles period!!!

Hugs,
LeAnn:)

Memaw Barbie said...

I love the picture of Nanny and Ashley. I think it should be framed and sit on your mantle next to the picture of you and Ashley when she was pregnant with Emma. I think that picture was taken at my house at her baby shower. Anyway they go together nicely. Blessings hope to see you soon.

Maree said...

Times like that are just so precious...those grand babies are so cute!! You are so blessed to have the 4 generations together....

Glad you had such a great time!

Here's to a fabulous New Year!

Laurie said...

Oh my goodness! It does look like you had lots of gifts and lots of family! I am glad you had a great Christmas. Your daughter is so pretty, and I am glad that she was not in her car when the accident happened. Happy New Year :)

Debbie said...

I am so very happy you liked your gift. I really wanted you to have it and the angel was first pick for the starter. It was a pleasure getting it! Your family pictures are great - glad you had such a good Christmas!

Liz said...

Nice pictures of your family. It looks like your day was truly filled with a lot of blessing. God Bless and BELIEVE ~Liz