Sunday, December 23, 2012

1st Christmas Party Of 2012

The step kids came over yesterday for a gathering for the first time at our house. So Ronda and I got the house festive and prepared.

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Thomas Kincaid special edition bible opened to Luke 2:8-12

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Loki did her part… so did Jessie the cat, which was lay around and look cute…  I couldn’t find Jessie as she was doing her job so well, elsewhere… under or behind something. Smile 

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Ronda working very hard in the kitchen…

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The kids opening their gifts… Sophia went first, she was a bundle of energy!

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Carissa and Bryan went next, how does this thing open?!?

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You take the pictures from any angle! Tayler and Matthew went next. Thorin, Sam and Amy watch, Thorin has (ack!! I can’t remember her name, I think it was Mema? They are dog sitting her) tucked into his shirt.        

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Then Ronda went, Sophia helped her, it was a beautiful cross ornament for the tree.

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I got some great pictures of the kids after a good dose of sugar!

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Everybody had a great time, we watched Paul and Christmas Vacation, well, we watched parts of them anyway! Everybody was hopped up on high octane cookies and such so not much watching going on. Smile

Have a Merry Christmas everybody, time to head into the kitchen and help with the dishes!

5 comments:

Jackie said...

I loved sharing the joy with you all through your photos...it looks like a wonderful family time together. Thank you so much for this lovely blog.
I enjoy taking a peek into my blogging friends' homes...you have a beautiful home. I love LOVE love the old radio!
Merry Christmas to you and your wife.
Hugs,
Jackie

Erik's RV Blog * said...

Jackie - Thank you very much. It was so much fun having everybody over like this. The old radio is a Zenith 1938 12S267, a very rare beast and I used to have 2 of them!

Thanks for stopping by and Merry Christmas!

kcgaz said...

Merry Christmas Erik, hope your day is great!

Sue B said...

happy holidays to you and your family!! the house looks very festive!!!

Erik's RV Blog * said...

kcgaz and Sue - MERRY CHRISTMAS to both of you! :)