...delicious feasts surrounded by family.
|If you look closely, you will notice that Laura and I raided my mom's closet and wore her ugly Christmas sweaters for the occasion. Sadly, my mom didn't realize these sweaters were ugly. :)|
|Logan, our resident gourmet chef, made and decorated this Yule Log cake. |
He even made the meringue mushrooms! Amazing!
|Sarah decorated the table. Beautiful!|
...a festive outfit for Christmas Eve.
|Sarah made these shirts for the boys.|
|He's so smoochable!|
|Little bit of spit up...but what's new?|
...a dapper outfit for Sunday morning church services.
|Our little Mr. Rogers|
|"Dad's wearing an awesome tie! Hooray!"|
...lots of snuggle time with Grammy and Grampy after church.
|"I like this little short lady. She's basically my size!"|
|Unwrapping presents mayhem in the background|
|82 years old...|
5 months old.
|I love this face.|
|Wittle nose and chin|
|I see you!|
|What big eyes you have!|
|"I'm so funny."|
|Fun for jumping...|
|and for eating!|
|We named him Beast. (The dog, not the baby)|
(this photo was obviously taken with Sarah's camera)
|From Grandma Nielson|
|Noah and Ryan really helped a lot!|
...finally, an anniversary date for Mom and Dad.
|Kissing Noah goodbye|
|Callum promised to be a good babysitter.|
All in all, we had a wonderful time with my family, and, though he had no idea what was going on, Noah loved his first Christmas. We are blessed!