Joyful Liberation

Joyful Liberation

Sunday, December 25, 2011

Happy Christmas 2011!

 Merry Christmas 2011!

Santa came :)

 6 am, Rebecca Black's horrific song "Friday" blaring from the the speakers and 3 kids dragging David and I out of bed...
Christmas Morning Joy!

Santa brought her a G string...for her guitar of course :)

Josh got a lot of boxes with papers, because he asked for a bunch of games and books that have not even been released yet ;)

 Thank you so much to Nana, Rene, Wendy, Chris, Granny and Steve for making our Christmas so great!

Vanessa, our acupuncturist, is a gamer and recommended this is a hit!

David gave me a pendant from one of my favorite artists, Julia Watkins

Thank you Aunt Wendy, Uncle Chris and Jacob!

 The animals went wild over their stocking treats!

Looks like Santa enjoyed his cookies and milk and even the reindeer nibbled on the carrot :)

Now were are off for a day of games, movies and hanging out...

I hope your Christmas was Merry!

Christmas Eve

 Our yearly tradition, Christmas Eve at Grandma and Grandpas with the Schiffbauer's!

 We had a delicious dinner of Grandpa's famous chili and then entertainment courtesy of Willow, Sierra, Warren and Mara :)

Willow playing Twinkle Twinkle Little Star:

Mara playing Lightly Row:

Mara playing Fall, an original song:

Mara playing Room to Grow, an original song":

 Then it was time to open presents...

Thank you Grandma, Grandpa and Susan! We love our gifts :)

 Then, home to open our traditional Christmas Eve Pj's...

Pure joy...footie pj's :)

 And a special gift from Josh this year for our bedtime story... oh, we love you bud :)

ok, if you have not heard this by now, and you are not offended by the "f" word  watch this :)

 We were up when Santa made it to Salt Lake City, don't worry though, we quickly ran to bed so he would stop by ;)

Merry Christmas Eve...

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I am a mom to 5 amazing kids and 2 partners and married to my best friend and love of my life for 28 years now! We co-habitate with 2 cats, Asha and Gustav, 1 dog, Juniper Wren, and 2 Chinchillas, Ozwald and Turbo. We have lived in Salt Lake City for 15 years by way of Tennessee and Oregon. I love to be with my kids, knit, run, craft, sew, paint, travel, hike and play :) I love our crazy life!