|First things first - let's get that Christmas Countdown calendar going!
|Sebby made one too this year.
|Making greeting cards with tons of glitter.
|Paper chains unlimited
|The boys created a hammock.
|Up next - gingerbread houses from graham crackers, frosting, and baby m&ms.
|Our best work.
|We visited a Festival of Lights at a park.
|No shoveling, but we swept up leaves!
|Face of contentment
|Daddy's rubber-band instrument turned out great.
|Projects in the house - painting the front room
|We painted mountains up the stairs.
|Sebby came home from school saying, "I saw Santa AND Elmo!"
|Trips to the park to admire the snails.
|Making 3D snowflakes.
|Misha winterized his room.
|Making up their own Stratego rules
|Sharing a shake
|Delicious fudge - four flavors
|Peanut butter balls!
|Sugar cookies with seven colors of frosting. My most elaborate yet!
|We found some great second-hand bikes!
|Josh has since painted Sebby's white. :)
|Trying out the pogo stick we found for Bud.
|Christmas Eve dinner!
|A view from outside
|The stockings were hung by the chimney with care,
in hopes that St. Nicholas soon would be there.