With all the holiday baking done and the kitchen cleaned, we were ready for a nice Christmas Eve. My Christmas angel (Mrs. N!) came on that Wednesday morning like always, and it was great to have her there with the littles while I did various holiday prep.
|Sedric is becoming more manageable, so Mrs. N spends|
some time holding Celeste for me each day.
|Fr. Juan came straight from the airport to|
|James was Joseph :o)|
|Bunny was a shepherd and Mariposa and Gemma were sheep.|
|Gemma was up to her usual antics…luckily I didn't notice at|
the time since I was concentrating on the speaking parts.
In all, I really enjoyed being a part of the Christmas play in this new role as director. It was a challenge to piece together entrances and exits (they weren't specified in the script) but once that came together, they whole play went smoothly. I'm looking forward to helping again next year!
After Mass we went to Grammae and Papa's house, as is tradition:
|I've decided that it's impossible to get a|
picture where everyone looks good….
|spending time with Uncle Rick|