Monday, December 22, 2014

around here lately: making Christmastime

Jack Skellington making Christmastime

just for fun...

// favorite Christmastime songs: little drummer boy, feliz navidad, breath of heaven, o come all ye faithful
// favorite Christmastime drink: hot chocolate with a hint of peppermint
// favorite Christmastime movie: Elf the best way to spread Christmas cheer is singing loud for all to hear!
// favorite Christmastime decoration: nativity scene and poinsettias
// favorite Christmastime traditions: shopping for, wrapping, and giving gifts! putting up the tree and decorating it with the family, new Christmas pajamas for the kids, "Mary" our Advent Angel, filling Operation Christmas Child shoeboxes
// The Nightmare Before Christmas is not a Christmas movie but it is one of my favorites!

mamahall // around here lately

and here's what's been going on around here lately as we're making Christmastime...

beach in december
a december visit to granny and papaw's house and the ocean

setting up the nativity
 the nativity. places everyone!

fake snow!
a train ride, a Santa singalong show, silver "believe" bells, and fake snow

chat with Santa
when he told Santa he wanted a life-size dragon robot, Santa looked at me like good luck, Mom.

hug for Santa
a 12-piece russian nesting doll set. got that, Santa? mmkaythanksbye.

dallas digital summit 14
geekin' at dallas digital summit. learning stuff.

Fort Worth TX
the skyline on the other side of the metroplex, on our way to celebrate college grads

minifigured us
Feliz Navidad from the Minifigure Halls!

handmade ornament / @heyemilythomas
Christmas crafting with Declare friends: handmade ornament keepsakes @heyemilythomas 
"held" because isaiah 41:10

and that's what's going on around here lately! merry christmas, yall.