Archive for December, 2012

Monday, Christmas Eve
December 26, 2012

005My pirate playmobile Advent.  I love it. ~M

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gingerbreadI made the gingerbread house and Robin did the lovely tree and yard. Inspiration for the house is from the book 12 Bugs of Christmas, 9 Nimble Bugs a Nibbling. ~N

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Sunday, 23 December 2012
December 26, 2012

025Ready for Christmas!  ~M

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Opened our mittens tonight.mittens2This boy is brilliant with presents. ^_^
Can’t wait to listen to the new Mumford album! ~N

Saturday, 22 December 2012
December 25, 2012

017It’s official.  I am SO proud of Eric.  ~M

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sketchbook2 sketchbook1Working on my sketchbook over break. It’s due in like 20 days :P ~N

Friday, 21 December 2012
December 25, 2012

rise-of-the-guardians-headerAdrienne and I went to see Rise of the Guardians today!

image found: http://catholicexchange.com/review-rise-of-the-guardians/

1221121318Waiting for the movie to start.  ~M

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hibernationHibernating today. Can we do this everyday? ~N

Thursday, 20 December 2012
December 25, 2012

007Family pizza night at Milt’s pizza…right before all the electricity went out and we ate in the dark.  Best family night EVER!

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endofworldHere’s a pic of after the electricity went out. :D ~N

Wednesday, 19 December 2012
December 24, 2012

001We’ve got a new girl at Knit Club!!!  SO excited!  Welcome, Shelly!  ~M

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shadesFirst day of Christmas vacation. While taking a picture of something else, i set my phone on the window ledge and it caught interesting lines and texture. Upward glance at window blinds. ~N

Tuesday, 18 December 2012
December 20, 2012

h5-0-cast-002_FULL5-0 On Demand.  A Happy Thought every Tuesday.

(image found: http://spoilertv.co.uk/images/hawaii-five-0/season-1/cast-promotional-photos/h5-0-cast-002.jpg.php)

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timeturnerTotally splurged and bought something very happy. A time turner necklace like the character Hermione wears in the third book. Happy thought! ~N

Monday, 17 December 2012
December 20, 2012

029Just a few of the things I’ve gathered for the First Ever Sutherland Christmas “Photo Booth”.  ~M

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peepsTis the season to eat peeps oh!
falalalala la la la la! ~N

Sunday, 16 December 2012
December 20, 2012

004Running Christmas errands with Mom means you get Starbucks.  ~M

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2ndchrismtasOur Christmas tree is decorative, not sentimental, but each year i do plan to pick up one new ornament that means something to me. This year’s is in the shape of a heart AND it says “love” in swirly writing. Darren asked if I was feeling ok when i dropped it into the cart :P  ~N

Saturday, 15 December 2012
December 20, 2012

002Enjoying the first snowfall of the season.  ~M

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sauerkrautMaking our own sauerkraut. The cabbage is soaking in its own juices made by simply salting the cabbage. We have glasses sitting on top of the cabbage trying to keep it submersed. ~N