Sunday, November 8, 2020

December 2019!

December 2 - Christmas Tree Hunt at the Family Farm
December 3 - Christmas decorations and stories
December 5 - Berg's turn to put the star on the tree
December 6 - Co-op Christmas party and Eben's Choir Concert
December 7 - Christmas Brunch and Lego Competition
December 10 -  Christmas cookies and making nativities
December 15 - Christmas Pageant at LC3
December 20 - See Dada's Christmas decorations at work and bring them cookies
December 21 - Star Wars movie, Youth Group Christmas Party, making the gingerbread
December 22 - White Christmas Sushi party with the Norquists and Miss Lissette's birthday
December 23 - Gingerbread Party with the Schocks, Holmes and Poplins
December 24 - New Christmas Eve plan - the Jingle Bell 5K Run at Wright Park with the Nobles and Norquists
Mama and Dada won the costume prize - an apple pie
then out to Legendary Donuts
Christmas Eve service
Home for Advent - one advent for each kid: lighting the advent candle, the calendar, the love jar, lighting the tree, special drink, reading the scripture, peppermint wreath, candy box, and pick a stocking.
then we open our Christmas jammies and watch a Christmas movie while Dada works on smoking his brisket (which ended up taking all night - he didn't sleep!)

December 25 - Christmas Day!! We sing, "Happy Birthday" to Jesus and blow out the candles on his cinnamon roll birthday cake, read Luke 2, open stockings, have breakfast and open presents while Mimi, Grandma and Grandpa, and Anny are there, then the rest of the mama family comes over and we do our scavenger hunt (a ski vacation!), play games, open more presents, play with toys and feast.

December 27-28 - At Whidbey Island with Dada's family we go on walks, have puzzle competitions, play games, watch TV and Miss Toni and Paul come to give them their massage presents.
December 30 - Rhein Haus with the Adams
December 31 - New Year's Eve Polar Bear Party
Opal made polar bear cookies, Eben, Kivi, Jasper, Berg and Pella polar beared
10:00 Crew                              Midnight Crew