Showing posts from December, 2014

The Most Wonderful Time of the Year

  Last night we decided to try to take full advantage of the holiday happenings and take a tour of the lights around us-even though there is no snow.  I looked up where lights are on, printed a list out, and was ready to go! I envisioned the children snugly in their jammies with their faces pressed against the window peering out in the dark at all of the decorations in awe. The children were snuggled in their pajamas, but I had to shut my eyes tight and bang my head against the window to see the rest of my vision come to light. (which you understand is all an illusion) We had given the kids a bag of kettle corn, a rare treat, and had each of them pick an object associated with the season to count in the decorations we would see.  Reindeer, Santa Claus, and snowmen were chosen.  I thought this would be a fun game and keep their eyes on the decorations.     Upon pulling out of the driveway, we already heard that there were no snowmen around and we would NE