December 28, 2011

Our Day

Christmas Eve:
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Millie had a tummy ache on Christmas Eve and couldn't sleep (and no, she hasn't learn the art of faking it yet), so we let her get up for a little bit and open her first present.

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It was a story about a duck and a goose, and it begged to be read before she went back to bed.

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Christmas morning:
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Elated that we encouraged her to rip up paper.

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A pint-sized chair for a half pint.

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I wrap things cleverly...like in towels. Sky thought he was getting a blanket.

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Millie spent most of Christmas morning wearing the glasses from her Mr. Potato Head. "Hasses!" she exclaimed. I'm not sure if her fascination with them was because I wear glasses every night, but she adored them.

Christmas afternoon:
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We don't really go anywhere that requires dressing up. But she had to get fancy for Christmas!

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Art by Millie.

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Our Christmas cards. My dad would point to each one he didn't recognize and ask, "Blogger?" Many of you are on that wall!

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It was very merry.

14 kind comments from you:

Mrs.B said...

I love how happy she is opening up her pressies!
Looks like a very nice Christmas.

Melissa said...

Looks like a wonderful day! And I love Millie's face in all the pictures, you can just see the joy radiating from her smile!

Kaylee said...

Precious.

Allison said...

I love watching Christmas through the eyes of a child. We had the same experience with my niece and nephew this year. I'm glad you had a merry Christmas!

Reading Rambo said...

I love these! And I can't believe she's talking that much. 'Hasses' is muy impressive.

annoyed army wife said...

Such great photos to capture precious memories! It looks like a good time was had by all. :)

Katie said...

Millie just looks oh so adorable. She looks positively thrilled to be opening gifts. Love all the pictures! Where did you get your It's a Wonderful Life bedford falls snowglobe? That's so cute

Chantal said...

I love seeing her face!

Suzanne @ All Because Two People Fell in Love said...

Millie is absolutely precious, you really captured some great photos! Looks like you all had a wonderful Christmas, just how it should be. I hope her tummy is now back to normal, I had the feeling of when my children are sick.

beka said...

awwww, that's cool about the Christmas cards. i have a few, and i love them.

i love that art by millie--it's darling!!

Fran said...

Beautiful pictures! I love the first one of Millie on her chair, aah so cute!

Ashley said...

I love the pink sock monkey and my Emma got the same Princess chair! :) She loves to stand on it and turn her bedroom light on and off...they are so creative, aren't they?! I'm glad you had a wonderful Christmas. I love all the pictures!

charla beth said...

this is the sweetest post.
millie looks darling in her little dress and tights and shoes.
and i love that christmas tree painting of her hands. :)

____j said...

Looks like you had a very sweet Christmas!

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