I’m sharing some Christmas season pics, our new artwork, and different merry issues earlier than shutting down the KERF HQ for the vacations.
Ho Ho How are you?
We’re prepared for Christmas! The boys’ final day of college was the fifteenth, so this week has been stuffed with actions. Like final 12 months, I’m planning to pause publishing new weblog posts and newsletters whereas the youngsters are house from faculty for winter break. So that is seemingly my final publish until 2024! (We’re heading out on a festive household journey right this moment so I could find yourself posting a fast recap of that on Monday if it’s picture heavy!)
Our tree is again in its pleased nook of the residing/eating room!
New Star Wars decoration from Aunt Layton!
The wreath is again on the door however with a unique door and completely different colour this 12 months!
Similar stockings, new mantle
There are extra refined hints of the season round, like this golden pinecone tree within the built-ins.
Lindsay Letters Artwork
I like that there are body choices so that you don’t have to do this half by yourself. We went with the sunshine wooden to match our flooring/mantel.
I additionally purchased this birch tree print on an impulse. Birch needed to have it for his room! We obtained the identical body. I adore it, and so does he!
Christmas Brunch + Bar Crawl
A spotlight of this vacation season was a Christmas brunch and a bar crawl following.
My go-to vacation costume is my Mrs. Claus apron I obtained years in the past. I like that I can put on it over an all black outfit and might take away it at any time!
We gathered with a big group of pals, in costume, and performed celebration video games. I didn’t drink 12 drinks for the 12 days of Christmas – I had plenty of water + mocktails + just a few actual drinks.
Different Vacation Season Actions
Blissful seventieth John Donne!
Making Gingerbread cookies!
We used this recipe.
Hey Clay Set
HIGHLY suggest this clay set! It comes with an iPad app that exhibits your youngster step-by-step how one can construct. Whereas Birch does want supervision, he’s nice at constructing them! Solely draw back is every directions set is $.99. But it surely’s been definitely worth the $10 funding to this point!
Getting new tires on our automobile.
Merry Christmas to us (ugh). I labored in a close-by espresso store whereas the Highlander was below anesthesia.
Plenty of enjoyable at A long time Arcade
Cville’s finest wet day exercise!
Sending the Shark Robotic to timeout after it tried to eat Birch’s lined up Legos whereas we have been out.
I like Mrs. Claus apron that I can put over any vacation costume and arrive in character : )
I obtained these two attire from Brief Story (a clothes supply firm for these below 5’4″!) and so they have been each keepers. A basic black with a handkerchief backside –
And this gorgeous inexperienced lengthy costume!
I additionally purchased myself a brand new purse. I actually needed a light-weight canvas or nylon backpack type purse to put on once I’m strolling / transferring, and I discovered this one from ORI London over Black Friday on sale!
It’s the right measurement, tremendous light-weight, and suits my laptop computer (barely!)
I used to be gifted these Lake PJs by my great VA Hillary and LOVE them! They’re the right size and so tender!
Have a beautiful vacation and a contented new 12 months!