We braved a trip to KY with the screaming toddler just because we love our family so much... and it was worth it! (Hopefully when we go back this summer Susanna won't mind the drive so much since her carseat will be turned around.) We made so many fun memories and once again were so glad that Mark is a teacher so he enjoyed a long Christmas break :)
Jason took us to his friend's awesome gymnastic building and the kids had it to themselves! They had so much fun!
Lily taught the girls how to sing/ act "So Long, Farewell" from The Sound of Music and they put on several "shows" over the course of the weekend:
Chocolate Fondue for dessert! It was the first time the girls had enjoyed such a treat and they thought it was awesome!
This sweet kitty grew attached to me and jumped in my lap every chance he got. I sure didn't complain!
Susanna loved it when her cousins picked her up!
Our midnight at New Year's group shot:
Susanna couldn't believe that the kitty kept jumping up in my lap. She kept laughing and pointing: