|CA persevered with a small celebration, despite|
the back pain procedure he endured this a.m.
|Antipasta Salad. My contribution to our New Year's.|
|Special cookies for Fun Kids. Bittersweet. Chicago.|
|Slovak handmade "Bethlehem."|
|Fun Kids craft project.|
|This year's table runner.|
|Molasses cookies, with lemon buttercream.|
|Some plain; some sandwiched.|
|Mrs. Bate's Fudge.|
|HW with Lucy and Yoshi.|
|My peach tart. CA had hoped to make an apple tart,|
but his back pain got in the way.
|Yes, this is our presentation and buffet table...|
What can I say? We just dove in. Delicious New Orleans BBQ shrimp
and oyster shooters, etc., etc., etc...
|Grits cook-off. Geechie Boy grits won best in class,|
but the shrimp grits made by LW were the BEST.
|Grandma made a home for Cammie, the camel.|
|This is far as the Fun Kids wanted to take our craft project.|
|Cousin Sophie gave Lucy this princess-worthy nightgown.|
|Early morning re-culturization. Electronics.|
|Grandpa, we have to kill the villagers to steal their houses...|
|Best puppy ever!|
|My favorite ginger.|
|Breakfast for our early riser.|
|And then, there were two.|
|Christmas dress from grandma.|
|Fresh Market chicken pot pie.|
|Cole slaw w/ cranberries, apples, toasted pine nuts.|
|Easy Banana Bread.|
|Family's traditional pie-crust cinnamon rolls.|
|Christmas morning libations.|
|Cincinnati Fun Kids.|
|DM's family, minus MK (the photographer).|
Fort Collins Fun Kids.
|Great nieces and nephews.|
|Sister #2, GJ, and her husband.|
|GJ's oldest son's family. 5 out of their 6! sons.|
|The rest of GJ's grandchildren, minus one.|
|My oldest sister, JL, and GJ's husband.|
|JL with her grandchildren.|
|Sister #5, PM. That's GJ's husband, again! |
They forgot to take a photo of PM's husband.
|PM's older son's family. The two in front are twins.|
|PM's younger son's family.|
The two bookends are twins.
Yes! Two sets of twins!