Wednesday, January 06, 2010

Thursday Thirteen

13 Things I Loved About This Holiday Season

1. Taking my kids to Moody Gardens Festival of Lights.

2. Watching my son ice skate.

3. Seeing my kids' excitement as they opened presents.

4. Watching my cat climb the Christmas tree.

5. Experiencing the generosity of friends and family and being able to reciprocate.

6. No school, no homework, no rehearsals, no grading, no obligations.

7. Naps!

8. Decorations: not just my own, but those all around me.

9. Going to lunch and movies with friends.

10. Making a gingerbread house with my kids.

11. Some time completely alone to do nothing.

12. Scrapbooking with my sister and friends.

13. Singing Christmas carols.

What will you miss most about this past holiday season?
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  1. The lightshow looks great! I hope your holiday was wonderful. :)

  2. I love them all but mostly the positive excitment - wish it lasted longere . I miss it every year..sandy

  3. I think I miss having all four of my kids together again. Happy T13!

  4. I really don't miss anything about the holidays...'cause as I find myself at the end of the season and taking decorations down around the house....I'm contemplating NEXT year!!

    My list of 13 is posted now. It's "If you are from Colorado you know....". It's HERE But, if you wish to stop by to visit you'll find the 13 below my newest pencil sketch, scroll down a bit.

    Have a super Thursday.

  5. What lovely memories you've stored. I remember when we had a cat that climbed the tree--and ate the tinsel!

  6. I'm gonna miss sleep. :) You have a nice list too.

    Mariposa's T13!

  7. Lovely reflections on the holiday.
    Hugs and blessings,

  8. Sounds like an awesome Christmas to me.

  9. Lovely. Wish we could go back.


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