Tag Archives: Polar Express

Last Day of School!

From December 21….. The last day of school before Winter Break is always the best, and this year Lilli had her big Chorus performance! This year she had wanted to do Chorus – it’s only open to 3rd-5th graders, so … Continue reading

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Brentwood Traditions

From Dec 3 – 5…. Abbi has discovered tights through her ballet class that she started taking last fall – and surprisingly she LOVES tights.  I am constantly having to tell her that tights are not pants.  It’s a battle … Continue reading

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The Busiest Day of the Year

From Dec 3 – 5…. We try really hard not to overcommit and run ourselves absolutely ragged and exhausted.  Most of the time we do really well with that.  And then, there’s that one day of the year, always around … Continue reading

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Polar Express and Nutcracker

From Dec 6 – 12…. Another one of Lilli’s stories.  It’s so fun to get inside her head through her writing.  She works it hard asking for a chinchilla. I took her shopping so she could pick out gifts for … Continue reading

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Ready for Santa

From December 24th…. All the presents were bought and wrapped and cookies made for Santa, so it was time to relax and enjoy the rest of Christmas Eve.  We had some pasta and crusty bread for dipping and Abbi was … Continue reading

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Decking the Halls

From November 30th – December 4th…….. With Thanksgiving over and the house cleared out of guests it was time to unload the attic of all the holiday Christmas decor and swap out pumpkins for glittery Santas. Lilli “helped” me get … Continue reading

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Christmas Eve….

The rest of Christmas Eve… Brent took Lilli out to do some shopping and pick out some gifts for me.  Of course she wanted to go Target! One of the things she wanted to get me was jewelry, and she … Continue reading

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