hello christmas. goodbye christmas. thanks for visiting.
it really does come and go quick, doesn’t it? the anticipation is insane… and then it gets here and it’s over in a blink. I’ve had an incredible week. my sister is here visiting… and we’ve had a really great visit. she and I have one of those relationships where we adore each other… but we’re also happy to see each other go if you know what I mean. this visit has kind of been the perfect amount of time. I about died from excitement when she got here… and I’m not quite ready for her to go home… but that’s kind of nice feeling. we were just talking about that earlier, actually…
anywho. on with the show. here’s a recap of my week… in iphone photos.
oh yeah, and merry christmas!
so, this week has been the week of baxter being cuter than usual. he seems to find the cutest places to curl up and fall asleep. this is g’s bouncy seat… I’m pretty sure bax would beg to differ… when I saw him here I had to snap a pic. thankthelordjesus I had my iphone nearby…
here’s a pic of g right before his doc appt. he had just pitched a GIGANTIC fit… thank god I have learned the art of packing a diaper bag for every possible bebe disaster. he took a earthshattering… doodie after this. but, thankfully, I had everything I needed. I think the medical assistant about died when I opened up that cloth diaper and it was full of youknowwhat… hallelujar for an uhmazing wet bag. all in all, HORRID appt… I’m never going without john ever again. I was a mess when I got home…
it suddenly occurred to me on tuesday that christmas was right around the corner. seriously awesome that I had some self control this year and didn’t open presents as they arrived. made christmas… well, christmas. worth it.
what’d I tell you… he was sleeping in the cutest places. I could eat him. he’s darling.
oh yes, and he’s pretty sure he’s the bebe. he was claiming the downstairs changing station here. he’s a funny little thing.
shopping at the most fab mall in ct… stopped for a bite at pf changs. love the lettuce wraps. seriously, delish.
my sister’s nickname in our fam is “monkey”, so it was only fitting that she make little g a monkey at build a bear… we named him p diddy… isn’t he the cutest? oh and p.s. the checkeroutter lady did NOT find it humorous. she looked at us like we were annoying when she announced the name of our new little bundle of cotton… hey, can’t win em’ all.
friday: christmas eve
hanging with my little man on his FIRST christmas eve. I love the outfit he’s wearing. one of our finds on our random shopping excursion on wednesday. it’s a cashmere jumper that says happy. too. friggin’. cute.
later on in the day we decided to go have lunch at on the border. I married a crazy. it makes me giggle.
I. love. her. and she loves g. which I think makes me love her more.
saturday: CHRISTMAS… g’s FIRST christmas!
funny, last year we were just starting to broach the subject of kiddos. look at us now.
one of my fav photos of the day. precious.
one of our presents to heather. doesn’t she look adorable in it?!
and that about sums up the week. it’s been a great one. seems to be a trend lately. not complaining!
merry christmas from our family to yours… hope you get to spend it with people you love… lord knows, it makes all the difference.
see you next week.
oh and p.s. as usual, if you’d like to link up… check out this blog. her blog rocks… plus, wordpress sucks and won’t let me post the linky thing. have a great week! toodloo!