We couldn't have asked for better weather. Snow would have been nice, but I'll take a dose of winter sunshine any day.
Most of the day was spent preparing for the annual family gathering. And what a gathering it was.
After the party my nieces set out their letters and cookies for Santa (and carrots for the reindeer). I've gotta say, I agree with that letter. Ha!
By the end of the day we were all tuckered out. We had just a few hours to sleep before Santa would visit and Christmas Day celebrations would begin...