We put up our Christmas decorations on Thanksgiving evening after everyone leaves. I got out the tree skirt. Mitch thought I got a blanket out for him to take a nap on. Nov 2010
Mom, Grandma & Dad. Christmas 2010
Makenna was resting in Lorinda's lap.
Patrick & I having our yearly Christmas photo taken in front of our Christmas tree.
Tim Christmas 2010
For Christmas Mom & Dad Kelly got Patrick a model FJ. So now we have a small FJ and the full size FJ.
Makenna checking Uncle Patrick being silly with pipe cleaners. It worked as the girls were laughing so hard.
Anissa & Makenna Christmas 2013
Melissa Christmas 2013
Chris really liked his snowman box. When he opened it he found homemade lemon cookies. Christmas 2013
.... Anissa also did an interpertive dance to a Christmas song...... Christmas 2013
Grandma Peak Christmas 2013
Patrick & I like to go look at the Gingerbread houses at the Coeur d' Alene plaza. We stoped to get our picture taken with Santa. Yes Santa we were good this year. Dec 2010
The hoodie I got Patrick for Christmas 2010
Anissa showing her Christmas Dress.
Mom & Dad in front of our tree.
Jerry liked our FJ so much that he got one for them. They wanted to get a picture of both our FJ & Jerry & Jovina's FJ.
They made it to scale. Patrick confimed that the engin looks like our full size one.
If you notice we all were wearing purple for our Christmas gathering.
Anissa & Makenna opening up the gift from Uncle Pat, Aunt Melissa, Papa Peak, & Uma Peak.
Lorinda, Chris, Anissa, & Makenna Christmas 2013
Normally you do not want to take a picture with something sticking out of the persons head. But in this case I look cute with that bow on top of my head. It was on the Christmas tree behind me. Christmas 2013
Dad with another fashion statement. He found a box lid for a hat & some wrapping paper for a scarf. Christmas 2013
.....then Chris played a few Christmas songs on his clarinet..... Christmas 2013
I know this picture is out of focus. But Makenna had such a cute smile I had to post it. Christmas 2013
Patrick with Santa. Dec 2010
Mitch enjoying his Christmas gift from us.
Grandma Peak opening her gifts.
Makena and her Christmas dress.
For Christmas we purchased one of the aprins that my Aunt Maria made. Aunt Maria & Monica made aprins to sell to help raise money for Aunt Maria's cancer treatments.
The purple people eaters.
We had got the girls a Disney Dance along DVD. Anissa doing one of the dance moves.
Chris, Anissa, & Dad Christmas 2013
Anissa draped on the couch. How artistic. Christmas 2013
One of the gifts from Chris & Lorinda was a "brag" book with pictures of the girls thru the years. They really loved looking at the pictures. Christmas 2013
.....And Lorinda played the violin & we sang Christmas carols. Christmas 2013
Anissa poising with Papa Peaks Santa hat. Christmas 2013
Our Christmas tree 2010
Mitch enjoying his Christmas sucker rawhide on Christmas Day. 2010
Anissa & Makenna playing with the doll house at our house on Christmas Day. They love coming over to Unc.le Pat's & Aunt Melissa's house to play with the doll house we have here for them.
Makenna got the Lady Bug game. The Sheppard family playing her new game.
Jovina modeling her new aprin.
Patrick with one of his Chrismas packages.
Makena doing the dance moves
Something you will not see very often. Dad drinking a Coke. He is a Pepsi person. We had to document that he was actually drinking a Coke. Christmas 2013
Makenna Christmas 2013
After opening the gifts we had Christmas entertainment. Mom sang Silver Bells.... Christmas 2013
Lorinda Christmas 2013
Mitch resting on his holiday blanket. 2010
Patrick opening up his gifts from me. Christmas Eve 2010
Santa Dad. Dec 25, 2010
Lorinda happy on Christmas Day.
Mom w/ Dad Kelly comparing cell phones while Patrick looks on.
Mom & Dad Kelly in front of our tree.
Now Papa Peak playing the Lady Bug game with Anissa & Makenna.
Makenna wanted a picture of her with one of her horse stickers that we got her for Christmas. Silly girl put it on her nose.
Both the girls really loved the DVD and the accessories that we made to go with the DVD.
Mom & Dad Christmas 2013
Dad trying out a do-rag for Christmas. 2013
....Makenna did an interpretive dance to a Christmas song...... Christmas 2013
On Christmas day Mom, Dad, Grandma Peak, Uncle Tom, Chris, Lorinda, Anissa, & Makenna came over to my house. We had a buffet style lunch. 2013