Christmas 2012 has been fantastic. A little quieter than past years but all in all a great few days at Gallitown.
Christmas Eve we got dressed up in our best for the annual Christmas Candle Light Service at Church
My very handsome boy and beautiful girl
Wow she is growing so fast!
What a Goofball
Now that is one good looking family (Expect my hair is REALLY bad haha)
After the service Mike, Megan and Aubrey and my parents came over for some treats and quality family time
Uncle Mike and Zachy playing
What are you doing wrapped up in the car mat Zach?
Grammee and Abs
Abby in her new Christmas eve Jammies saying hi to Aubrey
Uncle B and little Aubrey
Grandad and Abs
Abby showing off a new book bag she got from Grammee and Grandad on Christmas Eve
This is Zach showing the cars he got from Grammee and Grandad
Gramme and little Aubrey
Daddy Daughter time
Baby Aubrey (3 Months old)
I think someone is getting a little tired...
Then it was time for Christmas Morning. Here's a video of the kids coming out of their rooms so see what Santa brought them.
Abby got a desk from Santa
Zach got a Lego table from Santa
Big Duke got a Duke sized bone from Santa
Bear got a Big Bone for Duke to steal from her later hehe
Zach checking out his stocking
Abs digging in
This is Zach opening up the Lego clock he got from Abby
Abby opening up the girl Lego, Pink monster truck and Moshie Monsters she got from Zach
We got a new Bulldog for Christmas...
Oh wait, that's Zach in his new Bulldog housecoat
Mummy opening up the purse she got from Abby
Hugs for Bear Bear
Big Duke and his bone.
Abby wearing a Big Poppa's girl toque she got from me
Some cool beads (She's going to make me an Oiler bracelet!!!
Zach got lots of Lego for Christmas which he LOVED! (And so did I)
Abby showing off her desk after we moved it into her room
Big Daddy and Zachy building Legos
Abs building her Lego she got from Zach. She did awesome. I was SO impressed!
Chrissy cooking Christmas diner! She did awesome! It was delicious!!!
My Grandma, Ma and Pa came over for Christmas dinner.
Grandma opening up some of her presents
The gang ready for dinner
On Boxing day we made brunch and Uncle Mike, Auntie Megan and Aubrey came over
Abs opening up presents from Uncle Mike, Auntie Megan and Aubrey
Watching the kids open presents
Hugs for Aubrey and Auntie Megan
Auntie Megan and Aubrey
Zach playing with his rocket launcher her got from Uncle Mike, Auntie Megan and Aubrey
Abs and Aubs
Time for a Venables classic - SMASH CARS. I suck at this game and totally embarrassed my wife :)
Abby just can't get enough of her cousin
I took this picture to study Mike's winning smash car design and be ready for our next match!
Skype'ing with the Venables clan in Ottawa
Zach making his smash car
Abby was in heaven holding her little cousin
And well, so was I. She is so AWESOME!
Sleeping with Uncle B
Later that night it was time for Gallimore Christmas over at my Ma and Pa's
Dinner time. Notice this side of the table is crazy and out of control (Pa's side)
And this side is perfect and smiling! (Ma's side)
This is such a bad picture but I love it. Bad hair, wonky look on my face but man that turkey leg was good!!!
Auntie Sue and Syd opening up presents from Grammee and Grandad
Big Zach opening while Big Pappa looks on
Syd and her Mama
Ally and her Daddy opening up gifts
Love the new touque you got Abs!
So does your Mum
Abs watching Auntie open her gifts
Ally watching her Daddy open his presents
Ally and Uncle Steve smiling
Chrissy laughing at Abs in her awesome Touque
Syd starting to play with her new toys
We had a great Christmas. I can't believe it's already over...only 363 days till next year :)