Peyton’s First Christmas

While it wasn’t a white Christmas we did have a fabulous time celebrating with family that traveled to be with us. Here are a few photos :

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DSC_0378 - Version 2  Peyton absolutely loved opening presents. I figured she would just stare at them and let us do it all but she got in there and tore off some paper.

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DSC_0460 - Version 2We took a trip into the city with family. I loved this patriotic tree at the Smithsonian.

DSC_0514 DSC_0535   The memorials are so pretty when the sun is setting. We zipped around them and had an action packed day of trying to see as much as we could!

What was the highlight of your holiday? Did you have family visit and did you do any “tourist-y” things?


Big things

I didn’t mean to go radio silent. Some big things happened, we got the townhouse and we moved. My mom has been generous with her time and energy and has been here since Monday cleaning and scrubbing and mopping every inch of this townhouse. Seriously y’all, I could not have done this alone. Instead of a mish-mosh of furniture and boxes it now looks like a home. Pictures to come soon.

Thanks for all the good thoughts as we waited to hear back on this place. I think we are going to love it here 🙂