Hand sewn pillow cases, brought from a friend in west Africa. The stitching was perfect; I am so envious of this gift!
Nativities — this one made of olive wood from Israel.
Christmas guacamole and carnitas, because we could.
Home sweet home, how I miss you!
Tree trimming by my brother’s girlfriend; it was gorgeous, albeit dislexic in this photo.
Christmas dinner, including the best sweet potatoes we’d ever eaten.
And I’d love to include a family photo here — but every single one I took resulted in one of the monkeys making a ridiculous face. Like this:
My family is tired of my incessant photography, which is really too bad. They are a good looking group — and we had a ton of fun being together.