Dear Santa

Thank you from the bottom of our hearts for giving us such a joyous and memorable Christmas this year!

Peppermint and Chocolate cookies for Santa :)

Peppermint and Chocolate cookies for Santa πŸ™‚

Christmas Eve...all ready!

Christmas Eve…all ready!

Christmas Day - Dad had to work, and then contend with a snow storm coming home. Zack calls for him to hurry up and get inside so the unwrapping of gifts can begin :)

Christmas Day – Dad had to work, and then contend with a snow storm coming home. Zack calls for him to hurry up and get inside so the unwrapping of gifts can begin πŸ™‚

Looks like Santa enjoyed the cookies and milk!

Looks like Santa enjoyed the cookies and milk!

Eva wonders where to begin

Eva wonders where to begin

Trin seems to be in a state of disbelief over receiving an MP3 player.

Trin seems to be in a state of disbelief over receiving an MP3 player.

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Zack is overjoyed to unwrap a target to go with the archery set Santa had delivered

Pink gel blade guards!

Pink gel blade guards!

Rane got a camera - no more hounding mom for one...or sneaking off with mom's camera :)

Rane got a camera – no more hounding mom for one…or sneaking off with mom’s camera πŸ™‚

Eva tries on the skates Santa sent to her

Eva tries on the skates Santa sent to her

The skates fit perfectly

The skates fit perfectly

Just beautiful!

Just beautiful!

Zack, ready for the great outdoors...only, it's nighttime and archery will have to wait until morning :)

Zack, ready for the great outdoors…only, it’s nighttime and archery will have to wait until morning πŸ™‚

a lone tree, again

a lone tree, again

we went outside to check the condition of the roads...Rane was ecstatic to have her own camera to document our adventure

we went outside to check the condition of the roads…Rane was ecstatic to have her own camera to document our adventure

the trouble with arrows: you have to go looking for them. Santa suggested tying a piece of ribbon to the arrows ;)

the trouble with arrows: you have to go looking for them. Santa suggested tying a piece of ribbon to the arrows πŸ˜‰

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Trin is very happy that she can listen to her music without headphones

Trin is very happy that she can listen to her music without headphones

one happy girl with her portable music!

one happy girl with her portable music!

comparing photos...Santa has joked that we are now a family of paparazzi - I said that I hope we have better manners :)

comparing photos…Santa has joked that we are now a family of paparazzi – I said that I hope we have better manners πŸ™‚

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Thank you, Santa!
Happy New Year!
We love you,
The Starfish Family

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Vaishnava, wife, mother
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13 Responses to Dear Santa

  1. Hello- I don’t know if you participate in the awards on WordPress or not, but I nominated your blog for the Sunshine Award. More details can be found here: http://fictionalmachines.com/very-inspiring-blogger-award-round-two/the-sunshine-award/ Keep up the great work and Happy New Year! πŸ™‚

  2. Ralph says:

    Lovely photos Lyann. Thank you for showing them. Ralph x πŸ˜€

  3. rebekah says:

    Seems that a good Christmas was had by all! πŸ™‚ Lots of gifts…

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