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My son brought home the cutest and most inspirational craft from bible study the other day.

It now sits in the center of our table.

 But as for me and my household, we will serve the LORD. Joshua 24:15

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My family seriously had the best Christmas; it’s so sad that the celebration is over already. The boys got way too many toys, so many in fact we could probably donate them all to a small country and every child there would have one of their very own.

My family, my brother’s family, my great-grandma, and my parents start the fun on Christmas Eve when we all gather at my parent’s house for dinner and presents. A big part of the fun was tracking Santa on the NORAD website. Tracking Santa gets better every year, it’s truly amazing, and the kids just eat it up.

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Yesterday on my blog I wrote about our trip to the Irvine Park for the Christmas Train. It was such a fun, magical experience for the boys. They both sat on Santa’s lap and neither boy freaked out; which is every parent’s desired outcome.

While we waited in line for Santa I felt the need to have a little talk with my oldest son. He is almost four and understands more and more with each passing day, probably more than I realize. Both hubby and I grew up with and have fond memories of Santa and we wanted our boys to experience Santa too, but in a different way.

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