My plan was to update you daily on this first annual "25 Days: HH Style," but I have obviously failed you in that goal so far. Here's a recap of the holiday fun we've had so far!
I thought this would be a simple enough 'craft' to get us started. Who doesn't love to color?! Well, my family, apparently! Mommy finished her picture....Daddy was on screaming baby duty so only colored about half of his picture....Boogie was more interested in taking the crayons and running and trying to put the crayon box in the trash...Here are our masterpieces:
This is an absolute 'must do' event if you're ever in Kansas City in early December. It's held at the Overland Park Arboretum and Botanical Gardens the weekend after Thanksgiving and the following weekend. There are paths and paths lined with candle luminaries, white Christmas lights, carolers, hot cider, Santa, and more! B-E-A-UTIFUL! This had been on our calendar for weeks! We planned to meet up with other families from our playgroup and enjoy this event together...BUT after horrendous traffic and dark, cold, rainy weather...we ended up going at it alone. The wind across the lake and the rain in our faces made it a little uncomfortable and we cut the experience short. It will definitely be a regular activity in our "25 Days" though!
When I selected the ornament we would make this night, it was before I had realized my family's distaste for coloring...so, this activity was bound to be a disaster.
Mommy finished her ornament:
Daddy got distracted by basketball and halfway completed his:
Stay tuned for more crazy adventures of the 25 Days: HH Style...