Our first Christmas in our own home: it was quiet; it was simple; it was cozy; it was a blessing.
Time was spent cooking, baking, decorating, laughing, wrapping, dancing, and relaxing.
A few of you have been asking for some photos, so I have posted a few here. Our family photo by the tree needs some lightening up, so I will send that out later.
This is clearly the largest Christmas tree we have ever had. Thanks to our neighborhood garden shop, Adams and Sons, for their friendly service and great prices.
A simple centerpiece for the table:
And for the kitchen:
We celebrated the start of 2014 by dancing and throwing confetti: