Sorry--this will be a picture-heavy post.
Today was another great mail day! Look what arrived in my mailbox, courtesy of a certain generous person and Canada post:
And I also got a swap package from Amirah in Malaysia! Thanks to Homeland Security, I can be assured that it is a safe package:
And now for some picture of the holiday festivities. We acquired a T Rex (which roars and makes stomping noises):
Finally, this is a picture I took a couple weeks ago but couldn't post then. Thing 1 drew this picture on burlap and then embroidered it herself, with only a tiny bit of help from me. It is her present to her grandparents, and you can see she's very proud of it.