Becky M. had the idea to decorate the tree with the bluish and silver theme, which I thought turned out very pretty. It took some work to get the lights strung so they looked nice. I was hoping the kids would have helped more to get the ornaments on, but they were more interested in playing with cousins and running up and down Grandma's steps. A couple more decorating pictures are at the bottom of this post.
Here's Bailey playing with one of the tubs of Legos.
Jeff and Aaron battle it out with a game of Othello.
Someone had to do the work in the kitchen...
...because the main chef was napping with her newest grandson. :)
Now Grandpa gets a turn at holding him.
And Becky C. did a good job of getting him to sleep when he was screaming so much. Here at home Tracy has the touch.