On Thursday, we celebrated the beginning of the kids' Christmas break with a visit to Kris Kringle. We headed to the Notebooms' to see their lights and--of course--Santa!
This night was extra special because Chris and Cara came along. Our nephew's home from grad school at UMass, and our niece has some time off from her job in Cleveland. We don't get to see them nearly enough, so we were thrilled they could come with us!
After oohing and aahing at the Notebooms' lights, we stopped by Nana and Papa's house. While we were there, Brett started looking for some old Christmas pictures:
The kids were fascinated by the family albums!
After that stop, we continued our tour of neighborhood lights:
What a great way to spend a Thursday night!
Later, I had to make a quick trip to Target for school, so Ryan went with me. Here's what he brought home: