The pics say: We roasted marshmallows in the fireplace.
The truth: The kids were happy as clams, and loved it.
The pic says: We went to the movies. And we look happy.
The truth: We spent $50, Luke "needed" to pee 5 times, so we were that annoying family who gets up and down multiple times and then he wanted to leave early. Ellie loved every minute of it. Not quite the family bonding time we had hoped for.
We had the littlest bit of snow last Friday. Luke took advantage of that and as I was getting Ellie into the car he laid right down and spread his wings.
Aunt Hannah and Uncle Joe gave Ellie a princess castle tent for Christmas and the kids have been enjoying playing in the new "fort". Last weekend they had a little kissing session in there and I'm so glad I was able to capture it, even though the pictures are terrible the expressions on their faces are priceless. And just because I loved this little moment, here's another: