I got too tired to write up some witty little thing about what we were up to this year on our cards…I figured I could say it all in pictures.
But for record-keeping sake I wanted to sum it up in a few words too.
1,387 tantrums thrown
46 pounds of “baby” to lug around
6 different doctor specialists visited
0 trips to the emergency room (don’t worry, I just knocked on wood)
1 syndrome diagnosed
3 trips to Mexico
10 reams of paper filled up with creative drawings
4 therapists we are indebted to
4 family entrepreneurial businesses started (Elle’s dance/gymnastics classes, Max’s lawn mowing, Grace’s child care and Elle’s photography)
9,495 pictures taken (that’s not including the thousands of deleted ones)
1 book published
1 half marathon run
2 new members of the family now snow-skiers
2 car wrecks
1 additional Priesthood holder
14 rounds of antibiotics taken
1 kid in Jr. High
4 girls in the same school
1 thankful family
We wish everyone such a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year from our house to yours!
We hope you all have a great 25th!
That is seriously the coolest Christmas card I have ever seen and read! You are one talented and clever lady. Merry Christmas. Thanks for sharing your blog. I love it!
Hope you guys had a wonderful Christmas Shawni! 🙂
thought about you guys alot yesterday, just didn'tget a chance to post any comments!! hope you guys had a wonderful Christmas
oh forgot to let you know, i changed blogs…. when you get a chance….
give little lu a hug from me!!
I loved your Christmas card, but was disappointed that it didn't come with a newsletter. I'm glad you wrote one on here. Merry Christmas!
p.s. that rash in your earlier post looked SO miserable!
Love your card Shawni. So beautiful!!!Merry Christmas to you guys!!!
HI THERE..I JUST LOVE YOUR BLOG, ALL THE KIDS ARE SO CUTE! WE HAVE A BIG FAMILY TOO 8 KIDS AND 20 GRANDS..SO I CAN REALLY RELATE TO YOUR LIST! Come say hi 😀
Your family is amazing you know that right?! Just love this card! BEAUTIFUL familY!
I LOVE the card and list! We can relate to a lot of that. I recently found your blog and wanted to stop in and say hi. I really love reading about your beautiful family. I was so touched by Lucy's story and will keep her and you all in my prayers.
I Love your card. Beautiful family!
I have enjoyed following your Blog for the last couple of months..GREAT PHOTOS!!! I am planning our Christmas pictures and I am wondering what program you use to make your cards? Thanks