We don’t do it every night, and these days we’re lucky when we can get any more than just the two littles nestled in right there, but usually the big girls are close (doing homework or working on something or another), but the minute we start reading that Christmas spirit seeps into every nook and cranny all around us.
We’ve done the kids favorites so far (“The Grinch” and “Frosty”) and a couple of my favorites too: (“The Gift of the Magi” and “The Three Trees”), and a few in between.
Sometimes the girls just sit and read without me:
…complete with socks in their hair 🙂
My favorite moment from last Saturday was coming out of the laundry room to find this:
I love this tradition with all my heart.
Some of my favorite books we’ve gathered over the years (and yours in the comments) are back HERE.