Monday, 26 December 2011

Merry Christmas

Christmas Morning
Look what Santa brought for all of us.
What an awesome Christmas Day!!! Everyone pitched in and made it wonderful. Even though it was at our house, it wasn't stressful at all. My sister wins the award for "best surprise gift giver" and "best cook". I tell you what, she was outstanding. 
Remi and his new pirate cushion
My Sister made this awesome cushion for Remi's bed, he LOVES it!

Me with my new quilt
Not only did Leanne make the cushion for Remi, but look what I was spoilt with as well.
Best surprise present ever!!!!
My mum got one too - boy has L been busy!

the boys
The boys waiting patiently for their presents.

Bacon Lady
Elise, what can I say???

The kids Xmas brekky
Some of the cousins having brekky.

Xmas brekky
Brekky time for everyone

Chief Xmas lunch cooks
Chief cooks for the day - my Sister and I.
We cooked roast lamb and pork, loads of potatoes, sweet potatoes, pumpkin, carrots and peas, and we made the best gravies ever! Elise and Ben bought the ham along, Ben and Chris bought the Turkey and stuffing, and Jarrod and Mika the chicken. It was topped off with the mother of all Christmas puddings. The pud was the best ever as well! Well done again Sis. Di Di made her ever delicious shortbread, mince tarts and (again) the best Christmas cake ever!!!! I tell you what, this Christmas will be hard to beat.
Xmas lunch
The feast for 29 of us - so much food!

Family feast



My Xmas lunch
My Christmas lunch - nom nom nom...

Moustache man
Guess what Remi got in his bon bon?

My dad and his little mate D
My Dad (left) and Uncle Dave

All smiles
My Sister and our Aunty Diana
Everyone had so much fun, all the kids played really well together and the weather turned out gorgeous. Seeing family together makes me very happy - hopefully next year,  everyone will be there.

I hope your Christmas was as wonderful as ours...

Mon. x

P.S. I LOOOOooovvveeee my new quilt!!! Thanks Sis! Mwah! Mwah! and Mwah!

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